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Last updated: 27 January 2015
Flights to Cape Town for the Cape Town Cycle Tour
We've done the research for you and found the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Cape Town for the Cape Argus this year.
JHB to DURB Land Travel Survey
We have compared the prices of land travel options available for trips from Johannesburg to Durban, that depart on the 30th of January 2015.
JHB to CPT Land Travel Survey
If you plan on travelling from Johannesburg to Cape Town in order to attend the Robertson Hands on Festival, which takes place on the 7th of February 2015, then our latest survey will help you locate the most affordable land travel option.
Earn Lufthansa vouchers up to R550
Save up to R550 on your next Lufthansa flight before the 29th of September 2015. Read more about how you can earn that voucher and redeem it before the 14th of February 2015.
MSC Opera Ice Cream Package
Celebrate Summer with a cruise on the MSC Opera, before she departs for Europe in March 2015. And if you book and pay for your cabin by the 30th of January 2015, you will receive a free ice-cream and soda package.
Zanzibar Holiday Package
Start the new year with a trip to the Reef and Beach Resort in Zanzibar, where you can enjoy pristine beaches and relax in the shade of palm trees.
Skywise Flight Specials
We are still patiently waiting for Skywise to announce flight prices or special launch prices for their domestic flights between Cape Town and Joburg, but we will announce them here as soon as possible. We expect these prices to become available around the 11th of February 2015, when tickets go on sale.
One Day Only Sales From Kulula and Mango
Kulula and Mango are both running a one day only sale on the 20th of January 2015. Kulula is giving customers up to 20% off all their flights up until 23h59 while Mango is running a Happy Day Sale with prices from as low as R629*. (limited availability, subject to change).
FlyAfrica Flight Specials
FlyAfrica recently launched a number of new routes including flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg to Windhoek Namibia, perfect for those wanting to attend Namibia Independence Day on the 21st of March 2015.
Final MSC Opera 2015 Cruises
Only sixteen MSC Opera 2015 cruises remain before she returns to Europe.
MSC Sinfonia Suite Deal
Book and pay for a balcony cabin on selected MSC Sinfonia cruises, before the 31st of January 2015, and you will receive a free upgrade to a suite.
Valentine's Cruise Special
Travel to Mozambique and Madagascar with your loved one, on the MSC Opera. You won't have to worry about the Champagne though, as a complimentary Romantic Sunrise package will be delivered to your cabin.
Best Flights to London
Book now and save on flights to London this February. Flights depart from Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban. Click through for a full list of the cheapest flights we could find to London.
Victoria Falls Holiday Package
Experience the Victoria Falls, one of the Seven Natural Wonders of the World, and witness "the smoke that thunders." Don't forget to pack an umbrella or a raincoat as you may get soaked by the spray.
MSC Opera Cruises 2015
Set sail for holiday fun with the MSC Opera, to destinations such as the Portuguese Island and Maputo.
This week's amazing flight specials with Virgin Atlantic includes destinations like London, Las Vegas, Miami and many more. Domestic flight specials with FlySafair start at R468* and regional flights with SAA start at R3636*.
Earn Travel Vouchers with Singapore Air
Read more about how you can earn S$40 Changi Dollar Vouchers to use at the airport if you're transitting through Singapore before the 31 March 2015. Terms and conditions apply.
FlySafair February 2015 Flight Deals
FlySafair flights from as low as R399*. We did a survey on all of FlySafair's routes to find the cheapest airfare on each day of February 2015. Remember to book well in advance to get access to these low, low prices. *Subject to change. Limited availability.
Flights to Johannesburg for The Script concert
Fans of Irish pop-rock band The Script can rejoice as the band just announced their second tour of South Africa. The cheapest flight from Durban to Johannesburg is with Kulula Airways.
Skywise announces take off plans
Skywise announced plans to take off in March with their maiden voyage taking place on the 11th of February 2015.
Durban to Johannesburg land travel survey
The Parker's Comedy Festival takes place in Johannesburg at the Silverstar Casino, on the 9th of January 2015. And if you plan on travelling to Johannesburg via bus,train or rental car, then take a look at our latest land travel survey.
Skywise to launch with CPT-JHB Flights
Skywise recently announced more details about their upcoming launch with their first flight taking off in March 2015.
Cruises from Durban 2015
Relax on the deck as you cruise on the MSC Opera from Durban to Madagascar, or Mozambique during 2015.
Mango more2life Competition
If you are flying Mango this December you can enter their more2life competition on their Facebook page. This competition will be ongoing so remember to keep your ticket reference number and enter that month to stand in chance to win the following month's draw.
Mango Happy Day Sale
Save on domestic flights with this week's Mango Happy Day Sale. Flights are available from R699*. *Subject to change, limited availability.
Best MSC Opera Cruise Deals
Cruise from Cape Town or Durban on the MSC Opera. We have collected the best cruise deals that we could find.
SAA and Etihad partnership strengthened
SAA will now operate additional flights from Johannesburg to Abu Dhabi under the Etihad code. This means more flights between the two hubs and better connections to other destinations around the world.
Ten Percent Discount for MSC West Med and Northern Europe Cruises
Enjoy a 10% discount on cabin fares for MSC Western Mediterranean and Northern Europe cruises.
Flights to Durban for the Midmar Mile
Ready to participate in the Midmar Mile next year? Take a look at flight prices from Cape Town to Durban. No surprise, Mango came in as the cheapest again!
SAA 90 Day Turnaround Strategy
Acting CEO Nico Bezuidenhout revealed some of the serious steps SAA will take over the next 90 days to get closer to profitability.
SAA to Save on Fuel
With the recent drop in oil prices and the new technology SAA is implementing to improve their fuel usage, they should record massive savings on fuel over the next few years.
Sir Richard Branson is turning his attention to launching a cruise company under the Virgin brand. Little information is available as of yet but we are looking forward to seeing it all take shape over the coming months.
Mango Voyager Special and Happy Day Sale
The Mango Voyager Special allows SAA Voyager Members the opportunity to buy Mango flights from as little as 10500 Voyager miles. Happy Day Sale prices start at R699* this week! *Subject to change, limited availability.