Hire a private jet to South Africa

South Africa is a country with a rich cultural heritage, stunning natural landscapes, and a diverse range of experiences to offer to travellers. Located at the southernmost tip of the African continent, South Africa is a destination that truly has it all. From world-class wildlife safaris in the vast and stunning game reserves to breathtaking coastal scenery, and vibrant cities that showcase a unique blend of cultures, South Africa offers a truly unforgettable travel experience. Whether you're seeking adventure, relaxation, or a deeper understanding of history and culture, South Africa is a destination that is sure to captivate and inspire you.

How can you hire a private jet in South Africa?

At LunaJets, we stand to our pillars; simple, fast and reliable and will ensure the best travel for you and your loved ones. With our long-standing history and being the market leader in this sector, we have an extensive fleet of 4800 aircraft. Moreover, we will adapt to any of your needs, whether a cargo charter a group charter or a last-minute charter.

We invite you to download our new LunaJets App and follow the steps for your dream charter.

The advantages of the App are:

  • Book a flight anytime and anywhere

  • Store manage and retrieve documents

  • You will have geolocation with directions to the respective airports

  • Compare all the pricing options online

  • Compare the aircraft and their features

  • Maintain informed thanks to live updates

If you prefer contacting us the old-school way, call any of our aviation advisors today and get the best private jet charter option.

Some of the advantages of charter flights are:

  • You get to choose your own schedule, with no delays or long queues

  • You get to choose your route, with no annoying layovers

  • The flight is tailormade to all your preferences (be it dietary, additional luggage etc)

What are the best cities to visit by private jet in South Africa?

South Africa is a land of incredible natural beauty, from its rugged coastlines to its breathtaking mountains and lush forests. The country is home to some of the world's most iconic wildlife, including lions, elephants, and rhinos, which can be spotted in its many game reserves. In addition to its natural wonders, South Africa also boasts a rich cultural heritage, with vibrant cities, diverse cuisine, and fascinating history. Below are the most visited cities when in South Africa.


beach in cape town
Visit Cape Town

Cape Town, situated at the southern tip of Africa, is a city that is often referred to as the Mother City. With its stunning natural beauty, vibrant culture, and rich history, Cape Town is a destination that captivates and inspires travellers from all around the world. In addition to its many attractions, the city is also home to some of the world's finest hotels and restaurants. One such hotel is the Belmond Mount Nelson Hotel, a grand and luxurious retreat that has been welcoming guests for over 100 years. And when it comes to dining, Cape Town has no shortage of options. One of the most famous restaurants in the city is The Test Kitchen, an award-winning culinary establishment that offers a unique and creative dining experience. Whether you're seeking relaxation, adventure, or a little bit of both, Cape Town is a destination that should be at the top of your travel list.

Getting there:

Cape Town International Airport (CPT, FACT) is the primary airport serving the city of Cape Town in South Africa. It is located approximately 20 kilometres east of the city centre and is the second-busiest airport in South Africa after Johannesburg's OR Tambo International Airport.


view of full moon in johannesburg
Visit Johannesburg

Johannesburg, the vibrant city of gold, is a bustling metropolis that is full of life, culture, and excitement. From its iconic landmarks to its bustling streets, Johannesburg has something to offer to every kind of traveller. The city is also home to world-class hotels that cater to every taste. One such hotel that stands out is the Saxon Hotel, Villas, and Spa. This luxurious hotel is renowned for its exceptional service, stylish accommodations, and tranquil setting. And when it comes to dining, Johannesburg has a plethora of options to choose from. One of the most famous restaurants in the city is the Bespokery, a unique dining experience that offers an innovative and interactive culinary journey. Whether you're a foodie, a culture buff, or simply looking for a memorable travel experience, Johannesburg is a destination that should be on your travel bucket list.

Getting there:

Johannesburg has 3 main airports, below are the detailed description of each.

  1. O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB, FAOR) is the main international airport serving Johannesburg and is located approximately 24 kilometres east of the city centre.

  2. Lanseria International Airport (HLA, FALA) is a privately owned airport located approximately 35 kilometres northwest of Johannesburg's city centre. It primarily serves domestic and regional flights.

  3. Rand Airport (QRA, FAGM) is a smaller airport located approximately 20 kilometres southeast of Johannesburg's city centre. It mainly serves general aviation, charter, and private flights.

The best event where you can fly in by private jet to South Africa

Cape Town International Jazz Festival

stage at the jazz festival in capetown
Attend the Cape Town Jazz Festival

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival is one of the largest music events in Africa, showcasing some of the world's best jazz musicians and attracting thousands of visitors each year. The festival takes place over two days in late March or early April and features a diverse lineup of local and international artists across multiple stages. Over the years, the festival has hosted some of the biggest names in jazz, including Hugh Masekela, Miriam Makeba, and Chick Corea. In addition to the music, the festival also includes workshops, master classes, and other events aimed at promoting jazz education and appreciation. The festival is a highlight of Cape Town's cultural calendar and attracts visitors from around the world.

Getting there:

Our private aviation advisors suggest Cape Town International Airport (CPT, FACT) when travelling to Capetown.

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any restrictions on flying to South Africa?

Feel free to ask our business aviation advisors for help. Our private aviation advisors make sure to be updated on the latest developments regarding travel restrictions and guidelines, so seat back take off and land.

How many hours is the flight time to South Africa?

From London to Capetown, it is about a 12 hours private flight. From Johannesburg to Paris, it takes about 11 hours on a private plane. We can arrange any charter flights you may need.

Which aircraft does LunaJets offer?

LunaJets fleet offers an extensive range of Heavy Jets, Large Jets, Super Midsize Jets and Light Jets. No matter your needs and wants, we have just the right aircraft for you.

When is the best time to visit South Africa?

The best months are anywhere from November to February. These are the summer months, which however can get fairly crowded so March to May is also a pleasant time.