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Flight information for Melbourne to Durban

Find info about flight duration, direct flights, and airports for your flight from Melbourne to Durban

Fastest flight time

44h 20m

Direct flights

None

Airports in Durban

2 airports
The fastest flight from Melbourne to Durban takes 44h 20m
There are no direct flights from Melbourne to Durban. Popular non-direct route for this connection is Melbourne Airport - Durban King Shaka Intl Airport.
There are 2 airports near Durban: Durban King Shaka Intl (DUR), Durban Virginia (VIR)

How to get the cheapest flight ticket from Melbourne to Durban

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What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Durban?

February

The cheapest time of year to fly to Durban from Melbourne is February. The most expensive is December.

What is the cheapest day to depart Melbourne for Durban?

Thursday

The cheapest day of the week is usually Thursday. The most expensive is usually Friday.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Durban?

at midday

Melbourne to Durban flights are approximately 17% more expensive in the morning than at midday

What is the cheapest airline that flies to Durban from Melbourne?

Etihad Airways

Cathay Pacific, Emirates, and Etihad Airways are the most popular carriers operating from Melbourne to Durban

What is the cheapest Melbourne to Durban flight route?

Melbourne - Durban King Shaka Intl

Fly from Melbourne to Durban King Shaka Intl for the best Melbourne - Durban flight prices

How far in advance should you book Melbourne to Durban flights?

16 days before

The cheapest time to buy a flight from Melbourne to Durban is approximately 16 days to departure

When you’re planning your trip from Melbourne to Durban, the most popular airport-to-airport route is Melbourne Airport to Durban King Shaka Intl Airport. When travelling from Melbourne, it is helpful to have an alternative airport to fly into when you land in Durban. The nearest airport to Durban King Shaka Intl Airport is Pietermaritzburg Airport which is located in Pietermaritzburg. The least expensive flight option from Melbourne to Durban will typically be MEL — PZB during the month of August with an average price of $2,333 RT.

Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Durban King Shaka Intl Airport (DUR)$2,791
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Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Pietermaritzburg Airport (PZB)$2,333
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Easily compare return flights from Melbourne to Durban

Below you can see the best fares for your return flight route over the next three months. All fares were found on momondo this week. Browse the quickest and cheapest flights from Melbourne to Durban by changing tabs
Multiple Airlines
3 Oct.
MEL13:15Melbourne
46h 55m
2 stops
DUR12:10Durban King Shaka Intl
7 Oct.
DUR14:25Durban King Shaka Intl
53h 30m
3 stops
MEL19:55Melbourne
Emirates
3 Oct.
MEL18:15Melbourne
27h 20m
1 stop
DUR21:35Durban King Shaka Intl
7 Oct.
DUR14:40Durban King Shaka Intl
26h 35m
1 stop
MEL17:15Melbourne
Qatar Airways
15 Dec.
MEL00:00Melbourne
44h 20m
2 stops
DUR20:20Durban King Shaka Intl
9 Jan.
DUR06:20Durban King Shaka Intl
47h 55m
3 stops
MEL06:15Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
3 Oct.
MEL13:15Melbourne
29h 20m
2 stops
DUR18:35Durban King Shaka Intl
7 Oct.
DUR14:25Durban King Shaka Intl
53h 30m
2 stops
MEL19:55Melbourne
Multiple Airlines
3 Oct.
MEL13:15Melbourne
29h 20m
2 stops
DUR18:35Durban King Shaka Intl
7 Oct.
DUR14:25Durban King Shaka Intl
43h 40m
1 stop
MEL10:05Melbourne
Emirates
3 Oct.
MEL02:15Melbourne
43h 20m
1 stop
DUR21:35Durban King Shaka Intl
6 Oct.
DUR14:40Durban King Shaka Intl
43h 40m
1 stop
MEL10:20Melbourne

Best airlines flying from Melbourne to Durban

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AirlineRatingFree cancellationPrice
Etihad AirwaysPriceFrom $1,229Free cancellationRating
6.6
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South AfricanPriceFrom $1,256Free cancellationRating
8.1
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Cathay PacificPriceFrom $1,381Free cancellationRating
8.1
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EmiratesPriceFrom $1,893Free cancellationRating
8.4
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Qatar AirwaysPriceFrom $1,948Free cancellationRating
7.9
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Emirates flights from Melbourne to Durban

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Emirates
3 Oct.
MEL18:15Melbourne
27h 20m
1 stop
DUR21:35Durban King Shaka Intl
7 Oct.
DUR14:40Durban King Shaka Intl
26h 35m
1 stop
MEL17:15Melbourne
Emirates
3 Oct.
MEL02:15Melbourne
43h 20m
1 stop
DUR21:35Durban King Shaka Intl
6 Oct.
DUR14:40Durban King Shaka Intl
43h 40m
1 stop
MEL10:20Melbourne
Emirates
3 Oct.
MEL18:15Melbourne
27h 20m
1 stop
DUR21:35Durban King Shaka Intl
8 Oct.
DUR14:40Durban King Shaka Intl
43h 40m
1 stop
MEL10:20Melbourne

  • Are airlines flying from Melbourne to Durban King Shaka Intl offering flexible cancellation due to COVID-19?

    Some of our partner airlines flying from Melbourne to Durban King Shaka Intl are adapting new policies due to the global impact of COVID-19. Some of the airlines that may be waiving their cancellation fees are South African, Emirates, and Etihad Airways. You can search for the full list of airlines such as South African that are offering this flexibility.

  • How far is Melbourne to Durban King Shaka Intl by plane?

    The distance between Melbourne and Durban King Shaka Intl is about 9827.3 km. Flights usually cover this in 27h 20m, depending on flying conditions and air traffic around both airports.



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