There are 6 ways to get from Bloemfontein to Carletonville by bus, train, car, plane or taxi

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Klerksdorp
  2. Take the bus from Klerksdorp to Carletonville Greyhound

$29 - $40

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Train, bus  •  9 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg Park
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Carletonville Greyhound

$20 - $29

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Drive  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bloemfontein to Carletonville 253.4 miles

$35 - $60

Fly to Johannesburg, bus  •  4 h 8 min

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

$101 - $225

Fly to Sun City, taxi  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Sun City (NTY) BFN - NTY
  2. Take a taxi from Sun City to Carletonville

$254 - $781

Fly to Lanseria, bus  •  6 h 10 min

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

$141 - $353

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The cheapest way to get from Bloemfontein to Carletonville is to train and bus which costs R 290 - R 440 and takes 9 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bloemfontein to Carletonville is to fly and bus which costs R 1 500 - R 3 400 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bloemfontein to Carletonville. However, there are services departing from Bloemfontein and arriving at Carletonville via Klerksdorp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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The distance between Bloemfontein and Carletonville is 328 km. The road distance is 405.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bloemfontein to Carletonville without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 50 min and costs R 430 - R 600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 50 min to get from Bloemfontein to Carletonville, including transfers.

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Bloemfontein to Carletonville bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Bloemfontein station.

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The quickest flight from Bloemfontein Airport to Johannesburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Bloemfontein to Carletonville bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Carletonville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bloemfontein to Carletonville is 405 km. It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to drive from Bloemfontein to Carletonville.

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  • Distance: 205.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 50 min

What companies run services between Bloemfontein, South Africa and Carletonville, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Bloemfontein to Carletonville via Klerksdorp in around 5 h 50 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Flights from Bloemfontein to Sun City via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Flights from Bloemfontein to Sun City via Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
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
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 Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $320
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
57 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
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via George
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg Park
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Klerksdorp to Carletonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Carletonville
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Sun City to Carletonville
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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South African Airways and CemAir offer flights from Bloemfontein Airport to Johannesburg Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Carletonville. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bloemfontein to Bloemfontein Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs R 130 - R 160.

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