There are 4 ways to get from Cape Town to George by plane, bus or car

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Fly  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to George (GRJ) CPT - GRJ

$97 - $288

Cheapest option

Bus TransLux Express  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to George

$20 - $30

2 alternative options

Bus Baz Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Capetown to Wilderness

$142 - $145

Drive  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to George 270.7 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to George is to bus which costs R 290 - R 440 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town to George is to fly which costs R 1 400 - R 4 300 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cape Town and arriving at George. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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The distance between Cape Town and George is 373 km. The road distance is 433.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to George without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 20 min and costs R 290 - R 440.

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It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to get from Cape Town to George, including transfers.

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Cape Town to George bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Cape Town station.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to George is to fly which takes 2 h 30 min and costs R 1 400 - R 4 300. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R 290 - R 440 and takes 6 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to George Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Cape Town to George bus services, operated by TransLux Express, arrive at George station.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town to George.
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  • Distance: 232.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

South African Airways flies from Cape Town to George 4 times a day. Alternatively, TransLux Express operates a bus from Cape Town to George twice daily, and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to George
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to George
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to George
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to George
Ave. Duration
7 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Capetown to Wilderness
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$136
Schedules at
bazbus.com

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