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Singapore Airlines to resume Johannesburg service

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Singapore Airlines has confirmed that it will be restarting passenger flights between Singapore and Johannesburg from 14th October 2020.

Singapore Airlines will restart services with a weekly flight between Singapore and Johannesburg. As travel demand picks up, these services will be progressively increased and extended to Cape Town.

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The first flight will take off from Singapore at 1h30 on Wednesday, 14 October 2020, arriving in Johannesburg at 6h10 on the same day. The return flight will depart from Johannesburg at 13h45 on Thursday, 15 October, arriving back in Singapore the next day at 6h10 on Friday, 16 October.

Passengers are permitted to transit to other destinations via Singapore Changi Airport. Please note that transfers are only allowed between the Singapore Airlines Group, which includes Singapore Airlines, SilkAir and Scoot. Many countries also have entry requirements and border controls in place to contain the spread of COVID-19. Travellers planning to travel soon, should familiarise themselves with the travel advisories for all countries in their itineraries to ensure that the latest requirements are met. The relevant travel advisories can be viewed using the link below:

Flights are now open for sale in all GDSs and on the airline’s website at Any queries should be directed to the local Reservations hotline at +27 11 880 8560 email

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