There are 6 ways to get from Johannesburg to Margate by 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.

Recommended option

Fly Johannesburg to Margate  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Margate (MGH) JNB - MGH

$105 - $253

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Durban
  2. Take the bus from Durban to Margate

$31 - $53

4 alternative options

Fly Johannesburg to Durban, bus  •  6 h 15 min

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

$72 - $200

Fly Lanseria to Durban, bus  •  6 h 13 min

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

$87 - $179

Car train, bus  •  17 h 15 min

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

$41 - $63

Drive  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Margate 433.6 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Margate is to bus which costs R 420 - R 750 and takes 10 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Margate is to fly which takes 3 h 27 min and costs R 1 400 - R 3 500.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Margate is 566 km. The road distance is 694 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Johannesburg to Margate, including transfers.

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

CemAir flies from Johannesburg to Margate once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Johannesburg to Margate via Durban and Margate in around 10 h 21 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $340
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Margate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
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
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
$13 - $26
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $30
Bus operators
Margate Coaches
Phone
+27 39 312 1406
Email
enquiriesb@margate.co.za
Website
margatecoach.co.za
Bus from Durban Airport to Margate
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
margatecoach.co.za
Bus from Durban to Margate
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
margatecoach.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Durban
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Durban to Port Shepstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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