Flights to South Africa

Flights to South Africa

Find the best flights to South Africa and your connections to Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth and all other major South African cities. Here is your guide to travel times, visa requirements and trip planner to make your flight to South Africa as pleasant as possible.

On Arrival in Johannesburg at O.R. Tambo Airport you will be welcomed by first-class services you can expect at an international airport.

Flights to South Africa

Required Travel Documents

You will need the following documents to enter South Africa.

  1. Passport valid for at least 6 months
  2. Valid Visa, see how to apply for a visa
  3. An Unabridged Birth Certificate for passengers below the age of 18
  4. Proof of sufficient funds to cover expenses during your stay
  5. A return or onward ticket
  6. A Yellow fever certificate if your journey starts in the yellow fever belt of Africa or South America

Flight Time to South Africa

Flight Duration Flights per Day
Direct Flights from New York to South Africa 14hr 50min 1+
Direct Flights from London to South Africa 11hr 15min 3+
Direct Flights from Paris to South Africa 10hr 35min 1+
Flights from Rome to South Africa 12hr 40min 4+
Flights from Athens to South Africa 13hr 5+
Direct Flights from Istanbul to South Africa 9 hr 50min 1+
Flights from Tokyo to South Africa 19h 50min 5+

O.R. Tambo (Johannesburg) Airport has one terminal so no need for ground transport to connect with other flights.

Connecting Flights from Johannesburg

Flight Duration Flights per Day
Flights from Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth 1hr 35min 9+
Flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town 2hr 34+
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban 1hr 5min 19+
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein 1hr 4+
Flights from Johannesburg to Kimberley 1hr 5min 1+
Flights from Johannesburg to East London 1hr 25min 4+
Flights from Johannesburg to George 1hr 45min 5+

Domestic flights need to check in 1 hour before departure.

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