There are 4 ways to get from Durban to Welkom by plane, bus 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, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Bloemfontein (BFN) DUR - BFN
  2. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom

$180 - $335

Cheapest option

Bus Eldo Coaches  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Harrismith
  2. Take the bus from Harrismith to Welkom

$16 - $22

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Welkom

$22 - $30

Drive  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Durban to Welkom 354.8 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Durban to Welkom is to bus which costs R 230 - R 320 and takes 7 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Durban to Welkom is to fly and bus which costs R 2 600 - R 4 900 and takes 4 h 8 min.

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The distance between Durban and Welkom is 467 km. The road distance is 567.6 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 8 min to get from Durban to Welkom, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Durban and arriving at Welkom. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Durban to Welkom.
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  • Distance: 292.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 8 min

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Durban to Welkom once daily. Tickets cost $22 - $30 and the journey takes 7 h 50 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Durban to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Durban to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Welkom
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Harrismith to Welkom
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Durban to Harrismith
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za

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