Lodge Link Network Programme

Connecting the City to the BushExperience the heart of the African bush with daily direct flights from Johannesburg and Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA as well as the iconic Skukuka Airport, gateway to the Timbavati, Sabi Sand, The Kruger National Park, Phinda and the private game lodges.A short apron transfer connects you onward to the doorstep of your Safari destination on Airlink\\\’s lodge link service to the Ngala, Ulusaba, Arathusa, Londolozi and Phinda Airstrips. You also have the freedom to enjoy a short open safari vehicle transfer from the Phinda, Ngala, Ulusaba and Arathusa Airstrips to adjoining private game lodges in the reserve.A short air transfer from the lodge airstrips or Skukuza Airport to Nelspruit KMIA connects you conveniently to Livingstone (Zambia) and Vilanculos (Mozambique), gateway to the Bazaruto and Benguerra Islands.

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Flights from Arathusa to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA8950: Arathusa viaLondolozi to Nelspruit KMIA 10:10 11:00 Daily SA 8870: Nelspruit to LivingstoneMon,Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11:35
SA 8258: Nelspruit to VilanculosThu and Sun 11:35
SA8952: Arathusa toNelspruit KMIA 12:00 12:40 Daily SA 8664: Nelspruit to Cape Town 13:15
SA 8842: Nelspruit to Johannesburg 13:35

Flights from Arathusa to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA8954: Arathusa to Skukuza 13:50 14:05 Daily SA 8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50

Flights from Arathusa to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8950: Arathusa to Londolozi 10:10 10:20 Daily

Arathusa via Londolozi via Nelspruit KMIA to Livingstone

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8950: Arathusa via Londolozi to Nelspruit 10:10 11:00 SA8870: Nelspruit KMIA to Livingstone 11:35 13:10 Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat

Arathusa via Londolozi via Nelspruit KMIA to Vilanculos

Flight Arrives Departs Connecting Flight Arrives Departs Frequency
SA8950: Arathusa via Londolozi to Nelspruit KMIA 10:10 11:00 SA8258: Nelspruit KMIA to Vilanculos 11:35 12:50 Thu and Sun

Arathusa via Nelspruit KMIA to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8952: Arathusa to Nelspruit KMIA 12:00 12:40 SA8664: Nelspruit KMIA to Cape Town 13:15 15:55 Daily

Arathusa to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8954: Arathusa to Skukuza 13:50 14:05 SA8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50 15:35 Daily
SA8952: Arathusa to Nelspruit KMIA 12:00 12:40 SA8842: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 13:35 14:25 Daily

Arathusa to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8954: Arathusa to Skukuza 13:50 14:05 SA8961: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8651: Cape Town to Skukuza 10:35 13:05 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 12:35 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8651: Cape Town to Skukuza 10:35 13:05 SA8955: Skukuza to Arathusa 14:30 14:45 Daily
SA8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit arriving 10:00 12:35 SA8953: Nelspruit KMIA to Arathusa 13:05 13:40 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 12:35 SA8946: Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi 13:00 13:30 Daily
SA8651: Cape Town to Skukuza 10:35 13:05 SA8948: Skukuza to Londolozi 14:40 14:55 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Ulusaba

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 12:35 SA8932: Nelspruit KMIA to Ulusaba 12:55 13:25 Daily
SA8651: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:35 13:05 SA8933: Skukuza to Ulusaba 14:45 15:00 Daily

Flights from Cape Town to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8651: Cape Town to Skukuza 10:35 13:05 SA8961: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily

Flights from Durban to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8507: Durban to Nelspruit KMIA 06:45 08:05 Mon, Wed and Fri
SA8505: Durban to Nelspruit KMIA 13:45 14:45 Daily

Flights from Durban to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8507: Durban to Nelspruit KMIA 06:45 08:05 SA8946: Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi 13:00 13:30 Mon,Wed and Fri

Operates as charter on request;

Flights from Johannesburg to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:00 10:50 Daily
SA8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 13:20 14:10 Daily

Flights from Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8823: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 07:00 07:50 Mon – Fri
SA8827: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 09:00 09:50 Daily
SA8843: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 10:50 Daily
SA8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:10 11:55 Daily
SA8845: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 15:30 16:15 Daily
SA8829: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 16:30 17:20 Sun
SA8849: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 17:15 18:05 Mon – Fri
SA8837: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 18:05 18:55 Mon – Fri, Sun

Flights from Johannesburg to Vilanculos

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8260: Johannesburg to Vilanculos 11:30 13:10 Mon,Tue,Wed,Fri&Sat

Flights from Johannesburg to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 13:20 14:10 SA8955: Skukuza to Arathusa 14:30 14:45 Daily
SA8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:10 11:55 SA8953: Nelspruit KMIA to Arathusa 13:05 13:40 Daily
SA8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:00 10:50 SA8945: Skukuza via Londolozi to Arathusa 11:15 11:50 Daily

Flights from Johannesburg to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:00 10:50 SA8945: Skukuza to Londolozi 11:15 11:30 Daily
SA8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit 11:10 11:55 SA8946: Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi 13:00 13:30 Daily
SA8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 13:20 14:10 SA8948: Skukuza to Londolozi 14:40 14:55 Daily

Flights from Johannesburg to Ulusaba

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:10 11:55 SA8932: Nelspruit KMIA to Ulusaba 12:55 13:25 Daily
SA8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 13:20 14:10 SA8933: Skukuza to Ulusaba 14:45 15:00 Daily

Flights from Johannesburg to Ngala

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8843: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 10:50 SA8932: Nelspruit KMIA to Ngala 11:30 12:15 Daily

Flights from Johannesburg to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA 8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 13:20 14:10 SA8932: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily

Flights from Londolozi to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA8950: Londolozi to Nelspruit KMIA 10:30 11:00 Daily SA 8870: Nelspruit to LivingstoneMon,Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11:35
SA 8258: Nelspruit to VilanculosThu and Sun 11:35

Flights from Londolozi to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA8940: Londolozi to Skukuza 10:40 10:55 Daily SA 8652: Skukuza to Cape Town 11:20
SA8947: Londolozi to Skukuza 14:05 14:20 Daily SA 8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50

Flights from Londolozi to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8945: Londolozi to Arathusa 11:40 11:50 Daily

Flights from Londolozi to Livingstone

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8950: Londolozi to Nelspruit 10:30 11:00 SA8870: Nelspruit to Livingstone 11:35 13:10 Mon,Tue,Wed,Fri,Sat

Flights from Londolozi to Vilanculos

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8950: Londolozi to Nelspruit 10:30 11:00 SA8258: Nelspruit to Vilanculos 11:35 12:50 Thu and Sun

Flights from Londolozi to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8940: Londolozi to Skukuza 10:40 10:55 SA8652: Skukuza to Cape Town 11:20 13:55 Daily

Flights from Londolozi to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8947: Londolozi to Skukuza 14:05 14:20 SA8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50 15:35 Daily

Flights from Londolozi to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8947: Londolozi to Skukuza 14:05 14:20 SA8961: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily

Flights from Livingstone to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8871: Livingstone to Nelspruit KMIA 13:45 15:25 Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat

Operates as charter on request;

Operates as charter on request;

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8953: Nelspruit KMIA to Arathusa 13:05 13:40 Daily SA 8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:55
SA 8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA arriving 12:35

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8946: Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi 13:00 13:30 Daily SA 8507: Durban to Nelspruit KMIAMon, Wed and Fri 08:05
SA 8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:55
SA 8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA arriving 12:35

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Ulusaba

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8932: Nelspruit to Ulusaba 12:55 13:25 Daily SA 8841: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 11:55
SA 8663: Cape Town to Nelspruit KMIA arriving 12:35

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Livingstone

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8870: Nelspruit KMIA to Livingstone 11:35 13:10 Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Vilanculos

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8258: Nelspruit KMIA to Vilanculos 11:35 12:50 Thu and Sun

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8664: Nelspruit KMIA to Cape Town 13:15 15:55 Daily

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8838: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 06:55 07:50 Mon – Fri
SA8824: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 08:25 09:15 Mon – Fri
SA8836: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 08:30 09:25 Sat
SA8828: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 10:10 11:05 Daily
SA8844: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 15:45 16:40 Mon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat
SA8842: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 13:35 14:25 Daily
SA8846: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 16:40 17:30 Daily
SA8830: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 15:05 16:00 Sun
SA8848: Nelspruit KMIA to Johannesburg 18:25 19:20 Mon – Fri

Flights from Nelspruit KMIA to Durban

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8508: Nelspruit KMIA to Durban 08:25 09:45 Mon, Wed, Fri
SA8506: Nelspruit KMIA to Durban 15:10 16:10 Mon – Sat
SA8510: Nelspruit KMIA to Durban 17:40 18:40 Sun

Flights from Nelspruit to Ngala

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA 8508: Nelspruit to Ngala 11:30 12:15 Daily SA 8843: Johannesburg to Nelspruit KMIA 10:50
SA 8930: Skukuza to Nelspruit 11:05

Flights from Ngala to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8961: Ngala via Skukuza to Phinda 12:55 15:35 Daily

Flights from Ngala to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8961: Ngala to Skukuza 12:30 13:05 Daily SA 8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50

Flights from Ngala to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8961: Ngala to Skukuza 12:30 13:05 Daily SA 8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50

Flights Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:10 Daily SA 8870: Nelspruit to LivingstoneMon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11:35
SA 8258: Nelspruit to VilankulosThu and Sun 11:35
SA 8664: Nelspruit to Cape Town 13:15
SA 8842: Nelspruit to Johannesburg 13:35
SA 8842: Nelspruit to Johannesburg 13:35

Flights Phinda to Livingstone

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8870: Nelspruit to LivingstoneMon, Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11:35

Flights Phinda to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8664: Nelspruit to Cape Town 13:15

Flights Phinda to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8842: Nelspruit to Johannesburg 13:35

Flights Phinda to Vilankulos

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8258: Nelspruit to VilankulosThu and Sun 11:35

Flights Phinda to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8953: Nelspruit KMIA to Arathusa 13:05

Flights Phinda to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8946: Nelspruit KMIA to Londolozi 13:00

Flights Phinda to Ulusaba

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda to Nelspruit KMIA 10:00 11:05 Daily SA 8932: Nelspruit KMIA to Ulusaba 12:55

Flights Phinda to Ngala

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8960: Phinda via Nelspruit KMIA to Ngala 10:00 12:15 Daily SA 8961: Ngala to Skukuza 13:05

Operates as charter on request;

Operates as charter on request;

Operates as charter on request;

Flights from Skukuza to Arathusa

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8955: Skukuza to Arathusa 14:30 14:45 Daily SA 8651: Cape Town toSkukuza arriving 13:05
SA 8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 14:10
SA8945: Skukuza via Londolozi to Arathusa 11:15 11:50 Daily SA 8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:50

Flights from Skukuza to Londolozi

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8945: Skukuza to Londolozi 11:15 11:30 Daily SA 8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 10:50
SA8948: Skukuza to Londolozi 14:40 14:55 Daily SA 8651: Cape Town to Skukuza arriving 13:05
SA 8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 14:10

Flights from Skukuza to Ulusaba

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8933: Skukuza to Ulusaba 14:45 15:00 Daily SA 8651: Cape Town to Skukuza arriving 13:05
SA 8865: Johannesburg to Skukuza 14:10

Flights from Skukuza to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8862: Skukuza to Johannesburg 13:30 14:35 Daily
SA8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50 15:35 Daily

Flights from Skukuza to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8652: Skukuza to Cape Town 11:20 13:55 Daily

Flights from Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8930: Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA 10:30 11:05 Daily

Flights from Skukuza to Ngala

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flights Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8930: Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA 10:30 11:05 SA8960: Nelspruit KMIA to Ngala 11:30 12:15 Daily

Flights from Skukuza to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Arrives
SA8933: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily SA 8651: Cape Town to Skukuza 13:05
SA 8861: Johannesburg to Skukuza 14:10
SA 8947: Londolozi to Skukuza 14:20
SA 8954: Arathusa to Skukuza 14:05
SA 8934: Ulusaba to Skukuza 14:15

Flights from Ulusaba via Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8930: Ulusaba via Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA 09:55 11:05 Daily SA 8870: Nelspruit to LivingstoneMon,Tue, Wed, Fri, Sat 11:35
SA 8258: Nelspruit to VilanculosThu and Sun 11:35

Flights from Ulusaba to Skukuza

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency Connecting Flights Departs
SA 8930: Ulusaba to Skukuza 09:55 10:10 Daily SA 8652: Skukuza toCape Town 11:20
SA 8934: Ulusaba to Skukuza 14:00 14:15 Daily SA 8866: Skukuza toJohannesburg 14:50

Flights from Ulusaba to Livingstone

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8930: Ulusaba via Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA 09:55 11:05 SA8870: Nelspruit KMIA to Livingstone 11:35 13:10 Mon,Tue,Wed,Fri,Sat

Flights from Ulusaba to Vilanculos

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8930: Ulusaba via Skukuza to Nelspruit KMIA 09:55 11:05 SA8258: Nelspruit KMIA to Vilanculos 11:35 13:10 Thu and Sun

Flights from Ulusaba to Cape Town

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8930: Ulusaba to Skukuza 09:55 10:10 SA8652: Skukuza to Cape Town 11:20 13:55 Daily

Flights from Ulusaba to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8934: Ulusaba to Skukuza 14:00 14:15 SA8866: Skukuza to Johannesburg 14:50 15:35 Daily

Flights from Ulusaba to Phinda

Flight Departs Arrives Connecting Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8934: Ulusaba to Skukuza 14:00 14:15 SA8961: Skukuza to Phinda 14:35 15:40 Daily

Flights from Vilanculos to Johannesburg

Flight Departs Arrives Frequency
SA8261: Vilanculos to Johannesburg 13:45 15:30 Daily

There are no flights for this route

Three letter City Codes

  • LDZ – Londolozi Airstrip
  • ULX – Ulusaba Airstrip
  • ASS – Arathusa Airstrip
  • PZL – Phinda Airstrip
  • NGL – Ngala Airstrip

Lodge Airstrips and adjoining private game lodges in the reserve

  • Londolozi Airstrip (LDZ) is an exclusive service for Londolozi guests only
  • Ulusaba Airstrip (ULX) services Ulusaba, Leadwood, Exeter River, Inyati, Leopard Hills, Dulini, Savanna and Idube
  • Arathusa Airstrip (ASS) services Arathusa, Djuma, Cheetah Plains, Simbambili, Nkorho, Chitwa Chitwa and Elephant Plains
  • Phinda Airstrip (PZL) services Phinda, Thanda and Rocktail Bay
  • Ngala Airstrip (NGL) services Ngala Safari Lodge and Ngala Tented Camp

Important Lodge Link Facts

  • Operated by Airlink Grand Cessna Caravan 208B (12 passengers plus 2 pilots)
  • Checked baggage 20kgs (soft bag)
  • Cabin baggage 8kgs (soft bag)
  • Free soft bags available on request on arrival
  • Free baggage storage facilities at Skukuza Airport and Nelspruit KMIA
  • Free baggage transfers between Skukuza Airport and Nelspruit KMIA for passengers utilising a minimum of 2 consecutive lodge link flights
  • These exclusive services are restricted to applicable lodges and their guests
  • Airside lounges at Skukuza Airport and Nelspruit KMIA with refreshment and restroom facilities
  • Short apron transfers
  • Minimum connecting time at Skukuza Airport and Nelspruit KMIA is 20 minutes for domestic and 30 minutes for international – please note that this is a legal IATA connecting time
  • Charter Flights on request – contact Airlink\\\’s Group Department
  • Accrual and Redemption of Voyager Miles are not permitted