New Durban Street Names

KwaZulu Natal's new Durban street names are in full swing. Now sporting names to honour heroes of the liberation struggle, the likes of North Coast Road and Old Main Road are a thing of the past.

List of Durban's new street names:

OLD STREET NAME
NEW STREET NAME
Abrey Road + Moses Kotane Road
Sparks Road  
Adams Road Khotha Mkhunya Road
Albert Street Ingcunce Road
Alice Street Johannes Nkosi Street
Aliwal Street Samore Machel Street
Argyle Road Sandile Thusi Road
Baber Street J N Singh Street
Beatrice Street Charlotte Maxeke Street
Bellair Road Vusi Mzimele Road
Bellevue Road Amilcar Cabral Road
Berea Road (North) King Dinuzulu Road (North)
Berea Road (South) King Dinuzulu Road (South )
Bideford Road Zinto Cele Road
Bikaner Road + Krishna Rabilal Road
Dharwar Road  
Blair Atholl Road Rodger Sishi Road
Booth Road + Spine Road Harry Gwala Road
Brickfield Road Felix Dlamin Road
Brickhill Road Sylvester Ntuli Road
Broadway Swapo Road
Broad Street + Dr Yusuf Dadoo Street
Grey Street  
Canal Road Richard Walne Road
Cato Manor Road + Mary Thiphe Street
Portion of Francois Road to Bellair  
Centenary Road M L Sultan Road
Chatsworth Circle R K Khan Circle
Chelmsford Road J B Marks Road
Commercial Road Dr AB Xuma Street
Cowey Road + Problem Mkhize Road
Edith Benson Road  
Dartnel Cresent + Gladys Manzi Road
Mitchell Road  
Devenport Road Helen Joseph Road
Dharwar Road +  
Bikaner Road Krishna Rabilal Road
Dores Lane Sanele Nxumalo Lane
Duranta Road Basil February Road
Edwin Swales VC Drive Solomon Mahlangu Drive
Essenwood Road Stephen Dlamini Road
Edith Benson Road + Problem Mkhize Road
Cowey Road  
Field Street Joe Slovo Street
First Avenue + Mathews Meyiwa Road
Stamfordhill Road  
Fischer Road - Hillcrest Blessing Ninela Road
Fisher Street Masobiya Mdluli Street
Francois Road Rick Turner Road
Frere Road Esther Roberts Road
Gale Street Magwaza Maphalala Street
Gardiner Street Dorothy Nyembe Street
Goble Road Smiso Nkwanyana Road
Gray Park Road Dr Hoosen Haffajee Road
Grey Street + Dr Yusuf Dadoo Street
Broad Street  
Jan Smuts Highway King Cetshwayo Highway + whole of M13
Kensingston Drive Adelaide Tambo Drive
King George V Avenue + Mazisi Kunene Road
South Ridge Road  
Kingsway Andrew Zondo Road
KwaMashu Highway Curnick Ndlovu Highway
Lamontville Main + Msizi Dube Road
Road (Hull Road)  
Leopold Street David Webster Street
Lorne Street Ismail C Meer Street
M27 Jabu Ngcobo Drive
M35 (Sipho Mkhize Drive) Sbu Magwanyane Drive
Main Road - Tongaat Gopalall Hurbans Road
MR 385 to Mthoko Mkhize Drive
Mpumalanga T/Ship + Lena Ahrens Road
Manning Road  
Mansfield Road Steve Biko Road
Marine Parade O R Tambo Parade
Marriot Road Gladys Mazibuko Road
Masonic Grove Dullar Omar Grove
McDonald Road Alan Paton Road
Mitchell Road + Gladys Manzi Road
Dartnel Cresent  
Moore Road Che Guevara Road
Moss Street George Sewpersadh Street
MR577 Dumisani Makhaye Drive
Newlands East Drive Musa Dladla Drive
Nicholson Road Z K Matthews Road
NMR Avenue Masabalala Yengwa Avenue
North Coast Road Chris Hani Road
North Ridge Road Peter Mokaba Road
Northern Drive A G Champion Drive
- Phoenix  
Northway Kenneth Kaunda Road
Northern Freeway Ruth First Freeway
Old Dutch Road Chris Ntuli Road
Old Fort Place Archie Gumede Place
Old Fort Road K E Masinga Road
Old Main Road - Isipingo Phila Ndwandwe Road Isipingo
Old Main Road - Pinetown Josiah Gumede Road
Old Main Road - South Road Wanda Cele Road
Ordinance Road Bram Fischer Road
Pelican Drive Lenny Naidu Drive
Pine Street Monty Naicker Road
Point Road Mahatma Gandhi Road
Prince Alfred Street Florence Nzama Street
Prince Edward Street Dr Goonam Street
Queen Street Denis Hurley Street
R603 Sbu Mkhize Drive
Queen Mary Avenue Sphiwe Zuma Avenue
Richmond Road Henry Pennington Road
Ridge Road Peter Mokaba Ridge
Russell Street Joseph Nduli Street
Shepstone Road Qashana Khuzwayo Road
Smith Street Anton Lembede Street
Sparks Road + Moses Kotane Road
Abrey Road  
Spinal Road at Umlazi Griffiths Mxenge Highway(Mangosuthu Highway)
St George’s Street Maud Mfusi Street
Stanley Copley Drive R D Naidu Drive
Sydenham Road John Zikhali
Stanger Street Stalwart Simelane Street
South Ridge Road + Mazisi Kunene Road
King George V Avenue  
Victoria Street Bertha Mkhize Street
Victoria Embankment Margaret Mncadi Avenue
Walter Gilbert Road Isaiah Ntshangase Road
Warwick Avenue Julius Nyerere Avenue
Watson Highway Ushukela Drive
West Street Dr Pixley KaSeme Street
Williams Road Khuzimpi Shezi Road
Willowvale Road Albert Dlomo Road
Winder Street Dr Langalibalele Dube Street
Windermere Road Lillian Ngoyi Road

New street names in Durban source: The official website of the EThekwini Municipal (Durban) Area

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