The cheapest times to fly from GBE to DUR are

  • January 22nd to February 18th (except the week of January 29th)
  • May 14th to July 8th (except the weeks of June 4th and June 11th)
  • July 30th to November 25th

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 GBE to DUR is early October. Prices can be as high as $383 for Sunday flights during mid July, or as low as $276 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Durban

Flying from Gaborone (GBE) to Durban (DUR) will usually cost between $276 to $356 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $294. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid July, with an average price of $352. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $59 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $316 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GBE to DUR flight.

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

GBE to DUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GBE to DUR flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Gaborone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.42, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $38 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $302. Return trip prices are from the DUR to GBE 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 GBE to DUR can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 50 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking GBE 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 GBE to DUR — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $245
  • Average savings: $71 (22.35%)

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Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, Air Namibia, Batik Air, British Airways, Garuda Indonesia, Indonesia AirAsia, Lion, PT. Nam Air, South African, Sriwijaya Air, Wings Abadi Airlines, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from King Shaka International Airport to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 473 miles or 761 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GBE to DUR flight is about 1 hour 50 minutes.

How many flights go between Gaborone and Durban?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 21 available flights from GBE to DUR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GBE
Origination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9

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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