Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Durban (DUR)

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The best prices from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl are usually found in March or February, booked 30 days in advance, depart on a Saturday or Tuesday and return on a Tuesday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Durban (DUR)

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to DUR flight in 2021: compare New York to Durban flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Durban.
NYC - DUR
Price
$863 - $1,637
DUR
Temperature
62.6 - 77 °F
DUR
Precipitation
1.2 - 5.1 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 32% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$863

From New York All airports (NYC) to Durban King Shaka Intl

One-way from

$780

One-way flight from New York All airports (NYC) to Durban King Shaka Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Durban?

Flights from New York to Durban are found to be more expensive on Tuesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Durban.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Durban?

To save on the cost of your flight from New York to Durban, book at least 30 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 30% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from $1,092 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as $1,283.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Durban?

Flights from New York to Durban lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from New York to Durban in March, with the cheapest ticket starting at $795.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Durban (NYC - DUR)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 11% on flights from New York to Durban by exploring options for tickets at noon.

Cheap flights from New York to Durban in September, October 2021

The best prices found for NYC to DUR flights for September, October
23 Oct - 30 Oct
$941pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
21 Oct - 28 Oct
$942pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
21 Oct - 28 Oct
$955pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Emirates
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Emirates
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Durban 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Durban from New York found for this year
5 Dec - 5 Feb
$827pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
4 Nov - 17 Nov
$859pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Dec - 5 Feb
$892pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
DUR
Durban King Shaka Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to King Shaka Intl from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Durban
9:15 pm - 1:55 pm
Iberia
3 Stops
34h 40m
JFK - DUR
Iberia
$780
Fareboom
3:05 am - 1:00 pm
British Airways
2 Stops
26h 55m
JFK - DUR
British Airways
6:20 pm - 1:05 pm
Emirates
1 Stop
36h 45m
JFK - DUR
Emirates
$962
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Flight FAQs

From New York to Durban

What airport do you fly into for flights to Durban from New York?

Located just 18.1 mi from the city center, Durban King Shaka Intl is the airport most travelers will use when flying to Durban from New York. Booking flights from New York to King Shaka Intl (DUR) should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily inbound flights from New York from 5 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. South African, Emirates, and Etihad Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like South African with this kind of flexibility.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl to control the spread of COVID-19?

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travelers safe while flying. Airline carriers are regularly disinfecting and sanitizing their aircraft. Masks are provided and are mandatory while on board. Pre-flight testing for symptoms and antibodies, alongside socially distanced seating (for a limited time) will work towards keeping travelers safer while flying from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl. Policies will vary by airline.

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to Durban due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both New York and Durban for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from New York to Durban for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Durban for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just $827, but on average you can expect to pay $923.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York to Durban round-trip?

Our cheapest airline available from New York to Durban is Qatar Airways. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as $899 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Emirates, starting at $941. Qatar Airways is 19% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Durban one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $737 on Qatar Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Iberia from $780 and British Airways from $833 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Durban?

The cheapest flight price from New York to Durban is $617. On average you can expect to pay $824. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Durban King Shaka Intl), can usually be booked for $892.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Durban?

While some choose either Newark - Durban King Shaka Intl or New York LaGuardia - Durban King Shaka Intl, New York John F Kennedy Intl - Durban King Shaka Intl is the most popular route from New York to Durban.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Durban?

Before booking your flight from New York to Durban check out the most popular airlines for this route: JetBlue, British Airways or Emirates.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Durban, South Africa

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Durban from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Durban King Shaka Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Durban King Shaka Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Durban King Shaka Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Must be completed in 48 hours prior to arrival in South Africa.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Durban?

Returning to New York from Durban King Shaka Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Durban King Shaka Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Durban King Shaka Intl are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Alternative routes for New York to Durban

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Destination information for Durban

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Durban.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = R14.73
Average temperature for September in Durban
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Durban
2.6 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing Durban

Top 4 airlines flying from New York to Durban King Shaka Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Durban choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
$776 $1,001 No cancel fee 75%
British Airways
$792 $1,020 No cancel fee 70%
South African
$824 $1,145 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

Emirates
$870 $1,197 No cancel fee 75%
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