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There are 9 ways to get from Limpopo to Cape Town by plane, bus, train, car train or car

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Map of how to get from Limpopo to Cape Town.
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  • Distance: 986.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 50 min

What companies run services between Limpopo, South Africa and Cape Town, South Africa?

South African Airways and Mango fly from Polokwane to Cape Town hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Polokwane to Cape Town via Pretoria in around 24 hours 45 minutes.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg
Avg. Duration
4 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Skukuza
Avg. Duration
6 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Port Elizabeth
Avg. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, George
Avg. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Nelspruit
Avg. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Windhoek
Avg. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, East London
Avg. Duration
8 h 12 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
Avg. Duration
8 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Kimberley
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Polokwane to Capetown via Johannesburg, Hoedspruit
Avg. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Hoedspruit to Capetown
Avg. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Hoedspruit to Capetown via Johannesburg
Avg. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Avg. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Pretoria Wonderboom Apt to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Avg. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Hoedspruit to Capetown
Avg. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $410
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Park
Avg. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Johannesburg to Capetown
Avg. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$269
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Avg. Duration
27 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$29 - $45
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Phalaborwa to Hoedspruit
Avg. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Cape Town
Avg. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Johanessburg
Avg. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Warmbaths to Midrand
Avg. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Warmbaths to Pretoria
Avg. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pietersburg to Pretoria
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Cape Town
Avg. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pietersburg to Johannesburg
Avg. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

How far is it from Limpopo to Cape Town?

The distance between Limpopo and Cape Town is 1578 km. The road distance is 1717 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Limpopo to Cape Town?

The cheapest way to get from Limpopo to Cape Town is to bus and car train which costs R 700 and takes 32 hours 35 minutes.

What is the fastest way to get from Limpopo to Cape Town?

The quickest way to get from Limpopo to Cape Town is to fly which takes 4 hours 50 minutes and costs R 3 700.

Is there a direct bus between Limpopo and Cape Town?

No, there is no direct bus from Limpopo to Cape Town. However, there are services departing from Pietersburg and arriving at Cape Town via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 24 hours 45 minutes.

How long does it take to get from Limpopo to Cape Town?

It takes approximately 4 hours 50 minutes to get from Limpopo to Cape Town, including transfers.