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

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Fly to Port Elizabeth, bus  •  6h 57m

  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  •  9h 51m

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

Bus  •  15h 58m

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

Bus Citiliner  •  16h 32m

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

Car train, bus  •  18h 23m

  1. Take the car train from Cape Town to Noupoort
  2. Take the bus from Noupoort to Graaff Reinet

Drive  •  7h 28m

  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 7h 28m.

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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 7h 28m.

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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 Colesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 58m.

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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 15h 58m and costs .

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

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Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet bus services, operated by Eldo Coaches, 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 1h 10m.

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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 7h 28m to drive from Cape Town to Graaff-Reinet.

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  • Distance: 374.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 57m

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 Colesburg in around 15h 58m.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Capetown to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Cape Town to Noupoort
Ave. Duration
15h 19m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$15 - $22
1st Class
$26 - $35
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
3h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
5h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Colesburg
Ave. Duration
12h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Colesburg to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Noupoort to Graaff Reinet
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.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
12h 15m
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 45+ 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 30m and costs R 60 - R 100.

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