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As one of the fastest growing cities in South Africa and the gateway to Zululand, it’s no wonder you’re looking for cheap flights to Richards Bay. This harbour town on South Africa’s Northeast coastline is home to the largest coal export terminal in the world, an abundance of exciting recreational activities and some of the most unspoiled warm water beaches on the north coast of KwaZulu Natal.

Richards Bay Kwa Zulu Natal South Africa

Richards Bay’s mineral centric industry means it attracts a lot of business investors. Travelstart can help you find the best Richards Bay flights no matter where you’re based. To search for flights to Richards Bay simply enter you trip details into the online booking engine and wait for Travelstart to show you the prices for all airlines operating flights to/from “The Bay”. The handy mix & match feature means you can select the cheapest possible airfare combination for your outbound/inbound flights… even if it means travelling on two different airlines. 
This youthful and vibrant city still has a small-town feel and a relaxed vibe that fits easily with the subtropical climate. Boats sail around the harbour, chairs and tables spill out of seaside restaurants and bars, museums reveal the city’s past, and galleries showcase the region’s rich Indigenous art.

About Richards Bay Flights

  • Flights to Richards Bay Airport from Johannesburg (JNB) take approximately 1 hour, 20 minutes and cover a distance of 477km.
SA Express flights to Richards Bay depart Johannesburg’s OR Tambo (JNB).  The flight schedule is as follows:
JNB – RCB Flights
Airline Flight No. Day Departs JNB Arrives RCB
SA Express SA1201 Daily flights available 6:10am 7:25am
SA Express SA1203 Daily flights available 8:30am 9:45am
SA Express SA1207 Daily flights available 13:15pm 14:30pm
SA Express SA1213 Daily flights available 16:55pm 18:10pm
RCB – JNB Flights
Airline Flight No. Day Departs RCB Arrives JNB
SA Express SA1202 Daily flights available 7:55am 9:10am
SA Express SA1204 Daily flights available 10:30am 11:45am
SA Express SA1214 Daily flights available 18:40pm 20:00pm
Please note: For the latest times and info for Richards Bay flights on SA Express, please refer to the online booking engine.

Richards Bay Airport – RCB

Richards Bay Airport (code RCB) is a privately operated domestic airport approximately 2 hours north of Durban’s King Shaka International Airport.
South African Express operates the only scheduled flights to Richards Bay from Johannesburg, using a fleet of Dash 8Q300 series aircraft. If you’re searching for flights to Richards Bay from any other city you will have to go via Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo International Airport.

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