Plan Your Trip from Johannesburg to Windhoek
O.R. Tambo International Airport
You can use Orbitz.com to find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The O.R. Tambo International Airport is located at 24 Johnson Road, approximately 12 miles from the Johannesburg city center. The airport services more than 17 million passengers every year, so the airport houses hubs for numerous airlines. Air France, British Airways, Lufthansa and South African Airways are just a few of the airlines that have flights departing from the airport on a daily basis. The Orbitz.com website searches all of the domestic and international flights available to find you discount tickets.
Parking and Transportation
The airport has long-term parking lots near International Terminal A. Long-term parking in the P6 Shade 1 lot costs approximately $10.40 per day, while the long-term parking in the P5 Shade 2 lot costs approximately $8.60 per day. The airport also has the Super South Gate long-term parking lot, which costs around $5.50 per day. Shuttle services run from the parking lots to the airport terminals every 15 minutes. You can also take a taxi to the airport; however, not all taxi companies are allowed to service the airport area. Approved taxi operators have an ACSA logo on their vehicle. If you need a vehicle when you arrive at your destination, you can use the Orbtiz.com website to reserve a rental car.
Dining at the Airport
If you didn't have time to eat before you left for the airport, you can grab a meal before you board your plane. The airport has a variety of dining options available, including Debonairs Pizza, KFC and Fournos Bakery. Orbitz.com does more than find cheap flights from Johannesburg. The website takes care of all of your travel arrangements, giving you plenty of time to grab a quick meal.
Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport
If you're on the hunt for affordable flights to Windhoek, Namibia, check out Orbitz.com first. Enter your flight dates into the site's interface, and you'll receive offers from several different airlines. With Orbitz.com, you can find the discount fare that works best for you. When your plane arrives in Namibia, it will be landing at Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport. The airport is located 28 miles east of the center of town. The airlines servicing the airport include British Airways, Air Namibia and South African Airlines. They provide international and domestic travel to destinations like Berlin, Johannesburg and Lusaka. There is another local airport called Eros Airport, but it provides mostly domestic travel within the country.
Transportation from Windhoek Hosea Kutako International Airport
You can take a taxi from the airport into town. Windhoek is nearly 30 miles away, so be prepared to spend about 250 Namibian dollars per person, which works out to about $28.50 each. You can also catch a ride with Windhoek Airport Tours and Transfers. They provide transfer to and from the airport at a cost of 200 Namibian dollars for one person, or $24.50. Transfer for two to four people will cost 140 Namibian dollars per person, or $16 each.
Weather in Windhoek
Windhoek has a semiarid climate. Summer days are very hot and sunny, with average temperatures in the high 80s and low 90s. Winter is between June and August, and temperatures can range from the mid-60s during the day to as low as the 20s at night.
Things to Do in Windhoek
One of the best ways to see Namibia is through Equitrails Namibia. These horseback riding stables provide horseback riding tours of some of Namibia's most beautiful landscapes. Everyone from beginners to experts is welcome. Karibu Safari offers amazing safaris through wildly contrasting countryside. Book your discount flights to Windhoek through Orbitz.com, so you can start enjoying this fabulous land.