Cheap flights from Durban to London

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The best prices from Durban King Shaka Intl to London are usually found in April or February, booked 44 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Durban to London

All the information you need to plan the best DUR to LON flight in 2021: compare Durban to London flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in London.

DUR - LON

Price

R665 - R814

LON

Temperature

4 - 17 °C

LON

Precipitation

40 - 70 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 12% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R10 560

From Durban King Shaka Intl to London (LON)

One-way from

R6 685

One-way flight from Durban King Shaka Intl to London (LON)

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

Users have found that leaving on a Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 8% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 3% by booking at least 44 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Durban to London within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R11 989.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to London from Durban average R11 375. You can even find prices in April for less than R11 375, as users have found deals to London from as low as R9 559. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to London from Durban. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 13%.

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

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Durban to London in the evening. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Durban to London in December, January 2021

The best prices found for DUR to LON flights in December, January
Dec 3 - Jan 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

41h 05m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

33h 40m
R12 370

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 11/30/21

Jan 10 - Jul 1
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

1 stop

36h 25m
LGW

London Gatwick

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

1 stop

31h 15m
R12 894

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 12/2/21

Dec 3 - Dec 5
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

38h 05m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

37h 30m
R13 005

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/2/21

Durban to London 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to London from Durban found for this year
Dec 3 - Jan 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

41h 05m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

33h 40m
R12 370

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/30/21

Dec 3 - Dec 5
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

38h 05m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

37h 30m
R13 005

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/2/21

Dec 3 - Feb 24
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

37h 25m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

18h 30m
R13 434

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/29/21

Last-minute flights from Durban to London

Late deals on return flights to London from Durban, departing today and this week
Dec 12 - Dec 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

39h 45m
LHR

London Heathrow

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

25h 00m
R19 087

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/2/21

Dec 12 - Dec 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LCY

London City

2 stops

40h 30m
LCY

London City

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

23h 15m
R19 277

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 12/2/21

Dec 12 - Dec 19
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LGW

London Gatwick

2 stops

23h 00m
LGW

London Gatwick

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

3 stops

26h 45m
R19 643

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 12/2/21

One-way flights to London All airports from Durban

The cheapest one-way flights from Durban to London
Dec 7
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

36h 45m
R5 320

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/30/21

Dec 11
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

36h 45m
R5 494

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/29/21

Dec 7
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

LHR

London Heathrow

2 stops

22h 35m
R5 558

Multiple Airlines

View Deal

Deal found 11/30/21

Related info for your journey

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

What airports serve Durban to London flights?

Anyone who is flying to London from Durban is going to leave out of King Shaka International Airport. This airport is located in La Mercy and is about 35 kilometres from Durban. The airport is a hub for Comair, Kulula, and Airlink. It has a split-level passenger terminal that can handle up to 7.5 million passengers each year. There are several airports where passengers may end up at the end of the flight such as London Stansted, London City, London Heathrow, and London Gatwick. Heathrow is the busiest airport in Europe by passenger traffic and is 23 kilometres from central London.

Which airlines fly directly from Durban to London?

Unfortunately, there are currently no flights in between Durban and London that operate nonstop and direct. Instead, passengers interested in spending time in London will be required to choose a flight with at least one stop. With hundreds of flights each day, there are a large number of airlines that offer them. Some of these airlines include South African Airways, British Airways, and Qatar Airways. When it comes to choosing a flight, the indirect flights with one stop often get to London more quickly while those with at least two stops are less expensive.

What are the stopover options between Durban to London?

When choosing a stopover flight with a single stop, the plane might touch down at Dubai Airport, O.R. Tambo International Airport, or Cape Town International Airport. Keep in mind that some of the flights require the passenger to switch airports at the first airport the flight stops in. Those who take a flight with two stops might find their flight going down in O.R. Tambo Airport and Abu Dhabi Airport, Cape Town Airport and London City Airport, or several others. The quickest two-stop flights into London are 17h 05m in length.

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

If you are going into London from Durban, you will need both a visa and a passport. The visa cannot be applied for any earlier than three months before you are starting your travels.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Durban to London?

For a flight from Durban to London, you will be flying from King Shaka Intl. Durban King Shaka Intl (DUR) is just 29,2 km from the centre of the city. King Shaka Intl is the only Durban airport and it handles 0 outbound flights to London per day. 10 airlines have flights to London from Durban King Shaka Intl on a regular basis.

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

Emirates, British Airways, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Durban to London for under R8 100 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Durban to London for under R8 100. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Emirates for just R8 051, but on average you can expect to pay R9 639.

Are there last-minute flights available from Durban to London for under R19 100?

There are currently 16+ open flights from Durban to London within the next 7 days for less than R19 100.

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

Flying on Emirates is currently your cheapest option to London, with prices starting at R8 051. Another option worth looking into is Qatar Airways, starting at R8 765 round trip. Users have found that Emirates is 29% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

R5 685 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from British Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Qatar Airways and Emirates, with prices starting from R6 685 and R6 828, respectively.

What are the most popular routes from Durban to London?

When deciding which route to take from Durban to London, consider Durban King Shaka Intl - London Heathrow, Durban King Shaka Intl - London Gatwick or Durban King Shaka Intl - London City, as they are the most popular.

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

When booking a flight from Durban to London, you may want to consider flying on Air France, British Airways or Emirates as they are the most popular for this route.

What are the cheapest flights from Durban to London?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Durban to London? While on average our users pay R15 671, our data indicates the cheapest price to be R284. The most popular route (Durban King Shaka Intl - London Heathrow), is priced around R7 860.

Can I fly to London from Durban King Shaka Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Durban King Shaka Intl to London

Most visitors from Durban King Shaka Intl will not be allowed to enter London.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Durban King Shaka Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Durban King Shaka Intl are not required to quarantine after entering London.

Documents
Mandatory passenger locator form - Submit the form any time in the 48 hours before arriving in the UK. Show the form when checking in your plane, train or ferry to the UK.

Managed quarantine package for Scotland - All travelers arriving directly to Scotland are required to book their Managed Quarantine Package prior to travel.

COVID-19 testing package - All travelers must book and pay for a COVID-19 Testing Package prior to travel to England and Scotland.


Can I fly back to Durban King Shaka Intl from London?

Returning to Durban King Shaka Intl from London

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Durban King Shaka Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Durban King Shaka Intl.

Alternative routes for Durban to London

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Cape Town to Manchesterfrom R10 024 pp

Top 6 airlines flying from Durban to London

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Durban to London choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestR7 850
AverageR11 065
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
British Airways
CheapestR8 292
AverageR12 839
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time70%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
CheapestR8 547
AverageR11 708
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
South African
CheapestR9 213
AverageR12 735
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR9 596
AverageR10 489
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR10 217
AverageR11 935
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety