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Duration 18 min
Distance 122 km
Average price R 750
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Empangeni

The nearest airport to Empangeni is Richards Bay (RCB). However, there are better options for getting to Empangeni. Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Ballito to Empangeni once daily. Tickets cost R 310 - R 380 and the journey takes 2h 30m.

Recommended airport

Durban (DUR)

  1. Ballito
  2. Empangeni
2h 43m
R 418 - R 507
Other nearby airports

Richards Bay (RCB)

  1. Richards Bay (RCB)
  2. Empangeni
18 min
Cheapest
R 160 - R 200

Maputo (MPM)

  1. Maputo
  2. Johannesburg
  3. Empangeni
18h 18m
R 595 - R 1 202

Nelspruit (MQP)

  1. Ngodwana
  2. Ermelo
  3. Empangeni
12h 3m

Pietermaritzburg (PZB)

  1. Pietermaritzburg
  2. Durban
  3. Empangeni
5h 31m
R 595 - R 743

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The nearest airport to Empangeni is Richards Bay (RCB) Airport which is 19.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Durban (DUR) (122.3 km) and Pietermaritzburg (PZB) (175.2 km).

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It takes 2h 43m to get from Empangeni to Durban (DUR) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Durban (DUR) Airport, which is 122.3 km away from Empangeni. The bus from Durban (DUR) to Empangeni takes 2h 43m.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Empangeni. Prices start at R 1 750 per night.

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