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South African Airways Flights

South African Airways Information

They say that South Africa is a world in one country, and that's no exaggeration. If your first destination is Johannesburg, you can enjoy that city's renowned nightlife and its fine restaurants which offer visitors great value and the best of South African service. With your South African Airways flights, you'll also be able to see:

  • The wildlife of the Kruger National Park
  • Table Mountain, and spectacular views over Cape Town
  • The famous beaches of Clifton
  • Robben Island, where Nelson Mandela was imprisoned

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There's so much to see that your itinerary is going to be a packed one. While in the Cape, take the opportunity to hire a car and visit the famous vineyards of Stellenbosch, nestled under beautiful mountains. Nearby are the warm waters of False Bay, and the unspoilt beaches of The Strand. Remember that South African Airways flights can transport you anywhere you choose within South Africa, so should you want to visit fascinating Bloemfontein, in the centre of the country, that's easily done.

One of the must-do journeys in South Africa is a drive up the Garden Route, beginning in Cape Town, and using South African Airways, this couldn't be easier. The excellent local roads sweep through the mountains and allow for many personal diversions. Stop off along the way at a small town such as Barrydale, a little off the beaten track, for a real flavour of local hospitality in boutique lodgings. Jeffreys Bay is famous worldwide for its surfing, and that's on your journey too. There are flights from Port Elizabeth, your destination, and a place that lives up to its local reputation as being "the friendly city". When you choose flights to South Africa all of the sights of this great country are at your fingertips.

South African Airways Fleet: 54 aircraft

South African Airways Fleet Details:

Aircraft Type Aircraft Aircraft Number
Airbus A319 Airbus A319-100 11
Airbus A320 Airbus A320-200 2
Airbus A330 Airbus A330-200 6
Airbus A340 Airbus A340-200 1
Airbus A340-300 8
Airbus A340-600 9
Boeing 737 Boeing 737-200 1
Boeing 737-300 2
Boeing 737-800 14

South African Airways in-flight services and entertainment:

South African Airways baggage (allowance, excess fees):

Hub: South African Airways operates mainly from Johannesburg airport (JNB).

Johannesburg - OR Tambo International (JNB / FAJS)

Founded on: 01-02-1934

Fleet Age (years): 8.9

South African Airways - Alliances and frequent flyer program: South African Airways joined Star Alliance alliance. South African Airways Frequent Flyer program is Voyager.

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Flight Upington Durban UTN - DUR £210 09 September
Flight Upington Durban UTN - DUR £435 01 to 08 September
Flight Johannesburg Harare JNB - HRE £190 20 November to 30 December
Flight Johannesburg Bulawayo JNB - BUQ £283 21 to 23 October
Flight Johannesburg Livingstone JNB - LVI £109 03 February
Flight Mauritius Cape Town MRU - CPT £567 03 to 10 June
Flight Johannesburg Kimberley JNB - KIM £140 11 December to 15 January
Flight London Port Elizabeth LON - PLZ £619 10 November to 06 April
Flight Mauritius Cape Town MRU - CPT £364 13 September
Flight Johannesburg Kimberley JNB - KIM £115 27 October to 03 November
Flight Hoedspruit Kimberley HDS - KIM £213 17 November
Flight Kimberley Hoedspruit KIM - HDS £187 17 November
Flight Cape Town Gaborone CPT - GBE £162 24 October
Flight Bulawayo Lusaka BUQ - LUN £471 27 October to 03 November
Flight Livingstone Durban LVI - DUR £163 13 April

Based on latest flight's searches. Last update: 20/10/2016

South African Airways (SA/SAA)

South African Airways is the national carrier of South Africa, with a large fleet of new aircraft and a worldwide reputation for excellent service. South African Airways flights offer you a choice of destinations, with connections to every major city in the country, so whether your journey is a once in a lifetime holiday, or on business, you'll be able to arrive where you need to be.