Cheap flights from Durban to Johannesburg

Flights starting at $43. Choose between British Airways, Kulula, or South African Airways to find the best price.

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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The distance between Durban and Johannesburg is 478 km. The most popular airlines for this route are British Airways, Kulula, South African Airways, Airlink (SAA), and Cem Air. Durban and Johannesburg have 136 direct flights per week.

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

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

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

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

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

Check-in for a flight from Durban to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
British AirwaysBAWBAYes0
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KululaCAWMNYesNo
South African AirwaysSAASANoNo
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYesNo
Cem AirKEM5ZYesNo
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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 1.1 hours.
What is the flight distance between Durban and Johannesburg?
The flight distance between Durban and Johannesburg is 478 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 Cem Air, Kulula, British Airways, South African Airways, Airlink (SAA).
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, Harare, Zanzibar, East London, New York, Denpasar, Mount Kilimanjaro, Mwanza, Port Vila, Phuket City, Lisbon, Ndola, Nelspruit, Chandigarh, Athens, Hagåtña, Livingstone, Wellington.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Harare, New York, Accra, Lagos, São Paulo, Port Elizabeth, Tel Aviv, Windhoek, Lusaka, Entebbe, Livingstone, Rio de Janeiro, London, East London, Victoria Falls, George, Bulawayo, Nairobi, Paris.
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 Pietermaritzburg, Margate, Richards Bay.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Durban and Johannesburg?
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