Book your flights to Johannesburg with Emirates and experience our award-winning service to South Africa’s economic powerhouse.
Emirates offers three daily flights to Johannesburg from Dubai using a state-of-the-art fleet, including the Boeing 777-300.
Discover Emirates luxurious in-flight offerings on Johannesburg flights, which include private suites in First Class, lie-flat seats in Business Class and a new generation of comfort in Economy Class on selected flights to Johannesburg. All classes feature ice, Emirates onboard information, communication and entertainment system offering up to 1,400 entertainment channels, making flights to Johannesburg a goldmine for entertainment.
All Emirates flights to Johannesburg arrive at O. R. Tambo International Airport, 24 kilometres east of the city centre. The Gautrain rail link, constructed for the 2010 FIFA World Cup, runs between the airport and Johannesburg and is a safe public transport option. Other modes of public transport into the city are generally not recommended for first time visitors, and passengers arriving from Johannesburg flights are advised to organise a hotel shuttle, hire car or pre-booked taxi service to take them to their destination.
Passengers travelling in Business Class or First Class on flights to Johannesburg can take advantage of our complimentary Chauffeur-drive service.
Travellers arriving on a flight to Johannesburg will see evidence of the city’s gold mining heritage from the sky; the city is ringed with mounds of bright yellow mining deposits. Visit Soweto after Johannesburg flights and discover the tarnished history of the apartheid era alongside the township’s glittering present.