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Airlink Flights from Cape Town to Durban



Book Airlink flights between Cape Town & Durban

Getting the best prices for your upcoming SA Airlink flights from Cape Town to Durban is influenced by several factors. A typical one-way flight to Durban start at a low price of R1995.00. Round trip prices start at R3792.

You can expect to cover a distance of 1276 km during the flight from CPT to Durban, and flight times are an average of 2 hours. This is subject to average potential layover times, which can influence your total flight duration.

Depending on your flight choice, Airlink flights from Cape Town to Durban can include layovers at other major South African cities.

Tip: Planning a return trip from Durban? Check out our guide on getting the cheapest flights to Cape Town.


Airlink Flights from Johannesburg to Durban

Airlink Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg



Cheapest Flights from Cape Town to Durban from Airlink – One-Way

Our practical and efficient booking services are a staple of this popular route bridging the spine of South Africa from North to South. Let us provide peace of mind by helping you book cheap flights to Durban.

With flights departing from Cape Town throughout the week, there are limited Airlink bookings available on Saturdays and Sundays.



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Which Day is the Cheapest to Book an Airlink Flight from Cape Town to Durban?


The cheapest days to fly from Cape Town and Johannesburg are Sunday and Wednesday with prices ranging from R1544 upwards. These would be your best options for finding the cheapest flights

Note: Keep in mind that these figures, for both cheap and expensive days, are dependent on demand and how far in advance you book.


Which Month is the Cheapest to Book Airlink Flights from Cape Town to Durban?

Currently, the best month to book your Airlink flight from Cape Town is July. If you are not planning your trip for July, the next most affordable month to fly is August.

Considered the peak season for travel to Durban, the most expensive months of the year to travel to KZN are September, October, and November.


Things to Do in Durban

Durban is a vibrant and welcoming city, a famous tourist destination for numerous reasons. More than just picturesque beaches await travellers to this coastal gem on the Eastern Coast of South Africa.

  • uShaka Marine World – The most popular attraction in the city is uShaka Marine World. This massive aquarium sits on Durban’s famous Golden Mile and is home to thousands of aquatic creatures.
  • Big Rush Big Swing – Dive off the top of the Moses Mabhida Stadium with this 80-metre high drop. This is the only stadium swing in the world, so get your adrenaline rushing as you swing across the 220-metre arc of the stadium.
  • Golden Mile Promenade – This stretch of coastal beauty is a must-visit. On one side, it is lined with some of the most stunning premier hotels from around the world. On the other side, you’ll find amazing golden sand beaches.
  • Explore Florida Road – Known for coming alive after sunset, this bustling street offers a world of excitement. Cafés, restaurants, boutique stores, street vendors, and more line this hotspot in Durban.
  • Valley of 1,000 Hills – A short drive inland from Durban lies this breathtaking scenic valley. Named after the many iconic rounding hills that run along the banks of the Umgeni River, this is the perfect spot for nature lovers.
  • Umhlanga Pier – Often called the most beautiful pier in the world, it is lined with “whale bones”, forming a rib cage structure along the dock. This adds to the already great beauty of the crystal clear Indian Ocean surrounding it.
  • Gateway Shopping Mall – This massive mall is considered to be the biggest in the southern hemisphere and features 18 movie theatres, 400 retail stores, and both a theme park and water park.


When is the Best Time to Visit Durban?

Durban is a perfect place to visit any time of the year. The summer months—starting in November and lasting until February—are great for epic beach days. While incredible for sunny days, the heat can get a bit crazy as Durban features a humid subtropical climate.

To avoid crowded beaches and attractions, visit Durban during winter, from May to September. Although the weather cools down, the days are still sunny and quite warm.

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    How Long Does the Flight from JHB to Durban Take?

    The flight distance from JHB to Durban is about 477km and takes roughly 1h and 10min.