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Airlink Flights From Johannesburg to Durban

When you’re looking for cheap flights to Durban from Johannesburg, look no further than Airlink. With the airline’s effortless online booking process, you can now buy an Airlink flight ticket from JHB to Durban not only cheaper but also easier.

Airlink is an award-winning airline, recently bagging the bragging rights as the Best Performing Regional Airline at the ACSA Feather Awards. So book an Airlink flight from Johannesburg to Durban today and enjoy the most rewarding in-flight experience.

Why Choose Airlink Flights to Durban From Johannesburg?

Airlink is a premium regional airline providing commercial and cargo flight services throughout southern Africa. Formed in 1992, after acquiring the liquidated Link Airways, the airline joined SAA and SAA Express as a feeder.

Since then, Airlink has provided quality flight-related services to local and international travellers. Airlink's success as a low-budget carrier has raised its prominence as Africa’s second-biggest airline.

Here are a few more reasons why you should book flights to Durban from JHB with Airlink:

Special Baggage Allowances
Special Baggage Allowances

Airlink offers a wide range of special baggage allowances — from sporting equipment to musical instruments and perishable goods. So travelling with your unique or fragile belongings is made simpler with Airlink.

Airlink's Fleet & Routes
Airlink's Fleet & Routes

With 31 aircraft, including the 98-passenger carrier, ERJ 190 AR, Airlink provides you with the best flights to Durban from JHB. The airline flies to 36 destinations and operates on 55 routes in southern Africa, connecting the continent's people one budget-friendly flight at a time.

Airlink Is Always On Time
Airlink Is Always On Time

Airlink boasts an impressive 95% punctual departure and arrival time, always ensuring that your flight from Johannesburg to Durban is always on time.

Airlink Cheap Flight From Johannesburg to Durban - One Way

If you’d like a tailor-made flight experience, Airlink’s flight specials offer discounted promotions, last-minute bookings, and weekend deals. Offering affordable ticket prices all-round from Economy to Business Class, Airlink has the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Durban.

Cheapest Day To Book Johannesburg to Durban Flights With Airlink

If you're looking for the cheapest JHB to Durban flights, Tuesday is the best day to book your flight departure, with ticket prices starting from as low as R829. This is after the surge from weekend getaways, and business trips has subsided.

Pro Tip: Flights from Johannesburg to Durban prices are approximately 4% higher in the morning than at midday.

Best Month To Book Cheap Flights From JHB to Durban Using Airlink

January is the best month to book the cheapest flights to Durban from Johannesburg. This is when most holidaymakers and beach enthusiasts return from the seaside destination, and the number of those arriving drastically subsides.

The most expensive month to fly from Johannesburg to Durban is April, and not too far behind is July. This mid-winter month attracts tourists with annual festivities like the Good Food & Wine Show and the Durban International Film Festival.

Best Time to Visit Durban

Durban is a prominent holiday destination choice among South Africans and international travellers. The city’s sub-tropical climate boasts warm, rainy summers and mild, dry winters, making Durban an all-year-round destination.

During the peak summer months (December and January), flight tickets get slightly more pricey due to the increased demand for the festive season. You'll want to avoid this if you're not a fan of crowded beaches and other tourist attractions.

So, the best time to visit Durban would be in the off-peak season and winter months, from May to August.

Fun Things To Do in Durban

In addition to the stunning beaches and coastal towns, Durban is Kwa-Zulu Natal's economic hub. This means the city boasts plenty of prominent restaurants, adventure parks, and historical landmarks thanks to its rich cultural heritage.

Here’s a list of fun adventures to embark on when visiting Durban:

  • Walk the Golden Mile: Spanning over 2.6 kilometres, this stretch of golden sand covers popular attractions like uShaka Marine World, Durban Funworld, and plenty of restaurants and bars separated by piers.
  • Go segway riding at Moses Mabhida Stadium: Famous for its selection as one of the host stadiums for the FIFA 2014 World Cup, Moses Mabhida is also awash with fun activities. You can enjoy segway gliding, free fall from the Big Swing or taking a 500-step adventure walk to the top of the arch.
  • Visit the Durban Botanical Gardens and Umgeni River Bird Park: See the enchanting beauty of Durban’s flora and fauna.
  • Tour the KwaMuhle Museum: Learn about the history of Apartheid and how the people of Durban stood up against this oppressive regime.
  • Experience eating a Bunny Chow: Relish the amazing taste of Indian curry dished into a soft quarter-loaf of bread.
  • Visit Mini Town: Feel like Godzilla at this miniature town boasting railways, a harbour, an airport, and prominent Durban landmarks.
  • Visit the KZNSA Gallery: Art lovers will love admiring gorgeous art by established and upcoming artists. You can also tour the Faith47 murals in central Durban – if you don't mind getting down and dirty in the bustling city centre.


How Long Is an Airlink Flight From Johannesburg to Durban?

Airlink flights from Johannesburg to Durban typically take about 60 to 75 minutes.

What Time Is the First & Last Airlink Flight From Johannesburg to Durban?

The earliest Airlink flight from JHB to Durban departs at 09:30 am, while the latest flight departs at 17:35 pm.

Where Does an Airlink Flight From Johannesburg to Durban Depart From?

Johannesburg has two operational airports, but most domestic and international flights depart from the O.R Tambo International Airport.

Where Does an Airlink Flight to Durban Land?

There are two operational airports in Durban, Virginia Airport and King Shaka International Airport, but most flights arrive at the latter.

Which Airlines Are Operating From Johannesburg to Durban?

You can book the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Durban using other regional airlines like Mango Airlines, Kulula Airlines, and FlySafair.

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