Cheap flights to Durban

PNS — DUR
2 Jul — 9 Jul1
Return
1 adult
Economy
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Flights to Durban in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inAprilHigh demand for flights, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inAugustBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average price$2,350Average for return flights in June 2022
Return from$2,021From Auckland Intl to Durban King Shaka Intl

Cheap flights to Durban in June, July 2022

The best prices found for DUR flights for June, July
27 Jun - 4 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

33h 25m
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

41h 25m
$5,278

Emirates

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Deal found 25/6/22

27 Jun - 4 Jul
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

3 stops

47h 50m
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

35h 30m
$7,007

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 25/6/22

Durban 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durban found for this year
2 Aug - 30 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

68h 35m
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

42h 20m
$2,941

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 26/6/22

2 Aug - 30 Aug
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

2 stops

56h 55m
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

2 stops

43h 50m
$2,996

Emirates

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Deal found 26/6/22

23 Dec - 15 Jan
AKL

Auckland Intl

DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

3 stops

34h 30m
DUR

Durban King Shaka Intl

AKL

Auckland Intl

3 stops

43h 10m
$3,039

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 25/6/22

When is the best time to fly to Durban?

Average Durban flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

AKL - DUR

Price

$1,728 - $3,042

DUR

Temperature

17 - 25 °C

DUR

Rainfall

30 - 130 mm

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

Booking 51 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights to Durban. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Durban?

The cheapest day to fly to Durban is usually Thursday. At the moment, Sunday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Durban?

Flights in the morning are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Durban. Flights at midday are usually the most expensive.

How long is the flight to Durban?

There are certainly plenty of flight choices that will get you from the airport in New Zealand to Durban, South Africa, but the flight times you should expect are going to be somewhat variable depending on your departure point and the number of stops along your route. On flights from Auckland International (AKL) to Durban King Shaka International (DUR), Durban, you should expect a travel time of around 33h 30min. When you depart from Christchurch (CHC), there is a travel time of around 36h 50min, and when you leave from Wellington (WLG), the trip will take around 36h 20min.

Can I find any direct flights to Durban?

Unfortunately, direct flights are unavailable to Durban from any city in New Zealand but even with that, there are still some very nice Durban flight deals to help you make this trip. There is a three-stop flight that departs from Wellington Airport that has layovers at Auckland International, Kuala Lumpur International (KUL), and Dubai International (DXB). If, instead, your departure point is Auckland International, there is a two-stop flight available that has layovers at Singapore Changi (SIN) and Johannesburg OR Tambo (JNB). Finally, if you are travelling from Christchurch Airport, you can travel on the same route with the same layover airports.

Once I arrive at the Durban airport(s) how can I get to the city centre?

Upon arrival at the airport in Durban, you will find a couple of choices to travel from the airport to the centre of Durban rather quickly and conveniently. One choice is to ride aboard one of the buses provided by Margate Coaches that can take you to the centre of the city in about 22min for a price of around 538 ZAR (51 NZD). There is also an airport shuttle service available that makes the trip to the city in about 26min and costs around 383 ZAR (37 NZD). One final option is to take one of the many taxis you'll find at the airport that can make the trip to town in about 26min for a fare of around 583 ZAR (56 NZD).

What are some things to do in Durban?

If you have brought your entire family along on this trip to Durban, a couple of great spots to visit are uShaka Marine World and uShaka Sea World Aquarium, which combine to offer theme park rides, animal shows, plus a large aquarium where you can witness animal feedings. If exploring a large green space is more your thing, then you will want to make the trip to the Durban Botanic Gardens. Not only are there plenty of trails to wander and explore all the plant species you will find here, this is also a great place to see concerts or have a picnic. One unique destination that you will find in Durban is Minitown, which is a park that features exact miniaturized replicas of several of the buildings and iconic locations found in Durban.

Do I need a visa or a passport to fly to Durban?

As a citizen of New Zealand, you will need a valid passport to visit Durban, South Africa. In addition to your passport, you will need to apply for an e-visa that you can obtain from the website of the government of South Africa. The cost of this visa is around 1182 ZAR (112 NZD), and once you have this visa, you can stay in South Africa for up to 90 days as a tourist.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Durban?

For a flight to Durban, you will be flying into King Shaka Intl. Durban King Shaka Intl (DUR) is just 29.2 km from the centre of the city.