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There are 2 ways to get from George to Kathu by plane or car

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  1. Fly from George (GRJ) to Sishen (SIS)


  1. Drive from George to Kathu

George (GRJ) to Sishen (SIS) flights

20 Weekly Planes
6h 36m Average Duration
R 1 556 Cheapest Price
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George → Kathu
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kathu is 0800 029 999.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kathu is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kathu is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 029 999.

Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from George to Kathu is to drive which costs R 1 400 - R 2 200 and takes 13h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from George to Kathu is to fly which costs R 1 800 - R 4 600 and takes 5h 14m.

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It is 699 km from George to Kathu. It is approximately 1002.7 km to drive.

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It takes approximately 5h 14m to get from George to Kathu, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from George Airport to Sishen Airport. The quickest flight takes 7h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between George to Kathu is 1003 km. It takes approximately 13h 36m to drive from George to Kathu.

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Comair, CemAir and Airlink offer flights from George Airport to Sishen Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Kathu. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from George to George Airport is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs R 130 - R 160.

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Map of how to get from George to Kathu.
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  • Distance: 699.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 14m

What companies run services between George, South Africa and Kathu, South Africa?

CemAir, Airlink and two other airlines fly from George to Kathu 3 times a day.

Flights from George to Sishen via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Estimated price
R 1 900 - R 5 500
Flights from George to Sishen via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6h 42m
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 100 - R 6 000

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