US is no-go for SA

Travel from South Africa into the US is now banned, with the exception of returning US citizens. Travellers who are not US citizens, who have been in South Africa, Brazil, the UK and Ireland, and 26 European countries that allow travel across open borders, make up a...

Germany updates restrictions for SA travellers

Although Germany lifted the temporary ban on travellers from South Africa on January 14, South Africa is still considered a high-risk country and is designated a Level-3 risk area. Travel to Germany is still discouraged and only allowed if certain conditions apply....

Dubai bars travellers from SA

Dubai has barred entry to anyone who has been in South Africa within the 10 days prior to arrival. The rule has raised doubts on whether Emirates flights will actually be returning to South Africa on January 28, as per the airline’s last communication to the market....

KLM cancels SA flights

Effective January 23, KLM will cancel all flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town to The Netherlands. The cancellations have been implemented due to a new ban, introduced by the Dutch government, on flights from South Africa, the UK and a number of South American...

BA extends ban on JNB flights

British Airways has sent out a release to agents saying that, due to the UK Government’s ban on passenger flights from South Africa, the carrier has extended its cancellation of all flights from Johannesburg to Heathrow up to and including February 15. Flights from...