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Delta Airlines operates from its North American hub of Atlanta - the busiest airport in the world. As one of the largest and most established American carriers, Delta has an excellent domestic route network within the States as well as international, with flights to Europe, Asia, South America and Africa.

Delta is the only US carrier that flies to South Africa offering a non-stop service from Johannesburg’s O.R Tambo International Airport to Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Check with Travelstart for all the latest offers on cheap Delta flights from South Africa to the USA. 


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Check in for your Delta Airlines flight at Johannesburg International Airport at least 3 hours before departure. Delta Airlines check in counters are located in the International departures terminal A at Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo Airport. 

Delta Airlines Baggage Allowances

Delta allows you to check in a maximum of two bags per passenger for international flights from South Africa to the USA and your bags cannot have a combined weight of more than 23kg.

For carry-on luggage on Delta the following rules apply

  • Your luggage can’t exceed 115 cm (length+width+height) or,
  • It must be able to fit in an overhead bin or underneath the seat in front of you.

If you’re unsure about your Delta Airlines baggage, contact Delta in Johannesburg on +27 (0)11 482 4582 or +27 (0)11 978 6770. 

Delta Airlines Reservations

Whether you’re flying Delta Airlines from South Africa, or you’re flying Delta in America only, you can make your booking through Travelstart. Find your cheap Delta ticket by using the Travelstart flight price comparison tool. Remember to compare against other airliners that fly from South Africa to the USA if you’re looking for the cheapest flight deal.

Travelstart provides independent flight comparisons between Americas major airlines. We search for the cheapest flights available on United Airlines, US Airways, Northwest, Continental and Delta Airlines comparing prices and availability on a number of major routes to the United States and within the United States. 

The information on this page is correct as of September 2014. While every effort is made to keep information as fresh as possible, takes no responsibility for any of the information being out of date or incorrectly noted.

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