Glasgow to Durban Flights
Selected fares from Glasgow to Durban
|Departure||Arrival||Travel dates||Round-trip fares|
|GLA||DUR||Tue, 12 May - Tue, 19 May||£655|
|GLA||DUR||Tue, 12 May - Tue, 19 May||£658|
|GLA||DUR||Wed, 28 Jan - Mon, 23 Feb||£838|
Flying from Glasgow Airport
Glasgow airport is located to the west of the city and is easily reached by car via the M74 or M80 motorways. Passengers booked on flights from Glasgow will find a number of car parks, and there are discounts offered for booking in advance. The airport is also easy to reach by public transport.
The First 500 Glasgow shuttle runs every ten minutes throughout the day and night, and takes approximately 25 minutes from the city centre. There are also buses that operate routes across the city, making the airport easy to reach from most areas. The nearest train station is Paisley Gilmour Street, which lies just one mile away. From there, bus route 66 runs directly to the terminals. There are also taxis outside the inbound and outbound terminals, all of which have to be fully licensed in order to be allowed to pick up passengers from the many flights Glasgow offers.
The airport features a variety of shopping options, from last minute travel accessories to gifts and jewellery. Passengers can also enjoy a wide range of food outlets, including coffee and snack bars and sit-down restaurants. The Skylounge offers passengers the opportunity to relax in peace and quiet and also provides business facilities, should they be required. For passengers with early flights, there are a number of hotels to choose from. These are both at and close to the airport, making the journey as convenient as possible.
The best way to book flights from Glasgow to Durban is to utilise the variety of tools at ebookers.ie., where great deals on accommodation and car rental can also be found.
Durban King Shaka International Airport
Durban is the third-largest city in South Africa and the largest city in KwaZulu-Natal province. Due to its location on the eastern coast of the country, it is the busiest port in the country and a major destination for travellers wishing to enjoy its beautiful beaches. If you've arranged your travel with ebookers, you'll fly into Durban King Shaka International Airport, located twenty-two miles from the city, in the town of La Mercy.
Transportation from Durban King Shaka International Airport
There are six rental car counters in the airport's arrival area, which is located on the southern side of the passenger terminal. If you booked ahead with ebookers, you can pick up your car there. Several shuttle buses run regular routes to the city from the departures terminal, including Cheetah Coaches, Coastal Motor Transport Bus Service, and Super Shuttle. Taxis are available for transport into Durban from the departures terminal as well, including A Hassan Taxis, Aussies Radio Taxis, Eagle Radio Taxis, Boshoff Taxis, and Checkers Radio Taxis.
Weather in Durban
The city of Durban has a humid sub-tropical climate, which means summers are hot and humid and winters are warm and dry. Summer heat can raise temperatures to a sweltering 28°C, but evening showers and thunderstorms often provide relief. Winter temperatures average a balmy 20°C and there is rarely frost in this season. Due to the dry warmth of the winter season, it is the best time to visit Durban. When you're packing for a summer arrival, be sure to include an umbrella and jacket as temperatures dip after rainfall.
Things to Do in Durban
Durban is a popular tourist destination, thanks to its plethora of gorgeous beaches and mild climate. Spend days lounging and walking along the Golden Mile, which offers golden sand and a variety of entertainment options. You can explore South African wildlife at Crocodile Creek, or enjoy local fauna at the Durban Botanical Gardens. When you're ready for an exciting holiday to the city of Durban, ebookers can help you arrange great package deals.
Cheap flights from Glasgow to Durban
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Lowest roundtrip airfare in January from Glasgow to Durban
|Travel dates||Departure||Arrival||Stops:||Round-trip fares|
|Leave Wed, 28 Jan||Glasgow (GLA)||Durban (DUR)||Emirates||
|Return Mon, 23 Feb||Durban (DUR)||Glasgow (GLA)||Emirates|
Glasgow and Durban airports and terminals
Airports in Glasgow, GB
Glasgow Int'l airport (GLA)
Distance from City Center: 6.8 miles
Prestwick airport (PIK)
Distance from City Center: 27.6 miles
Flight schedule for flights from Glasgow to Durban on Fri, Dec 19, 2014
|Carrier||Flight #||Departing||Arriving||Aircraft||Flight time|
|Qantas/South African Airways||QF8026/SA7165||GLA||20:45||DUR||17:05||77W/77W||18hr 20min|
Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.
Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.