There are 3 ways to get from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom Greyhound

$11 - $20

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Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom 75.5 miles

$85 - $110

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom 75.5 miles

$11 - $17

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Johannesburg and arriving at Potchefstroom. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Potchefstroom is 110 km. The road distance is 120.8 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 40 min and costs .

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The bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Potchefstroom is 121 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom.

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There are 42+ hotels available in Potchefstroom. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom.
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  • Distance: 68.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom twice daily. Tickets cost $14 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110
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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