South African Airways: Fly with us to the Heart of Safari Country

Fly to Africa with South African Airways

The fastest way to more of Africa!

Fly from New York or Washington DC to Johannesburg, South Africa and from there to over 55 destinations in Africa. Johannesburg is the “City of Gold” with its endless opportunities for shopping, entertainment, freedom tours and eating out. Visit the Apartheid Museum, tour Soweto and Nelson Mandela National Museum – must see attractions!

Cape Town & Cape Peninsula

Cape Town and the Cape Peninsula up to Cape Point, are famous for scenic beauty, celebrity beaches, Table Mountain, whale-watching, world-class shopping, nightlife, food & wine, and a laid-back atmosphere.

The Winelands

Discover the joys of SA’s award-winning wines and cuisine along any of the beautiful Cape wine routes, taking you through green valleys and historic towns. Click here to learn more about the Cape Winelands

Click the links below to learn more about other activities/spots to explore around Cape Town:

Interesting videos of activities to do in South Africa

Terms and Conditions:

*Fares are quoted in U.S dollars for one customer (adult). Prices include taxes and fees for a roundtrip travel on South African Airways. Prices do not include baggage fees that may be charged by the applicable airline. All fares are based on seat, date, time of availability and can sell out any moment. Valid from the U.S. to South African Airways destinations. Valid only on round-trip flights. Fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Tickets are nontransferable and nonrefundable. No Children’s discount. Infant not occupying a seat pay 10% of adult fare. Other restrictions may apply.

Fly to Casablanca from Washington DC starting on September 9, 2016*!

Come celebrate the new addition to South African Airways’s existing route from the US (New York): WASHINGTON DC. Starting on September 9, 2016, the airline will commence direct operation from Washington DC to Casablanca and beyond.

South African Airways receives 4-Star Skytrax ranking for 13 consecutive years

South African Airways, the leading airline on the African continent, has been awarded the 4-Star Airline ranking for 2015 by Skytrax, the independent, global airline rating organization, for the 13th year in a row.
SAA is Africa’s most awarded airline and has been named “Best Airline in Africa” and was also awarded “Best Airline Staff in Africa” for the fourth time.

Business Class

South African Airways prides itself on offering its Premium Business Class product on all flights to and from the United States. Business Class offers 180° lie-flat seats with 73″ pitch, complete with cozy duvet, fluffy pillow, on-demand entertainment, gourmet cuisine and award winning South African wines. Add this to our superb inflight service with legendary South African hospitality and you will see why we are the flat out choice of discerning travelers flying to Africa.

Economy Class

We pride ourselves in offering the best economy class experience to South Africa. We offer industry-leading legroom of 34″, amenity kits and an extensive-on-demand entertainment. Complimentary wines and spirits complement the airline’s unique brand or warm African hospitality.

SAA Airport Lounges

South African Airways Business Class Travelers are invited to retreat into world-class comfort as they prepare for their journey. South African Airways has lounges available across the globe. SAA’s Owned lounges: Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban, East London, Port Elizabeth, Harare, Lagos and Lusaka. We have Arrival Lounges in Johannesburg and London. Airports with no SAA owned lounges, we have the privilege of sharing lounge facilities with our Star Alliance and Business Partners.

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