Federal Airlines, South Africa

Imagine a holiday where the airport experience is exceptional; where guests are flown directly to a private game lodge and back again; a holiday that begins and ends with service like no other. Welcome to Federal Airlines. Tuesday, 13 June

By National Geographic Traveller The Collection

Imagine a holiday where the airport experience is exceptional; where guests are flown directly to a private game lodge and back again; a holiday that begins and ends with service like no other. Welcome to Federal Airlines.

Taking the hassle out of flying, the company’s VIP service begins with a meet-and-greet — and on arrival at its premises, any heavy luggage is taken care of before travellers are guided to the Federal Airlines Lounge.

This is the beginning of a dream safari. The interior and outside gardens of the lounge are designed to mirror the exclusive game lodges Federal Airlines services, and feature all the amenities expected from a five-star lodge. These include a fully serviced bar, safari boutique, complimentary canapes, tea- and coffee-making facilities, private guest parking, shower facilities, free wi-fi and complimentary excess luggage storage. Guests are waited on hand and foot while they wait for their private flight.

Federal Airlines offers a daily, direct shuttle service from Johannesburg to luxury lodges in South Africa’s most popular reserves, including Sabi Sand, Kruger National Park, Timbavati, Madikwe and more. The airline also offers a bespoke charter service for corporate and leisure travellers alike.

Founded in 1989, Federal Airlines has built up a tried-and-trusted relationship with luxury safari lodges, as well as with the wider travel trade. Operating a fleet of 24 aircraft — designed and engineered to handle the African bush — Federal Airlines is well positioned to meet any travel requirements within South Africa.

The bespoke charter offering allows guests to focus on minimising travel time and maximising time on the ground — the essence of any memorable safari trip.

From start to finish, flying with Federal Airlines is an experience that’s been customised to each individual traveller and guarantees the best beginning and end to any safari adventure. The core of the Federal Airlines brand is one-of-a-kind, luxury service that can’t be found anywhere else.

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Contact

T: + 27 11 395 9000
E: shuttle@fedair.com / charters@fedair.com
fedair.com

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