Durban Airport Informational Guide to King Shaka International Airport (DUR) - Non Official

Durban Airport (DUR)

Find the most important information about Durban Airport: Flights, Departures, Arrivals, Parking, Car Rentals, Hotels near the airport and other information about King Shaka International Durban Airport (DUR). Plan your travel to DUR Airport with the information provided in this guide.


Durban Airport is located in La Mercy, 35 km (22 miles) north of downtown Durban. 


King Shaka International Airport handled 60,273 passengers during 2022. 

Terminal + info

Durban Airport has a single passenger terminal.

Facilities and Services + info

Durban Airport offers some of the following services to passengers:

- ATMs
- Pharmacy
- Banking facilities
- Currency Exchange
- Post office
- Mobile phone stores
- Book store
- Grocery store
- Retail stores
- Restaurants



Phone: +27 32 436 6000

Transport + info

The following means of transport are available at Durban Airport to get to the city centre:

Shuttle: There are several shuttle buses available in Durban Airport.
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Taxi: Get to downtown Durban within 30 minutes by taxi.
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Car rental: Rent a car in Durban Airport or through our search engine.
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About Durban

Durban is the largest city of KwaZulu-Natal province in South Africa. It is the third most inhabited urban area of the country after Johannesburg and Cape Town, being one of the main tourist attractions of South Africa given its warm and tropical climate as well as its beautiful coast and beaches.

You shouldn’t miss the Golden Mile and visit the Durban Beachfront, since the city counts with the most extensive and vibrant beaches of the Indic Ocean such as the uMhland Beach and its lighthouse, one of the most iconic images of the city. Other important sightseeings are the Victoria Embankment and the Markets of Warwick.

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