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There are 9 ways to get from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve by plane, car, bus, car train or train

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

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Fly to Gaborone, drive  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Gaborone (GBE) CPT - GBE
  2. Drive from Gaborone to Madikwe Game Reserve

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Car train, bus  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Take the car train from Cape Town to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone

$39 - $63

7 alternative options

Fly to Sun City, drive  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Sun City (NTY) CPT - NTY
  2. Drive from Sun City to Madikwe Game Reserve

$125 - $322

Fly to Mmabatho/Mafikeng, drive  •  14 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Mmabatho/Mafikeng (MBD) CPT - MBD
  2. Drive from Mmabatho/Mafikeng to Madikwe Game Reserve

$104 - $207

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg Greyhound
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone

$51 - $79

Bus Citiliner  •  24 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone

$51 - $84

Car train, drive  •  28 h 1 min

  1. Take the car train from Cape Town to Klerksdorp
  2. Drive from Klerksdorp to Madikwe Game Reserve

$51 - $93

Train, bus  •  32 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Capetown to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone

$233 - $250

Drive  •  19 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve 1003.8 miles

$150 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve is to bus which costs R 700 - R 1 200 and takes 24 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve is to fly and drive which costs R 1 800 - R 4 700 and takes 8 h 18 min.

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The distance between Cape Town and Madikwe Game Reserve is 1262 km. The road distance is 1606.1 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 19 min to get from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to Gaborone Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve is 1606 km. It takes approximately 19 h 59 min to drive from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve.

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CemAir, British Airways, Air Botswana and South African Airways offer flights from Capetown Airport to Gaborone Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Madikwe Game Reserve. Prices start at $100 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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Map of how to get from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve.
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  • Distance: 789 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 19 min

What companies run services between Cape Town, South Africa and Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Cape Town to Madikwe Game Reserve via Johannesburg and Gaborone in around 24 h 55 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
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 Mmabatho/Mafikeng via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Capetown to Mmabatho/Mafikeng via Nelspruit, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Capetown to Mmabatho/Mafikeng via Kimberley, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
15 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Capetown to Mmabatho/Mafikeng via Port Elizabeth, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $170
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $230
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Capetown to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,000
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Cape Town to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
22 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$21 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $50
Car train from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $50
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $60
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
25 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
May - October
$218
November - April
$236
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$16
Flexi
$19
Full Flexi
$23
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Book at
res.prasa.com
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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