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

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Train to Johannesburg, fly to Pietermaritzburg  •  3h 6m

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

$123 - $312

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Bus  •  6h

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Howick

$20 - $27

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Fly Johannesburg to Durban, bus  •  5h 37m

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Durban (DUR) JNB - DUR
  2. Take the bus from Durban to Howick

Fly Lanseria to Durban, bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to Durban (DUR) HLA - DUR
  2. Take the bus from Durban to Howick

Bus via Swinburne  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Swinburne
  2. Take the bus from Swinburne to Howick

$31 - $44

Car train  •  11h 55m

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

$34 - $53

Drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Howick 293 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Howick is to bus which costs R 280 - R 390 and takes 6h.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Howick is to train and fly which costs R 1 700 - R 4 500 and takes 3h 6m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Johannesburg and arriving at Howick. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Howick is 423 km. The road distance is 468.8 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Howick without a car is to bus which takes 6h and costs R 280 - R 390.

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It takes approximately 3h 6m to get from Johannesburg to Howick, including transfers.

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Johannesburg to Howick bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Johannesburg station.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Pietermaritzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Johannesburg to Howick bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Howick station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Howick is 469 km. It takes approximately 5h 4m to drive from Johannesburg to Howick.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Howick.
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  • Distance: 264.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 6m

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Johannesburg to Howick once daily. Tickets cost $20 - $27 and the journey takes 6h. Baz Bus also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban via Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Lanseria to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $330
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
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
11m
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 Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $26
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$19 - $26
Bus operators
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Durban to Howick
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
bazbus.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Howick
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
bazbus.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Howick
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Swinburne
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Swinburne to Howick
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Swinburne
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Montrose
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

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South African Airways offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Pietermaritzburg Airport.

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There are 156+ hotels available in Howick. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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