Durban, or Durbs as it’s affectionately known, is a popular choice for travelers looking for an alternative to Cape Town and Johannesburg, and a must-visit on any South Africa trip. Book flights from Johannesburg to Durban and you’ll land at King Shaka International Airport, about 35km north of the city centre. Head down to the waterfront area, which was revamped for the 2010 World Cup, or pick one of the beautiful sandy beaches the area is famous for. Book your cheap flights from Johannesburg to Durban today, and start planning your itinerary.
Johannesburg to Durban flights take around 1 hour 5 minutes, although this can vary depending on your departure airport.
Flag carriers like South African Airways and British Airways operate on this route, as well as budget airlines like Safair, Mango Airlines and Kulula.
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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.
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.
To get the cheapest flight from Johannesburg to Durban, fly from OR Tambo International Airport to King Shaka International Airport.
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.
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