Johannesburg Airport Informational Guide to O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) - Non Official

Johannesburg Airport Taxi

From O.R. Tambo Airport passengers can take a taxi to city centre. The journey is around 30 to 45 minutes, always depending on the exact destination.

Friendly tip

You can recognize metered taxis by its yellow taxi lights place on their roof. 

Safety tip

We ought passengers to avoid drivers offering rides within the airport building since they are likely to be unlicensed taxis which will overcharge you. 


Taxi ranks are located immediately outside Arrivals. 


There are three taxi companies operating at O.R. Tambo Airport:

Airport Link: +27 11 794 8300
Roses Taxis: +27 83 255 0933
Cabs for Women: +27 861 777 778

Service hours: 24/7.


One-way trip to Johannesburg costs between $45 and $55

*take into consideration that prices may change. 


Uber works in Johannesburg Airport. Passengers who wish to use the service there are available Uber X and more professional ones.

To book a taxi, passengers should download their application an ask for a taxi. Approximate fares from O.R.Tambo Airport to Johannesburg city centre are ZAR 276-366.


If you want private transportation to and from Johannesburg Airport you can book a transfer.

Book your transfer at Johannesburg Airport