Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Durban

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The best prices from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl are usually found in July or January, booked 15 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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Johannesburg (JNB) to Durban (DUR)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to DUR flight in 2022: compare Johannesburg to Durban flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durban.
ZA1 - DUR
Price
R68 - R96
DUR
Temperature
17 - 25 °C
DUR
Precipitation
30 - 130 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 16% potential price rise

Cheapest in

July

Best time to find cheap flights, 16% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R1 046

From Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl

One-way from

R308

One-way flight from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg to Durban (ZA1 - DUR)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Johannesburg to Durban at midday. Doing so could potentially save you 4% on the flight price compared to flying in the morning, which is usually more expensive.

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

July is one of the best times of the year to fly to Durban from Johannesburg. Prices for July average R1 240 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R800. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a July flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in July

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

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 24%.

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Durban in January, February 2022

The best prices found for JNB to DUR flights in January, February
24 Jan - 24 Jan
R92pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 Jan - 23 Jan
R108pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Feb - 27 Feb
R123pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg to Durban 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durban from Johannesburg found for this year
25 Mar - 28 Mar
R92pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
23 Jan - 23 Jan
R108pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
FlySafair
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
FlySafair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Feb - 27 Feb
R123pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Durban from Johannesburg

Save time with Johannesburg to Durban direct flight deals
25 Mar - 28 Mar
R92pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
30 Jan - 30 Jan
R108pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
25 Feb - 27 Feb
R123pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from Johannesburg to Durban

Late deals on return flights to Durban from Johannesburg, departing today and this week
30 Jan - 30 Jan
R108pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Cemair
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
27 Jan - 29 Jan
R477pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Multiple airlines
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
British Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
28 Jan - 31 Jan
R616pp
HLA
Johannesburg Lanseria
FlySafair
Direct
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
FlySafair
Direct
HLA
Johannesburg Lanseria

One-way flights to King Shaka Intl from Johannesburg

The cheapest one-way flights from Johannesburg to Durban
4:50 - 6:05
FlySafair
Direct
1h 15m
HLA - DUR
FlySafair
R308
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1:15 - 2:30
FlySafair
Direct
1h 15m
JNB - DUR
FlySafair
R339
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3:15 - 4:25
FlySafair
Direct
1h 10m
JNB - DUR
FlySafair
R369
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Johannesburg</span> to <span class="emphasized">Durban</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Johannesburg to Durban

What airport do you fly into for flights to Durban from Johannesburg?

Durban King Shaka Intl (DUR), located 29,2 km from the city centre, is the airport you fly into when you book flights from Johannesburg to Durban. 5 airlines have flights to King Shaka Intl from Johannesburg on a regular basis. Booking flights from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl should not be difficult; the airport handles an average of 22 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Kulula, Mango, and FlySafair are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Kulula with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Durban for under R100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Durban for under R100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just R92, but on average you can expect to pay R569.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Durban for under R100 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg to Durban under R100. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Durban is less than R585.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Durban for under R200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Durban within the next 7 days for less than R200.

What days are direct flights available from Johannesburg to Durban?

Days when direct flights are available for this flight are: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday.

How popular is this Johannesburg to Durban flight route?

Flights from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl have been viewed 237 572 times in the past calendar month.

How many flights depart from Johannesburg to Durban on average per day?

On average 12 flights depart from Johannesburg to Durban per day.
Morning (6am - Midday) - 33% of flight departures
Afternoon (Midday - 6pm) - 58% of flight departures
Evening (6pm - Midnight) - 8% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Durban?

British Airways, FlySafair, and South African can get you from Johannesburg to Durban in just under 1h 05m. Your travel time will be generally consistent. Airlines will cover a distance of 481 km. All flights are typically direct.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Durban round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Johannesburg to Durban round-trip from R123. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are FlySafair, from R139, and South African, from R262. British Airways is 90% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Durban?

While on average a flight from Johannesburg to Durban is generally R680, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R363. When looking at the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Durban King Shaka Intl), you can expect to pay R92 for that flight.

What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg to Durban?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Johannesburg to Durban consider choosing Airlink(97%), FlySafair(92%) or Cemair(86%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Johannesburg to Durban are British Airways, FlySafair and Mango. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Durban?

Johannesburg to Durban flights take around 1 hour 5 minutes, although this can vary depending on your departure airport.

Which airlines operate flights from Johannesburg to Durban?

Flag carriers like South African Airways and British Airways operate on this route, as well as budget airlines like Safair, Mango Airlines and Kulula. If you’re searching for a cheap flight from Johannesburg to Durban, the Cheapflights search bar is the best place to start. Each airline operates to a different schedule, and our tool takes the hassle out of comparing them all.

How frequent are flights between Johannesburg and Durban?

There are more than 20 flights from Johannesburg to Durban running on the most popular route – from OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) to King Shaka International Airport (DUR) – every day.

Which airports serve Johannesburg and Durban?

To reach Durban, you can fly from Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) or Lanseria International Airport (HLA). In Durban, you’ll arrive at King Shaka International Airport.

Which direct flight route between Johannesburg and Durban is cheapest?

To get the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Durban, fly from OR Tambo International Airport to King Shaka International Airport.

What is there to do in Durban?

Book a Johannesburg to Durban flight and you can wave goodbye to the city and hello to the coast. Durban’s beautiful beaches are strung out along what’s known as the Golden Mile. Head here for a day of sunbathing on the sand, or surfing or swimming out in the warm water. But don’t miss the city’s other charms. Although it’s smaller than Jo’burg, Durban lays claim to a sizeable haul of attractions. Visit uShaka Sea World, tour a game reserve, and save some time to explore the city’s Indian District. If you’re wondering how the weather will compare, both Durban and Jo’burg get their rain during summer, which starts around October time. Want to book cheap flights from Johannesburg to Durban? Use the Search Flights function to find, compare and book your tickets today.

Alternative routes for Johannesburg to Durban

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Durban

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Johannesburg to Durban.
Flight duration from Johannesburg to DUR
1h 09m
Average temperature for January in Durban
29.0 °C
Avg rainfall for January in Durban
124.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Lanseria (HLA)

Airports servicing Durban

Top 5 airlines flying from Johannesburg to Durban King Shaka Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Johannesburg to Durban choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
British Airways
R600 R1 553 No cancel fee 70%
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FlySafair
R809 R1 777 No cancel fee N/A
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Kulula
R832 R1 328 No cancel fee 84%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Kulula. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Mango
R835 R1 412 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Mango. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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South African
R971 R2 312 No cancel fee 78%
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Hourly flight availability from Johannesburg to Durban

See what time of day planes typically take off from Johannesburg towards Durban.
Morning 6 AM to midday 46% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 42% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 10% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 2% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Johannesburg to Durban
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Johannesburg to Durban.
Sunday
11 daily flights
Monday
29 daily flights
Tuesday
22 daily flights
Wednesday
29 daily flights
Thursday
29 daily flights
Friday
27 daily flights
Saturday
13 daily flights
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