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Travelers usually depart from Manchester, Manchester - Shudehill Interchange, Manchester Coach Station, Manchester-New Moston, or Manchester-Miles Platting when they travel from Manchester to Johannesburg. Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Fly Safair, British Airways, Qatar Airways, and Turkish Airlines. Manchester and Johannesburg have 401 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Manchester to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
Fly SafairSFRFAYes0
0
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
0
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
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Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
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South Africa COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in South Africa – 01/2023
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Manchester, MAN can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of a negative pre-departure COVID-19 test result is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Manchester?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Manchester and Istanbul, Barcelona, Rome, Lisbon, Málaga, Alicante, Athens, Madrid, Paris, London, Milan, Budapest, Brussels, Amsterdam, New York, Palma, Majorca, Dublin, Malta, Faro, Antalya.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, London, George, Harare, East London, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Lusaka, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo, Hangzhou.
What airports are near Manchester?
The main airport in Manchester is Manchester. It is also served by London Stansted, Manchester, Luton, Birmingham, Newcastle, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Isle of Man.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Manchester and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Manchester and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Manchester and Johannesburg can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Manchester and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Manchester and Johannesburg with Ryanair, Fly Safair, British Airways, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines.
When's the best time to travel between Manchester and Johannesburg?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Manchester and Johannesburg, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Manchester and Johannesburg?
Traveling between Manchester and Johannesburg, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
How many airports are there near Manchester?
There are a number of airports in and around Manchester. The main one is Manchester and other nearby airports include London Stansted, Manchester, Luton, Birmingham, Newcastle, Bristol, Liverpool John Lennon, Leeds Bradford, East Midlands, Isle of Man
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Manchester and Johannesburg depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Manchester and Johannesburg arrive?
What time do flights between Manchester and Johannesburg depart?
What time do flights between Manchester and Johannesburg arrive?

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