Lockdown Level 1: FAQ About SA’s Travel Restrictions

Lockdown Level 1: FAQ About SA’s Travel Restrictions

1. Is South Africa’s borders open for international travel? Our borders opened on the 1st of October 2020 with new safety requirements and certain restrictions in place. We initially applied restrictions to travellers from high risk countries, but this has been abolished from 12 November 2020. There are also new…

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FAQ: Will free checked luggage soon to be a thing of the past?

FAQ: Will free checked luggage soon to be a thing of the past?

Just over four years ago, then new low-cost carrier FlySafair shocked South Africans with their no frills approach to selling airline tickets without checked luggage. But the idea of airlines selling no-bag flights wasn’t new. Many European and US low-cost airlines had been doing this for years in a reported effort to keep cost…

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