Marataba, travel options

Travel Options

TRAVELLING TO MARATABA 

There are a number of convenient options when it comes to travelling to Marataba.

Marataba is an easy 3.5 hour drive from Johannesburg.

MORE reservations may also take care of transfers on your behalf in an air conditioned vehicle between Johannesburg and Marataba, as well as between Madikwe Safari Lodge and Marataba. There is a private airstrip available to guests staying at Marataba for private charter flights. MORE reservations may also book these flights on your behalf, and would be happy to furnish you with a comprehensive quotation.

AIR TRANSFERS TO MARATABA

Guests can fly directly into Marakele National Park, landing at the Matla Mamba Airstrip. The airstrip is a 25-minute drive from Marataba Safari Lodge and an hour’s drive from Marataba Mountain Lodge. Both lodges offer complimentary transfer in open safari vehicles.

MARA-DIKWE AIR TAXI

MORE has partnered with Angel Gabriel Aeronautics to offer a daily Air Taxi service connecting Grand Central Airport (Midrand, Gauteng), Marataba South Africa, and Madikwe Safari Lodge. A complimentary shuttle service is available to transport guests between O.R. Tambo International Airport (Johannesburg, Gauteng) and Grand Central Airport. The Air Taxi can be booked through our reservations team.

Click here to download the Mara-Dikwe information document

UNIQUE AIR 

Unique Air operates a Safari Link scheduled air-transfer service connecting lodges in Marataba South Africa, Madikwe Game Reserve, Sabi Sand Game Reserve and Welgevonden Game Reserve. Get in touch with our Travel Planner for rates and further information

LAND TRANSFERS BETWEEN MARATABA AND MADIKWE SAFARI LODGE

MORE provides a transfer service between Marataba and Madikwe Safari Lodge. This transfer is offered in a luxury air-conditioned Hyundai H1 which can seat a maximum of 7 guests. The transfer takes approximately 2 hours. This service can only be booked directly with MORE reservations. Get in touch with our Travel Planner for rates and further information.

Click here to download a comprehensive travel options document