How to get from Durban to Witbank

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Recommended option

Fly Durban to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Johannesburg (JNB) DUR - JNB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Cheapest option

Car train  •  19 h 30 min

  1. Take the car train from Durban to Johannesburg
  2. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Witbank

$19 - $28

9 alternative options

Fly Durban to Lanseria, shuttle  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Lanseria (HLA) DUR - HLA
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Bus to Pietermaritzburg, fly to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
  2. Fly from Pietermaritzburg (PZB) to Johannesburg (JNB) PZB - JNB
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Fly Durban to Nelspruit, bus  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Nelspruit (MQP) DUR - MQP
  2. Take the bus from Nelspruit to Witbank

Bus to Richards Bay, fly to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Richards Bay
  2. Fly from Richards Bay (RCB) to Johannesburg (JNB) RCB - JNB
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Bus, train  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Johannesburg
  2. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  3. Take the bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni

$44 - $65

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  11 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Pretoria Gjd2204,Gjd2303 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni

$37 - $51

Bus Eldo Coaches  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Durban to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank

Train, car train  •  19 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Durban to Johannesburg
  2. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  3. Take the car train from Pretoria to Witbank

$108 - $117

Drive  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Durban to Witbank 406.9 miles

$60 - $95

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

You can take a bus from Durban to Witbank via Pretoria in around 11 h 55 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg via Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Flights from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Durban to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Durban to Nelspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Richards Bay to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $210
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$99
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $11
Car train from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$14 - $21
1st Class
$25 - $35
Car train from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
TransMagnific
Website
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Nelspruit to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Durban and Witbank is 477 km. The road distance is 651 km.

The cheapest way to get from Durban to Witbank is to car train which costs R 240 - R 360 and takes 19 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Durban to Witbank is to drive which takes 7 h 6 min and costs R 750 - R 1 200.

No, there is no direct bus from Durban to Witbank. However, there are services departing from Durban and arriving at EMalahleni via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 55 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 6 min to get from Durban to Witbank, including transfers.