To assist you in planning your Botswana safari we have compiled a list of the main African air gateways for Southern Africa. If you're not sure where you should be flying to don't worry! Our travel consultants will guide you every step of the way with both your flight requirements as well as your land requirements.

We can quote you on airfares to Botswana if you travel via South Africa. Clients from the U.S. can travel directly to South Africa.


Gaborone Sir Seretse Khama Int Airport
Country: Botswana
Airport Code: GBE
Time Zone: GMT +2

Gaborone Airport is served frequently from Johannesburg by Air Botswana and South African Airways. International visitors to Botswana are advised to fly to Johannesburg and connect to Maun.

Maun Airport
Country: Botswana
Airport Code: MUB
Time Zone: GMT +2

Maun Airport can be reached by Air Botswana from Johannesburg or Gaborone.

Johannesburg International Airport
Country: South Africa
Airport Code: JNB
Time Zone: GMT +2

Johannesburg International Airport is the international gateway to Botswana as well as South Africa. There are daily scheduled flights between New York and Johannesburg on South African Airways who have a codeshare agreement with Delta Airlines. Flights between Atlanta and Johannesburg are also available. All major European airlines service Johannesburg International airport - most with daily scheduled flights. South African Airways and Qantas both operate a number of flights between Australia and Johannesburg.

Cape Town International Airport
Country: South Africa
Airport Code: CPT
Time Zone: GMT + 2

Cape Town International Airport is the gateway to the Cape Peninsula, Winelands, Garden Route and West Coast. It can also be used as a gateway to Gaborone in Botswana. There are numerous daily scheduled flights between Johannesburg and Cape Town as well as between Durban and Cape Town. There are also direct international flights daily between Atlanta and Cape Town as well as London and Cape Town.

PLEASE NOTE: whilst the above information is updated regularly Round-Botswana-Tours cannot accept any responsibility for errors or changes as flight information changes frequently.