Durban to Washington DC Flights
Flights to Washington DC
King Shaka International Airport
If you're looking for affordable flights from Durban, Orbitz.com can help you find the deals that you're looking for. When you leave Durban, you'll be flying out of King Shaka International Airport, also known as La Mercy Airport. The airport is located 22 miles north of town and became South Africa's newest airport when it opened in 2010 just in time for the World Cup.
Transportation to the King Shaka International Airport
There are several ways to get to the airport. One popular shuttle service is the King Shaka Airport Shuttle Bus, which stops at all major stops between the airport and town. These shuttle buses run every 30 to 45 minutes. There are plenty of taxi services available as well. The average taxi rate from the center of town to the airport is 450 rand, or $55.
Parking at the Airport
There is long-term and short-term parking available at the airport. Short-term parking is about $2.40 per hour. Long-term parking is $24 total for a minimum of three days.
Dining at the Airport
There are plenty of places to eat at the airport. One key feature of the new airport is the Landside Piazza, located outside the passenger terminal in the Arrival's Hall. It's a beautiful, open space with views of Durban's gorgeous landscape. Grab a breakfast at News Café or Mugg & Bean before your flight. Book your flights from Durban with Orbitz.com, so you can move on to your next adventure.
Washington DC Airport
Orbitz.com can help you book cheap flights to Washington DC, which is served by Dulles International Airport. Dulles is located 26 miles from Washington DC, in Chantilly, Virginia. It was the first American airport designed for commercial travel. The airport offers nonstop service to 114 destinations within the United States as well as 37 international locations. Orbitz.com can help you find deals on your air ticket.
Dulles airport offers more than 24,000 public parking spaces, with most requiring an hourly fee for use. The airport provides an economy lot as well as valet parking. Visitors picking up passengers can utilize the cell phone waiting area. Dulles International Airport offers a variety of transportation options, including taxis, coaches and shuttles. Rental cars, Metrorail, and Metrobus are also convenient transportation options that are readily available. Taxi fare from the airport to downtown Washington DC costs around $20. A one-way Metrorail fare is $1.70, and a one-way Metrobus fare is $1.60.
Generally, the weather in Washington DC is mild compared to other East Coast cities. Winter temperatures can dip as low as 24°F, and the area occasionally gets snowstorms. Springtime is mild, with temperatures averaging 60°F. Summer months can get very hot, with average temperatures around 89°F. The fall temperatures often average 54°F.
Dulles Airport Restaurants
Many restaurants are available to passengers at the Dulles International Airport. Five Guys, Harry's Tap Room, Capital Grounds Coffee, California Tortilla, and Vino Volo Wine Room are just a sampling of the dining options. Checking Orbitz.com for cheap flights to Washington DC is your best bet for finding great deals.
Cheap flights from Durban to Washington DC
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Lowest roundtrip airfare in February from Durban to Washington DC
|Leave Mon, Feb 3||Durban (DUR)||Washington DC (IAD)||South African Airways||
|Return Mon, Feb 24||Washington DC (IAD)||Durban (DUR)||South African Airways|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from Durban and Washington DC
|South African Airways||DUR||WAS||Mon, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 24||$1,250|
|British Airways||DUR||WAS||Mon, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 24||$1,300|
|United Airlines||DUR||WAS||Mon, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 24||$1,475|
|Virgin Atlantic||DUR||WAS||Mon, Feb 3 - Mon, Feb 24||$2,855|
Durban and Washington DC airports and terminals
Airports in Durban, ZA
King Shaka - Durban Int'l (DUR)
Distance from City Center: 15.8 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Durban to Washington DC on Thu, Dec 12, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|British Airways/United Airlines||BA6206/UA7917||DUR||3:05 PM||IAD||6:25 AM||733/343||22hr 20min|
|South African Airways/United Airlines||SA558/UA7917||DUR||1:55 PM||IAD||6:25 AM||319/343||23hr 30min|
|South African Airways/United Airlines||SA562/UA7917||DUR||2:45 PM||IAD||6:25 AM||319/343||22hr 40min|
|South African Airways/United Airlines||SA566/UA7917||DUR||3:35 PM||IAD||6:25 AM||319/343||21hr 50min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA7930/UA7917||DUR||3:35 PM||IAD||6:25 AM||319/343||21hr 50min|
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