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About Premium Economy flights to South Africa

Treat yourself to a Premium Economy upgrade with our flights to South Africa.

Flight times departing the UK to South Africa range from 11 to 20 hours in total, depending on the length of stopovers. The only direct Premium Economy flights to South Africa depart from London Heathrow and travel to Johannesburg and Cape Town. With greater legroom, priority boarding and delicious meals, Premium Economy is a first rate way of travelling to South Africa. Ideal for those wanting to experience superior comfort at an affordable price, once you fly in Premium Economy, you won’t want to go back to Economy.

Major airlines that fly Premium Economy to South Africa

Premium Economy flights from the UK to South Africa are available from London Heathrow, Manchester, Birmingham, Newcastle and Scotland with the following airlines:

Our Travel Experts' recommendations

Offering great value for money, we recommend flying Premium Economy to South Africa with Virgin Atlantic. On board, it’s the little things that make your trip more enjoyable – more space, a welcome glass of bubbly, a proper workspace, in-seat laptop power, and delicious food served on authentic china. Other perks of flying with Virgin Atlantic include a dedicated check-in and bag drop, priority boarding and extra baggage allowances.

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