There are 8 ways to get from Cape Town to Witbank by plane, shuttle, bus, train, taxi or car

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 Johannesburg, shuttle  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Johannesburg (JNB) CPT - JNB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Cheapest option

Bus  •  22 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Pretoria Greyhound
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank

$55 - $105

6 alternative options

Fly to Lanseria, shuttle  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Lanseria (HLA) CPT - HLA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Fly to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt (PRY) CPT - PRY
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni

$97 - $322

Fly to Nelspruit, bus  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Nelspruit (MQP) CPT - MQP
  2. Take the bus from Nelspruit to Witbank

Fly to Hoedspruit, bus  •  10 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Hoedspruit (HDS) CPT - HDS
  2. Take the bus from Hoedspruit to EMalahleni

$247 - $836

Train, taxi  •  27 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Capetown to Johannesburg
  2. Take a taxi from Johannesburg to Witbank

$365 - $395

Drive  •  15 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Cape Town to Witbank 963.2 miles

$140 - $220

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

You can take a bus from Cape Town to Witbank via Pretoria in around 22 h 25 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Capetown to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
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 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
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
Flights from Capetown to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $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 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $550
Train operators
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$255
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Bus operators
TransMagnific
Website
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Hoedspruit to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Nelspruit to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once 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 Pretoria
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
SA Cabs
Phone
+27 44 382 0444
Website
sacab.co.za
Cabs for Women
Phone
+27 83 255 0933
Website
cabsforwomen.co.za
Sandton Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 11 039 4402
Website
sandtontaxicabs.co.za

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cape Town to Witbank?

The distance between Cape Town and Witbank is 1372 km. The road distance is 1541 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Witbank?

The cheapest way to get from Cape Town to Witbank is to bus which costs R 650 - R 1 300 and takes 22 h 25 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cape Town to Witbank?

The quickest way to get from Cape Town to Witbank is to fly and bus which takes 6 h 32 min and costs R 1 100 - R 4 000.

Is there a direct bus between Cape Town and Witbank?

No, there is no direct bus from Cape Town to Witbank. However, there are services departing from Cape Town and arriving at Witbank via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Cape Town to Witbank?

It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Cape Town to Witbank, including transfers.