15 Oct 2021

Hello Again George


15 October 2021, Johannesburg – With summer on the doorstep, Airlink will re-introduce scheduled services between Johannesburg and George from 01 November 2021.

Airlink will initially operate early morning and late afternoon flights on the route. Midday services on weekends will be added from 06 November. The early morning service will not operate on certain days during the Christmas and New Year recess.

Flights to the Garden Route’s gateway city will be operated with our modern Embraer E-jet offering customers a choice of business class and economy seats. Flights are scheduled to provide convenient connections with Airlink’s other domestic and regional services as well as with long-haul flights provided by Airlink’s global carrier partners.

Reflecting George’s significance as the Garden Route’s economic centre for business and tourism, from 31 January 2022, Airlink will serve the route with three daily flights (Mon-Fri), one flight on Saturdays and two on Sundays. Airlink also offers flights between George and Cape Town.

Airlink’s great value fares include a 20kg free economy class checked-in luggage allowance plus a 15kg sporting equipment allowance. Onboard, our customers are treated to a complimentary light meal (subject to Covid Travel Restriction Regulations), refreshments, comfort with generous leg room and a choice of aisle or window seat (our flights do not have middle seats).

Customers have the freedom to book business class on this route and enjoy Airlink’s intracontinental Business Class service available on the state-of-the-art Embraer E-jet, The cabin offers six business class seats, generous pitch with plenty legroom and wide seats arranged in a two-plus-one abreast configuration. Onboard business class service on these flights includes complimentary meals and beverages (subject to Covid Travel Restriction Regulations), a 30kg check-in luggage allowance, priority boarding and lounge access at selected airports.