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Cheap flights from Durban to Auckland from R14 473

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 1/5. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
DUR — AKL
Apr 23 — Apr 301
1 adult
Tue 23/4
Tue 30/4

The best prices from Durban King Shaka Intl to Auckland Intl are usually found in September or August, booked 75 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Tuesday and return on a Saturday

Cheap flight deals from Durban to Auckland

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Durban (DUR) to Auckland (AKL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

Popular in

January

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

R22 820

One-way from

R14 473
High demand for flights, 20% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
From Durban King Shaka Intl to Auckland Intl
One-way flight from Durban King Shaka Intl to Auckland Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Durban to Auckland?

Travellers have found that booking a Saturday departure is the best way to save up to 4% on the cost of booking your flights compared to booking on days of the week where this route is of high demand.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Durban to Auckland?

To save up to 27% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 58 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Durban to Auckland from R31 616 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R36 936 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Durban to Auckland?

Flights from Durban to Auckland lean towards being more expensive in January. Prices are generally better when you fly from Durban to Auckland in September, with the cheapest ticket starting at R22 997.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Durban to Auckland (DUR - AKL)?

It’s optimal to fly from Durban to Auckland at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 2% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Durban to Auckland flights in April & May 2024

Find cheap flight options from Durban to Auckland specifically for the months of April and May 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 April 2024.
Wed 15/511:55DUR - AKL
2 stops28h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 22/513:15AKL - DUR
1 stop31h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R22 120
Wed 15/511:55DUR - AKL
2 stops28h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 22/513:15AKL - DUR
2 stops55h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R24 198
Wed 15/518:40DUR - AKL
1 stop29h 10mEmirates
Wed 22/520:30AKL - DUR
1 stop30h 05mEmirates
Deal found 17/4R25 876
Wed 15/518:40DUR - AKL
2 stops33h 40mEmirates
Wed 22/515:15AKL - DUR
3 stops59h 20mEmirates
Deal found 17/4R26 848
Tue 23/46:35DUR - AKL
2 stops34h 10mMultiple Airlines
Tue 1/414:15AKL - DUR
2 stops31h 20mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R27 802
Tue 23/418:40DUR - AKL
1 stop29h 10mEmirates
Tue 1/421:10AKL - DUR
1 stop30h 25mEmirates
Deal found 18/4R28 317
Tue 23/414:20DUR - AKL
2 stops33h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 1/421:10AKL - DUR
1 stop30h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R28 488
Tue 23/410:20DUR - AKL
2 stops30h 25mMultiple Airlines
Mon 31/31:25AKL - DUR
3 stops44h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R30 281
Tue 23/410:20DUR - AKL
2 stops30h 25mMultiple Airlines
Tue 1/416:15AKL - DUR
3 stops33h 25mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R30 395

Durban to Auckland 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Durban and Auckland in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Sun 22/1211:55DUR - AKL
2 stops29h 00mQatar Airways
Tue 28/116:55AKL - DUR
2 stops28h 40mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R19 793
Thu 17/1015:10DUR - AKL
2 stops58h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 31/109:55AKL - DUR
2 stops46h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R21 643
Wed 15/511:55DUR - AKL
2 stops28h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 22/513:15AKL - DUR
1 stop31h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R22 120
Wed 6/116:30DUR - AKL
2 stops29h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 26/26:40AKL - DUR
2 stops23h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R23 149
Sun 22/1211:55DUR - AKL
2 stops29h 00mMultiple Airlines
Tue 28/18:50AKL - DUR
3 stops36h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/4R23 531
Wed 15/511:55DUR - AKL
2 stops28h 50mQatar Airways
Wed 22/513:15AKL - DUR
2 stops55h 25mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R24 198
Sun 20/1010:55DUR - AKL
2 stops25h 30mMultiple Airlines
Tue 29/1011:10AKL - DUR
2 stops34h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R25 094
Sun 17/1111:55DUR - AKL
2 stops29h 00mQatar Airways
Wed 20/1115:00AKL - DUR
3 stops54h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 16/4R25 495
Sun 17/1111:55DUR - AKL
2 stops29h 00mQatar Airways
Wed 20/1115:00AKL - DUR
3 stops54h 35mQatar Airways
Deal found 17/4R25 552

One-way flights to Auckland from Durban

Search for one-way flight options from Durban to Auckland. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.
Wed 1/56:00DUR - AKL
2 stops34h 45mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R14 473
Wed 1/56:00DUR - AKL
3 stops37h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/4R15 922
Wed 1/518:40DUR - AKL
1 stop29h 10mEmirates
Deal found 18/4R16 609

Find flights from Durban to Auckland within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Durban to Auckland that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 625 374 searches. Data last updated 18 April 2024.

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R27 802 - R45 726

Route

Depart

Return

Price

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

2 stops34h 10m

Auckland Intl

Tue 1/4

2 stops31h 20m

R27 802

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

1 stop29h 10m

Auckland Intl

Tue 1/4

1 stop30h 25m

R28 317

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

2 stops33h 30m

Auckland Intl

Tue 1/4

1 stop30h 25m

R28 488

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

2 stops30h 25m

Auckland Intl

Mon 31/3

3 stops44h 10m

R30 281

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

2 stops30h 25m

Auckland Intl

Tue 1/4

3 stops33h 25m

R30 395

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

3 stops45h 15m

Auckland Intl

Tue 1/4

3 stops33h 25m

R32 340

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

3 stops46h 30m

Auckland Intl

Mon 31/3

3 stops44h 10m

R35 601

Durban King Shaka IntlAuckland Intl

DUR - AKL

DURAKL

Durban King Shaka Intl

Tue 23/4

2 stops29h 10m

Auckland Intl

Mon 31/3

2 stops47h 10m

R45 726

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Deals found on 18/4

When is the best time to book a flight from Durban to Auckland?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Durban to Auckland. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
Booking 75 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Durban to Auckland. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Durban to Auckland?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Durban to Auckland. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Durban to Auckland flight should consider departing on Saturday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Auckland by month

Plan your trip from Durban to Auckland by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Durban to Auckland is currently R15 668 while a return flight costs R32 369. Price data was last updated on 14 April 2024.

Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Durban to Auckland (average of R1 197). Flying from Durban to Auckland in December is currently the most expensive (average of R1 412). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R26 658

February

R23 740

March

R23 035

April

R23 569

May

R22 825

June

R24 293

July

R25 781

August

R23 626

September

R23 340

October

R23 149

November

R23 302

December

R26 925

Temperature and rainfall in Auckland by month

Plan your trip to Auckland by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

AKL

Temperature

11 - 20 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Auckland

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Auckland. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Auckland. Reviews last updated 18 April 2024.
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews
8,1
Very Good
4 092 reviews

Food

7,9

Overall

8,1

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

8,1

Crew

8,3

Entertainment

8,3

Reviews

1 / 10

Check in was poor, understaffed. ICE system old and no live channels. All in Emirates service is declining

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Durban to Auckland. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.
  • What airports serve Auckland from Durban flights?

    South Africa has a few international airports serving flights to Auckland Intl (AKL), like Durban King Shaka Intl (DUR), O.R Tambo Intl (JNB), and Cape Town Intl Airport (CPT). Durban King Shaka Int, located approx. 21 miles from the city centre, serves as the primary airport in Durban, however, flights departing to Auckland Intl from Durban King Shaka Intl will need to make at least 3 stopovers before reaching Auckland. Auckland International Airport (AKL) is one of the busiest airports in the world and serves as New Zealand's major airline hub. The airport is approximately 25min from the city centre, with several public transport options available, including buses, taxis and car hire, which is a great option if you want to travel outside the city too.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Durban to Auckland?

    Currently, there are no direct flights from Durban to Auckland Intl, but there are a variety of two- and three-stopover flights to choose from. The majority of these flights are operated by Emirates Airlines and Qatar Airways, with South African domestic stopover flights operated by FlySafair, Mango Airlines, and kulula. Common routes from Durban to Auckland have two or three stopovers in Doha Hamad Intl (DOH), Brisbane (BNE), and Kuala Lumpur Intl (KUL), the length of which will affect total flight durations. Both Qatar Airways and Emirates services operate to these stopover airports, with code-shared flights on Singapore Airlines.

  • What are the stopover options between Durban and Auckland?

    When flying from Durban King Shaka International Airport to Auckland, it is common to have stopovers in Doha Hamad Int and Brisbane, with a possibility of a third stopover in Kuala Lumpur Intl. Because there are no direct flights for this route, travellers can expect stops to add four our five hours to their travel duration. Flights with two stopovers take an average of 29h 10min, whereas flights with three stopovers take between 35h 50min and 76h 15min. Flights deals with three stopovers tend to be cheaper than those with only two. If you are not in a hurry, three stopovers may be a viable option for you, stopping in Johannesburg O.R Tambo, then Doha Hamad Intl and Brisbane, before arriving in Auckland.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Durban to Auckland?

    All South Africans with valid passports intending to travel to New Zealand are required to obtain a visa. If you are visiting for holidays, you must apply for a visitor visa, which is valid for nine months. New Zealand also offers other visas such as study, business, residence, joining family and work visas. Apply for your New Zealand Visa online, with online payment options available on a credit card.

  • Can I find flights from Durban to Auckland for under R27 900 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Durban to Auckland for under R27 900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R27 802, but on average you can expect to pay R32 359.

  • What is the cheapest airline to fly from Durban to Auckland round-trip?

    Our cheapest airline available from Durban to Auckland is Emirates. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R28 317 on this airline. Users have found that Emirates is 4% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Durban to Auckland?

  • What does DUR to AKL mean?

    This is defined as Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR) and Auckland Intl Airport (AKL). Codes like Auckland Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely.

  • Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Durban to Auckland?

  • What are some popular things to do or see while on a stopover in Dubai?

    If you're on a stopover in Dubai and looking for things to do, consider visiting Burj Khalifa, Deira Perfume Souq, or Dubai Creek. Burj Khalifa, Deira Perfume Souq, and Dubai Creek are located about 11,0 km, 7,0 km, and 3,7 km, respectively from Dubai Intl. Travellers can rent a car at Dubai Intl for an average daily rate of R350 to make sightseeing during their stopover a little easier.

  • What are points of interest worth seeing during a stopover in Johannesburg?

    Johannesburg Art Gallery, Hyde Park Corner, and Gold Reef City are the most popular attractions in Johannesburg if you're in need of something to do during your stopover. Johannesburg Art Gallery, Hyde Park Corner, and Gold Reef City can be accessed by travelling approximately 20,1 km, 20,2 km, and 25,0 km, respectively from Johannesburg OR Tambo. Travellers can book a car hire at Johannesburg OR Tambo for about R816 per day to make their sightseeing more efficient.

  • Where are the least popular stopover locations for Durban to Auckland flights?

  • Can I find deals for flights from Durban to Auckland that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Durban to Auckland flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Durban to Auckland with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Durban to Auckland flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Durban to Auckland that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Durban to Auckland flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Durban to Auckland?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Durban to Auckland.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Durban to Auckland?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Durban to Auckland by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Durban to Auckland that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Durban to Auckland offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Durban to Auckland?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Durban to Auckland flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Durban to Auckland flight deals updated?

    The Durban to Auckland flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/4.

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