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 Lexington

Book your flights from Lexington with Etihad Airways to virtually hundreds of locations spanning the globe. Just sit back, relax and let Etihad Airways’ excellent staff take care of you with their superior service.

Major Airports in Lexington

Blue Grass Airport (LEX) is the largest airport in Lexington and serves over a million visitors a year. It provides passengers with a children’s play area, first aid facilities, postal services and an information centre. It also provides free Wi-Fi throughout the terminal. There are several places to pick up that gift you may have forgotten including a convenience store, a bookstore, and art gallery and a duty free. There are also two full service restaurants and numerous cafes for a quick bite.

Airport Transportation in Lexington

From the Transit Center on Vine Street in the heart of downtown you can take a bus to Blue Grass Airport. The bus runs every hour and ten minutes from 6:30 am to 6:10 pm. The trip takes roughly 23 minutes. Currently there is no train to Bluegrass Airport. Taking a taxi to Blue Grass Airport is definitely worth considering if you are taking extra baggage with you on your trip.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Lexington 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)