There are 5 ways to get from Johannesburg to Prince Albert by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly from Johannesburg, taxi  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to George (GRJ) JNB - GRJ
  2. Take a taxi from George to Prince Albert

$206 - $457

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Bus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Prins Albert Greyhound

$30 - $45

3 alternative options

Fly from Lanseria, taxi  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to George (GRJ) HLA - GRJ
  2. Take a taxi from George to Prince Albert

$256 - $556

Train, bus  •  18 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West
  2. Take the bus from Beaufort West to Prins Albert Greyhound

$181 - $201

Drive  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Prince Albert 684.8 miles

$100 - $160

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Johannesburg and arriving at Prins Albert. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Prince Albert is 972 km. The road distance is 1095.6 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Prince Albert without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Johannesburg to Prince Albert, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to George Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Johannesburg to Prince Albert bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Prins Albert station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Prince Albert is 1096 km. It takes approximately 11 h 30 min to drive from Johannesburg to Prince Albert.

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Mango, CemAir, South African Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to George Airport.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Prince Albert. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Prince Albert.
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  • Distance: 607.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and Prince Albert, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Johannesburg to Prince Albert twice daily. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Lanseria to George
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Johannesburg to George via Capetown
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Lanseria to George via Capetown
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to George via Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Train operators
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
May - October
$168
November - April
$181
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Prins Albert
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Beaufort West to Prins Albert
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from George to Prince Albert
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180

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