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Johannesburg is the biggest city in South Africa and one of the top forty metropolitan areas worldwide. The city is sometimes referred to as Jo’burg as well as Jozi.
Johannesburg Airport or Tambo International Airport as it is officially known is located close to the city. It is the countries busiest airport catering for over nineteen million passengers every year. Previously the airport was called Jan Smuts International Airport however it was renamed in 1994 in accordance with a new rule which meant that airports could not be named in honour of politicians. This rule was changed in 2006 when the airport was named after Oliver Tambo. Search for a cheap car hire Johannesburg Airport offer now.
It is a six terminal airport split between domestic, international and transit traffic. The transit terminal is being reconstructed in preparation for the 2010 World Cup.
There are a few options to consider when flying from the UK or Ireland to Johannesburg. British Airways, Virgin Atlantic and BMI all offer direct flights from London Heathrow. Air France offer a service from Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport while KLM fly from Amsterdam and Lufthansa fly from Frankfurt. International terminals are A1 and A2.