Cheap flights from Durban to East London

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Aug 16 — Aug 231
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The best prices from Durban King Shaka Intl to East London are usually found in August or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Friday or Wednesday and return on a Wednesday

How to find the cheapest flight from Durban (DUR) to East London (ELS)

All the information you need to plan the best DUR to ELS flight in 2022: compare Durban to East London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in East London.

DUR - ELS

Price

R134 - R191

ELS

Temperature

15 - 21 °C

ELS

Rainfall

30 - 90 mm

Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
Average priceR2 196Average for round-trip flights in August 2022
Round-trip fromR2 196From Durban King Shaka Intl to East London

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Durban to East London?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Thursday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Durban to East London at least 61 days early can save you up to 22% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Durban to East London for as little as R2 786 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R2 917 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Durban to East London?

Our data shows that August tends to be the cheapest month to fly to East London from Durban. Users have commonly found prices around R2 690 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R2 016. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in April.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Durban to East London (DUR - ELS)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Durban to East London is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the evening tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the morning could potentially save you up to 32% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Durban to East London in August, September 2022

The best prices found for DUR to ELS flights in August, September
Aug 12 - Aug 14
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 803

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Sep 3 - Sep 8
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

1 stop

4h 20m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R2 770

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Aug 12 - Aug 16
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

1 stop

16h 25m
R2 786

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 10.08.22

Durban to East London 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to East London from Durban found for this year
Oct 28 - Oct 30
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 786

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.08.22

Aug 12 - Aug 14
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 803

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Nov 17 - Nov 24
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

1 stop

10h 05m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R2 442

Multiple Airlines

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Cheap FlySafair flights from Durban to East London

Aug 26 - Aug 29
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 770

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Oct 28 - Oct 30
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 786

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.08.22

Nov 17 - Nov 24
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 803

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Cheap Airlink flights from Durban to East London

Nov 17 - Nov 24
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

1 stop

10h 05m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

1 stop

22h 45m
R3 179

Airlink

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

1 stop

12h 35m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

1 stop

12h 50m
R3 671

Airlink

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Aug 26 - Aug 29
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

2 stops

15h 40m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

1 stop

12h 50m
R6 227

Airlink

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Direct flights to East London from Durban

Save time with Durban to East London direct flight deals
Oct 28 - Oct 30
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 786

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 11.08.22

Nov 17 - Nov 24
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
ELS

East London

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

Nonstop

1h 15m
R1 803

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

One-way flights to East London from Durban

The cheapest one-way flights from Durban to East London
Aug 22
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
R885

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Aug 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
R901

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 09.08.22

Sep 1
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

ELS

East London

Nonstop

1h 15m
R918

FlySafair

Pick Dates

Deal found 08.08.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Durban to East London flights.

What airports serve Durban to East London, South Africa flights?

Flights going to East London from Durban will typically take off out of King Shaka International Airport, which is located about 35 kilometres from the city centre of Durban. This airport is a focus city for Comair, Kulula, and Airlink airlines. It serves a large number of passengers in South Africa as well as several other locations. The airport also offers cargo flights and originally replaced Durban International Airport. Passengers will disembark the flight at East London Airport, which welcomes about 800,000 passengers each year. The airport has two runways and offers flights into Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban.

Which airlines fly directly from Durban to East London?

There are a limited number of direct, nonstop flights going to East London from Durban. The direct flights last 1h 15m on average, although this can vary to some degree. These flights are offered by Hahn Air Systems as well as Safair. In addition to limited direct flights, there are also several stopover options available for passengers going to East London. These flights are provided by South African Airways, Kulula, and Safair. While there are few direct flights, they tend to be the least expensive flights and make it to East London in the least amount of time.

What are the stopover options between Durban to East London?

Passengers leaving Durban for East London may stop mid-flight in O.R. Tambo Airport in Johannesburg or Cape Town International Airport in Cape Town. In some cases, passengers will need to change airports when reaching the stopover location. Flights with two stops throughout the journey may stop at George Airport and Cape Town Airport, O.R. Tambo Airport and Cape Town Airport, or Port Elizabeth Airport and O.R. Tambo Airport. The quickest stopover flights last 3h 30m and have a single stop, while flights with additional stops take a few hours longer to reach East London.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Durban to East London?

Travellers going to East London from Durban will not need a passport or a visa to do so. The only requirement is having a valid form of identification.

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

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

Can I find flights from Durban to East London for under R1 800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Durban to East London for under R1 800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on FlySafair for just R1 770, but on average you can expect to pay R3 261.

Are there direct flights from Durban to East London for under R1 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 2 direct flights from Durban to East London under R1 800. A good price for a direct flight from Durban to East London is less than R1 786.

How popular is this Durban to East London flight route?

Flights from Durban King Shaka Intl to East London have been viewed 3 691 times in the past calendar month.

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

Currently priced at R1 770, FlySafair will fly you from Durban to East London and back. In addition to FlySafair, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Check Cheapflights for deals on Airlink for as low as R3 179. FlySafair is priced at 34% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Durban to East London one-way?

R885 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from FlySafair. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Airlink and Hahn Air Systems, with prices starting from R1 803 and R4 900, respectively.

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

Airlink, British Airways and China Airlines are the most popular airlines when flying from Durban to East London.

What are the cheapest flights from Durban to East London?

While on average a flight from Durban to East London is generally R1 888, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R853. When looking at the most popular route, (Durban King Shaka Intl - East London), you can expect to pay R1 770 for that flight.

Alternative routes for Durban to East London

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Pretoria to Durbanfrom R531 pp
Durban to Pretoriafrom R1 230 pp
Cape Town to Georgefrom R1 514 pp
East London to Durbanfrom R1 736 pp

Top 6 airlines flying from Durban to East London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Durban to East London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
China AirlinesCheapestR481AverageR639FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time70%COVID-19 safety
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KululaCheapestR1 194AverageR2 527FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time84%COVID-19 safety
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FlySafairCheapestR1 786AverageR2 157FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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AirlinkCheapestR2 145AverageR3 022FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hahn Air SystemsCheapestR3 592AverageR5 245FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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South AfricanCheapestR4 144AverageR6 504FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time78%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Durban to East London

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Weekly flight availability from Durban to East London

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Durban to East London
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