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IMPORTANT UPDATE 

TERMINAL GATE CLOSURE TIMES

NOTE: You will not be allowed entry to the cruise terminal once the gates close.

 

Please see the times below:

 

  • Fridays: 14:00 
  • Mondays: 16:00 (excluding 12 February 2024)

 

*Subject to change


MSC CRUISES EMBARKATION | FRIDAYS (Excluding 15th March 2024, and 22nd March 2024)

 

The embarkation time for your cruise has changedEmbarkation starts strictly at 10:00 and closes strictly at 14:00.

 

The new embarkation time slots are as follows:

              Old time               New time

                09:30-10:30         10:00 -11:00
                10:30-11:30         11:00-12:00
                11:30-12:30         11:00-12:00
                12:30-13:30         12:00-13:00
                13:30-14:30         13:00-14:00

 

Guests are advised to stick strictly to their embarkation slot and not make their way to the port before the allocated time as they will not be allowed entry.

 

 NB! EMBARKATION WILL CLOSE STRICTLY AT 14:00

 

*for those departing on 15th March 2024, and 22nd March 2024, please note that your embarkation time remains the same. Refer to your cruise ticket for the most up-to-date time.

CRUISE UPDATE

General Update

Shuttle times in Durban

DURBAN SHUTTLE SERVICE TIMES 2023/2024 SEASON

MONDAY DEPARTURES

1st Shuttle

Last Shuttle

PORT TO AIRPORT

06h00

09h00

AIRPORT TO PORT

09h00

14h00

 

FRIDAY DEPARTURES

1st Shuttle

Last Shuttle

PORT TO AIRPORT

06h00

09h00

AIRPORT TO PORT

08h00

12h00


Important to note:

  • Shuttle service is bookable through our Contact Centre.
  • The shuttles from the port to the airport operate on a 'fill up then go' basis. If you have booked a shuttle for your flight, we recommend a self-assist approach, allowing you to take your own bags off the ship and aim to catch the first available shuttle.
  • Shuttles from the airport to the port run hourly during the specified times mentioned above. 
  • When booking a shuttle from the airport to the port, please ensure that your chosen service aligns with the shuttle departure schedule.