South African Air offers holiday fares between North America, Africa

South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa, has offered special fares from the US to destinations in Africa for travel in early 2017, the company said.

The company said fares are offered from SAA´s gateways at New York-JFK International Airport and Washington, DC-Dulles International Airport to Johannesburg, South Africa; Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal.

Special fares are applicable on travel between January 15 and May 31, 2017, with tickets purchased by December 26, 2016.

South African Airways (SAA) serves over 75 destinations worldwide in partnership with SA Express, Airlink and low cost carrier Mango. In North America, SAA operates daily nonstop flights from New York-JFK and direct flights from Washington D.C.-IAD (via Accra, Ghana and Dakar, Senegal) to Johannesburg. SAA has partnerships with United Airlines, Air Canada and JetBlue Airways, American Airlines and Virgin America, which offer connections from more than 100 cities in the US and Canada to SAA flights.