Durban, Cape Town, East London and Ggeberha: More destinations on your business trip to South Africa. With the new codeshare agreement between Lufthansa and the South African airlines South African Airways (SAA) and Airlink, you can now book four new destinations in southern Africa under one Lufthansa flight number. 

Your advantages: 

  • Booking your trip can be done through just one website 
  • Codeshare tickets are usually cheaper compared to two individual bookings
  • Connecting flights in South Africa are coordinated. You and your travelers enjoy a virtually seamless travel experience to, from and within South Africa
  • Thanks to codesharing, baggage is loaded without having to check in again when transferring to the connecting flight

SWISS will also soon join this codeshare agreement and increase its destinations in Southern Africa.

Codeshare destinations with South African Airlines:

  • Durban (DUR)
  • Cape Town (CPT)

Codeshare destinations with Airlink:

  • Durban (DUR)
  • East London (ELS)
  • George (GRJ)
  • Gqeberha (PLZ)

In the 2023 winter flight schedule, Lufthansa, SWISS and Edelweiss will offer up to 30 weekly connections* to Johannesburg and Cape Town.

* Summer flight schedule 2023 (valid until 31.10.2023): 22 weekly connections.

Published 12.09.2023