How to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein

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

Fly  •  1 h 5 min

  1. JNB - BFN

$79 - $192

Cheapest option

Car train  •  8 h 44 min

$28 - $32

3 alternative options

Bus InterCape  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Greyhound

$40 - $59

Bus Citiliner  •  9 h 22 min

$45 - $55

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. 264.1 miles

$40 - $60

What companies run services between Johannesburg Airport (JNB), South Africa and Bloemfontein, South Africa?

CemAir and South African Airways fly from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein every 3 hours. Alternatively, InterCape operates a bus from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein every 4 hours. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg Park to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
7 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$16 - $22
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Jonannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Bloemfontein is 387 km. The road distance is 423 km.

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein is to car train which costs R 350 - R 410 and takes 8 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein is to fly which takes 1 h 5 min and costs R 950 - R 2 400.

It takes approximately 1 h 5 min to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Bloemfontein, including transfers.