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The distance between Durban and Cape Town is 1278 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, British Airways, Kulula, Cem Air, and Airlink (SAA). Durban and Cape Town have 153 direct flights per week.

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

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

Kulula on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Durban to Cape Town

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Fly SafairSFRFAYes
British AirwaysBAWBAYes
KululaCAWMNYes
Cem AirKEM5ZYes
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Durban to Cape Town?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Durban and Cape Town takes around 2.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Durban and Cape Town?
The flight distance between Durban and Cape Town is 1278 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Durban and Cape Town?
Several carriers operate flights between Durban and Cape Town. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Cem Air, Fly Safair, Kulula, British Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Durban?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Durban and Johannesburg, George, Port Elizabeth, East London, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Harare, Dar es Salaam, Lusaka, Nairobi, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Zanzibar, London, Windhoek, Maputo, Polokwane, Limpopo, Gaborone, Mahé, Palma, Majorca, Maun.
What are the most popular routes to and from Cape Town?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Cape Town and Johannesburg, London, Port Elizabeth, East London, Bangkok, Harare, Gaborone, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Dublin, George, Maputo, Amsterdam, Manchester, Denpasar, Da Nang, Palma, Majorca, Kimberley, Northern Cape, Hoedspruit, Limpopo, Dammam.
Which airports are there in Durban?
Durban is mainly served by Durban International. But there are other airports nearby, including Virginia Airport.
What airports are near Durban?
The main airport in Durban is Durban International. It is also served by Margate, Pietermaritzburg, Richards Bay, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Airport.
What airports are near Cape Town?
The main airport in Cape Town is Cape Town International. It is also served by Cape Town International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Durban and Cape Town?
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