The cheapest times to fly from PBI to DUR are

  • January 8th to May 27th (except the weeks of March 12th, April 2nd, and April 16th)
  • October 8th to November 11th (except the week of October 15th)

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 PBI to DUR is early to mid May. Prices can be as high as $4080 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1111 for Tuesday flights around early to mid May.


When to Fly to Durban

Flying from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) to Durban (DUR) will usually cost between $1244 to $2480 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid May with an average ticket price of $1267. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2687. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1420 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1571 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PBI to DUR flight.

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

PBI to DUR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PBI to DUR flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from West Palm Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to DUR, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into PBI. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Durban, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to West Palm Beach. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $183 (10%) 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 $1609. Return trip prices are from the DUR to PBI 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 PBI 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 15 hour 56 minutes may not be realistic.


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1186
  • Average savings: $385 (24.51%)

See PBI to JNB flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1201
  • Average savings: $370 (23.55%)

See PBI to JFK flights

Hack #3: London (PBI > LHR > DUR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1255
  • Average savings: $316 (20.11%)

See PBI to LHR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Bahamasair, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8303 miles or 13362 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PBI to DUR flight is about 15 hour 56 minutes.

How many flights go between West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL and Durban?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 37 available flights from PBI to DUR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PBI
Origination airport name Palm Beach International Airport
City West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.7
Longitude -80.1

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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