There are 5 ways to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar by plane, train, bus, taxi, 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.

Recommended option

Fly, train  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Kimberley (KIM) JNB - KIM
  2. Take the train from Kimberley to De Aar

Cheapest option

Train, car train  •  16 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Johannesburg Park to Springfontein
  2. Take the car train from Springfontein to De Aar

$34 - $43

3 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Britstown Greyhound
  2. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar

$84 - $118

Train  •  12 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Johannesburg to De Aar

Drive  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar 490.6 miles

$75 - $110

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar is to train and car train which costs R 440 - R 600 and takes 16 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar is to drive which costs R 1 000 - R 1 500 and takes 7 h 57 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and De Aar is 650 km. The road distance is 784.9 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 16 min to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar, including transfers.

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

Premier Classe operates a train from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to De Aar once a week, and the journey takes 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Train operators
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Kimberley to De Aar
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Johannesburg to De Aar
Ave. Duration
12 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Johannesburg Park to Springfontein
Ave. Duration
9 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$10 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $25
Car train from Springfontein to De Aar
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$11 - $15
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Britstown
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Britstown
Ave. Duration
10 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Britstown to De Aar
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55

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