British Airways has announced another new route on its network by starting direct flights to Durban this winter.
The thrice weekly service will launch on October 29 2018, departing Heathrow at 1545 on Monday, Thursday and Saturday, arriving into Durban’s King Shaka International airport at 0535 the following day. The return leg will leave the South African city at 0735 on Tuesday, Friday and Sunday, landing back into London at 1745.
The new route will be the only direct service between Europe and Durban, and will be served by a B787-8 Dreamliner aircraft.
Tickets start from £599 return in World Traveller, £1,214 in World Traveller Plus, and £3,199 in Club World.