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

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Train, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from OR Tambo Airport to Marlboro
  2. Take the train from Marlboro to Park
  3. Take the bus from Park Station to Bosmont T3
  4. Take the bus from Bosmont to Buffalo F6

$21

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Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort 25.7 miles

$30 - $40

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort 25.7 miles

$4 - $6

Shuttle  •  36 min

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

$30 - $70

Uber  •  34 min

  1. Take an Uber from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort 25.7 miles

$22 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort is to drive which costs R 55 - R 85 and takes 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort is to taxi which costs R 440 - R 550 and takes 34 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Roodepoort is 36 km. The road distance is 41.1 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs R 301 - R 304.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort is 41 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort.

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There are 725+ hotels available in Roodepoort. Prices start at $42 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort.
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  • Distance: 22.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

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

There is no direct connection from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort. However, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to Park, take the walk to Park Station, take the bus to Bosmont, then take the bus to Buffalo. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Roodepoort.

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 Park
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
Rea Vaya
Phone
0860 562 874
Email
PalesaRA@joburg.org.za
Website
reavaya.org.za
Bus from Park Station to Bosmont
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
reavaya.org.za
Bus from Bosmont to Buffalo
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
reavaya.org.za
Shuttle King
Phone
+27 79 429 5869
Email
info@shuttleking.co.za
Website
shuttleking.co.za
Shuttle from OR Tambo Airport to Roodepoort
Ave. Duration
36 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 Roodepoort
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $28
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uber.com
UberBLACK
$35 - $50
Van
$45 - $60
Assist
$22 - $28
UberX
$22 - $28
Taxi from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Roodepoort
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$30 - $40
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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