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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Durban and Johannesburg is 515 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fly Safair, Kulula, British Airways, Airlink (SAA), and Cem Air. Durban and Johannesburg have 176 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Airlink (SAA) on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Cem Air on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

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 Johannesburg

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

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Durban to Johannesburg?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Durban and Johannesburg takes around 1.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Durban and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Durban and Johannesburg is 515 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Durban and Johannesburg?
Several carriers operate flights between Durban and Johannesburg. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include British Airways, Kulula, Airlink (SAA), Fly Safair, Cem Air.
What are the most popular routes to and from Durban?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Durban and Cape Town, 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 Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Port Elizabeth, London, George, Harare, East London, Manchester, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Lusaka, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo, Hangzhou.
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 Johannesburg?
The main airport in Johannesburg is O. R. Tambo International. It is also served by Pilanesberg International, Wonderboom.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Durban and Johannesburg?
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