Johannesburg International Airport


Also called OR Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg International is Southern Africa's busiest air transport hub.

Johannesburg airport information +27 (0)11 921 6262

Automated flight information 086 72 77 888

Cellphone text message service: send an SMS containing the flight number to 35007 (you will receive up-to-date flight details).

International departures:

Travellers on international flights are advised to arrive at the airport at least three hours prior to their departure time.

Domestic departures:

Travellers on domestical flights are advised to arrive at the airport at least one and a half hours prior to their departure time.

Distance from city centre 24 kilometres (15 miles)

Distance from Sandton 30 kilometres (20 miles)

Johannesburg Magic Bus Shuttle service +27 (0)11 548 0822

There are Internet facilities in Domestic and International lounges and Wireless Internet Access (WIFI) facilities at the International departure lounge.

ATMs, banking and bureau de change facilities:

International Arrivals – ABSA bank, Nedbank, American Express, Rennies and Master Currency bureau de change.

ATMs at the public concourse of International Arrivals and level 1 of the shopping concourse in the Domestic Terminal.

Johannesburg International Airport Map

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Accommodation near Johannesburg International Airport

*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling distance.

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Valley Divine Guest House

Sleeps 58 Kempton Park Guest House in Kempton Park
4.39km from Johannesburg International Airport

Situated in the stylish suburb of Kempton Park and only four minutes walk from the Family Fitness Ce...

from R1000
1 night, 2 adults

Breena BnB Guest House

Sleeps 10 Harmelia Guest House in Harmelia
4.51km from Johannesburg International Airport

Breena BnB Guest House is a unique and upmarket accommodation situated in Harmelia in Johannesburg, ...

from R440
1 night, 2 adults

Bit O'Bush Accommodation

Sleeps 21 Kempton Park Self-catering in Kempton Park
4.69km from Johannesburg International Airport

Bit O' Bush is a modern bed and breakfast situated a mere 3 km from OR Tambo International Airport i...

from R900
1 night, 2 adults

Sabbath Rest Guest House

Sleeps 17 Edenglen Guest House in Edenglen
4.75km from Johannesburg International Airport

Sabbath Rest Guest House is centrally situated in a quiet residential area close to OR Tambo Interna...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Avion City Lodge

Sleeps 26 Aston Manor Lodge in Aston Manor
4.76km from Johannesburg International Airport

from R400
1 night, 2 adults

Continental Travel Inn

Sleeps 20 Germiston Guest House, Germiston Self-catering in Germiston
4.78km from Johannesburg International Airport

The Continental Travel Inn is a conveniently located guest house offering good value, service excell...

from R900
1 night, 2 adults

Birch Grove Guest House

Sleeps 12 Edenvale Guest House in Edenvale
4.80km from Johannesburg International Airport

Birch Grove Guest House, situated in Edenvale, 5 km from OR Tambo International Airport, is ideally ...

from R700
1 night, 2 adults

Eland Guest House

Sleeps 22 Kempton Park Bed and Breakfast in Kempton Park
4.84km from Johannesburg International Airport

Eland Guest House is the perfect place to stay over if you are an international tourist or just need...

from R790
1 night, 2 adults

In2 Accommodation Guesthouse

Sleeps 19 Kempton Park Guest House in Kempton Park
5.01km from Johannesburg International Airport

from R850
1 night, 2 adults

Sonyador Guesthouse

Sleeps 9 Boksburg Guest House in Boksburg
5.05km from Johannesburg International Airport

Sonyador offers elegant, well appointed and en suite private units which each open up onto a veranda...

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