Find cheap flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth from R1 240
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Flight from Durban to Port Elizabeth
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Looking for a cheap flight? 25% of our users found flights on this route for R939 or less one-way and R2 381 or less round-trip.
The cheapest flight from Durban to Port Elizabeth was found, on average, 88 days before departure.
Book at least 4 weeks before departure in order to get a below-average price.
High season is considered to be November, December and January. The cheapest month to fly is May.
Morning departure is around 15% more expensive than an evening flight, on average*.
If you want to travel from Durban to Port Elizabeth, you can use flights from the King Shaka International Airport (DUR) to Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ). King Shaka Airport is served by airlines like British Airlines, Cemair, SA Airlink, SlySafair, and South African Express.
For a quick shower at King Shaka International Airport, you can visit the Bidvest Lounge on the Domestic Terminal, Airside, the third floor, or the Umphafa Lounge located on the International Terminal, Airside on the third floor.
The baby care facilities at King Shaka Airport are located in the ladies' washrooms and come equipped with changing tables.
*Average of the lowest prices shown in KAYAK’s search results for departures within the next 30 days
FAQs for booking flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth
If sleeping in the airport is not an idea you find appealing, you could find good accommodation near the airport. To find a place to stay in Port Elizabeth International Airport, there are several hotels within a walking distance you could check out. These include the Road Lodge Port Elizabeth Hotel, which is located about about 150 metres from the terminal. Pine Tree Guest Lodge is also an option, but it does not offer airport shuttle service. Nova Boutique Hotel is also an option but it also does not offer airport shuttle, which is not a big deal if you don’t mind walking the short distance.
There are pay-per-use and single visit passes for travellers who want to use various lounges in the Port Elizabeth International Airport. You can use the Bidvest Premier Lounge on Domestic Departures Terminal, Airside on the first level. To access the lounge, you need to pay at the door, get a lounge membership program, or have a prepaid lounge pass. Airline lounges are also an option for Business and First Class travellers. The SAA Baobab Premium Class Lounge is on the Domestic Terminal, Airside.
The duration of a direct flight to Port Elizabeth from Durban is typically 1h 30m. The journey crosses a distance of 711 km.
In normal times, a total of 19 direct flights connect Durban to Port Elizabeth weekly. On average, there are 2 departures per day.
In the last 3 days, FlySafair offered the best one-way deal for that route, at R24 044. KAYAK users also found Durban to Port Elizabeth return flights on FlySafair from R55 976 and on Cemair from R111 202.
For Durban to Port Elizabeth, Thursday is the cheapest day to fly on average and Friday is the most expensive. Flying from Port Elizabeth back to Durban, the best deals are generally found on Tuesday, with Friday being the most expensive.
Durban airport is called Durban King Shaka Intl and the only airport in Port Elizabeth is Port Elizabeth.
The earliest flight leaves Durban at 6:15 and lands in Port Elizabeth at 7:50.
The last flight leaves Durban at 16:10 and lands in Port Elizabeth at 17:45.
Airlink, and FlySafair operate direct flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth.
The Boeing 737 is the aircraft model that flies most regularly on the Durban to Port Elizabeth flight route.
There are direct flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth on a daily basis.
The two airlines most popular with KAYAK users for flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth are FlySafair and Airlink. With an average price for the route of R3 318 and an overall rating of 8,0, FlySafair is the most popular choice. Airlink is also a great choice for the route, with an average price of R3 600 and an overall rating of 7,8.
Airlink and FlySafair have all waived their change and cancellation fees on flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth. Confirm policies on booking site.
KAYAK is a travel search engine. That means we look across the web to find the best prices we can find for our users. With over 2 billion flight queries processed yearly, we are able to display a variety of prices and options on flights from Durban to Port Elizabeth.
KAYAK’s flight Price Forecast tool uses historical data to determine whether the price for a flight to Port Elizabeth from Durban is likely to change within 7 days, so travelers know whether to wait or book now.
Hacker Fares allow you to combine one-way tickets in order to save you money over a traditional return ticket. You could then fly to Port Elizabeth with an airline and back to Durban with another airline.
Sometimes travel dates aren't set in stone. If your preferred travel dates have some wiggle room, flexible dates will show you all the options when flying to Port Elizabeth from Durban up to 3 days before/after your preferred dates. You can then pick the flights that suit you best.