Air travel: Return of several international airlines from October

Several international airlines have indicated a willingness to resume operations to South Africa from October. AIRLINES INDICATE A WILLINGNESS TO RESUME FLIGHTS TO SA A number of major international airlines have indicated that they will resume operations to...

The lowdown on Covid-19 testing for international travel

If you are travelling to an international destination, Covid-19 testing is mandatory. The requirement is one of the ways the government aims to curb the spread of the virus. Here’s the lowdown on Covid-19 testing for international travel: The testAccording to a...

South Africa about to reopen — but not to everyone

South Africa plans to begin a gradual and cautious resumption to opening its borders to international travel on Oct. 1. President Cyril Ramaphosa warned, however, that travel may be limited to countries that do not have high infection and transmission rates. The list...

Emirates starts its Southern Africa comeback

Emirates has announced the resumption of flights to Johannesburg and Cape Town from October 1 and to Durban from October 4. The schedule for those routes is still unknown, pending the SA government’s disclosure of the conditions applying to the entry of passengers...