Airlink to launch Cape Town to Walvis Bay route
‘This new service is ideal for business and leisure travellers with the port city of Walvis Bay being an important economic hub and gateway to some of Namibia’s prized tourist destinations, including the Namib Dessert, Swakopmund and the Skeleton Coast. Walvis Bay, Langstrand and Swakopmund are also home to a significant community of people who commute between Namibia and South Africa,’ explained Airlink CEO, Rodger Foster.
This is the fourth route between South Africa and neighbouring Namibia. Other services include Cape Town and Windhoek in addition to flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek and Walvis Bay.
The route will also enable seamless multi-city travel itineraries for international and local tourists visiting popular destinations in Namibia and South Africa.
Airlink will operate the following weekday flights between Cape Town and Walvis Bay on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays:
- 4Z 382 departing Cape Town at 14h00, arriving at Walvis Bay at 16h15
- 4Z 383 departing Walvis Bay at 16h50, arriving at Cape Town at 19h00
Airlink’s great value for money Economy Class fares includes a 20kg free economy class checked-in luggage allowance plus a 15kg sporting equipment allowance. Onboard, customers are treated to a complimentary light meal, refreshments, generous legroom and a choice of aisle or window seat (these flights do not have middle seats).