South African Airways announces Valentine’s Day promo

Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2020-Feb-13 — /Travel PR News/ — South African Airways (SAA), the national flag carrier of South Africa and a Skytrax 4-Star rated airline, is offering special fares just in time to give the gift of South Africa to someone special this Valentine’s Day. Round-trip Economy Class fares start from $829* (restrictions apply) from New York-JFK and Washington D.C.- Dulles to Cape Town and $879* (restrictions apply) to Johannesburg from New York-JFK (restrictions apply). This fare is applicable for travel between April 1 and May 31, 2020, with tickets purchased by February 19, 2020.

South Africa is an incredibly romantic destination filled with breathtaking views, charming villas and hotels, exotic wildlife and a variety of rich cultures. Just imagine a hot-air balloon ride for two over the scenic Cape Winelands, a romantic dinner at one of Johannesburg’s lavish restaurants or a luxurious safari surrounded by Africa’s natural beauty and wildlife. Travelers will have even more to love by starting their journey aboard the quiet comfort of our new state-of- the art Airbus A350, now flying nonstop to
Johannesburg from New York-JFK Airport. Onboard, customers will enjoy a brand new inflight entertainment system with high definition touch screens, USB chargers and access to PC power ports at every seat, improved LED lighting, and optimized cabin pressure and temperature controls, which allow you to feel relaxed and refreshed upon arrival.

“A life-changing trip to Africa would make the perfect Valentine’s Day gift for someone special.

These fares will enable travelers to enjoy South Africa and the exquisite experiences it offers in Cape Town,Johannesburg or other areas throughout the country,” said Todd Neuman, executive vice president, North America for South African Airways. “It’s also a great time to book travel, not just for our low fares, but for the favorable currency exchange rates for North American travelers, whose dollars will go much further in
South Africa than most other destinations throughout the world. “

South African Airways is one of Africa’s most awarded airlines, honored with a 4-star rating for 17 consecutive years by Skytrax. South African Airways offers the most daily flights from the U.S. to South Africa with nonstop service from New York-JFK Airport and direct service from Washington, D.C.-Dulles Airport to Johannesburg via Accra, Ghana. Through our Johannesburg hub, SAA links the world to over 75 destinations across the African continent and Africa’s Indian Ocean islands.To book this special fare, travelers should visit, call SAA Reservations at 1- (800) 722-9675 or contact their professional travel consultant. As one of the leading airlines in Africa, SAA also offers affordable low fares and convenient flight schedules to other exciting destinations throughout the continent.

About South African Airways

South African Airways (SAA), South Africa’s national flag carrier and the continent’s most awarded airline, serves over 75 destinations worldwide in partnership with SA Express, Airlink and its low cost carrier Mango. In North America, SAA operates daily nonstop flights from New York-JFK and direct flights from Washington D.C.-IAD (via Accra, Ghana) to Johannesburg. SAA has partnerships with United Airlines, Air Canada, JetBlue Airways, Hawaiian Airlines, Alaska Airlines and American Airlines, which offer convenient connections from more than 100 cities in the U.S. and Canada to SAA’s flights. SAA is a Star Alliance member and the recipient of the Skytrax 4-Star rating for 17 consecutive years.

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The $829 fare is valid for Economy Class roundtrip travel from New York (JFK) or Washington Dulles (IAD) to Cape Town (CPT) for travel 4/1/2020-5/31/2020 with a blackout period from 4/10/2020-4/19/2020. The $879 fare is valid for Economy Class midweek travel (Mon-Thu) roundtrip travel from New York (JFK) to Johannesburg (JNB) for travel 4/1/2020-5/31/2020.Fares must be purchased within 72 hours of reservation being made, or byFebruary 19, 2020 whichever is first. Minimum stay: Must stay over one Sunday for fares to apply. Maximum stay: Return travel must commence on or before 07 June 2020. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights. Cancellations before/after departure: fares and carrier-imposed fees (YR/YQ/Q) are non-refundable. Date change fee: $300 plus any applicable fare difference. Administrative fees may also apply. Infant (not occupying a seat) discount – Pays 10% of the adult fare.Baggage and optional service fees may apply. Reservations made 7 days or more prior to scheduled departure may be canceled without penalty up to 24 hours after the reservation is made. Fares, fees, rules and offers are subject to change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.

Media Contact:

Todd Neuman
Telephone: +1 (954) 769-5001

Source: South African Airways