New flight to Johannesburg


Alitalia will start new services to Johannesburg from spring 2018. The flight will be operated 4 days a week by 250-seat Airbus A330 aircraft featuring three travel classes Magnifica business class, Premium Economy and Economy.


Next Spring, travel to South Africa: experience the thrill of African nature and local culture, fly to this amazing Continent and discover new horizons.



New Rome-Johannesburg service will be operated from 8 April 2018 with the following schedule:


DEPARTURE (Local time)
ARRIVAL (Local time)
Frequencies Flight Number
Rome - Johannesburg
  10:10 PM  08:20 AM* Tuesday-Thursday-Saturday-Sunday
 AZ 848
Johannesburg - Rome
   9:00 PM  07:25 AM*
Monday-Wednesday-Friday-Sunday  AZ 849


*Next day.


Members of Alitalia's MilleMiglia loyalty programme can earn and redeem miles on the new service to South Africa.


Tickets are already on sale on Alitalia website.