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FlySafair

FlySafair, headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, is a domestic low-cost airline founded in 2013. Its hubs are based at Cape Town International Airport, OR Tambo International Airport and King Shaka International Airport. It is a subsidiary of an aviation company Safair. It flies to destinations, such as Cape Town, Durban, East London, George, Johannesburg, Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth. In 2017, FlySafair was named the most on-time airline in the world by OAG, having achieved an annual overall on-time performance of 95.94%. The company's slogan is "For The Love Of Flying". FlySafair is very active on social media keeping customers updated on its activity and enabling them to benefit from flight specials or competitions. Customer service support is delivered in a swift manner via Facebook Messenger, Twitter, Whatsapp, online video chat, call centre, and email.

FlySafair - Hand Baggage and Checked Baggage

All passengers flying on FlySafair are entitled to free 7kg hand luggage, which may not be larger than 56 x 36 x 23cm. Furthermore, it must fit into the overhead compartment, otherwise a checked baggage fee will be collected. Those who need to bring more, can purchase up to 2 bags weighing 20kg each. No item can measure more than 90 x 75 x 43cm. The first bag costs R155 when booked online or R250 when added at the airport. A fee for another bag is R250. Purchasing baggage online can save a great deal of money. For bags heavier than 20kg an excess luggage fee of R250 per piece will apply. Luggage exceeding 32kg will be transported as cargo. Dangerous itemss, such as flammable goods, poisons, gas cylinders, corrosives, infectious substances, firearms, and explosives will not be allowed on board. Pen knives, nail clippers, scissors, sewing kits, sports equipment, non-flammable aerosol sprays, and alcohol can only be transported as checked baggage.

What booking classes does FlySafair have?

FlySafair offers three fares: Lite, Standard, and Premium. Lite passengers are only allowed 7kg hand baggage free of charge. The standard fare additionally comes with a 20kg checked bag, whereas premium fares travelers can bring two bags up to 23kg and one piece of special equipment, such as sports, musical, or photographic equipment. Premium passengers can make unlimited changes to their booking and it is always free of charge, while standard fare customers can do it twice, and lite customers will be charged a fee of R300. Priority boarding is included both in standard and premium tickets. Seat selection and free cancelation is free when flying on the premium fare.

How do I check-in online with FlySafair?

To check-in for a FlySafair flight, enter your booking reference and surname. It is available 24 hours 4 hours before flight departure. Checking-in online gives peace of mind and saves time. The boarding pass can either be printed off or scanned straight from a smartphone.

FlySafair - Fleet

The carrier operates a fleet of 14 Boeing aircraft, including 6 Boeing 737–800 and 8 Boeing 737–400 planes.

FlySafair Headquarters - O. R. Tambo International Airport

O. R. Tambo International Airport is Africa's largest and busiest airport, located near the city of Johannesburg. The airport handles more than 21 million passengers per annum. As many as 41 airlines operate from O.R. Tambo International Airport. There are number of service outlets, shops, and restaurants on site. Free Wi-Fi service is available for 4 hours. The airport can be reached by car, Gautrain rapid rail, bus city lines, taxi or shuttle bus.

FlySafair - Additional Services

FlySafair offers several travel extras that passengers can purchase to make their flight more convenient. They include checked luggage, pre-selected seats, priority boarding, travel protection, lounge access, and cancellation upgrade. They can also book accommodation with SafariNow, which is the largest such platform in South and East Africa, and save up to 50%. Car rental can be cheaper for the customers as well, thanks to the partnership with First Car Rental.