Cheap flights from Cape Town to Durban

Flights starting at £52. Choose between Fly Safair, British Airways, or Kulula to find the best price.

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The distance between Cape Town and Durban is 1278 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, British Airways, Kulula, Airlink (SAA), and Cem Air. Cape Town and Durban have 131 direct flights per week.

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Fly Safair on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

British Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Cem Air on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Cape Town to Durban

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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KululaCAWMNYesNo
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYesNo
Cem AirKEM5ZYesNo
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Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Cape Town to Durban?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Cape Town and Durban takes around 2.0 hours.
What is the flight distance between Cape Town and Durban?
The flight distance between Cape Town and Durban is 1278 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Cape Town and Durban?
Several carriers operate flights between Cape Town and Durban. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Cem Air, Kulula, British Airways, Fly Safair.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cape Town?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cape Town and Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth, East London, London, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Harare, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Saint-Denis, Walvis Bay, Maputo, Gaborone, Arusha, Riyadh, Windhoek, Amsterdam, Dar es Salaam, George, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Durban?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Durban and Johannesburg, London, East London, Bloemfontein, Port Elizabeth, George, Harare, Dublin, Bangkok, Manchester, Gaborone, Nairobi, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Lusaka, Singapore, Hanoi, Nelspruit, Birmingham, Maputo, Phuket City.
What airports are near Cape Town?
The main airport in Cape Town is Cape Town International. It is also served by Cape Town International.
What airports are near Durban?
The main airport in Durban is Durban International. It is also served by Pietermaritzburg, Margate, Richards Bay.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Cape Town and Durban?
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