Arriving in Johannesburg

Book your flights to Johannesburg with Etihad Airways and set yourself on a journey to the heart of African splendour.

Plan Your Johannesburg Holiday

Your love for African adventure will surely find fulfilment if you travel to Johannesburg. This journey is also your window of opportunity to explore the historical foundation of South Africa. Tours into the Apartheid Museum and the historic downtown Johannesburg buildings are set to pique your interest and leave you wanting to learn more. The Cradle of Mankind and the Gold Reef City excursion are a good chance to do just that.

The best time to travel to Johannesburg is the beginning of February just after the busy and crowded school holidays of December and January. You can immerse yourself in the greatest dance festival of the south, FNB Dance Umbrella also held around this time. Tickets to Johannesburg around this time; like every other time of the year, are easy to come by. Cheap hotels in Johannesburg are bountiful approaching the end of January; it is advisable you book for around this time to avoid the crowds. Visit Etihad’s Deals section to get the best flight deals to Johannesburg when you want to travel.

Flying from Waterloo

Reserve your flights from Waterloo and journey to your destination while enjoying the hospitality and exceptional service provided by Etihad Airways, a company that already has ten years of experience in the sky and is famous for its careful attention to detail.

Major Airports in Waterloo

The Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO) is located to the northwest of the city, about 6km from the city centre. It’s a modern airport with all the services that a traveller needs, including parking, free WiFi facilities, small cafes and larger restaurants for casual dining. Flights also connect through Chicago-O’Hare International Airport (ORD).

Airport Transportation in Waterloo

Taking a taxi to Waterloo Regional Airport is the most convenient and fastest way to arrive. Furthermore, because it is so close to the city centre, it is relatively inexpensive. Another option is to take a bus to Waterloo Regional Airport, which takes approximately ten minutes from the city centre.

There is no train to Waterloo Regional Airport, but you can get information about the shuttle service that is available from many popular hotels around the city. Many establishments include the price of the airport pick-up and drop-off in the total cost of your stay.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Waterloo to Johannesburg on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Offices in United States

New York, United States of America
Rockefeller Center
600 Fifth Avenue, 20th Floor
NY 10020
+1 212 554 1300
nyctkt@etihad.ae
Mon-Fri 09:00am - 17:00pm / Sat, Sun & public holidays - Closed
Chicago, United States of America
IL 60611
+1 212 554 1300
nyctkt@etihad.ae
Mon-Fri 09:00am - 17:00pm / Sat, Sun & public holidays - Closed

Etihad Offices in South Africa

Johannesburg, South Africa
Four Commerce Square, 39 Rivonia Road (corner Helling)
Sandhurst, Sandton
P.O. Box 55598, Northlands 2116
0861-ETIHAD (within South Africa), +27-11-3439140 (from outside South Africa)
jnbtkt@etihad.ae
8:30am - 5pm (Mon to Fri) closed Sat,Sun & Public Holidays
Capetown
0861-384423 (Johannesburg)