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There are 6 ways to get from Johannesburg to Ballito by train, plane, bus, 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.

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Train to Johannesburg, fly  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Park to Marlboro
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Durban (DUR) JNB - DUR

$70 - $201

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Car train, bus  •  16 h 17 min

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Durban
  2. Take the bus from Durban to Ballito

$27 - $47

4 alternative options

Bus to Lanseria, fly  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Harrison Street to Beyers Naude & Princess Street
  2. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to Durban (DUR) HLA - DUR

$75 - $170

Bus via Harrismith  •  9 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Harrismith
  2. Take the bus from Harrismith to Durban
  3. Take the bus from Durban to Ballito

Bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Ballito

$27 - $38

Drive  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Ballito 380.8 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Ballito is to bus which costs R 390 - R 550 and takes 11 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Ballito is to train and fly which costs R 1 000 - R 2 900 and takes 2 h 59 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Ballito is 485 km. The road distance is 609.2 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Ballito without a car is to bus which takes 9 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Johannesburg to Ballito, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Durban Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Ballito is 609 km. It takes approximately 6 h 23 min to drive from Johannesburg to Ballito.

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Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, South African Airways and four other airlines offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Durban Airport.

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There are 542+ hotels available in Ballito. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Ballito.
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  • Distance: 302.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and Ballito, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Johannesburg to Ballito via Harrismith, Harrismith, Durban, and Ballito in around 9 h 46 min.

Airlines
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Marlboro
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Rea Vaya
Phone
0860 562 874
Email
PalesaRA@joburg.org.za
Website
reavaya.org.za
Bus from Harrison Street to Beyers Naude & Princess Street
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
reavaya.org.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Harrismith
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Ballito
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Ballito
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Harrismith
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Harrismith to Durban
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za

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