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There are 6 ways to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Port Elizabeth, bus  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Port Elizabeth (PLZ) CPT - PLZ
  2. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth to Graaff Reinet

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Fly to Bloemfontein, bus  •  9 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Bloemfontein (BFN) CPT - BFN
  2. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Graaff Reinet

Bus  •  15 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Colesburg
  2. Take the bus from Colesburg to Graaff Reinet

Bus TransLux Express  •  15 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
  2. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth to Graaff Reinet

Train, bus  •  18 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Capetown to Beaufort West
  2. Take the bus from Beaufort West to Colesburg
  3. Take the bus from Colesburg to Graaff Reinet

Drive  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet 417.9 miles

$60 - $95

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet is to drive which costs R 900 - R 1 400 and takes 7 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet is to drive which costs R 900 - R 1 400 and takes 7 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet. However, there are services departing from Cape Town and arriving at Graaff Reinet via Port Elizabeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 32 min.

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The distance between Cape Town and Graaff-Reinet is 599 km. The road distance is 668.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet without a car is to bus which takes 15 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet, including transfers.

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Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Cape Town station.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to Port Elizabeth Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet bus services, operated by Eldo Coaches, arrive at Graaff Reinet station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet is 669 km. It takes approximately 7 h 28 min to drive from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet.

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Map of how to get from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet.
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  • Distance: 374.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 57 min

What companies run services between Cape Town, South Africa and Graaff-Reinet, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet via Claremont, Cape Town, and Colesburg in around 15 h 14 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Capetown to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Port Elizabeth to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Colesburg
Ave. Duration
10 h 14 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Colesburg to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Beaufort West to Colesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
11 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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British Airways, South African Airways and Safair offer flights from Capetown Airport to Port Elizabeth Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Graaff-Reinet. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cape Town to Capetown Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs R 60 - R 100.

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