Port Elizabeth Airport
Port Elizabeth Airport is the fourth busiest airport in South Africa. The airport serves the city Port Elizabeth, which is the sixth largest city in the country. It is known as the ‘ten minute airport’, because it is so close to the city centre. The beautiful beach front is even closer.
Where is Port Elizabeth Airport situated?
Port Elizabeth Airport is located south of the city. The airport is situated close to the road Allister Miller Drive.
How many terminals has Port Elizabeth Airport?
The airport has one terminal building.
The distance from Port Elizabeth Airport to the centre of Port Elizabeth is 4 kilometres. By car, it takes 10 minutes to get to the centre of Port Elizabeth.
From PLZ Airport to Port Elizabeth City centre by Car
Unfortunately, there are no public transport possibilities at this airport. Check out our transportation page for other ways to travel from the airport to the city.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Port Elizabeth Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Port Elizabeth is about ZAR 60.-. Book your taxi at Port Elizabeth Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From PLZ Airport to Port Elizabeth City centre by Taxi
At Port Elizabeth Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Avis, Europcar, Dollar (The Hertz Corporation), Thrifty (The Hertz Corporation), Hertz and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Port Elizabeth Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Port Elizabeth Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Airlink (4Z)
- British Airways (BA)
- South African Airways (SA)
- FlySafair (FA)
- Mango (JE)
Hotels near the airport
Looking for the best hotels near Port Elizabeth Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.
Hotels in Port Elizabeth
Looking for the best hotels in Port Elizabeth? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.
Things to do
It is possible to book tickets, activities and tours in the city and near Port Elizabeth Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!
From Port Elizabeth: Tsitsikamma National Park & Kayak Tour
Take a full-day tour from Port Elizabeth to the Tsitsikamma National Park, arguably the most beautiful national park in South Africa. Enjoy a 3-hour kayaking and lilo experience in the stunning Storms River Gorge, and a short hike to see amazing views.
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