There are 2 ways to get from Durban to Richards Bay by bus or car
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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 $18 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.
Bus from Durban to Richards Bay
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 25 min
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- $18 - $25
- Schedules at
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Questions & Answers
How far is it from Durban to Richards Bay?
The distance between Durban and Richards Bay is 154 km. The road distance is 176 km.
What is the cheapest way to get from Durban to Richards Bay?
The cheapest way to get from Durban to Richards Bay is to drive which costs R 200 - R 300 and takes 1 h 45 min.
What is the fastest way to get from Durban to Richards Bay?
The quickest way to get from Durban to Richards Bay is to drive which takes 1 h 45 min and costs R 200 - R 300.
Is there a direct bus between Durban and Richards Bay?
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Durban and arriving at Richards Bay. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 25 min.
How long does it take to get from Durban to Richards Bay?
The bus from Durban to Richards Bay takes 2 h 25 min including transfers and departs twice daily.