Cheap flights to Bloemfontein

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Can I fly to Bloemfontein Intl from Qatar right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Qatar to Bloemfontein Intl

Most visitors from Qatar need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Bloemfontein Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Qatar must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Bloemfontein Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Qatar are not required to quarantine after entering Bloemfontein Intl.

Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.

Can I fly back to Qatar from Bloemfontein Intl?

Returning to Qatar from Bloemfontein Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Bloemfontein Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Qatar.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Bloemfontein Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Qatar.

Known as the “city of roses” for the annual rose festival and general profusion of these flowers in the city, Bloemfontein has a wealth of natural attractions. They include Kings Park, with its rose gardens, and the verdant Free State National Botanic Garden. The nature reserve Naval Hill offers soaring views over the city and also has an Orchid House. Meanwhile, the historic city centre is lined with elegant buildings and museums to check out include the National Museum, Anglo Boer War Museum and Oliewenhuis Art Gallery. For leisure and refreshment, Loch Logan Waterfront is the place to be.

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When is the best time to fly to Bloemfontein Intl?

Bloemfontein has very hot summers and January tends to be the hottest month. Summer temperatures are usually in the 30s from December through to February and it tends to be the most popular and busiest time to visit. Winters here are between June and August and tend to be cool and dry with occasional frost.

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Getting around Bloemfontein Intl

Getting around Bloemfontein, as in most South African cities, is easiest with a car. Cars can be rented from various companies at the airport, including Avis and Hertz. Public transport options are limited, but there are public buses and taxis can be hired.

Compared to other South African cities, Bloemfontein has a reputation for being safe. Most visitors have no problems walking around the centre in the day, though it can be quiet in the evening. The shopping malls are patrolled 24 hours and 2nd Street is generally safe and busy at night. Potential areas to avoid include the train station and townships east of the railway lines. 

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Bloemfontein?

For a flight to Bloemfontein, you will be flying into Bloemfontein Intl. Bloemfontein Intl (BFN) is just 8.8 km from the centre of the city.