There are 4 ways to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Carletonville to Klerksdorp Greyhound
  2. Take the bus from Klerksdorp to Bloemfontein

$29 - $41

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Bus, train  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Carletonville to Johannesburg Greyhound
  2. Take the train from Johannesburg Park to Bloemfontein

$20 - $29

2 alternative options

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Carletonville to Bloemfontein 253.4 miles

$35 - $60

Bus, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Carletonville to Johannesburg
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Bloemfontein (BFN) JNB - BFN

$102 - $224

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The cheapest way to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein is to bus and train which costs R 290 - R 440 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein is to drive which costs R 550 - R 850 and takes 4 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carletonville to Bloemfontein. However, there are services departing from Carletonville and arriving at Bloemfontein via Klerksdorp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 55 min.

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The distance between Carletonville and Bloemfontein is 328 km. The road distance is 405.4 km.

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The best way to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 55 min and costs R 430 - R 600.

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It takes approximately 5 h 55 min to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein, including transfers.

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Carletonville to Bloemfontein bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Carletonville station.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Bloemfontein Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Carletonville to Bloemfontein bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Bloemfontein station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carletonville to Bloemfontein is 405 km. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from Carletonville to Bloemfontein.

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Map of how to get from Carletonville to Bloemfontein.
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  • Distance: 205.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 55 min

What companies run services between Carletonville, South Africa and Bloemfontein, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Carletonville to Bloemfontein via Klerksdorp in around 5 h 55 min.

Airlines
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Johannesburg Park to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$7 - $12
1st Class
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Carletonville to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Klerksdorp to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Carletonville to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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South African Airways and CemAir offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Bloemfontein Airport.

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There are 180+ hotels available in Bloemfontein. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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