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There are 5 ways to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria by train, taxi, car, shuttle or towncar

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Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from OR Tambo Airport to Marlboro East-West Line/OR Tambo Service
  2. Take the train from Marlboro to Pretoria North-South

$18

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Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria 31.3 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria 31.3 miles

$4 - $7

Shuttle  •  35 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from OR Tambo Airport to Pretoria

$30 - $70

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria 31.3 miles

$27 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria is to drive which costs R 65 - R 100 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria is to taxi which costs R 500 - R 650 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria. However, there are services departing from OR Tambo Airport and arriving at Pretoria via Marlboro. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Pretoria is 44 km. The road distance is 50.1 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria without a car is to train which takes 47 min and costs R 259 - R 261.

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It takes approximately 47 min to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria, including transfers.

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Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria train services, operated by Gautrain, depart from OR Tambo Airport station.

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Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria train services, operated by Gautrain, arrive at Pretoria station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria is 50 km. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria.
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  • Distance: 27.3 miles
  • Duration: 47 min

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

You can take a train from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria via Marlboro in around 47 min.

Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from OR Tambo Airport to Marlboro
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Train from Marlboro to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
Shuttle King
Phone
+27 79 429 5869
Email
info@shuttleking.co.za
Website
shuttleking.co.za
Shuttle from OR Tambo Airport to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
shuttleking.co.za
(Capacity 1 PAX)
$32
(Capacity 1PAX)
$67
Other operators
Uber Johannesburg and Pretoria
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $35
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uber.com
UberBLACK
$45 - $60
Van
$55 - $75
Assist
$27 - $35
UberX
$27 - $35
Taxi from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Sandton Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 11 039 4402
Website
sandtontaxicabs.co.za
Cabs for Women
Phone
+27 83 255 0933
Website
cabsforwomen.co.za
SA Cabs
Phone
+27 44 382 0444
Website
sacab.co.za

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