Getting to South Africa
South Africa has 10 international airports. Cape Town International and O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg are the most popular entry points for foreign travellers. King Shaka International Airport in Durban is the third biggest airport in the country. Most airports in the country have been significantly expanded and upgraded over the last decade.
There are regular flights to and from other destinations on the continent, including Blantyre, Cairo, Gaborone, Dar es Salaam, Harare, Lilongwe, Livingstone, Luanda, Lusaka, Kinshasa, Maputo, Manzini, Maun, Mauritius, Nairobi, Victoria Falls and Windhoek.
Direct flights arrive from major European centres, including Amsterdam, Athens, Madrid, London, Paris, Istanbul, Frankfurt, Munich, Zurich and Lisbon. There are also direct flights from Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Doha, New York, Atlanta, Washington D.C., Buenos Aires, Mumbai, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur, Sao Paulo, Singapore, Sydney and Perth.