There are 7 ways to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai by plane, car, train, bus or car train

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Lanseria, drive  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to Capetown (CPT) HLA - CPT
  2. Drive from Capetown to Gansbaai

$100 - $255

Cheapest option

Car train, drive  •  25 h 30 min

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Worcester
  2. Drive from Worcester to Gansbaai

$41 - $60

5 alternative options

Fly from Johannesburg, drive  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Capetown (CPT) JNB - CPT
  2. Drive from Capetown to Gansbaai

$83 - $251

Train to Pretoria Wonderboom Apt, fly, drive  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Park to Hatfield
  2. Fly from Pretoria Wonderboom Apt (PRY) to Capetown (CPT) PRY - CPT
  3. Drive from Capetown to Gansbaai

$105 - $337

Bus InterCape  •  22 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Bellville Greyhound
  2. Take the bus from Bellville to Caledon

$138 - $204

Bus via Cape Town  •  22 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town Greyhound
  2. Take the bus from Cape Town to Caledon

$141 - $210

Drive  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Gansbaai 911.8 miles

$140 - $210

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

You can take a bus from Johannesburg to Gansbaai via Bellville and Caledon in around 22 h 2 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Flights from Pretoria Wonderboom Apt to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Hatfield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Worcester
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$25 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $60
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Bellville
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Belville
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
18 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Bellville
Ave. Duration
18 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bellville to Caledon
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Caledon
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Johannesburg to Gansbaai?

The distance between Johannesburg and Gansbaai is 1249 km. The road distance is 1459 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai?

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai is to car train and drive which costs R 500 - R 750 and takes 25 h 30 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai?

The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai is to fly and drive which takes 5 h 29 min and costs R 1 200 - R 3 200.

How long does it take to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai?

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Johannesburg to Gansbaai, including transfers.