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There are 6 ways to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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Train to Johannesburg, fly to Hoedspruit

  1. Take the train from Park to Marlboro
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Hoedspruit (HDS)

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Phalaborwa
  2. Take a taxi from Phalaborwa to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Fly Johannesburg Airport to Sabi Sand Reserve Airport, taxi

  1. Take the plane from Johannesburg Airport to Sabi Sand Reserve Airport
  2. Take a taxi from Sabi Sand Reserve Airport to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Fly Johannesburg to Nelspruit, taxi

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Nelspruit (MQP)
  2. Take a taxi from Nelspruit to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Fly Johannesburg to Skukuza, taxi

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Skukuza (SZK)
  2. Take a taxi from Skukuza to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Drive

  1. Drive from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
Johanneburg → Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is 0800 029 999.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve 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 most affordable way to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is to drive, which costs R 700 - R 1 100 and takes 6h 13m.

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The quickest way to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is to train and fly which costs R 1 900 - R 4 800 and takes 3h 57m.

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The distance between Johanneburg and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is 331 km. The road distance is 482.9 km.

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The best way to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 9h 34m and costs R 1 400 - R 2 000.

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It takes approximately 3h 57m to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Hoedspruit Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is 483 km. It takes approximately 6h 13m to drive from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve.

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CemAir and Airlink offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Hoedspruit Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve.
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  • Distance: 331.2 km
  • Duration: 3h 57m

What companies run services between Johanneburg, South Africa and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Johanneburg to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. However, you can take the walk to Park, take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Hoedspruit, then take the taxi to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. Alternatively, you can take the walk to Park, take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg Airport, take the plane to Sabi Sand Reserve Airport, then take the taxi to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 400 - R 5 500
Flights from Johannesburg to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 000 - R 3 100
Flights from Johannesburg to Skukuza
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 600 - R 5 500
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 200 - R 6 000
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Email
info@gautrain.co.za
Website
gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Marlboro
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 118
Schedules at
gautrainalerts.co.za
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
+27 86 158 9282
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
res.prasa.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 230 - R 350
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Other operators
Private Sky Charter
Phone
+27 (83) 452 2199
Email
reservations@privatesky.co.za
Website
privatesky.co.za
Plane from Johannesburg Airport to Sabi Sand Reserve Airport
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
privatesky.co.za
Taxi from Sabi Sand Reserve Airport to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Estimated price
R 850 - R 1 100

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