Duration 13 min
Distance 12 km
Average price R 430
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Mthatha

The nearest airport to Mthatha is Umtata (UTT). Eldo Coaches operates a bus from Durban to Mthatha 4 times a day, and the journey takes 5h 9m. Two other operators also service this route.

Recommended airport

Umtata (UTT)

  1. Umtata (UTT)
  2. Mthatha
13 min
R 170 - R 210
Other nearby airports

Durban (DUR)

  1. Durban
  2. Mthatha
6h 36m
R 734 - R 999

East London (ELS)

  1. East London Windmill
  2. Mthatha
2h 46m
R 378 - R 497

Port Elizabeth (PLZ)

  1. Port Elizabeth Station
  2. Mthatha
6h 20m
R 383 - R 508

Bloemfontein (BFN)

  1. Bloemfontein
  2. Mthatha
8h 1m

Important airports for Mthatha

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The nearest airport to Mthatha is Umtata (UTT) Airport which is 11.5 km away. Other nearby airports include East London (ELS) (184.5 km), Durban (DUR) (311.8 km), Bloemfontein (BFN) (365.8 km) and Port Elizabeth (PLZ) (398.6 km).

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It takes 13 min to get from Mthatha to Umtata (UTT) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Umtata (UTT) Airport, which is 11.5 km away from Mthatha. The taxi from Umtata (UTT) to Mthatha takes 13 min.

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There are four+ hotels available in Mthatha. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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