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There are 5 ways to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly to Polokwane, taxi

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Polokwane (PTG)
  2. Take a taxi from Polokwane to Tzaneen

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Midrand to Polokwane
  2. Take a taxi from Polokwane to Tzaneen

Fly to Hoedspruit, taxi

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Hoedspruit (HDS)
  2. Take a taxi from Hoedspruit to Tzaneen

Bus, taxi via Pretoria

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
  2. Take a taxi from Polokwane to Tzaneen

Drive

  1. Drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen
Johannesburg Airport (JNB) → Tzaneen
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tzaneen is 0800 029 999.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tzaneen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tzaneen is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 029 999.

Last updated: 22 Nov 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen is to drive which costs R 600 - R 900 and takes 4h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen is to fly and taxi which costs R 2 000 - R 3 100 and takes 2h 18m.

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The distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) and Tzaneen is 322 km. The road distance is 401.3 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen without a car is to bus and taxi via Pretoria which takes 7h 24m and costs R 1 400 - R 1 800.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen is 401 km. It takes approximately 4h 11m to drive from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen.

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Airlink offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport.

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There are 16+ hotels available in Tzaneen. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen.
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  • Distance: 321.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

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

There is no direct connection from Johannesburg Airport (JNB) to Tzaneen. However, you can fly to Polokwane then take the taxi to Tzaneen. Alternatively, you can fly to Hoedspruit then take the taxi to Tzaneen.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 000 - R 3 100
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 500 - R 4 700
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 400 - R 4 000
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
+27 86 158 9282
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
res.prasa.com
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 190 - R 270
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Midrand to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 230 - R 450
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Full Flexi
R 320
Flexi
R 280
Saver
R 230
Other operators
Taxi from Polokwane to Tzaneen
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Estimated price
R 1 000 - R 1 200

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