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The hip heart of South Africa

This diverse metropolis is bursting with super trendy bars and restaurants, stylish shopping malls, contemporary African art galleries and upmarket entertainment areas. Melrose Arch and Sandton are the places to be seen

Essential information for Johannesburg

Local time

Language

south-africa-flag
English and Afrikaans

Currency

Rand (ZAR)
Official currency of South Africa

Flight information

11h
Johannesburg (JNB)
Direct flight

Flight schedule

  • Fly direct to Johannesburg from London Heathrow
are our main partner airline

Do I need a VISA?

Your UK passport should be valid for a minimum period of 30 days from the date of exit from South Africa and it should have at least 2 blank pages when you present it at immigration to enter or leave South Africa.

Find out more about Travel Visas here »

Getting around

We recommend using taxis to get around the city. We also have a selection of tours for those wishing to delve deeper into the history and culture of South Africa.