There are 3 ways to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay by bus, car or plane

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  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ermelo to Richards Bay

$29 - $43

2 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Ermelo to Richards Bay 265.1 miles

$40 - $60

Bus, fly  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Ermelo to Johannesburg
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Richards Bay (RCB) JNB - RCB

$142 - $279

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Ermelo to Richards Bay twice daily. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Ermelo to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Ermelo to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ermelo to Richards Bay?

The distance between Ermelo and Richards Bay is 322 km. The road distance is 424 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay?

The cheapest way to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay is to bus which costs R 350 - R 550 and takes 6 h 10 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay?

The quickest way to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay is to drive which takes 5 h 23 min and costs R 490 - R 750.

How long does it take to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay?

It takes approximately 6 h 10 min to get from Ermelo to Richards Bay, including transfers.