If you encounter errors with your contact number during check-in, please update your cell number and ensure it includes the country code without the "+" sign (e.g. 27 64 653 6021).

Share your contact details for real-time flight updates.

Our new flight status notification system is designed to keep you informed every step of the way.

Introducing SAA’s Flight Status Alerts

  • Embark on a stress-free journey with real-time updates from South African Airways.
  • Stay informed about boarding times and gate numbers.
  • Easy online check-in process.

Prompt Notifications

  • Your privacy is our top priority.
  • Your contact details are confidential and will be used exclusively for flight-related updates.
  • SAA adheres to the Protection of Personal Information Act 4 of 2013.

Effortless Participation

  • Simply provide your details during booking or update them at check-in.
  • Your active participation will ensure a connected and seamless travel experience with us.

Guidelines for Keeping Your Information Updated:

  • When booking on flysaa.com, please remember to select your country code from the dropdown menu on the passenger details page, and then enter your cell number, along with your email address. This will ensure you receive updates regarding your flight.



  • If a travel agent is making a booking on your behalf, please reach out to the agent to ensure that your correct contact details, including your country code, are added to the booking.