Terry Hart
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Submitted on Sep 29, 2019 Useful Info

WiFi at OR Tambo International Airport- Johannesburg

  • Wifi at OR Tambo is only free for the first 4 hours or when you use 1GB of data, whichever comes first.
  • Wifi is available in the following areas.

At terminal A (International)

  • At all airline lounges, at the mezzanine floor and international arrivals terminal.

At terminal B (Domestic)

  • At retail restaurants, departure restaurants and boarding gates.
  • The network is called airport free, once you click on it you'll be given login instructions. You'll have to enter your email and phone number to login.
  • Once the 4 hours elapse or the 1GB data limit is reached you'll have to top up and continue using the wifi on a pay as you go basis.
  • To purchase wifi, you'll have to change the network to a network called airports premium wifi .
  • Alternatively, you can use an internet cafe, cash vouchers can be bought at Postnet located at the food court level.
  • You can use the cash voucher at all internet cafes within OR Tambo operated by ACSA, Always on and internet solutions.

Other South African airports with free wifi

  • Cape town international airport and King Shaka international airport in Durban have the same wifi restrictions as OR Tambo.
  • The following airports also have free wifi but with a 500MB/ 4 hours restriction.
  1. Port Elizabeth international airport.
  2. East London airport
  3. George airport
  4. Kimberley airport
  5. Bram Fischer international airport
  6. Upington international airport