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Durban International Airport is situated 16 kilometers from downtown Durban and handles over 2.5-million passengers annually. Just minutes from the shoreline and the city’s busy port, Durban Airport is also near to Malukaza, Pietermaritzburg, Shalcross and the Umlaas River. Durban plays host to a number of major international conferences and events, and the airport has a reputation for handling dignitaries and delegates professionally and efficiently. The airport supports a number of international airlines, including South African Airways, British Airways, Singapore Airlines, Air Mauritius, Air Zimbabwe and Swazi Express. There are also frequent domestic connections linking most cities in South Africa. The one terminal at Durban Airport is always at its busiest during the peak of the holiday season, from the middle of December to the end of January, when accommodation soon becomes scarce and at a premium. The terminal building at Durban Airport has been upgraded ahead of the 2010 Fifa World Cup, with the reconfiguration of the international and domestic terminals into an arrivals and departures terminal. Parking facilities have also been revamped and upgraded. In 2008, it placed third, behind Cape Town International and OR Tambo International in the World Airport Awards for the best airport in Africa. Like most world-class airports, Durban Airport offers banking, forex and hosts a range of restaurants, bars and duty-free shops. There are around a dozen different types of shops. Car rental service at Durban International Airport is also available. Durban Airport is used by both tourists and businessmen, who arrive to soak up the sun on the city’s fantastic Golden Mile of sandy beaches, and to make use of the extensive facilities at the leading International Convention Centre.