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

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Bus, taxi  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Warmbaths
  2. Take a taxi from Warmbaths to Thabazimbi

$99 - $129

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Shuttle, taxi  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take a shuttle bus from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Sun City
  2. Take a taxi from Sun City to Thabazimbi

$209 - $230

Train, bus, taxi  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Warmbaths
  3. Take a taxi from Warmbaths to Thabazimbi

$103 - $138

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi 156.9 miles

$24 - $35

Fly, taxi  •  4 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Sun City (NTY) JNB - NTY
  2. Take a taxi from Sun City to Thabazimbi

$165 - $461

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The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi is to drive which costs R 360 - R 550 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi is to drive which costs R 360 - R 550 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Thabazimbi is 190 km. The road distance is 251 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 4 h 44 min and costs R 1 400 - R 2 000.

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It takes approximately 4 h 44 min to get from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Sun City Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Thabazimbi is 251 km. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi.

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South African Airways offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Sun City Airport.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Thabazimbi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi.
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  • Distance: 118.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 44 min

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

There is no direct connection from Johannesburg to Thabazimbi. However, you can take the bus to Warmbaths then take the taxi to Thabazimbi. Alternatively, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to O.R. Tambo International Airport, take the shuttle to Sun City, then take the taxi to Thabazimbi.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Sun City
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Warmbaths
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Warmbaths
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Shuttle King
Phone
+27 79 429 5869
Email
info@shuttleking.co.za
Website
shuttleking.co.za
Shuttle from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Sun City
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$124
Schedules at
shuttleking.co.za
(Capacity 1-3 PAX)
$124
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Taxi from Warmbaths to Thabazimbi
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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