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Flights from Durban to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:32 -04:00

Durban to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 30, 2016 1:32 -04:00

We've scanned 26 216 477 370 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Durban to Cape Town. Safair & Comair Limited 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
Fri 11/04
nonstop
CPTDUR
Mon 11/07
nonstop
R1 622
Select
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Fri 11/04
nonstop
CPTDUR
Mon 11/14
nonstop
R1 731
Select
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Wed 11/09
nonstop
CPTDUR
Mon 11/14
nonstop
R1 731
Select
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Thu 11/10
nonstop
CPTDUR
Wed 11/16
nonstop
R1 731
Select
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Fri 11/11
nonstop
CPTDUR
Mon 11/14
nonstop
R1 731
Select
Comair Limited
DURCPT
Thu 11/17
nonstop
CPTDUR
Mon 11/21
nonstop
R1 731
Select
Mango
DURCPT
Tue 12/13
nonstop
CPTDUR
Wed 12/21
nonstop
R1 745
Select
Mango
DURCPT
Thu 01/05
nonstop
CPTDUR
Tue 01/10
nonstop
R1 745
Select
South African
DURCPT
Wed 01/04
nonstop
CPTDUR
Thu 01/12
nonstop
R2 276
Select

How Much is a Flight from Durban to Cape Town?

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 786.

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?

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 194 R2 194
7-14 days R1 976 R2 194
14-21 days R1 976 R2 290
21-30 days R1 758 R1 976
30-60 days R1 622 R1 963
60-90 days R1 731 R1 963
90+ days R1 486 R1 949

Cheapest Day To Fly from Durban to Cape Town

We've examined 26 224 294 390 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 Friday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R1 963 R1 745 R1 731 R1 731 R1 622 R1 731 R1 922

Compare Flight Prices from Durban to Cape Town 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 Durban to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Durban Cape Town South African 2016/09/30 2016/10/04 1 R5 110
October Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/10/26 2016/11/02 0 R1 758
November Durban Cape Town Safair 2016/11/04 2016/11/07 0 R1 622
December Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2016/12/01 2016/12/05 0 R1 731
January Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/01/04 2017/01/12 0 R1 731
February Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/02/10 2017/02/13 0 R1 786
March Durban Cape Town Safair 2017/03/06 2017/03/10 0 R1 486
April Durban Cape Town Comair Limited 2017/04/01 2017/04/08 0 R2 194

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Durban to Cape Town

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
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R2 767
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R2 767 R1 976
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R1 976 R2 208
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R2 208 R1 963
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R1 963 R1 622
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
R1 622

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Durban to Cape Town

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 385.

The average price for direct flights from Durban to Cape Town is R1 867.

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 1 2 2 1 1 08:55 18:55
Mango 5 4 5 6 6 4 4 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

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

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 R886.

The average price for round trip flights from Durban to Cape Town is R2 303.

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 85 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 40% 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: Sep 30, 2016 1:32 -04:00Number of routes searched: 29Number of itineraries searched: 313 882

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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