Port Elizabeth, affectionately known as the ‘Friendly City’, lazes beneath balmy African skies, waiting to captive you with its pristine beaches and charm you with its easy-going cosmopolitan energy. With over 900,000 residents, it is the 5th largest city in South Africa. Attractions include the Kragga Kamma Game Park, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan Art Museum, and King’s Beach.
Spend your holiday stretching out on velveteen beaches and witness the thrumming soul of the Eastern Cape with cheap flights to Port Elizabeth. Port Elizabeth is home to Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ), which is a 45-minute drive from the city centre. The airport serves a multitude of airlines, including South African Airways, Mango Airlines and British Airways. Popular domestic flights to Port Elizabeth depart from Johannesburg and Cape Town. Flight duration from Johannesburg is approximately 1 hour and 40 minutes.