Flights from Entebbe
Entebbe Airport Information
Use Orbitz.com when you are searching for deals on flights from Entebbe. The Entebbe International Airport provides travelers with air service from several different airlines, including British Airways, Eagle Air, Air France, Egypt Air, and Kenya Airways. Orbitz.com works with these airlines to provide you the lowest rates on air tickets. The airport is located on Airport Road, also known as Kampala Road, and is a short drive from the center of Entebbe.
Ground Transportation to the Airport
Ground transportation from your hotel or downtown is available by taxi, hired car, public transportation, and rental car. Taxi service from most points in Entebbe to the airport will cost around $25. You can rent a car from Hertz and Europcar; their rates vary by company and your vehicle choice. Orbitz.com can provide you these company's lowest rates. Car hire companies are also available, and the rate is negotiable with the driver.
Airport Parking Information
The airport has several parking options, and the parking fee depends upon the type of vehicle you are parking. Cars cost 2,000 shillings for the first hour and 500 for each additional hour. Trucks, buses, and trailers cost more to park. Long-term parking is 10,000 shillings a day for all vehicles.
Airport Restaurant Information
The airport has several dining options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, including Crane Cafeteria, Transit Restaurant, and Voyager Restaurant. Crane Restaurant and Transit Restaurant are both open 24 hours a day. Remember to check with Orbitz.com when you are searching for flights from Entebbe to save money on air and ground transportation.
Flights to Johannesburg
Airports in Johannesburg
A young and dynamic city, Johannesburg is a transit point connecting more popular tourist destinations like Cape Town and Kruger National Park. The tourism of the city bloomed after passing visitors discovered its beauty. Long and interconnecting flights to Johannesburg are made simple by using Orbitz.com.
There are four airports in the Johannesburg area: O.R. Tambo International Airport, Lanseria Airport, Rand Airport and Grand Central Airport. ORTIA is the nearest airport to Johannesburg and is roughly 14 miles east of the city. It is the hub to major airlines like Air France, British Airways, Singapore Airlines and South African Airways. Lanseria Airport and Grand Central Airport are both privately owned international airports and handle private and chartered flights.
Transportation from O.R. Tambo International Airport
Arriving passengers can easily switch from international terminals to domestic terminals through the Gautrain rail transit system. The transit system also links the airport to Sandton, the main business district and a popular tourist destination in the metro. You can also reserve car rental services on Orbitz.com prior to arriving in the airport for hassle-free transportation. Five bus lines also pass through ORTIA twice a day. Private bus companies run to and from the airport and link passengers to Johannesburg's central business district.
Weather in Johannesburg
Winter in Johannesburg begins in May and is considered the sunniest, albeit the coldest, part of the year. Frost can be experienced on occasional nights, and temperatures can drop to 4 degrees Celsius. Rainfall occurs during the summer months and can bring about afternoon thunderstorms.
Major Attractions in Johannesburg
Johannesburg is home to some of the tallest buildings in Africa, including the Sentech Tower and the Carlton Centre. Johannesburg is also regarded as one of the greenest cities in the world because of the millions of trees planted within the city. Many tourists enjoy shopping in the upscale shopping malls like the Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City. Johannesburg is dedicated to wildlife preservation and is home to the Lion Park nature reserve and the De Wildt Cheetah Centre. If you like the fusion of business and wildlife in one city, you can check your planner and reserve budget flights to Johannesburg on Orbitz.com.
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