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South African Airways Flights

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Stay in the know about your flight by using real-time flight tracking. You can also discover useful links for travel extras such as airport parking and find answers to frequently asked questions to make sure your journey goes off without a hitch.

South African Airways UK Airport Departures
London Heathrow (LHR)

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South African Airways Flights - FAQs

What is the baggage allowance for South African Airways flights?

Baggage allowances can vary depending on your ticket type and destination. Be sure to check your specific baggage allowance on your ticket or the SAA website before your departure.

How early should I arrive at the airport for my South African Airways flight?

It's recommended to arrive at the airport at least 3 hours before your scheduled departure time for international flights when flying with SAA. For domestic flights, arriving 2 hours in advance is typically sufficient.

What travel documents do I need when flying with South African Airways?

Passengers are typically required to present a valid passport, visa (if applicable), and a boarding pass to travel with SAA. Ensure that your travel documents comply with the entry requirements of your destination.

Can I choose my seat in advance on a South African Airways flight?

SAA usually offers seat selection options during the booking process or through their website. Availability may vary depending on your ticket type, so it's a good idea to check and reserve your preferred seat in advance if possible.

What amenities are available on South African Airways flights?

SAA provides in-flight services such as meals, beverages, entertainment, and Wi-Fi on certain routes and aircraft. The specific amenities offered may differ depending on the type of flight and class of service you've booked. You can find more details about in-flight services on their website or by contacting the airline.

How can I book airport parking and hotels?

Boosting your airport experience can be a breeze by ensuring you get a good night's rest before takeoff. Especially if you've got a lengthy journey to the airport, it's often a smart move to check in at an airport hotel. These accommodations are conveniently located near the airport and are experts at simplifying your journey, often offering quick breakfast options in the early hours and hassle-free transfers to the terminal.

And here's the icing on the cake! Pair that cozy overnight stay with airport parking and you've got a winning combination! Simply hop onto our straightforward online booking system, and with just a few clicks, we can arrange your accommodation, parking spot, and any other extras you desire. For even more convenience, snag our Holiday Extras app and handle everything on the fly!

All information correct at time of writing. For the latest information please check with your airline.

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