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.

City Lodge OR Tambo

Sleeps 438 Johannesburg International Airport Hotel in Johannesburg International Airport
0.37km from Johannesburg International Airport

Based at Africa’s busiest airport, City Lodge at OR Tambo Airport will provide business and leisure ...

from R1870
1 night, 2 adults

Protea Hotel O R Tambo Airport

Sleeps 436 Rhodesfield Hotel in Rhodesfield
1.17km from Johannesburg International Airport

from R599
1 night, 2 adults

Doves Nest Guest House @ OR Tambo International Airport

Sleeps 65 Rhodesfield Lodge in Rhodesfield
1.41km from Johannesburg International Airport

Doves Nest Guest House @ OR Tambo International Airport. shuttle/transport services available. night...

from R450
1 night, 2 adults

Emerald Guest House - Kempton Park

Sleeps 125 Kempton Park Guest House in Kempton Park
1.43km from Johannesburg International Airport

Budget accommodation available only 5 minutes from OR Tambo International Airport. Free airport shut...

from R550
1 night, 2 adults

Emerald Backpackers

Sleeps 29 Kempton Park Backpacker in Kempton Park
1.44km from Johannesburg International Airport

This backpackers is close to Johannesburg International Airport and we provide free airport transpor...

from R1050
1 night, 2 adults

Premier Hotel OR Tambo

Sleeps 536 Kempton Park CBD Hotel in Kempton Park CBD
1.55km from Johannesburg International Airport

The Premier Hotel OR Tambo welcomes you to Johannesburg - the major international gateway into South...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Ekurhuleni Lodge

Sleeps 37 Rhodesfield Bed and Breakfast in Rhodesfield
1.96km from Johannesburg International Airport

Ekurhuleni Lodge offers relaxed and affordable accommodation situated in Kempton Park, only a 5 minu...

from R650
1 night, 2 adults

PMK Lodge

Sleeps 16 Rhodesfield Guest House, Rhodesfield Lodge in Rhodesfield
2.02km from Johannesburg International Airport

PMK Lodge offers comfortable overnight accommodation situated in Kempton Park, only a five-minute dr...

from R500
1 night, 2 adults

Doeny Lodge

Sleeps 19 Kempton Park Guest House, Kempton Park Self-catering in Kempton Park
2.13km from Johannesburg International Airport

from R570
1 night, 2 adults

Cockpit Guest House

Sleeps 20 Rhodesfield Guest House in Rhodesfield
2.15km from Johannesburg International Airport

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