There are 4 ways to get from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven by bus, car train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Machadadorp

$32 - $42

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Car train  •  7 h 43 min

  1. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven

$6 - $10

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven 161.1 miles

$24 - $40

Fly, car train  •  6 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Nelspruit (MQP) JNB - MQP
  2. Take the car train from Nelspruit to Waterval Boven

$130 - $317

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The distance between Johannesburg and Waterval Boven is 238 km. The road distance is 257.7 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Nelspruit Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to Waterval Boven is 258 km. It takes approximately 2 h 40 min to drive from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven.

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South African Airways offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Nelspruit Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Waterval Boven. Prices start at $41 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven.
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  • Distance: 148.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and Waterval Boven, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Waterval Boven
Ave. Duration
7 h 43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$11 - $16
Car train from Nelspruit to Waterval Boven
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$6 - $9
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Machadadorp
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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