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Cheap Flights from Durban to Cape Town, ZA, South Africa - DUR to CPT Last modified: May 26, 2016 7:27 PM

Popular flights from Durban to Cape Town Last modified: May 26, 2016 7:27 PM

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Comair Limited
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 24, 2016 Jun 26, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Jun 24, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Jun 24, 2016 Jun 27, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Jun 26, 2016 Jun 28, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Jun 28, 2016 Jun 29, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Mango
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 9, 2016 Aug 13, 2016 ZAR 1,796
Safair
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 ZAR 1,453
South African Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Aug 23, 2016 Aug 30, 2016 ZAR 2,140
Sep 1, 2016 Sep 8, 2016 ZAR 2,140

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Durban to Cape Town (DUR to CPT)?

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 ZAR 1,812.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Durban to Cape Town (DUR to CPT)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane 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 discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Durban to Cape Town

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Durban to Cape Town should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days ZAR 2,296 ZAR 2,234
7-14 days ZAR 1,593 ZAR 1,952
14-21 days ZAR 1,937 ZAR 1,937
21-30 days ZAR 1,796 ZAR 1,796
30-60 days ZAR 1,609 ZAR 1,796
60-90 days ZAR 1,796 ZAR 2,296
90+ days ZAR 1,453 ZAR 2,296

Cheapest Day To Fly from Durban to Cape Town

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding the cheapest days to fly from Durban to Cape Town.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
ZAR 1,609 ZAR 1,640 ZAR 1,952 ZAR 1,593 ZAR 1,796 ZAR 2,296 ZAR 1,796

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Durban to Cape Town

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Durban to Cape Town.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 5/31/16 6/10/16 1 ZAR 2,234
June Durban Cape Town Safair 6/2/16 6/5/16 0 ZAR 1,593
July Durban Cape Town Safair 7/11/16 7/16/16 0 ZAR 1,609
August Durban Cape Town Safair 8/25/16 8/28/16 0 ZAR 1,562
September Durban Cape Town Safair 9/1/16 9/8/16 0 ZAR 1,453
October Durban Cape Town Safair 10/28/16 11/14/16 0 ZAR 1,453
November Durban Cape Town Safair 11/28/16 12/9/16 0 ZAR 1,843
December Durban Cape Town Mango 12/19/16 1/3/17 0 ZAR 2,124

Cheapest Weekend Non-Stop Flights for the Next 30 Days from Durban to Cape Town

If you're ready to take a trip in the next 30 days and want to fly on the weekend, you might be wondering which weekend is the cheapest to fly. The chart below shows up-to-date data regarding weekend flight prices from Durban to Cape Town.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
29 30 31 1 2 3 4
ZAR 1,593
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
ZAR 1,593 ZAR 1,937
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
ZAR 1,937 ZAR 1,937
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
ZAR 1,937 ZAR 1,796
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
ZAR 1,796 ZAR 2,046
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
ZAR 2,046

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Durban to Cape Town (DUR to CPT)

Your Durban to Cape Town flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 ZAR 2,546.

The average price for non-stop flights from Durban to Cape Town is ZAR 1,859.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Durban to Cape Town
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
British Airways 4 4 4 4 4 1 2 06:25 18:00
Safair 2 2 1 2 2 1 1 08:55 18:55
Mango 6 5 5 6 6 4 5 06:00 19:10
Comair Limited 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 12:10 13:10
South African 1 2 1 2 2 1 1 06:10 15:35

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Durban to Cape Town (DUR to CPT)

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 ZAR 984.

The average price for round trip flights from Durban to Cape Town is ZAR 1,859.

More Cheap Flights

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Pietermaritzburg to Cape Town Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 5,076
Richards Bay to Cape Town South African Check Dates
Durban to George Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,514
Durban to Port Elizabeth Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 3,092
Durban to Johannesburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 1,437
Pietermaritzburg to George South African ZAR 7,652
Richards Bay to George South African Check Dates
Durban to London Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, South African, SAS, Corsair, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic ZAR 11,931
Durban to East London Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 3,358
Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg Safair, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 1,952
Durban to Upington Mango, Proflight Zambia, South African Check Dates
Durban to Bloemfontein Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,763
Richards Bay to Johannesburg South African ZAR 3,061
Pietermaritzburg to Port Elizabeth South African ZAR 4,779
Durban to Kimberley Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
Richards Bay to Port Elizabeth Safair, South African Check Dates
Durban to Windhoek Safair, Comair Limited, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 4,951
Pietermaritzburg to East London Safair, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
Pietermaritzburg to Bloemfontein South African Check Dates
Durban to Nelspruit Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African ZAR 4,139
Durban to Gaborone Air Botswana, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African ZAR 4,638
Durban to Maputo Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African, LAM Mocambique ZAR 6,091
Richards Bay to East London Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
Durban to Walvis Bay Mango, South African, Air Namibia ZAR 7,231
Durban to ManziniCheck Dates
Durban to Pietermaritzburg Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African Check Dates
Durban to Richards Bay Mango, Proflight Zambia, South African Check Dates
Richards Bay to Durban South African ZAR 5,622
Durban to Victoria Falls Comair Limited, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 6,247
Durban to Harare Comair Limited, Proflight Zambia, South African, Air Zimbabwe ZAR 5,763

Airlines Flying from Durban to Cape Town (DUR to CPT) Number of flights searched: 28Last modified: May 26, 2016 7:27 PM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Durban to Cape Town with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Durban to Cape Town.

Durban to Cape Town
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
British Airways - X X X X X X X
Mango - X X X X X X X
South African - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Durban and Cape Town, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Durban to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: The average Durban to Cape Town flight time is 2 hours and 12 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Durban and Cape Town?
Answer: The distance from Durban to Cape Town is 1274 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: There are 87 direct flights from Durban to Cape Town.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Durban to Cape Town?
Answer: Mango provides 41% of the non-stop flights between Durban and Cape Town.
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