Cheap Mango Flights From Durban to Johannesburg

Johannesburg is a bustling city in the heart of South Africa. Commonly referred to as Jozi, this ‘City of Gold’ is a melting pot of amazing cultures and a cosmopolitan vibrancy. With a population of approximately 4.4 million residents, it is the largest city in South Africa. Popular tourist attractions in Johannesburg include Gold Reef City, the Apartheid Museum and Hector Pieterson Museum.

Jet off on a blissful journey to this bustling financial metropolis with cheap Mango flights from Durban to Johannesburg. Mango has won numerous awards as one of South Africa’s leading low-cost carriers. Mango is noted for being South Africa’s most on-time domestic airline for the past six years on aggregate. With its many accolades, the airline flies to all major cities in South Africa as well as twice-weekly flights to Zanzibar. Find your ideal Mango flight with Travelstart.

About Johannesburg

Airport information

O.R. Tambo International Airport is a 25-minute drive from the city centre, while Lanseria International Airport is a 50-minute drive away. There are several modes of public transport available from both airports. The taxi and shuttle terminus is located behind the hotels, follow the taxi and shuttle icons to locate it. The bus and coach terminus is in the multi-storey parkade, behind the car-hire depots. Catch the Gautrain into Sandton which is located at International Departures in Terminal A. Travellers landing at Lanseria International Airport can take a shuttle to the Sandton Gautrain station. You also have the option of car hire at both airports.

Main attractions

Be amazed by Johannesburg’s spectacular attractions, including Gold Reef City, Maboneng Precinct and Constitution Hill.

Travel Documents

You are required to present a South African ID or passport to travel from Durban to Johannesburg.

Route Information

Flight time
1 hour and 5 minutes
Flight distance
501 km
Departure airport
King Shaka International Airport
Arrival airport
O.R. Tambo International or
Lanseria International Airport
Aircraft model
Boeing 737-800

Things to do in Johannesburg

Bike Tours

Enrich your Johannesburg experience with a bike tour through Soweto. Along with experienced guides, you’ll partake in a fun, interactive and informative tour of Soweto. Through these tours, you’ll get to understand the past and current South African landscape in Johannesburg.


The City of Gold is home to many treasured theatres. Attending a show is a great way to immerse yourself in the city’s arts. From the Market Theatre in Newtown, Lyric Theatre at Gold Reef City Casino to the Joburg Theatre in Braamfontein you are in for a dazzling surprise of entertainment.


What’s a trip to Johannesburg without a visit to some of the fun markets? The inspiring Jozi vibe can be felt pulsating through the atmosphere with live performances and DJ sets, while locals and visitors enjoy places such as Neighbourgoods Market in Juta Street, Market on Main in Maboneng and Bryanston Organic Market.

Where to stay in Johannesburg

Mercure Hotel Suites

This 3-star hotel is perfect for business and leisure trips. Enjoy the elegant and warm space dedicated to making your stay a pleasant and memorable one. This mid-scale hotel is located directly opposite the Eastgate Shopping and Entertainment Centre in Bedfordview. Amenities include Wi-Fi, parking, meeting rooms and bar.

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Max Executive Suites

This 4-star accommodation is located in the suburb of Illovo and offers contemporary apartments. This lovely space offers a luxury lifestyle experience, and it is great for a family holiday. Amenities include Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool, parking, and airport shuttle.

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African Pride Melrose Arch

This trendy, luxury 5-star hotel offers guests stylish rooms with chic interiors. The elegant hotel is a welcoming experience with all it has to offer. Amenities include a pool, colonial-style library, pool bar meeting room, airport shuttle and Wi-Fi.

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