There are 4 ways to get from East London to Coffee Bay by bus, taxi 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

Bus TransLux Express, taxi  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from East London to Idutywa
  2. Take a taxi from Dutywa to Coffee Bay

$143 - $178

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from East London to Umtata

$86 - $109

2 alternative options

Bus Citiliner, taxi  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from East London to Umtata
  2. Take a taxi from Umtata to Coffee Bay

$105 - $144

Drive  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Drive from East London to Coffee Bay 165.1 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between East London, South Africa and Coffee Bay, South Africa?

Citiliner operates a bus from East London to Coffee Bay twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Greyhound ZA also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from East London to Idutywa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from East London to Mthatha
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from East London to Idutywa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from East London to Umtata
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from East London to Umtata
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Dutywa to Coffee Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from East London to Coffee Bay?

The distance between East London and Coffee Bay is 163 km. The road distance is 264 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from East London to Coffee Bay?

The cheapest way to get from East London to Coffee Bay is to drive which costs R 310 - R 460 and takes 4 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from East London to Coffee Bay?

The quickest way to get from East London to Coffee Bay is to bus and taxi which takes 3 h 47 min and costs R 1 700 - R 2 300.

How long does it take to get from East London to Coffee Bay?

It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to get from East London to Coffee Bay, including transfers.