London to Durban Flights
Flights to Durban
London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport is the main airport that serves those traveling in and out of the city. You can book low-cost flights from London to any city in the world through Orbitz.com. London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in the United Kingdom. It is located west of central London and offers direct and connecting flights to locations throughout the world. The major airlines that service Heathrow Airport include Air Canada, Air France, Air China, American Airlines, Australian Airlines and British Airways. You can book flights on these, and many other airlines that fly out of this airport, on Orbitz.com.
Parking at Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport has long-term and short-term parking lots. Long-term parking is available at Terminal 1, Terminal 3 and Terminal 4 and costs £17.90 per day. Short-term parking is available at every terminal and is free for the first 15 minutes. You are then charged £2.80 per hour. Each parking lot has shuttle services that travelers can use to get to the airport's main entrance.
London Ground Transportation
London has public busses, trams, a light rail service and a heavy rail service. London's transport system serves every area of the city and provides services directly to London Heathrow Airport. There are complimentary shuttle services available that take travelers from bus and rail stops close to the airport right to the ticket gates. There are also taxi services available to travelers as well. If you are flying into London and need transportation, book a rental car in advance on Orbitz.com.
Airport Dining Facilities
There are many places to dine in London Heathrow Airport, including Coffee Republic, The Bridge Bar, The Skylark and Bagel Street. Krispy Kreme, TGI Friday's and Starbucks are also located in the dining area. Always use Orbitz.com to find great sales on flights from London, and arrive to the airport early enough to grab a snack and relax before your trip.
Flying to Durban
Looking for cheap flights to Durban? Orbitz.com can help you find the best deals on air ticket prices in minutes with a quick online search. Fly into King Shaka International Airport in La Mercy, SA, just 22 minutes from Durban's city center, on one of the nine airlines servicing the area, including British Airways, South African Express, Emirates, Airlink and Mango. The airport is named after the great African leader, Shaka Zulu.
Transportation from King Shaka International
Get the best prices on car rentals with Orbitz.com and take care of your arrangements before your flight. Land and pick up the keys from your Avis, Budget, Dollar Thrifty, First Car, Hertz or Woodford car rental. You can also choose between a number of taxi services at an average of $55 per ride between the airport and Durban hotels or an airport shuttle at an average of $34 per ride.
The Weather in Durban
Temperatures range from lows in the mid-50s during June and July to highs in the low 80s from December to March. The rainiest time of year is March, when an average of 5.2 inches of precipitation falls. Reading the attraction reviews at Orbitz.com can give you a good idea of the gear you'll need at different times throughout the year.
The Area's Top Attractions
As South Africa's most popular destination city, Durban has a rich array of activities to suit any traveler. Its beaches offer natural beauty, miles of soft sand and sailing opportunities. Just four hours away, the Drakensberg Mountains beckon. Impressively preserved Victorian and art deco collections and a thriving museum community make Durban a center for culture as well as conservation. Take in a day of browsing at the Gateway Theatre of Shopping, or take a turn at the indoor climbing walls or outdoor skate park designed by sports legend Tony Hawke. Use Orbitz.com to find deals on local attractions during your stay, along with cheap flights to Durban.
Cheap flights from London to Durban
Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights
Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)
Cheapest weekend flights in January from London to Durban
|Leave Fri, Jan 10||London (LHR)||Durban (DUR)||South African Airways||$1,537|
|Return Sun, Jan 12||Durban (DUR)||London (LHR)||South African Airways|
Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from London to Durban
|Leave Wed, Jan 15||London (LHR)||Durban (DUR)||South African Airways||$1,408|
|Return Fri, Jan 24||Durban (DUR)||London (LHR)||South African Airways|
Lowest round trip fares by airline from London and Durban
|South African Airways||LON||DUR||Wed, Jan 15 - Fri, Jan 24||$1,408|
|British Airways||LON||DUR||Fri, Jun 20 - Sun, Jun 22||$1,595|
|Emirates||LON||DUR||Fri, Jun 20 - Sun, Jun 22||$1,618|
|Ethiopian Airlines||LON||DUR||Fri, Jun 20 - Sun, Jun 22||$2,041|
|Etihad Airways||LON||DUR||Fri, Jun 20 - Sun, Jun 22||$2,088|
|Lufthansa||LON||DUR||Fri, Jun 20 - Sun, Jun 22||$2,446|
London and Durban airports and terminals
Airports in London, GB
Heathrow airport (LHR)
Distance from City Center: 14 miles
Gatwick airport (LGW)
Distance from City Center: 24.4 miles
Stansted airport (STN)
Distance from City Center: 30.2 miles
Luton Airport (LTN)
Distance from City Center: 27.4 miles
London City Airport (LCY)
Distance from City Center: 7.4 miles
Southend airport (SEN)
Distance from City Center: 35.9 miles
Flight schedule for flights from London to Durban on Tue, Dec 10, 2013
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|British Airways/South African Airways||BA55/SA539||LHR||6:00 PM||DUR||10:05 AM||744/319||14hr 5min|
|British Airways/South African Airways||BA43/SA1851||LHR||5:35 PM||DUR||11:05 AM||744/CR2||15hr 30min|
|Iberia/South African Airways||IB4756/SA1851||LHR||5:35 PM||DUR||11:05 AM||744/CR2||15hr 30min|
|British Airways/British Airways||BA43/BA6311||LHR||5:35 PM||DUR||11:20 AM||744/734||15hr 45min|
|Iberia/British Airways||IB4756/BA6311||LHR||5:35 PM||DUR||11:20 AM||744/734||15hr 45min|
|British Airways/South African Airways||BA55/SA543||LHR||6:00 PM||DUR||11:25 AM||744/738||15hr 25min|
|South African Airways/South African Airways||SA235/SA543||LHR||6:05 PM||DUR||11:25 AM||332/738||15hr 20min|
|SAS Scandinavian Airlines/SAS Scandinavian Airlines||SK9355/SK9376||LHR||6:05 PM||DUR||11:25 AM||332/738||15hr 20min|
|TAP Portugal/TAP Portugal||TP6847/TP6818||LHR||6:05 PM||DUR||11:25 AM||332/738||15hr 20min|
|British Airways/South African Airways||BA55/SA547||LHR||6:00 PM||DUR||12:05 PM||744/319||16hr 5min|
|South African Airways/South African Airways||SA235/SA547||LHR||6:05 PM||DUR||12:05 PM||332/319||16hr 0min|
|United Airlines/United Airlines||UA7941/UA7927||LHR||6:05 PM||DUR||12:05 PM||332/319||16hr 0min|
|British Airways/British Airways||BA57/BA6211||LHR||8:45 PM||DUR||1:30 PM||744/734||14hr 45min|
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