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Safair is a South African airline established in 1969. It is based at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. Safair is the aviation company behind FlySafair.

Safair is one of Africa’s leading specialist aviation companies that offer a wide range of specialist airlift services. In one part of the business, they operate an incredible type of aircraft called the Lockheed Hercules C130, currently the largest fleet in the world. This amazing aircraft allows the company to carry large and bulky cargo and land in obscure places such as short dirt runways deep in Africa to ice in Antarctica.

Safair also operates flights that assist in transporting cars to the Dakar rally, assisting in shipwreck search and rescue and by relocating rhino and other threatened species.

The goal and mission of Safair is to provide passengers with a low-fare, hassle-free and on-time travel experience.

FlySafair offers their passengers the option to add a bag to their flights. This can be selected during the flight booking process for only R150 per bag per flight. Hand luggage, however, is included in your flight ticket at a maximum weight of 7kg.

The online check in facility of the airline opens 24 hours before the scheduled departure time of the flight and closes 4 hours before the departure of the flight. All you need is your booking reference code and your surname in order to make use of the online check in service. This means that you will have more time to relax before your flight.

The airline offers scheduled domestic flights to the following destinations:

  • Durban
  • Johannesburg
  • Port Elizabeth
  • George
  • East London
  • Cape Town

With Safair celebrating its 50th birthday this year, FlySafair is considered to be the oldest newest airline.

Book your ticket now with Cheap Flights To and experience a great South African airline!

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