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Cheap FlySafair Flights from Cape Town to Durban

Durban is an amazing coastal city in South Africa’s KwaZulu Natal province. This leading tourist hotspot is home to more than 3 million people, making Durban one of the biggest cities on Africa’s Indian Ocean coast! The greatest tourist attractions in Durban are Umgeni River Bird Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium, and uShaka Marine World.

Are you ready to experience another one of South Africa’s fantastic treasures? Because cheap FlySafair flights from Cape Town to Durban are available for a limited time! Find out why FlySafair is one of the most popular low-cost carriers in the country. It’s one of the most punctual airlines in the world! Offering flights since 1964, the airline’s Boeing 737-400s and 800s connect you with all the major destinations in South Africa. With flights to Johannesburg, East London, and Port Elizabeth, you’ll be sure to find your perfect FlySafair flight with Travelstart.

About Durban

Airport information

It takes approximately 30 minutes to drive to Durban’s city centre from King Shaka International Airport. There are a number of transport options to get you from the airport to your preferred destination. Car rental is available from all the major companies in South Africa. Alternatives include two shuttle services and several taxi operators.

Main attractions

The most sought-after attractions you can indulge in in Durban are the Golden Mile, uShaka Marine World, and the Valley of 1000 Hills.

Route Information

Flight time
2 hours
Flight distance
1240 km
Departure airport
Cape Town International Airport
Arrival airport
King Shaka International Airport
Aircraft model
Boeing 737-400

Things to do in Durban

Thrilling Activities

Durban offers you an awesome taste of adventure! Have fun with the numerous colourful rides at Funworld. Try out the exhilarating water slides at uShaka Wet ‘n Wild. Experience adrenaline-pumping action at the Big Rush ride at Moses Mabhida Stadium.

Picturesque Scenery

Give yourself a change of pace and explore the beautiful natural wealth in and around Durban. Visit one of the city’s most charming treasures at the Durban North Japanese Gardens. Treat yourself to relaxing strolls through the beautiful Durban Botanic Gardens. Get amazing views while discovering the Valley of 1000 Hills.

Alluring Coastline

Some of the top beaches in South Africa are in Durban! There’s the breath-taking Golden Mile, which is where you will find North Beach, a popular setting for surfers and swimmers. To the north, take exceptional pictures at the unique whalebone pier at Umhlanga Rocks. Try out kayaking and diving at the scenic uShaka Beach.

Where to stay in Durban

Durban Manor Hotel and Conference Centre

Experience business accommodation with views of the Durban Bay and the yacht harbour. This 3-star hotel includes a conference centre, a free Wi-Fi hotspot, and free on-site parking. Every air-conditioned room offers plenty of space, a private balcony, satellite channels on an LCD TV, and tea/coffee making facilities.

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Westville Bed and Breakfast

Set in a sub-tropical garden in Westville, treat yourself to a romantic accommodation experience at this 4-star bed and breakfast option. All the individually decorated rooms have garden views, flat-screen satellite TVs, and a mini-bar. Free private parking as well as an airport shuttle are available.

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The Oyster Box

Enjoy fantastic views of the Umhlanga Lighthouse and the Indian Ocean with a stay at this 5-star hotel in Umhlanga. Perfect for family vacations, the establishment is only a few minutes’ walk from the beach. The Oyster Box includes an award-winning spa and free Wi-Fi, while some rooms have private lounge areas, patios and plunge pools.

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