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

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Kroonstad Greyhound

$15 - $21

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Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Johannesburg Park to Kroonstad

$5 - $8

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johannesburg to Kroonstad 118.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Kroonstad 118.5 miles

$18 - $27

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The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Kroonstad is to train which costs R 70 - R 110 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Kroonstad is to taxi which costs R 1 900 - R 2 300 and takes 1 h 51 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Johannesburg and arriving at Kroonstad. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Johannesburg Park and arriving at Kroonstad. Services depart three times a week. The journey takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Kroonstad is 180 km. The road distance is 189.6 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Kroonstad without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs R 220 - R 300.

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The bus from Johannesburg to Kroonstad takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

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Johannesburg to Kroonstad train services, operated by Shosholoza Meyl, depart from Johannesburg Park station.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Kroonstad is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs R 220 - R 300. Alternatively, you can train, which costs R 70 - R 110 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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

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Johannesburg to Kroonstad train services, operated by Shosholoza Meyl, arrive at Kroonstad station.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Kroonstad.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Johannesburg to Kroonstad once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $21 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Shosholoza Meyl operates a train from Johannesburg to Kroonstad 3 times a week. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Train from Johannesburg Park to Kroonstad
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Kroonstad
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Johannesburg to Kroonstad
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
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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