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Flights from Cape Town to Durban, South Africa Last modified: 26 Sep 2016 1:03 AM

Cape Town to Durban Last modified: 26 Sep 2016 1:03 AM

We've scanned 20 789 023 501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Durban. Comair Limited & Mango frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to Durban flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Comair Limited
CPTDUR
Tue 12/06
nonstop
DURCPT
Tue 12/13
nonstop
R1 730
Select
Mango
CPTDUR
Fri 10/14
nonstop
DURCPT
Sun 10/16
nonstop
R2 073
Select
Safair
CPTDUR
Fri 10/14
nonstop
DURCPT
Sun 10/16
nonstop
R2 128
Select
South African
CPTDUR
Tue 10/25
nonstop
DURCPT
Wed 10/26
nonstop
R2 210
Select
South African
CPTDUR
Tue 10/25
nonstop
DURCPT
Tue 11/08
nonstop
R2 210
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Durban?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Durban, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R1 922.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Durban?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Durban based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Durban?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Durban.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R2 828 R3 404
7-14 days R2 279 R2 279
14-21 days R2 032 R2 032
21-30 days R2 018 R2 018
30-60 days R1 785 R2 018
60-90 days R1 730 R2 018
90+ days R1 785 R2 018

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Durban

We've examined 20 795 316 600 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Durban is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R1 785 R1 730 R1 785 R2 018 R2 018 R2 018 R2 018

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Durban by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Durban flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2016/09/30 2016/10/05 0 R2 828
October Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2016/10/25 2016/10/26 0 R2 018
November Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2016/11/14 2016/11/15 0 R1 785
December Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2016/12/06 2016/12/13 0 R1 730
January Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2017/01/23 2017/01/27 0 R1 785
February Cape Town Durban South African 2017/02/08 2017/02/20 0 R2 210
March Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2017/03/04 2017/03/11 1 R2 251
April Cape Town Durban Comair Limited 2017/04/03 2017/04/08 1 R2 251

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Durban

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Durban. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R2 745
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R2 745 R2 032
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R2 032 R2 032
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R2 032 R2 251
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R2 251

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Durban

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Durban is R2 608.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Durban is R2 032.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Cape Town to Durban.

Weekly Direct Flights from Cape Town to Durban - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 4 4 4 4 4 1 2 06:30 17:30
Safair 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 06:20 16:20
Mango 5 5 5 5 6 4 4 06:00 19:30
Comair Limited 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 09:35 10:35
South African 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 09:05 18:15

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Durban

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Durban. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Durban is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Durban is R2 032.

Cape Town to Durban Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Cape Town to Durban?
Answer: The average Cape Town to Durban flight time is 2 hours and a minute.
Question: How far is Durban from Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Cape Town to Durban is 1 274 kilometers (792 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Cape Town to Durban?
Answer: There are 85 direct flights from Cape Town to Durban.
Question: What are the most popular Cape Town airlines for direct flights from Cape Town to Durban?
Answer: Mango provides 40% of the non-stop flights between Cape Town and Durban.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Durban?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Durban Last modified: 26 Sep 2016 1:03 AMNumber of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 159 456

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Durban? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Durban. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to Durban
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
South African PLZ
South African ELS
South African GRJ
South African BFN
South African MQP
Mango HLA
Safair -
Safair JNB

Cape Town to Durban Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Durban. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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