Cape Town International Airport Voted Skytrax Best Airport in Africa 2024

Cape Town Airport and Durban King Shaka Airport were the major award winners in Africa for 2024.

Cape Town International Airport
Cape Town International Airport / Photo: CTIA

Cape Town International Airport (CTIA) has been named the Best Airport in Africa for 2024 at the Skytrax World Airport Awards, held at the Passenger Terminal EXPO in Frankfurt on 17th April 2024.

CTIA also received recognition as the Best Airport Staff in Africa and the Cleanest Airport in Africa.

Durban’s King Shaka International Airport was named the Best Regional Airport in Africa and also the Best Airport for under 5 million passengers.


The InterContinental OR Tambo in Johannesburg was awarded the Best Airport Hotel in Africa.

Doha’s Hamad International Airport has been named the World’s Best Airport 2024.
Hamad International Airport (Photo: Skytrax)

On a global scale, Doha’s Hamad International Airport (HIA) was named the World’s Best Airport 2024.

HIA also secured four other awards including Best Airport in the Middle EastWorld’s Best Airport ShoppingBest Airport for 40-50 million passengers, and the Cleanest Airport in the Middle East.

Skytrax Best Airports in Africa 2024

  1. Cape Town International Airport, South Africa
  2. Durban King Shaka International Airport, South Africa
  3. O.R. Tambo International Airport Johannesburg, South Africa
  4. Casablanca Mohammed V Airport, Morocco
  5. Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam Airport, Mauritius
  6. Marrakesh Menara Airport, Morocco
  7. Addis Ababa International Airport, Ethiopia
  8. Kigali International Airport, Rwanda
  9. Cairo International Airport, Egypt
  10. Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Kenya