There are 7 ways to get from Bloemfontein to Witbank by plane, shuttle, bus, train or car

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Fly to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Johannesburg (JNB) BFN - JNB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

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Train, bus  •  9h 28m

  1. Take the train from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg Park
  2. Take the bus from Bertrams to Witbank

R 270 - R 378

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Fly to Lanseria, shuttle  •  5h 55m

  1. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Lanseria (HLA) BFN - HLA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Bus  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank

R 738 - R 871

Bus via Johannesburg  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to EMalahleni

R 381 - R 726

Train, bus via EMalahleni  •  10h 35m

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

R 285 - R 403

Drive  •  5h 7m

  1. Drive from Bloemfontein to Witbank 538.2 km

R 750 - R 1 200

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The cheapest way to get from Bloemfontein to Witbank is to train and bus which costs R 270 - R 380 and takes 9h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Bloemfontein to Witbank is to drive which costs R 750 - R 1 200 and takes 5h 7m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bloemfontein to Witbank. However, there are services departing from Bloemfontein and arriving at Witbank via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 45m.

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The distance between Bloemfontein and Witbank is 468 km. The road distance is 538.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bloemfontein to Witbank without a car is to bus which takes 8h 45m and costs R 700 - R 900.

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It takes approximately 3h 53m to get from Bloemfontein to Witbank, including transfers.

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Bloemfontein to Witbank 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 50 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bloemfontein to Witbank is 538 km. It takes approximately 5h 7m to drive from Bloemfontein to Witbank.

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  • Distance: 468.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 53m

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

You can take a bus from Bloemfontein to Witbank via Pretoria in around 8h 45m.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 300 - R 5 500
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Durban
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 1 600 - R 4 400
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Capetown
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 600 - R 5 500
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 900 - R 4 700
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Durban, Capetown
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
R 3 400 - R 6 000
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Bloemfontein to Lanseria via Capetown
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 2 600 - R 5 500
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg Park
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
R 110 - R 170
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
R 110 - R 170
1st Class
R 200 - R 270
Bus operators
TransMagnific
Website
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R 430 - R 550
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 300 - R 360
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
R 390 - R 470
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
8h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 340 - R 490
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 210 - R 290
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Bertrams to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 140 - R 200
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 270 - R 370
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 170 - R 240
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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South African Airways offers flights from Bloemfontein Airport to Johannesburg Airport.

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There are 35+ hotels available in Witbank. Prices start at R 1 500 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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