(Durban) King Shaka International Airport
PO Box 57701, King Shaka International Airport, 4407 Kwazulu Natal, South Africa
Telefon: 032 436 6758.



The airport is located 35km (22 miles) north of central Durban.


How to get there

From central Durban take the N3 highway west for a short distance, and turn north on to the N2 highway, which passes the airport, and from which the terminals are signposted.

Information about parking possibilities at the Durban International Airport


Access by public transport

Regular shuttle buses operate to Durban city centre between 0500-2200. Coastal Motor Transport (tel: 031 465 5573; provide these services; journey time is around 40 minutes. There is also an hourly shuttle (which must be pre-booked) linking the airport with Durban and Umhlanga hotels, the Durban beachfront and the International Convention Centre. Contact the airport information desk (tel: 031 451 6758) for more information. Buses depart from outside the Arrivals area.

Taxi services are available from outside Departures, among companies offering cabs are Al Hassan Taxis (tel: 031 564 0734); Aussies Radio Taxis (tel: 031 309 788); Boshoff Taxis (tel: 031 306 6330); Checkers Radio Taxis (tel: 031 465 5573); and Eagle Radio Taxis (tel: 031 337 2442).


Information desk

An airport information desk (tel: 031 451 6758) is situated in the Departures area, while Arrivals has a tourist information counter.


Further travel information

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