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 New York

Book your flights from New York with Etihad Airways to hundreds of Destinations around the world and enjoy the exemplary service and comfort that Etihad Airways provides.

Major Airports in New York

John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) is the main airport serving New York. It is located in Queens which is 15 miles from the city centre. The airport has several terminals, but Terminal 4 is the main terminal for international travel. The airport terminals all feature a dazzling array of upscale shops and restaurants along with several cafes and duty free stores. You could spend a day just exploring the airport. There is free Wi-Fi service available throughout the terminals.

Airport Transportation in New York

The infrastructure surrounding JFK is world class. You can catch a subway train to John F. Kennedy International Airport from almost anywhere in New York. If travelling by bus to John F. Kennedy International Airport, there are many options, including the Q3, Q10 and the B15 number buses. Once at the airport, no matter what terminal you arrive at, you can take the AirTrain JFK to whichever terminal you require. You can also take a taxi to John F. Kennedy International Airport.

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