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Mango


817 reviews
Headquarters: Mezzanine Level, Domestic Departure Terminal O.R. Tambo International Airport, Johannesburg 1627 South Africa 011 27 86 100 1234 Website
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  • Legroom
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    Value for Money
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    Check-in and Boarding
  • Food and Beverage
    In-flight entertainment (WiFi, TV, films)
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Klerksdorp, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
126 reviews
22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago
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Spacious leg room - seats are comfortable. Flight from Bloemfontein was on time. They offer on-board snacks and drinks (not free). Overall good experience.

Domestic Economy Bloemfontein - Cape Town Central
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Level 2 Contributor
8 reviews
1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago
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It was my friends first flight and he was so scared that we might "hit a storm" :) The flight was so comfortable and the staff, as always, so friendly, he did not even realize that we had bad weather near Cape Town :) I usually book on Mango because there is a lot of flights to choose from and...

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Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Cape Town Central

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago
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Best experience, for my very first time travelling with mango i really enjoyed the experience from checking in to our destination, and we were fortunate enough to travel with one of the SA former presidents.

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Durban
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Maseru, Lesotho
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
Reviewed 3 days ago
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Mango airline is very affordable and professional. For people who think traveling is expensive, I would recommend; book your flights with Mango at a nearest Computicket and enjoy their cheapest prices.

Domestic Economy Bloemfontein - Cape Town Central
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Ohio Amish Country, Ohio
2 reviews
Reviewed 5 days ago
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So I was here for long enough to see the staff change in and out and I have to say that one the members actually stood out above the rest. It was nice to see a person put in the extra effort and speak not one but three languages and help so many customers like myself with our travels thank...

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International Economy Cleveland - Berlin

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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago
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Worst experience ever! Never again! Unhelpfull staff, couldn’t have our hand luggage with us being all the storage free. Rude in the behaviour! As I said, worst experience we could have!

Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Cape Town Central
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Centurion, South Africa
Level 5 Contributor
62 reviews
14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago
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One of SA low cost airlines that code shares with SAA. Although only economy class, seats are comfortable with sufficient leg room. Staff are friendly. Chips, sweets, drinks are available for sale at reasonable prices. If you booked through SAA, you get R70 for snacks with your ticket.

Domestic Economy Cape Town Central - Johannesburg
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Greytown, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

very relaxed and casual. no issues and well organised. snacks were fine and passengers were chilled.

Domestic Economy Durban - Cape Town Central
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Pringle Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
Level 6 Contributor
119 reviews
28 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Customer Service sucks,sucks, sucks..... Having been in a crash it is very difficult for me to walk long distances or stand for long periods of time. Thus I always arrange for wheelchair assistance. I phoned Customer Services and booked the said support. However upon arrival at the airport there was nothing on either side. I got sternly chastised by...

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Domestic Economy Cape Town Central - Johannesburg

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Level 3 Contributor
21 reviews
8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well first a hour delay that turned into almost a 2hour delay😠 . Bussed to plane , apologies for technical problems and more waiting. Finally about to leave and we are then told we can wait for a further 1.5 hours for the catering trollies or leave without. Well show of hands says go, then we are told we are...

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Domestic Economy Johannesburg - Port Elizabeth

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“Pay a few rand extra and book a seat you like, alley, window, etc!!”
Z649QTcharlottem, 17 Oct 2018 | Read review
“Avoid at all costs, fly a real airline”
Alex_Tallinn, 11 Oct 2018 | Read review
“if you have a small bag, take it as hand luggage!”
Marisha2015, 7 Oct 2018 | Read review
“Consider bringing a book and a snack of your own choice because both the entertainment and the menu are very basic.”
reneemarais, 7 Oct 2018 | Read review
“Avoid at all costs - pay more for South African Airways”
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About Mango
South African low-cost carrier Mango (JE) that operates from a hub at OR Tambo International Airport (JNB). It has also designated Cape Town International Airport (CPT) as a focus city. The airline is a subsidiary of South African Airways (SA) and both are owned by the South African government. Mango flies to seven destinations within South Africa as well as Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ) in Zanzibar. Its fleet of nine planes consists of one Boeing 737-300 and eight Boeing 737-800. As a budget airline, passengers must pay extra for onboard food and beverages, in-flight WIFI, airport lounge access and pre-reserved seats.
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