There are 6 ways to get from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom by plane, bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Johannesburg, bus  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Johannesburg (JNB) BFN - JNB
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom

$97 - $217

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Bloemfontein to Theunissen
  2. Take the bus from Theunissen to Potchefstroom

$27 - $39

4 alternative options

Fly to Lanseria, bus  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Lanseria (HLA) BFN - HLA
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom

$153 - $352

Bus  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Potchefstroom

$28 - $37

Bus via Welkom  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom
  2. Take the bus from Welkom to Potchefstroom

$37 - $54

Drive  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom 208.3 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom is to train and bus which costs R 370 - R 550 and takes 5 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom is to drive which takes 4 h 3 min and costs R 440 - R 650.

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The distance between Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) and Potchefstroom is 276 km. The road distance is 333 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Bloemfontein Airport (BFN), South Africa and Potchefstroom, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Bloemfontein Airport (BFN) to Potchefstroom once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $300
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Capetown
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $320
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Capetown
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $360
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Bloemfontein to Theunissen
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Welkom to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Theunissen to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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