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Cradle of Humankind Tour from Johannesburg

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Visit the world-renowned Sterkfontein Caves, Maropeng and the Lion and Safari Park on this 8-hour adventure from Johannesburg. Spend an hour in the underground caves and take an open-vehicle safari drive to see the animals before interacting with a lion club up close. Learn about local history as you discover why the UNESCO-listed Maropeng is called the Cradle of Humankind.

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Join this 6 day Kruger Park wilderness safari starting in the south of the Kruger National Park and over the period of six days moving up through the central and then the northern regions of the Kruger Park.

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Official Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport Taxi Rates & Fares

Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport taxi rates given here are in the local currency (ZAR or South African Rand). Use our currency converter or the cheat sheet to the left if you would like to convert to your currency. Note that Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport taxi rates given here are for official taxis and unofficial or pirate taxis (discussed below) may be different. Drivers may also accept USD.


  • Metered taxis rates to/from the Tambo Airport are between ZAR 200-300 depending on destination area within the Johannesburg City area.



 
Johannesburg Taxi Payment: Cash • Debit Cards • Electronic funds transfer
  • Always confirm with your Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport taxi driver if they take credit or bank cards and if there are any card fees.


Drivers may also accept USD.
Johannesburg Taxi Tipping Recommendation: Tipping recommended, 10%



Official Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport Taxi Details

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To prevent illegal taxis from operating at Tambo Airport, ACSA (Airports Company South Africa) has appointed a concessionary taxi and shuttle service that covers all major towns, suburbs, shopping centres, and casinos.


Please use airport-approved operators only. Approved operators display the ACSA logo on their vehicles and are available outside the arrivals terminals. Contact the ACSA information desks if you need help or phone: +27 (0)11 921 6262.


From Tambo Airport International Arrivals A1 or A2 terminals, head through the terminal doors out of the terminal building and look for the TAXI sign and follow until you reach the taxis. Look for the JIATA signs on the taxi and be aware of illegal taxi operators or pirate taxis. From the Tambo Airport Domestic terminal, head through the terminal doors out of the terminal building. Look between B1 and B2 pillars for the taxis.





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 Pirate Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport Taxi Serivce

 

Be aware that unofficial or pirate taxis do operate at the Tambo Airport, although efforts have been made to discourage them. Official drivers will not approach you offering their services.



 
IHateTaxis.com does not recommend the pirate Johannesburg O R Tambo Airport taxi service.

Pirate taxis may not have licensed drivers and may take you to an undisclosed location for robbery and possibly more. Pirate taxis are those where there is no meter and discrepancies can occur between your initial quoted price and the price upon arrival. Personal safety concerns can exist in unofficial taxis, notably robberies and other more serious crimes. Make sure the taxi you using has the ACSA logo imprinted on it.



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Last Updated: 16 Nov 2016