The cheapest times to fly from DUR to BOS are

  • January 15th to March 25th
  • April 30th to June 10th
  • October 8th to November 18th

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 DUR to BOS is early November. Prices can be as high as $2759 for Saturday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $809 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Boston

Flying from Durban (DUR) to Boston, MA (BOS) will usually cost between $922 to $1667 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $879. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $2045. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1166 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1056 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DUR to BOS flight.

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

DUR to BOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DUR to BOS flight is priced close to the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Durban. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.08, 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. Saturdays 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 $169 (13%) 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 $1047. Return trip prices are from the BOS to DUR 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 DUR to BOS can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 38 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking DUR to BOS

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 DUR to BOS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1014
  • Average savings: $43 (4.02%)

See DUR to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1042
  • Average savings: $15 (1.37%)

See DUR to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 19 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, Austrian, British Airways, Cathay Pacific, Delta, Emirates, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, MANGO, Qatar Airways, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Logan International Airport to King Shaka International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8144 miles or 13106 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DUR to BOS flight is about 15 hour 38 minutes.

How many flights go between Durban and Boston, MA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 79 available flights from DUR to BOS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code BOS
Destination airport name Logan International Airport
City Boston, MA
Country the United States
Latitude 42.4
Longitude -71


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