There are 7 ways to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt by plane, bus, taxi 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 Polokwane, bus  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Polokwane (PTG) JNB - PTG
  2. Take the bus from Polokwane to Louis Trichardt

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Makhado

$36 - $43

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Fly to Phalaborwa, taxi  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Phalaborwa (PHW) JNB - PHW
  2. Take a taxi from Phalaborwa to Louis Trichardt

$274 - $557

Bus via Mokopane  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
  2. Take the bus from Mokopane to Makhado

$42 - $53

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg Gjh2003 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pietersburg to Louis Trichardt Gjh1304 / ...

$48 - $59

Bus TransLux Express  •  11 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Louis Trichardt

$37

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt 258.6 miles

$40 - $60

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt is to bus which costs R 529 - R 532 and takes 11 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt is to fly and taxi which costs R 3 900 - R 8 000 and takes 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Louis Trichardt is 383 km. The road distance is 413.7 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 32 min and costs R 500 - R 650.

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It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt is 414 km. It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt.

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South African Airways offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Louis Trichardt. Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt.
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  • Distance: 239.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 52 min

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

Citiliner operates a bus from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Louis Trichardt once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 4 h 45 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Johannesburg to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Louis Trichardt
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Pretoria to Louis Trichardt
Ave. Duration
9 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Makhado
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Mokopane to Makhado
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pietersburg to Louis Trichardt
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Phalaborwa to Louis Trichardt
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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