There are 2 ways to get from Durban to Richards Bay by bus or car

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Richards Bay

$15 - $21

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Drive  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Durban to Richards Bay 110.2 miles

$17 - $25

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Durban and arriving at Richards Bay. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Durban and Richards Bay is 154 km. The road distance is 176.3 km.

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The best way to get from Durban to Richards Bay without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs .

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The bus from Durban to Richards Bay takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Durban to Richards Bay is 176 km. It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to drive from Durban to Richards Bay.

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There are 40+ hotels available in Richards Bay. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Durban to Richards Bay.
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  • Distance: 96.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

What companies run services between Durban, South Africa and Richards Bay, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Durban to Richards Bay twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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