A Star Alliance member Ethiopian Airlines offers fairly priced return flights from Manchester to Cape Town or Johannesburg available from £386 return. This is a full-service deal with one usually short layover in Addis Ababa on the way. If you can book your ticket a lot in advance you can fly to South Africa during the local summer season which is a perfect time to explore this unique country!
Flying from: Manchester
Flying to: Cape Town, Johannesburg
Airline(s): Ethiopian Airlines
Luggage: 2x23kg bags
Travel period: January to March 2020
Book by: 30th of June
Manchester – Cape Town from £445 (booking with the airline)
Booking sample of High-season flights from Manchester to Cape Town £386 return. Outbound from the United Kingdom to the Republic of South Africa on the 18th of January. Inbound from Cape Town back to Manchester on the 1st of February 2021.