There are 5 ways to get from Gaborone to Durban by plane, bus, car train 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.

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Fly to Durban  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Durban (DUR) GBE - DUR

$151 - $206

Cheapest option

Bus, car train  •  19 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Durban

$26 - $40

3 alternative options

Fly to Pietermaritzburg, bus  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Pietermaritzburg (PZB) GBE - PZB
  2. Take the bus from Pietermaritzburg to Durban

$199 - $221

Bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Durban

$27 - $54

Drive  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Gaborone to Durban 615 miles

$95 - $140

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The cheapest way to get from Gaborone to Durban is to bus which costs $27 - $55 and takes 12 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gaborone to Durban is to fly which costs $150 - $210 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gaborone to Durban. However, there are services departing from Gaborone and arriving at Durban via Johannesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

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The distance between Gaborone and Durban is 769 km. The road distance is 984 km.

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The best way to get from Gaborone to Durban without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 38 min and costs $27 - $55.

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It takes approximately 1 h 51 min to get from Gaborone to Durban, including transfers.

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Gaborone to Durban bus services, operated by AT and T Monnakgotla, depart from Gaborone station.

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The best way to get from Gaborone to Durban is to fly which takes 1 h 51 min and costs $150 - $210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $27 - $55 and takes 12 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Gaborone to Durban.
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  • Distance: 480.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 51 min

What companies run services between Gaborone, Botswana and Durban, South Africa?

Air Namibia, South African Airways and four other airlines fly from Gaborone to Durban 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Durban via Johannesburg in around 12 h 38 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Gaborone to Durban via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $220
Flights from Gaborone to Pietermaritzburg via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Gaborone to Durban via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,400
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Gaborone to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $300
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Pietermaritzburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
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 Pietermaritzburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pietermaritzburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $35
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$16
Flexi
$19
Full Flexi
$24
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban Beach
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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