Directions from Cape Town to Limpopo

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Hoedspruit, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. CPT - HDS

$236 - $821

Cheapest option

Car train, bus  •  32 h 37 min

$60 - $87

10 alternative options

Fly to Lanseria, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. CPT - HLA

$102 - $258

Fly to Sun City, drive  •  6 h 42 min

  1. CPT - NTY

$128 - $321

Fly to Johannesburg, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. CPT - JNB

$91 - $259

Fly to Nelspruit, bus  •  8 h

  1. CPT - MQP

$195 - $595

Fly to Skukuza, taxi, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. CPT - SZK

$254 - $685

Bus Citiliner  •  23 h 20 min

$76 - $105

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  24 h 30 min

  1. Greyhound

$61 - $101

Car train, drive  •  29 h 2 min

$70 - $106

Car train, bus via Mokopane  •  32 h 27 min

$64 - $93

Drive  •  17 h 38 min

  1. 1072.8 miles

$160 - $240

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

You can take a bus from Cape Town to Polokwane via Pretoria in around 23 h 20 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Hoedspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,500
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Capetown to Sun City
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Capetown to Sun City via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $310
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Capetown to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Capetown to Nelspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Capetown to Skukuza
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Capetown to Skukuza via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $470
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $550
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Bellville to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Hoedspruit to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Whiteriver to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Hazyview to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Klerksdorp to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Mokopane to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Midrand to Warmbaths
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Warmbaths
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
18 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Klerksdrop to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Skukuza to Hazyview
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cape Town and Limpopo is 1578 km. The road distance is 1717 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Limpopo is to bus which costs R 750 - R 1 300 and takes 24 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Cape Town to Limpopo is to fly and bus which takes 5 h 25 min and costs R 2 900 - R 11 000.

No, there is no direct bus from Cape Town to Limpopo. However, there are services departing from Cape Town and arriving at Polokwane via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 23 h 20 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to get from Cape Town to Limpopo, including transfers.