Saudia Launches Direct Flights to Johannesburg

Saudia, in collaboration with the Air Connectivity Program (ACP), commences direct flights between Jeddah and Johannesburg.

Saudia launches Johannesburg flights
Source/ Saudia

Saudi Arabia’s national flag carrier, Saudia (SV), has launched direct flights from Jeddah to Johannesburg in South Africa in collaboration with the Air Connectivity Program (ACP).

Saudia’s New Flight Schedule

Saudia will connect Jeddah’s King Abdulaziz International Airport with Johannesburg’s O.R Tambo International Airport with four weekly flights on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays.

The service will operate on a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner configured with 24 business-class seats and 274 economy-class seats.


Air Networks & Tourism: ACP’s Vision for Growth 

Ali Rajab, CEO of ACP, has expressed the organisation’s commitment to new partnerships and the expansion of air networks with South Africa’s growing market. The aim is to ensure seamless travel experiences for passengers. “We look forward to collaborating with our ecosystem partners to unlock new avenues for growth and secure Saudi Arabia’s future as a global leader in tourism and aviation.