Lounges, facilities and services (DUR)


VIP areas, business and financial installations, food, luggage, shopping and miscellaneous facilities in Durban airport (DUR)

Vip Lounges at Durban airport (DUR)

COVID-19 - Due to the current Coronavirus pandemic, the services and hours of the lounges may be subject to change as well as the capacity limit could be reduced. In turn, due to the changing situation, some rooms may even be temporarily closed.

 Which are the Vip lounges at Durban airport (DUR) and how to access:

Bidvest Premier Lounge - Only for domestic flights, it is located on the third floor and opens from 5:15 am to 8:15 pm. The maximum stay is 2 hours. Smoking area, refreshments, showers, newspapers and magazines, telephones, Wi-Fi, TV, air conditioning, drinks. Access: with Priority Pass, DragonPass or Diners Club membership, through online booking or by paying at the door.

SLOW Lounge - It is located on the upper level and opens from 4:30 am to 8:00 pm. Food, beverages, spa, showers, laundry, workstations, Wi-Fi, power sockets, TV, library. Access: with Qantas Club, British Airways Club World, Executive Club Gold or Silver membership, FNB Premier Cheque, FNB Private Clients Cheque, FNB Private Wealth Cheque or RMB Private Bank customers, Oneworld Emerald or Sapphire members.

South African Airways Baobab Premium Class Lounge - Third floor, open from 5:00 am until the last flight of the day. Snacks, TV, computers, drinks, showers, newspapers, magazines, children's area, smoking room, Wi-Fi. Access: with Voyager Lifetime Platinum, Platinum, Gold or Silver membership, first or business-class passengers from South African Airways and Star Alliance airlines, Star Alliance Gold members.

Umphafa Lounge - Available only for international flights from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Situated on the third floor and with a maximum stay of 4 hours. Computers, snacks, showers, newspapers, magazines, TV, air conditioning, beverages, Wi-Fi. Access: with Priority Pass or DragonPass membership, through online booking or by paying at the door.


Facilities and other services

Durban airport (DUR)

The airport has a bank (30 minutes before the first flight until 30 min. after the last), ATMs, currency exchange bureau (international flight hours), post office, VIP rooms, mobile phone service, public telephones and free Wi-Fi access for 4 hours.

Food and Drinks

Both in the Arrivals and Departures areas, there are restaurants, coffee shops, bars and fast food outlets.


Duty-free articles in the Departures area, electronics, souvenirs, handicrafts, books, clothing, jewellery and accessories, sweets, cosmetics.


Trolleys available in the parking lots. Enquiries about lost luggage should be directed to the offices of the corresponding airline.

Other Services

Prayer room, baby care facilities, pharmacy, beauty salon.

Latest updates: May 02, 2022

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