Useful Telephone Numbers

Netcare helicopter. Photo courtesy <a href='http://www.flickr.com/photos/22735344@N05/3017243350/'>kruugz</a>

Netcare helicopter. Photo courtesy kruugz

Emergency numbers

If you're travelling to Gauteng, make sure to save these general telephone numbers to your mobile device to ensure you're prepared in the case of an emergency.

Any emergency (from a mobile phone): 112
Ambulance: 10177
Netcare 911 (life-threatening emergencies): 082911
Fire: 10177
Police Flying Squad: 10111

General

Automobile Association (roadside assistance): +27 (0)11 799 1000
Johannesburg Central Metropolitan Police: +27 (0)11 375 5911
National Tourism Information Centre (24 hours): +27 (0)83 123 2345 
OR Tambo International Airport: +27 (0)11 921 6262

OR Tambo International Airport – Arrivals and Departures:

+27 (0)86 727 7888

Directory inquiries

Local numbers: 1023
International numbers: 10903