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How to get a ride with Uber from Lanseria International Airport
Open your app to request a ride
When you’re ready, open your app to request a ride. Choose the option that suits your group size and luggage needs.
Follow directions in the app
You’ll get directions about pickup points directly in the app. Signs might also be available at the airport.
Meet your driver
Go to your assigned pickup location as specified by the app. Please note, this location may not always be at your nearest exit. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
HLA Airport tips
Lanseria Airport parking
There is a parking area close to the main terminal building that offers both long- and short-term parking. Disabled parking facilities are also available for those with limited mobility.
Wifi at Lanseria Airport
Free wifi is available for a limited amount of time at Lanseria Airport. Users will then be invited to top up their credit on a pay-as-you-go basis.
Currency exchange at Lanseria Airport
The bureau de change is located on the ground floor of the terminal building and offers currency services to individuals and corporations.
Top questions from riders
- Can you request a ride with Uber at Lanseria Airport?
You can easily request a ride with Uber at Lanseria Airport. Choose a ride option to suit your group size or storage requirements, and enter your preferred pickup location. The Uber app will take care of the rest.
- Where is the Uber pickup location at Lanseria Airport?
Pickup locations can vary, so make sure you check the app to prevent any confusion.
- How much are Uber prices from Lanseria Airport?
Prices will depend on location, time of day, and the number of drivers on the road, so it’s worth checking the Uber price estimator before requesting a ride.
- What if I can't find my Uber driver-partner?
If you can’t find your driver at your designated pickup location, contact them through the Uber app.
Lanseria Airport visitor information
Uber is a fast, reliable option for passengers traveling to and from Lanseria International Airport. Located approximately 50 kilometers (30 miles) from Johannesburg, Lanseria International Airport is one of South Africa’s smaller airports. With Pretoria within reach and Johannesburg 50 minutes away in ideal traffic conditions, Lanseria Airport connects travelers to the best of urban South Africa, making it a popular choice among holidaymakers and professionals alike.
Lanseria Airport restaurants
Lanseria International Airport has a large area for passenger entertainment and comfort. A number of restaurants and cafes are available, including places for quick bites or sit-down service. (Note that not all eateries offer food 24/7.) HLA’s restaurants provide an excellent vantage point for Lanseria Airport’s aircraft-viewing deck, which has been named one of the finest in the world. Whether you’re hoping to enjoy one last taste of African cuisine before you return home or you just need a quick shot of caffeine, there are plenty of culinary options for all passengers.
Accommodations near Lanseria Airport
If you require an overnight stay near Lanseria Airport, numerous hotels will suit your needs. A short Uber trip is ideal for getting you to your destination without the hassle of pre-booking ground transport. If you have the capacity to travel farther, or want to be closer to the center of Johannesburg, more than 50 hotels in a range of prices are closer to the city.
Lanseria Airport lounge
Most airlines at Lanseria Airport offer VIP lounges and facilities, offering passengers the chance to relax before a flight. With complimentary refreshments and snacks, washrooms and showers, and concierge services, they’re the ideal place to spend a few preflight hours in comfort. Plus, with internet access and televisions, you can also get some work done—perfect for anyone traveling for business.
Lanseria Airport shops
Lanseria Airport offers a classic range of duty-free products in its airport shops, with potential purchases including award-winning South African wines and local snacks. If you require any last-minute items for your journey, an electronics store and small shop stocking magazines and snacks can fill your needs.
Traveling with children at HLA
There are numerous baby-changing facilities at Lanseria, and most are on the ground floor to accommodate prams. Lanseria Airport also has large open spaces that are perfect for tiring out little ones before flying. In addition, Lanseria’s viewing deck is perfect for youngsters who may be new to flying and full of curiosity.
Places of interest near HLA
From cultural landmarks to historical museums, there is plenty to do in and around Lanseria and Johannesburg. A few major attractions close to Lanseria International Airport include:
- Apartheid Museum
- Constitution Hill
- The Cradle Nature Reserve
- Lesedi Cultural Village
- Market on Main
- Neighbourgoods Market
Find more information about Lanseria International Airport here.