There are 5 ways to get from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou by bus, car, plane or taxi

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

Bus  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Naboomspruit
  2. Take the bus from Naboomspruit to Pogietersrus
  3. Take the bus from Mokopane to Sibasa

Cheapest option

Fly to Hoedspruit, drive  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Hoedspruit (HDS) JNB - HDS
  2. Drive from Hoedspruit to Thohoyandou

$178 - $703

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou 309 miles

$45 - $70

Fly to Polokwane, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Polokwane (PTG) JNB - PTG
  2. Take the bus from Polokwane to Sibasa

Fly to Phalaborwa, taxi  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Phalaborwa (PHW) JNB - PHW
  2. Take a taxi from Phalaborwa to Thohoyandou

$267 - $568

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou is to drive which costs R 600 - R 950 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou is to fly and taxi which costs R 3 500 - R 8 000 and takes 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Thohoyandou is 438 km. The road distance is 494.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 31 min to get from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou, including transfers.

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

You can take a bus from Johannesburg to Thohoyandou via Naboomspruit, Naboomspruit, Pogietersrus, Mokopane, and Sibasa in around 7 h 31 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Flights from Johannesburg to Phalaborwa
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Hoedspruit
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $700
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Naboomspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Naboomspruit to Pogietersrus
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Mokopane to Sibasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Polokwane to Sibasa
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Phalaborwa to Thohoyandou
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160

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