All international flights arrive into Terminal A at Johannesburg Airport.
For applicable passengers, a dedicated South African Airways arrivals lounge can be found shortly before reaching the public area.
Connecting at Johannesburg airport is simple and easy.
International - domestic connections
After clearing customs and collecting your bags, a fast bag drop re-check desk is available to smooth your transit. Recommended minimum connecting time is 90 minutes*.
Domestic - international connections
On the return journey to London, there is no need to collect bags or clear customs. Recommended minimum connecting time is 90 minutes*.
International - International connections
For both the outbound and return journeys, bags are through-checked to the final destination. There is no need to collect bags or clear customs. Simply follow the signs to International Transfers. Recommended minimum connecting time is 60 minutes*.
* please allow extra time if you require special assistance or you are travelling with children.