F4 Home
Home Flight Search Holiday Flight Search About Flight4 Travl Guides
South Africa Flight Search
Compare low cost flights and Discounted Airfares to Johannesburg. Compare several airlines and major UK flight consolidators in one search, then click to book direct.

Flight4 operates an independent flight and airfare search system, we help you quickly compare the latest Johannesburg flight deals from across hundreds of travel website's in just a few clicks. Once we have helped you find the right deal we'll link you directly to the relevant airline or consolidators website in order for you to complete your flight booking.

At Flight4.com
We make it easy to compare and book discount flights and low cost direct flights to Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town, with availability from wordwide departure points and from UK international airports including: London Heathrow (LHR), London Gatwick (LGW) and Manchester (MAN) airports. Direct services from UK airports to Johannesburg are operated by British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and South African Airways. Popular non-direct services with stopover options include: Emirates with stopover packages in Dubai. Typical flight duration for direct services to Johannesburg is 13 hours.

Additional Services.
Save upto 60% on the following extra services:

South Africa: South Africa is one of the most beautiful and diverse countries you could wish to visit. It offers amazing scenery, incredible wildlife, fascinating cultures and outstanding value for money. This independent and distinctive country is proud of its culture. its progress and its natural riches. South Africa extends the warmest of welcomes to holidaymaker's.

Airfares to Johannesburg JNB: To compare the best low cost airfares to Johannesburg start searching now by completing the search fields in the panels above, then sit back and relax while we show you the best discount flights and airfares on the net

General information: Currency: Rand (R). Time: GMT +2. Electricity: 220 volts. Language: South African, English. International dialing code from the UK: 00 27.

Climate: Being in the southern hemisphere seasons are reversed. Climate varies with the region being subtropical in the east dry on the west coast and temperate on the south coast. Come prepared for the heat especially on safari or on the beach.

Major Gateways: Johannesburg (JNB). Cape Town (CPT). Durban (DUR). South Africa is a big country and internal flights link all major cities. Train transportation is best if you want to take in the splendor of the veldt. All major car hire firms are represented.

Top Cape Town Attractions:

Cape Town International Jazz Festival: Cape Town comes alive to the beat of Jazz music from around the world. Regarded as being one of the best Jazz festivals in the world, takes place over two day in March.

J&B Met: The most prestigious horse racing event in South Africa. The day is full of great racing events as well as being a day of glamorous fashion, great entertainment and being the place to be seen with partying into the small hours.

Hermanus Whale Festival: From July to September the Southern Right Whales travel the thousands of miles to the southern coast of South Africa to mate and calve. To celebrate this event the annual Hermanus Whale Festival takes place in September. Lots of fun is to be had including theatre, concerts, arts and crafts along with some of the best land based whale watching opportunities in the world.

Cape Times Waterfront Wine Affair: Taste and buy some of the best Cape wine from the many top wine estates in the region. Pace yourself as there are over 300 different wines to taste.

Compare the latest Discounted Airfares:

Amsterdam
Athens
Barcelona
Berlin
Bordeaux
Boston
Cape Town
Chicago
Crete
Florence
Geneva
Hong Kong
Johannesburg
Lisbon
Madrid
Melbourne
Montreal
Munich
New York
Palma
Paris
Prague
Rhodes
Rome
Stockholm
Sydney
Tenerife
Toronto
Vancouver
Venice
Vienna
Washington
Zurich

 

“... Use Flight4 to find cheap flight tickets for your next holiday, business trip or weekend break to Johannesburg.
Happy searching and travel safely ...”
Helen Tompson

Johannesburg City Guide

Johannesburg South Africa.

A City Guide To Johannesburg.

Compare discount flights and low cost airfares to
Johannesburg. Start searching now at Flight4.com

Tourist Information: www.southafrica.net

Johannesburg - nicknamed Egoli (place of gold) is the capital of the Gauteng Provence the wealthiest province in South Africa. You can search and book at Flight4 for low cost deals on flights and hotels. Compare many airlines in one search and click to book direct with the airline or online agent, secure reservations and instant booking confirmation is guaranteed. Johannesburg has excellent flight connections through to the rest of the country and is a superb gateway to this beautiful land.

Johannesburg may have become little more than a stop off point for tourists traveling into South Africa, if you can, include a few days stay in your itinerary to discover the history of this fascinating city.

Cultural Johannesburg. Johannesburg offers many art galleries, museums and theatres, The Johannesburg Art Gallery houses traditional African art and contemporary South African landscapes.

Top sightseeing tips and Johannesburg top attractions.

1. To get your bearings visit the tallest building in South Africa the Carlton Panorama where you can catch some fantastic views of the city from its 50th floor.

2. Johannesburg Zoological Gardens. Offers a peaceful and secure respite from the city's busy streets and shopping malls, the zoo provides a great opportunity for visitors to make sure they know the difference between leopards and cheetahs before going on safari.

3. Take the Sun City Tour - The famed international playground with world-class golf, lavish entertainment, casinos and roulette tables and fantastic man made beaches.

4. You will also want to take some time to see the Lesedi Cultural Village. You can see how the South African people live with colorful dancing and much more.

5. Spend some time at Gold Reef City, its a reproduction of the city of Johannesburg in the early 1900's. Gold Reef City Theme Park and Casino is 5 miles from the city center and has museums and curiosity shops (housed in replicas of the original Victorian and Edwardian buildings). You will also find the ‘largest rollercoaster in the Southern Hemisphere' and a 60-table casino.

6. Kruger National Park. A reserve the size of Wales and a great place to spot the Big Five and many other species, with accommodation for all needs from luxury cottages to campsite enclosures. This is one of Africa's top game parks.

7. You could also visit the zoo, the planetarium or watch the nearby dancing Lipizzaner horses, thought to be the oldest human bred horse in the world.

Self Drive Tours. South Africa, with its diverse and dramatic scenery and wide variety of accommodation is a wonderful destination for a self drive holiday. Book your hotel accommodation in advance for the best discount rates and special offers. At Flight4.com you will find a wide range of hotels ranging from good quality 3 star accommodation to luxury 5 star properties. Start comparing hotel prices now and see how much you can save. all our hotels will add comfort and value to your South African adventure.

Driving in South Africa. The roads are generally excellent and traffic is reasonably light outside the main cities, toll roads operate on major routes. In general, public roads in South Africa are well developed and well sign-posted with driving done on the left hand side of the road. Speed limits are usually 60 km/h in built-up areas, 100 km/h on the open road, and 120 km/h on highways. It is generally unwise to assume that everyone on the road will drive safely. Petrol in South Africa can often only be purchased in cash as most filling stations do not except credit cards or travelers cheques.

Security. Security has been much improved over recent years, although visitors should exercise the same caution as in any big city or popular tourist area. When driving always carry a mobile phone.

Flights to Johannesburg: Looking for discount flights for your short break or business trip to Johannesburg, South Africa. Start your flight search now and see how much you can save. Compare over 50 airlines and several major UK flight consolidators in one search (Thomas Cook, e-bookers, My Travel and Airline Network) then click to book direct. Use Flight4 to find cheap flights tickets for your next holiday, business trip or weekend break.

Johannesburg (JNB) Airport Information
Johannesburg Airport (JNB) O R Tambo International Airport (ORTIA). The airport is 14 miles (22km) east of Johannesburg.
Transport: From Airport to Johannesburg centre. Airport bus services depart regularly to the city centre. Alternatively you can use the authorised shuttle buses and taxi services. Be sure to use the services that display the ACSA logo on their vehicles.
General Transport: Car Hire is the favored method of transport as well as coach excursions to the surrounding areas of interest including various man-made attractions, the famous game parks of the northeast and the coastal regions.
Car Hire: All major car rental companies are represented, Alamo, Avis, Budget, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt. Tip: Carry enough cash for petrol as gas stations tend not to except credit cards or travellers cheques.
Flight4.com © 2008 | Privacy Policy | Sitemap | Travel Links