Staying at the ATNS ATA lodges is a convenient way to be close to the Academy campus and also a great way to meet fellow students. Each room at ATNS’s accommodation facilities includes a private bathroom, a study desk with lamp and chair as well as a TV. The ATNS ATA uses an array of accommodation facilities and there is no set residence. Provision is made by the students’ lodge for any medical attention they may need during their stay.


The relevant ATNS ATA lodge will collect students on arrival at O.R. Tambo International Airport and drop them off on their departure following completion of their studies.

Transportation for candidates to and from the Academy is provided from Monday to Friday. Times are as follows: Collection from the ATNS ATA lodges to the Academy is at 07h45 and transportation back to the lodges from the Academy is at 16h30.

Transportation during weekends and on public holidays for shopping and entertainment purposes can be arranged between students and all lodges. Other transportation requirements over and above this will be for the student’s account at the rates prescribed by their respective lodge.