Selected fares from Richmond to Johannesburg

Flights from Richmond

Flying From Richmond International Airport

Researching cheap flights from Richmond, VA, is simple when you use the tools offered by Orbitz.com. The site makes it easy to search for plane tickets from a number of airlines, helping you get a great deal. Located seven miles southeast of the city, the airport offers services to destinations around the US and abroad from a wide range of major airlines:

  • Air Canada
  • AirTran
  • American
  • Bahamasair
  • Delta
  • JetBlue
  • United
  • US Airways
Getting to Richmond International Airport

It is easy to reach the airport from two major Richmond area highways. If traveling on Interstate 64, take exit 197A, and if driving on Interstate 295, use exit 31.

A variety of parking options are available at the airport. Economy parking is a bargain at $7 per day, and it requires riding on a shuttle from the parking lot to the terminal. Daily surface and garage parking is found within walking distance of the building, and this is $12 per day. For the ultimate in convenience, valet parking at $20 per day is available. Off-site parking is also available near the airport at businesses like Park 'N Go.

In addition to driving your own vehicle, the airport can be reached by taxis and limousines. City bus routes 7 and 56 also offer a ride to the airport from downtown Richmond for just $1.50.

Amenities at the Airport

A variety of restaurants offer food service at the airport. Caribou Coffee has locations in concourse A and B and offers breakfast items to complement its beverage offerings. Vito's Market and Sam Adams Celebrates Richmond are two other fine options. If time is an issue, grabbing a snack to bring on board your flight from Hudson News may be worth considering. Fliers using Richmond International Airport can use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Richmond to their destinations.

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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Hotels in Johannesburg

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Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton
Protea Hotel Balalaika Sandton
20 Maude Street, Sandton
4.0 out of 5.0
3.9 out of 5 (8 reviews)

Modern hotel with colonial themed design set in lush, landscaped gardens, attached to Village Walk Shopping Centre and within walking distance to Nelson Mandela ...

$79

$79
Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit
Protea Hotel by Marriott O.R. Tambo Airport Transit
Terminal A, Kempton Park
4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Kempton Park, this hotel is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from International Terminal Duty Free Mall.

$130

$130
The Residence Boutique Hotel
The Residence Boutique Hotel
17th 4th Avenue, Johannesburg
5.0 out of 5.0

Situated in the historical district, this luxury hotel is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from South African Museum of Military History and 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Johannesburg ...

$196

$196
InterContinental Johannesburg O.R Tambo Airport
InterContinental Johannesburg O.R Tambo Airport
Johannesburg Intl Airport, Kempton Park
5.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (6 reviews)

This family-friendly Kempton Park hotel is located in the business district, 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from International Terminal Duty Free Mall, and within 6 mi (10 ...

$236

$236
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel Sandton Johannesburg
Radisson Blu Gautrain Hotel Sandton Johannesburg
Corner of Rivonia Road and West Street, Sandton
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (4 reviews)

Located in the heart of Sandton, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City. Sandton Convention Centre and Johannesburg ...

$78

$78
Premier Hotel OR Tambo
Premier Hotel OR Tambo
73 Gladiator Street, Kempton Park
4.0 out of 5.0
5.0 out of 5 (3 reviews)

This family-friendly Kempton Park hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Kempton Park Golf Club and Festival Mall. International Terminal Duty ...

$72

$72
The Michelangelo Hotel
The Michelangelo Hotel
Nelson Mandela Square, Sandton
5.0 out of 5.0

Located in Johannesburg's Sandton district, this hotel overlooks Nelson Mandela Square, lined with sidewalk cafés, restaurants, and shops. The upscale Sandton ...

$178

$178
The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo International Airport
The Aviator Hotel OR Tambo International Airport
Corner of Bosch Street and Kempton Road, Kempton Park
3.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (28 reviews)

This family-friendly Kempton Park hotel is located near the airport, within 2 mi (3 km) of Festival Mall and Kempton Park Golf Club. International Terminal Duty ...

$59

$59
Park Inn Sandton
Park Inn Sandton
118 Katherine Street, Sandton
4.0 out of 5.0
4.0 out of 5 (15 reviews)

This family-friendly Sandton hotel is located in the business district, within 1 mi (2 km) of Nelson Mandela Square and Sandton City. Johannesburg Stock Exchange ...

$62

$62
Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport
Protea Hotel OR Tambo Airport
Corner of York and Gladiator Streets, Kempton Park
4.0 out of 5.0
4.2 out of 5 (44 reviews)

Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 3 mi (5 km) of Kempton Park Golf Club, International Terminal Duty Free Mall, and Festival Mall. Value Mall and ...

$95

$95

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