The George Airport was formerly known as P.W. Botha Airport whose code is GRJ and FAGG. The airport was established in 1977 and has the reputation of being efficient such that it has won an efficiency award two times.
Flight Time to George
|Travel Time||Flights per Day|
|Flights from Johannesburg to George||1hr 55min||6+|
|Flights from Cape Town to George||50min||3+|
|Flights from Durban to George||1hr 50min||6+ per week|
|Flights from Bloemfontein to George||1hr 20min||2+|
|Flights from East London to George||4hr||3+|
|Flights from Port Elizabeth to George||50min||5+ per week|
|Flights from Kimberley to George||2hr 45min||3+|
The airport resembled the Keetmanshoop Airport initially but since then it has developed and looked differently.
The airlines that operate at the George Airport are Airlink, CemAir, FlySafair, Kulula.com, Mango and South African Express. The airports serve local destinations in major cities such as Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg.
Ground transportation at the George airport is available through taxis, shuttles and car rentals. Taxi services can be accessed through Eden, Barnard and Zeelie taxis.
You can access car rentals through Avis, Thrifty, Tempest, Hertz, Bidvest Car Rental and Europcar.
There are facilities and shops at George Airport where you can make stops and grab valuables such as snacks, foods and beverages, accessories and clothing/footwear.
Some of the shops at the airport include Wimpy, Louis57 Golf Shop, Sunglass Hut, Sweets Treats, Vodashop and Illy Express.
The best time to travel to George is during summer which is experienced between November and March. These are the best time to travel to George if you love outdoor activities.
There are various attractions at George that will make your visit worthwhile such as Penang Hill, Khoo Kongsi, Kek Lok Si, Sri Mahamariamman temple, Penang botanic Gardens, Gurney Plaza, Goddess of Mercy Temple and Batik Painting Museuem Penang.
Flight information: 086 72 77 888
Phone:+27 44 876 0090
Tel: +27 (0)44 876 9310
Fax: +27 (0)44 876 9027
Address: A07, Domestic Arrivals, George Airport, Old Mossel Bay Rd, George, 6529, South Africa