There are 4 ways to get from Johannesburg to Witbank by bus, car train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bertrams to Witbank

$10 - $19

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Car train  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Witbank

$4 - $7

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johannesburg to Witbank 85.3 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Witbank 85.3 miles

$13 - $19

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bertrams and arriving at Witbank. Services depart three times a day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Witbank is 124 km. The road distance is 136.5 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Witbank without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 15 min and costs .

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The bus from Bertrams to Witbank takes 1 h 15 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Johannesburg to Witbank bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Bertrams station.

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Johannesburg to Witbank bus services, operated by TransLux Express, arrive at Witbank station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Witbank is 137 km. It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to drive from Johannesburg to Witbank.

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There are 33+ hotels available in Witbank. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Witbank.
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  • Distance: 77.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 15 min

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

TransLux Express operates a bus from Johannesburg to Witbank once daily, and the journey takes 1 h 15 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$8 - $11
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Bertrams to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120
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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