Non-stop flights to East London (ELS)
East London Airport is a small airport in South Africa. It is a domestic airport. Currently, there are 3 domestic flights to East London.
East London is mainly known for sightseeing & culture.
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This month, there are 306 flights arriving at East London Airport, which are 70 flights per week or 10 flights per day.
The most frequently departed flights to East London are routes from Johannesburg (JNB) in South Africa and Cape Town (CPT), also in South Africa. These two routes together are operated 280 times this month, and make up for 92% of all monthly arrivals at East London Airport.
The longest flight to East London ELS is departing from Cape Town (CPT). This non-stop flight takes around 1 hour and 35 minutes and covers a distance of 535 miles (861 km).
List of all direct flights to East London
Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to East London, ordered by popularity.
Airlines flying to East London
Currently, there are 3 airlines that fly to East London. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all ELS flights:
Business class flights to East London
There are 2 airports that have flights to East London in Business Class. All airports that offer business class flights to ELS are listed below:
International flights to East London
Currently there are no international flights to East London. The only flights to East London are domestic flights within South Africa. To get to East London from another country you will need a flight with a stopover, for example through Johannesburg or Cape Town.
Domestic flights to East London
Flights from South Africa to East London
There are 3 airports in South Africa that have non-stop domestic flights to East London.
From Cape Town, direct flights are offered by Airlink, British Airways (Oneworld) and Safair.
From Durban, the only airline with direct flights is Safair. This is a seasonal route that starts in April and ends in October.
From Johannesburg, direct flights are offered by Airlink, British Airways (Oneworld) and Safair.
Alternative airports near East London
Flying to an alternative airport near East London could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. The only alternative airport to East London (ELS) within a range of 125 miles (200 km) is Mthatha (UTT).
Frequently asked questions - FAQ
How many airports are there in East London?
There is 1 airport in East London: East London Airport (ELS).
What is the best airport to fly into East London?
The most convenient airport to fly into East London is East London Airport (ELS).
How many airlines fly to East London?
There are 3 airlines flying to East London from 3 airports around the world, as of April 2021.
Which airlines fly to East London?
Safair, British Airways and Airlink operate most flights to East London. To get a full overview of all operating airlines, please use the airline filter.
Which alliances are flying to East London?
Oneworld is currently the only alliance flying to East London.
How many nonstop flights are there to East London?
There are roughly 306 flights arriving at East London every month (or 70 flights each week), from a total of 3 airports - all within South Africa.
What is the official name of East London Airport?
The official name of East London Airport is East London Airport.
What is the airport code of East London Airport?
The airport code of East London Airport is ELS.
What are the most popular flights to East London?
Johannesburg, Cape Town and Durban are the 3 most popular routes to East London. For a complete overview of all flight routes to East London, please use our flight map.