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There are 8 ways to get from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro by plane, car, bus, train 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.

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Fly to Maputo, drive  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Maputo (MPM) JNB - MPM
  2. Drive from Maputo to Ponta do Ouro

$104 - $207

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Bus, drive  •  12 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Matola
  2. Drive from Mailana to Ponta do Ouro

$32 - $45

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Fly to Phinda Game Reserve, drive  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Phinda Game Reserve (PZL) JNB - PZL
  2. Drive from Phinda Game Reserve to Ponta do Ouro

$128 - $465

Fly to Richards Bay, drive  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Richards Bay (RCB) JNB - RCB
  2. Drive from Richards Bay to Ponta do Ouro

$127 - $267

Fly to Skukuza, drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Skukuza (SZK) JNB - SZK
  2. Drive from Skukuza to Ponta do Ouro

$156 - $352

Bus, train, drive  •  14 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Lebombo Border Post
  2. Take the train from Ressano Garcia to Machava
  3. Take the train from Machava to Mailana
  4. Drive from Mailana to Ponta do Ouro

Car train, train, drive  •  21 h 14 min

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Komatipoort
  2. Take the train from Ressano Garcia to Machava
  3. Take the train from Machava to Mailana
  4. Drive from Mailana to Ponta do Ouro

Drive  •  8 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro 419.6 miles

$60 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro is to bus and drive which costs R 450 - R 650 and takes 12 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro is to fly and drive which costs R 1 400 - R 3 000 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Ponta do Ouro is 487 km. The road distance is 671.3 km.

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It takes approximately 6 h 40 min to get from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro, including transfers.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro is 671 km. It takes approximately 8 h 29 min to drive from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro.

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Turkish Airlines, Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique and South African Airways offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Maputo Airport.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Ponta do Ouro. Prices start at $33 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro.
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  • Distance: 304.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 40 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and Ponta do Ouro, Mozambique?

There is no direct connection from Johannesburg to Ponta do Ouro. However, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Maputo, then take the drive to Ponta do Ouro. Alternatively, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Phinda Game Reserve, then take the drive to Ponta do Ouro.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Johannesburg to Phinda Game Reserve via Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Johannesburg to Phinda Game Reserve via Capetown, Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $280
Flights from Johannesburg to Skukuza
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $340
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Richards Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $370
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $600
Train operators
Mozambique Railways
Website
cfm.co.mz
Train from Ressano Garcia to Machava
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Train from Machava to Mailana
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Komatipoort
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$16 - $23
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Matola
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Lebombo Border Post
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Komatipoort
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Lebombo Border Post
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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