Airports near Johannesburg International Airport
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and are not necessarily the actual travelling
Centurion(33.4 km from Johannesburg International Airport)
The South African Air Force Base in Centurion hosts a number of spectacular airshows. Africa’s largest aerospace, defense, and security exhibition, Africa Aerospace & Defence 2012, will take place here in September 2012. AFB Waterkloof is also the venue for the AFB Waterkloof Airshow and Lifestyle Expo 2011.
IATA code: WKF
Lanseria(40.5 km from Johannesburg International Airport)
Lanseria Airport is a privately owned international airport conveniently situated in the north west of Johannesburg and close to Sandton.Currently it is used mostly for regional, corporate and diplomatic aircraft but can manage sizable aircraft such as the Boeing 757-300 and Airbus A319. Lanseria handles more take-offs and landings per year than any other airport in Africa although the amount of passengers is not nearly as high as OR Tambo International Airport.When Nelson Mandela was released from prison in May 1990, he was flown to Johannesburg. He stepped off the aircraft onto the tarmac at Lanseria – the first time he had set foot on Gauteng soil after 30 years!Lanseria International Airport complies with all the stringent standards set by International Civil Aviation Organisation – Immigration, Border Police (SAPS), SARS (Customs and Excise), Health, Nature Conservation, Agriculture, National Intelligence and Veterinarian Services. For the transportation of live animals, animal products and agricultural products, prior notification is required.
Did you know? Johannesburg International Airport Airports is often misspelt. Here are some variations:
Oliver Tambo International Airports,
or tambo airport Airports,
joburg airport Airports,