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South African Airways

Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627
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About South African Airways

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Headquarters: Airways Park, Johannesburg International Airport, Johannesburg South Africa 1627

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The largest airline in South Africa, South African Airways (SA) is also the nation's flag carrier. A member of the Star Alliance, SA flies non-stop to more than 40 destinations in 26 countries. These include points within South Africa, as well as destinations elsewhere in Africa, and in Europe, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, North America and South America. The airline also has codeshare agreements with about 15 airlines, including its low-cost domestic subsidiary Mango. South African Airways' fleet features two different two-cabin configuration (Business Class and Economy Class, or First Class and Economy Class). The carrier's hub is located at Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport (JNB).
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Zimi M wrote a review Mar 2024
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Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
Domestic
I have been waiting on my refund that was told I will be receiving within 7 up to 21 days. I emailed for the refund on the 5th of February no updates, emailed again no one cares to communicate with me on what’s going on with my refund
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Date of travel: February 2024
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Odyssey815668 wrote a review Feb 2024
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Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
Domestic
The flight SA359 JNB-CPT whith date of departure on 9 Jun 23 has been cancelled by South African. More than 8 months went by I still no have any refund. No one answers to my emails. If you have another option, don't buy tickets of this carrier, it is not reliable, not honest.
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Date of travel: June 2023
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Nerine D wrote a review Feb 2024
Johannesburg, South Africa3 contributions
Accra - Johannesburg
Africa
Truly South African friendliness and good service from check in to landing. The food is great. I have travelled for many years and I just got reminded again how good an airline SAA is. Hope they can soon add more destinations again
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Date of travel: February 2024
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Jayke wrote a review Feb 2024
5 contributions3 helpful votes
Perth - Johannesburg
International
Haven’t flown yet. Only booked. Flights to resume soon from Perth to Jhb. Previously had to drink a strong drink before booking as there’s ALWAYS an issue. Especially using miles to do something. Anyways, it’s direct, so I thought I’d give it a go and booked for the family.
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Date of travel: February 2024
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Ashnee N wrote a review Feb 2024
Durban, South Africa4 contributions1 helpful vote
Johannesburg - Durban
Domestic
The service levels remain the same if not worse. I flew with SAA for the first time in ages on 10 February @ 6:30pm and I will avoid at all cost, going forward! A whole container of luggage was left at ORT, I cannot fathom how this could even happen. Nevertheless we were
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Date of travel: February 2024
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Don P wrote a tip 01 Jul
"Avoid it"
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Jane L wrote a tip May 2024
"Always try to bid for an upgrade. "
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Viatgesrjr wrote a tip May 2024
"Stand in line early and ask questions. They have a friendly staff"
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Mary W wrote a tip May 2024
"Great experience. Our holiday started from the moment we boarded. "
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Agathe D wrote a tip Apr 2024
"Don't fly with them"
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