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South African Airways (SAA) is the national flag carrier of South Africa with its hub at OR Tambo International Airport, Gauteng, South Africa. The airline is a member of Star Alliance and also has codeshare agreements with Air China, Air Mauritius, Air Seychelles, Asiana Airlines, El Al, Emirates, Etihad Airways and Saudia. South African Airways offers flights to safari parks such as Kruger National park, find out more about safari flights here


South African Airways flies to many destinations including Abidjan, Abu Dhabi, Accra, Alexander Bay, Amsterdam, Athens, Atlanta, Bangkok, Beijing, Blantyre, Bloemfontein, Brazzaville, Brussels, Buenos Aires, Dakar, Douala, Dubai, Entebbe, East London, Frankfurt, Francistown, Gaborone, Hamburg, Harare, Mahe, Madrid, Miami, Mumbai, Munich, Nairobi and many others.

País CITY Aeropuerto
Angola Luanda Quatro de Fevereiro Airport
Argentina Buenos Aires Aeropuerto Internacional Ministro Pistarini
Australia Melbourne Melbourne Airport
Australia Perth Perth Airport
Australia Sydney Sydney Airport
Austria Vienna Vienna International Airport
Bélgica Brussels Brussels Airport
Benín Cotonou Cadjehoun Airport
Botswana Francistown Francistown Airport
Botswana Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
Botswana Selebi-Phikwe Selebi-Phikwe Airport
Brasil Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro–Galeão International Airport
Brasil São Paulo São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport
Burundi Bujumbura Bujumbura International Airport
Camerún Douala Douala International Airport
Cape Verde Sal Amílcar Cabral International Airport
China Beijing Beijing Capital International Airport
Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport
Democratic Republic of the Congo Kinshasa N'djili Airport
Denmark Copenhague Copenhagen Airport
Eswatini Manzini Matsapha Airport
France Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Gabon Libreville Libreville International Airport
Alemania Frankfurt Aeropuerto de Frankfurt
Alemania Munich Munich Airport
Ghana Accra Kotoka International Airport
Grecia Athens Ellinikon International Airport
India Mumbai Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport
Israel Tel Aviv Ben Gurion International Airport
Italia Milán Milan Malpensa Airport
Italia Rome Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport
Costa de Marfil Abidjan Félix-Houphouët-Boigny International Airport
Japan Osaka Kansai International Airport
Kenya Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Lesotho Maseru Moshoeshoe I International Airport
Luxembourg Luxembourg City Luxembourg Findel Airport
Malawi Blantyre Chileka International Airport
Malawi Lilongwe Lilongwe International Airport
Mauricio Port Louis Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport
Mozambique Maputo Maputo International Airport
Namibia Keetmanshoop Keetmanshoop Airport
Namibia Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport
Países Bajos Ámsterdam Aeropuerto de Amsterdam Schiphol
Nigeria Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
Nigeria Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport
Portugal Lisboa Lisbon Portela Airport
Republic of the Congo Brazzaville Maya-Maya Airport
Republic of the Congo Pointe-Noire Pointe-Noire Airport
Ruanda Kigali Kigali International Airport
Réunion Saint-Denis Roland Garros Airport
Senegal Dakar Blaise Diagne International Airport
Senegal Léopold Sédar Senghor International Airport Terminated
Seychelles Mahé Seychelles International Airport
South Africa Alexander Bay Alexander Bay Airport
South Africa Bloemfontein Bloemfontein Airport
South Africa Ciudad del Cabo Cape Town International Airport
South Africa Durban King Shaka International Airport
South Africa East London East London Airport
South Africa Jorge George Airport
South Africa Hoedspruit Hoedspruit Airport
South Africa Johannesburgo O el Aeropuerto Internacional de Tambo
South Africa Kimberley Kimberley Airport
South Africa Margate Margate Airport
South Africa Mmabatho Mahikeng Airport
South Africa Nelspruit Nelspruit Airport
South Africa Phalaborwa Hendrik Van Eck Airport
South Africa Pietermaritzburg Pietermaritzburg Airport
South Africa Pietersburg AFB Pietersburg
South Africa Bahía de plettenberg Plettenberg Bay Airport
South Africa Port Elizabeth Port Elizabeth International Airport
South Africa Richards Bay Richards Bay Airport
South Africa Skukuza Skukuza Airport
South Africa Sun City Pilanesberg International Airport
South Africa Ulundi Ulundi Airport
South Africa Umtata Mthatha Airport
South Africa Upington Upington Airport
Spain Las Palmas Gran Canaria Airport
Spain Madrid Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport
Sri Lanka Colombo Aeropuerto Internacional Bandaranaike
Suiza Zürich Zürich Airport
Taiwán Taipei Aeropuerto internacional de Taiwán Taoyuan
Tanzania Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport
Tailandia Bangkok Don Mueang International Airport
Uganda Entebbe Entebbe International Airport
Emiratos Árabes Unidos Abu Dhabi Abu Dhabi International Airport
Reino Unido Londres London Heathrow International Airport
Estados Unidos Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
Estados Unidos Miami Miami International Airport
Estados Unidos New York City Aeropuerto Internacional John F. Kennedy
Estados Unidos Washington DC Washington Dulles International Airport
Zambia Livingstone Livingstone Airport
Zambia Lusaka Lusaka International Airport
Zambia Ndola Ndola Airport
Zimbabwe Bulawayo Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport
Zimbabwe Harare Harare International Airport
Zimbabwe Cataratas Victoria Victoria Falls Airport

Mapa de Ruta

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Equipaje permitido

Equipaje de Mano

All passengers are allowed to bring carry-on baggage onboard the aircraft as long as it does not exceed 8kg and 56cm x 36cm x 23cm (L x W x H). One personal item is also allowed onboard for every passenger.

Economy class passengers are allowed one hand baggage whereas business class passengers are allowed to have two baggage.

Equipaje Facturado

Economy class passengers are entitled to one baggage that weighs less than 23kg. Business class passengers are allowed to check-in two pieces of baggage that do not weigh over 32kg.

The sum of the three dimensions of the checked baggage should not exceed 158cm.


Clase Económica

Short-haul economy class has comfortable seats and adjustable headrests. Overhead entertainment screens are available for passengers as well as well-designed seats.

Long-haul economy seats are equipped with personal 10-inch screens and USB ports.


Short-haul business class seats have USB and laptop charging points available with plenty of legrooms available.

Long-haul business class seats are equipped with power outlets and flat bed available.

Entretenimiento en vuelo

In flight entertainment is available on most aircraft. It has the latest movies, TV shows and documentaries available onboard.

Food and Beverage

All passengers will receive free meals or snacks and drinks onboard, this depends on the duration of the flight.

Special Meals

If you have food allegy or any dietary requirements, please order online 48 hours before scheduled departure time. Kosher meals will need to be ordered 72 hours prior to scheduled departure time.


There are no Wi-Fi onboard the aircraft.


Web Check-in

Online check-in for flights opens 24 hours before flight departure time and closes 90 minutes before flight departure time on domestic flights and 120 minutes before international flights. You can check-in online by entering your flight details on the South African Airways online check-in page

Check-in at the airport

The airline recommends checking in 90 minutes before flight departure time for domestic flights, two and a half hours before for international flights and three hours before for flights from Johannesburg to the US.

Programa de viajero frecuente

The airline offers regular passengers with the airline a frequent flyer programme, Voyager, to reward travellers whereby they can redeem miles on a choice of flights, upgrades and car rental.

SAA is the official airline of the Association of Tennis Professionals. SAA owns Mango, a low cost domestic airline, and has established links with Airlink and South African Express. It currently operates as a member of the Star Alliance.


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A330-200 3 /
A330-300 5 /
A340-300 3 /
A340-600 1 /
A350-900 4 /

Aeropuerto Principal

O el Aeropuerto Internacional de Tambo

El Aeropuerto Internacional de OR Tambo es uno de los principales aeropuertos internacionales en Kempton Park, Gauteng, Sudáfrica, y es el aeropuerto principal de South African Airways.

The airport has two runways and handled more than 20 million passengers every year. Other airlines which fly to and from O.R. Tambo International Airport include Air Botswana, Air China, Air France, Air Seychelles, EgyptAir, EL Al, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Kulula, Singapore Airlines and Saudia. This airport is also featured on our best airports for shopping blog, be sure to check it out!

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Preguntas frecuentes

When were South African Airways established?

On the 1 febrero 1934, the South African Government occupied Union Airways’ assets and liabilities which then helped to establish South African Airways. The airline then became South Africa’s flag carrier.

How much baggage is allowed on South African Airways?

The standard free baggage allowance for Economy Class is 1 piece that does not exceed 23kg. In Business Class the standard free baggage allowance is 2 pieces that do not exceed 32kg per piece. If additional baggage is needed then the airline permits a total of 3 pieces per passenger.

Where does South African Airways fly?

South African Airways travel to more than 5 different international destinations spanning across multiple countries, these include Sydney, Rome, and Abu Dhabi. The airline also serves a number of domestic destinations. If you are struggling with which destination to choose, take a look at our website for a full list of where South African Airways operates.

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