The cheapest times to fly from DFW to DUR are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • April 16th to May 27th (except the week of May 7th)
  • August 20th to November 18th (except the weeks of October 15th and October 29th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from DFW to DUR is late January. Prices can be as high as $3170 for Friday flights during late December, or as low as $1160 for Tuesday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Durban

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Durban (DUR) will usually cost between $1174 to $2387 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1174. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2603. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1428 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1362 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to DUR flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the DFW to DUR route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

DFW to DUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to DUR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $188 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1450. Return trip prices are from the DUR to DFW flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from DFW to DUR can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 54 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DFW to DUR

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from DFW to DUR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Johannesburg (DFW > JNB > DUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1109
  • Average savings: $253 (18.58%)

See DFW to JNB flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (DFW > JFK > DUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1244
  • Average savings: $118 (8.67%)

See DFW to JFK flights

Hack #3: Cape Town (DFW > CPT > DUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1284
  • Average savings: $78 (5.73%)

See DFW to CPT flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from DFW to DUR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 21 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Shaka International Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9395 miles or 15120 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from DFW to DUR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to DUR flight is about 17 hour 54 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Durban?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 65 available flights from DFW to DUR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

Return Airport

Destination code DUR
Destination airport name King Shaka International Airport
City Durban
Country South Africa
Latitude -29.6
Longitude 31.1


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