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Flights from Durban to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00

Durban to Cape Town Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25 259 180 125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Durban to Cape Town. Safair & Mango frequently offer the best deals on Durban to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Safair
DURCPT
Sat 02/25
nonstop
CPTDUR
Thu 03/02
nonstop
R1 616
Mango
DURCPT
Sat 02/25
nonstop
CPTDUR
Thu 03/02
nonstop
R1 630
South African
DURCPT
Thu 01/12
nonstop
CPTDUR
Sun 01/15
nonstop
R1 630
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Sat 01/07
nonstop
CPTDUR
Wed 01/11
nonstop
R1 726

How Much is a Flight from Durban to Cape Town? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Durban to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R1 726.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Durban to Cape Town?

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 Durban to Cape Town 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 Durban to Cape Town? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R2 596 R3 466
7-14 days R2 748 R3 120
14-21 days R3 120 R2 941
21-30 days R2 513 R2 748
30-60 days R1 630 R1 961
60-90 days R1 616 R2 182
90+ days R1 768 R2 002

Cheapest Day To Fly from Durban to Cape Town Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 25 265 511 629 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Durban to Cape Town is Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R1 671 R1 726 R1 961 R1 630 R1 781 R1 616 R1 657

Compare Flight Prices from Durban to Cape Town by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Durban to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Durban Cape Town Safair 2016/12/05 2016/12/08 0 R2 596
January Durban Cape Town South African 2017/01/12 2017/01/15 0 R1 630
February Durban Cape Town Safair 2017/02/25 2017/03/02 0 R1 616
March Durban Cape Town Mango 2017/03/17 2017/03/21 0 R2 002
April Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/04/06 2017/04/10 0 R2 182
May Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/05/03 2017/05/07 1 R2 182
June Durban Cape Town Mango 2017/06/28 2017/07/06 0 R1 768
July Durban Cape Town South African 2017/07/15 2017/07/31 1 R5 868

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Durban to Cape Town Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
R3 438
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R3 438 R3 272
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R3 272 R3 535
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
R3 535 R3 245
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
R3 245 R2 292
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
R2 292

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Durban to Cape Town Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Durban to Cape Town is R2 278.

The average price for direct flights from Durban to Cape Town is R2 113.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Durban to Cape Town - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 4 4 4 4 4 1 2 06:25 18:00
Safair 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 09:20 18:55
Mango 6 5 5 6 6 4 5 06:00 19:00
Comair Limited 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:10 13:10
South African 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 06:10 15:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Durban to Cape Town Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Durban to Cape Town. 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 Durban to Cape Town is R1 271.

The average price for round trip flights from Durban to Cape Town is R2 651.

Durban to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: The average Durban to Cape Town flight time is 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How far is Cape Town from Durban?
Answer: The distance from Durban to Cape Town is 1 274 kilometers (792 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 86 direct flights from Durban to Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular Durban airlines for direct flights from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: Mango provides 43% of the non-stop flights between Durban and Cape Town.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Durban flying to Cape Town Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:20 -05:00Number of routes searched: 32Number of itineraries searched: 283 534

Wondering which airlines fly out of Durban to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of Durban airlines with flights to Cape Town. 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.

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

Durban to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Durban and Cape Town. 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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