There are 3 ways to get from Durban to Empangeni by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Empangeni

$15 - $21

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Taxi  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Durban to Empangeni 101.5 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Durban to Empangeni 101.5 miles

$15 - $23

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Durban and arriving at Empangeni. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Durban and Empangeni is 148 km. The road distance is 162.5 km.

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The best way to get from Durban to Empangeni without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Durban to Empangeni takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Durban to Empangeni bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Durban station.

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Durban to Empangeni bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Empangeni station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Durban to Empangeni is 162 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Durban to Empangeni.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Empangeni. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Durban to Empangeni.
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  • Distance: 92.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 15 min

What companies run services between Durban, South Africa and Empangeni, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Durban to Empangeni twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Empangeni
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Durban to Empangeni
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Eagle Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 31 337 8333
Website
eagletaxicabs.co.za
Shauns Taxis
Phone
031 463 2618/40
Website
shaunstaxis.co.za
Mozzie Cabs
Phone
+27 31 303 5787
Website
mozziecabs.mobi

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