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Cheap flights to Durban are easy to find with Flight Bookings. You will discover that there are a number of affordable flights from Johannesburg to Durban and from Cape Town to Durban using a variety of safe, secure and affordable airlines within South Africa. We represent a number of low-cost carriers including Mango Airlines, Kulula, Safair, South African Airways, SA Express and British Airways. Why pay more when you can fly for cheap with Flight Bookings, where we can get you there for less.

Popular Flights to Durban

  • Flights from Johannesburg to Durban : R399.00
  • Flights from Cape Town to Durban : R679.00
  • Flights from Port Elizabeth to Durban: 689.00
  • Flights from George to Durban : R1749.00
  • Flights from Bloemfontein to Durban : R1789.00
  • Flights from East London to Durban : R829.00

* Please note that the prices are subject to availability and block out dates do apply over peak season.

Why you should book cheap flights to Durban from Johannesburg / Cape Town with cheap flights

Finding domestic flights to Durban from Johannesburg or Cape Town is a simple process at Flight Bookings. When booking flights with us, you can search for flights, book your ticket and even pay for it and check-in online. What's more, is that you will have access to a range of the cheapest flights available from a variety of domestic low-cost carriers in South Africa. The airlines offering cheap tickets to Durban are trusted by both leisure and business travellers.

When booking your flight, choose your own seat and prepare to relax, unwind and enjoy the in-flight magazine and refreshments as you are safely carried to the sunny and sandy shores of Durban.

The flight from Johannesburg or Cape Town to Durban (DUR)

The average flight from Johannesburg to Durban is approximately 1 hour and 5 minutes while the flight from Cape Town to Durban is approximately 2 hours and 15 minutes. Once you land in Durban, you can fly to a multitude of both local and international destinations. The Durban International Airport known as "Ushaka International Airport" can easily connect you to any province within South Africa.

Local domestic low cost carriers offer daily flights between Cape Town and Durban as well as Johannesburg and Durban at very affordable rates.

When is the best time to visit Durban?

Durban, with its sandy shores and laid back atmosphere is a popular destination for leisure travellers. It is also a business hub which means that local airlines service business travellers regularly too.

Durban enjoys a subtropical climate and is considered a "good to visit all year round" destination. In fact, 320 out of 365 days of the year are warm and sunny. During the winter months (from June to August) the area is warm and dry with minimal rainfall. For many, this is the ideal time to visit the area. For those looking to turn up the heat and catch a tan, the summer months (December to March) are popular. This is considered peak season too. The lowest airfares and accommodation costs are enjoyed during winter.

Top things to do & see in Durban

While Durbanites are considered friendly, laid back and relaxed, there always seems to be something happening and a festive vibe in the city. Those who wish to visit and experience Durban will enjoy the following places of interest and events in the area:

  • The Durban July horse racing event
  • Good Food and Wine Show
  • uShaka Marine World & Undersea Aquarium
  • Durban Botanical Gardens
  • Moses Mabhida Stadium (jump from the top of the arch)
  • Phezulu Cultural Village
  • The Lion Park
  • Victoria Street Market
  • Suncoast Casino
  • Umgeni River Bird Park
  • Midlands Meander (leisure route to follow through the KZN midlands)
  • 1000 Hills Experience (sight-seeing, gift shops, cultural excursions, restaurants and more)

Interesting facts about Durban

Once you've booked your cheap flight to Durban, you will want to explore all that the city has to offer. While you do that, you might discover some of the following interesting facts along the way:

  • The city of Durban dates back to 1824, but was only named "Durban" in 1835. Prior to this it was called Rio de Natal which actually means "Christmas" in Portuguese.
  • Gateway Shopping Centre in Durban is the largest shopping mall in Africa.
  • Durban has the busiest container port in Africa.
  • Nelson Mandela cast his first vote as a free man in 1994 in Durban.
  • The world's oldest and largest marathon, Comrades, takes place in Durban in June every year.
  • Bunny Chow is a popular meal in Durban which consists of hollowed out bread loaf filled with curry.
  • In 2014, CNN rated Durban as "the coolest city in South Africa that you've never seen".

Book cheap flights to Durban today

When booking cheap flights from Cape Town to Durban, or Johannesburg to Durban with us, you can expect to fly with one of South Africa's trusted low-cost carriers. You are sure to find the airport support staff and airline cabin crew most helpful and welcoming when travelling anywhere in South Africa. Why pay more than you need to for your trip to Durban? Book cheap flights to Durban with Flight Bookings today.

Latest Review of Flights to Durban:

  • 2019-02-1 Rating 4 /5 : "I enjoyed the trip,hostess did their work well. We departed in time and arrived in time 5 minutes before the arrival time which was good to me."

Flights to Durban Reviews

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Great."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was amazing, was my first time down there and I really enjoyed the stay even though it's was just less than 48 hours"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "amazing"

  • Rating 3 /5 : "Hi, Please ignore fields that have been filled in as I had to fill in to submit.I have never travelled by flight before.I want to experience."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was very friendly service and a very comfortable flight."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Journey was memorable and a breeze with no flight delays."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was my very first time traveling and using a flight I enjoyed everything was comfortable and relaxed "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Amazing"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Excellent service"

  • Rating 4 /5 : "It was affordable"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Service and flight was amazing "

  • Rating 3 /5 : "Its not as exciting but ok!"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was my frist time travelling on air... Had lots of myths.... But woow! The air line was smooth through out the journey. Flight attendants friendly, and their service good. Pilot gave every informative outline of the trip and what to expect. It awas short trip but very special."

  • Rating 4 /5 : "it was amazing,first time to use flight in my life.flight attendance staff we friendly and flight safe lot of my time."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "I was given no chance to complain."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Excellent"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Durban is definitely a holiday destination of choice, with perfect weather and ample entertainment."

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Great "

  • Rating 5 /5 : It was awesome

  • Rating 4 /5 : Ease of boarding and reminders.

  • Rating 5 /5 : "good services"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "The fight was very pleasant & the crew were very helpful"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Amazing! Next to the beach. Fatastic veiw. Lots to do. Relaxing."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Great"

  • Rating 4 /5 : Flying for the First Time with Mango was amazing ,staff Inside and Everything was progessional

  • Rating 5 /5 : I was warmly received by the airport attended.

  • Rating 5 /5 : " I went home for my uncles funeral. Seeing a place I grew up in was great. The scenery of the village was beautiful and the Ntunjambili mountain beautiful as ever. "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Awesome i should say it was my first time in Durban and a friend had invited me over. I had a great outdoor experience at the beach and i still do want to go back there"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Overall a good experience. "

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Pleasant journey no problems. "

  • Rating 4 /5 : "I had a lot of fun,Durban is very beautiful place to enjoy your self "

  • Rating 4 /5 : "It was cool, it moves on time and onboard services are ok"

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Good,new environment, every day was a blessing"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was a good trip and entertainment so that sort of made the trip much shorter. The service was good from the snacka and flight attendance, overall great costomer service."

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Its absolutely Amazing been with my children. Going to all the different entertainment places on farms. My sadness is the Cost of flights from Port Elizabeth to Durban are so expensive i just can't afford to fly. I was last with my children in 2016"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Great amazing"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Good adventure,cabin attendants were good and of good help,admin desk at check in points was also fantastic."

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Short hop airport to hotel, car rental rates good. Great weather "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Nice Experience."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Had fun in the sun at the beach."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was comfortable and safe. I made friends with the passengers sitting next to me and that made the flight even more pleasant. The cabin crew were accommodating and patient with the passengers."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "I live the blue Sandy beaches and the night life in Florida"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Magnificient, comfortable and flowing "

  • Rating 5 /5 : i was shocked because i have any took a flight but it was worth a try because i enjoyed every moment

  • Rating 4 /5 : Good.

  • Rating 4 /5 : "The flight is comfortable and the staff is friendly. The flight also does not always have delays"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was wonderful spending time on the beach. The weather is amazing and the people have nice vibes. "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "pleasant check in prices and staff"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Excellent airport service "

  • Rating 5 /5 : Excellent,reception at Protea Hotel Umhlanga,nice sea view,and unforgattablle memories

  • Rating 5 /5 : Great customer service from the stuff, courtesy was at another level. .

  • Rating 4 /5 : "Easy to find and walk around"

  • Rating 3 /5 : "Could have been more friendly. Officials talking to themselves and not being effective. "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "I had a splendid trip, everything was just ayoba. Thank you"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "awesome experience ever"

  • Rating 5 /5 : our trip was so great your cant describe it

  • Rating 5 /5 : very nice, wish to travel on my partners birthday to Durban.

  • Rating 5 /5 : "First time flying and my experience was amazing. Would definitely chose flying as an option again. "

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Very satisfied and profesional"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was out of this world."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Wonderfull experience, lovely meal and window shopping"

  • Rating 4 /5 : "It was a very nice trip visiting my son."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was wow"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It's full of vibe and u feel the atmosphere"

  • Rating 2 /5 : "Thankfully,I've never had a problem and had a wonderful experience"

  • Rating 4 /5 : "We were happy to reach our destination on time"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "uit stekende diens"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Magical"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "I visit family there"

  • Rating 5 /5 : "Great service everytime."

  • Rating 3 /5 : "The flights with Mango are most of the time delayed, especially afternoon flights. King Shaka airport really impressive and well organised. Slow lounges are also a pleasure to use."

  • Rating 5 /5 : "It was wonderful especially when the flight is landing"

  • Rating 3 /5 : "Weather was bad"

  • Rating 4 /5 : "It was our 25th wedding anniversary. We had the most unforgettable long weekend💕"

  • Rating 3 /5 : Durban was amazing the beach was to lovely just love durbs

  • Rating 5 /5 : I have most often used Mango as I work and live in Durban. the hostess are always willing to go the extra mile. There was an incident I found difficult to breathe and they were so quick to find a medicl doctor and administer oxyen and make me comfortable..

  • Rating 5 /5 : "The pilot and staff give you an amazing customer experience from start to end "

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