Travel Info

There are a number of convenient options when it comes to Travelling to Lion Sands Game Reserve.

  • Daily scheduled flights between Cape Town, Johannesburg and Skukuza Airport operated by Airlink. Definitely the quickest and most efficient solution!
  • An easy 5 hour drive from Johanneburg. Road transfers are also available. This is a good option should you wish to take in the scenery of the breathtaking Mpumlanga region.
  • The scheduled Safari Link charter connects the Sabi Sand Reserve with Madikwe Game Reserve, Welgevonden and Marataba Game Reserve. This is perfect for those who wish to explore the different MORE Hotels & Lodges within the same itinerary.

DISTANCE AND TRAVEL TIMES

TO THE SABI SAND GAME RESERVE

  • From OR Tambo Airport, Johannesburg: 5 hours | 490km | 306 miles
  • From Hoedspruit Airport: 2 hours 15 minutes | 160km | 99 miles
  • From Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) Nelspruit: | 1 hour 45 minutes | 110km | 68.3 miles
  • From Hazyview: 1 hour | 67km | 41.6 miles
  • From Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park:45 minutes | 32km | 19.88 miles
  • From Skukuza Airport: 25 minutes | 12km | 7.45 miles

TO THE KRUGER NATIONAL PARK

  • From OR Tambo Airport, Johannesburg: 5 hours | 436km | 270 miles
  • From Hoedspruit Airport: 2 hours 20 minutes | 148km | 91 miles
  • From Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) Nelspruit: | 1 hour 50 minutes | 97km | 60 miles
  • From Hazyview: 1 hour | 60km | 38 miles
  • From Paul Kruger Gate, Kruger National Park:20 minutes | 16km | 10 miles
  • From Skukuza Airport: 5 minutes | 3km | 1.8 miles

GPS CO-ORDINATES OF THE LION SANDS LODGES

  • Ivory Lodge / 24 ̊ 58’ 24.1” S / 31 ̊ 31’ 46.5” E
  • River Lodge / 24 ̊ 58’ 16.9” S / 31 ̊ 31’ 55.4” E
  • Narina Lodge – 24°57’43.41” S / 31°33’46.51” E
  • Tinga Lodge – 24°58’16.94” S / 31°35’0.54” E