There are 6 ways to get from Johannesburg to White River by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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Train, fly to Nelspruit  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Park to Marlboro
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Nelspruit (MQP) JNB - MQP

$119 - $303

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Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Whiteriver

$19 - $27

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Fly to Skukuza, taxi  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Skukuza (SZK) JNB - SZK
  2. Take a taxi from Skukuza to White River

$191 - $392

Bus TransLux Express  •  5 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Bertrams to Nelspruit

$23 - $27

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Nelspruit

$25 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to White River 222.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to White River is to bus which costs R 280 - R 390 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to White River is to train and fly which costs R 1 700 - R 4 400 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Johannesburg and arriving at Whiteriver. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and White River is 313 km. The road distance is 356 km.

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The best way to get from Johannesburg to White River without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 5 min and costs R 330 - R 390.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Johannesburg to White River, including transfers.

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Johannesburg to White River bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Bertrams station.

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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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Johannesburg to White River bus services, operated by TransLux Express, arrive at Nelspruit station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Johannesburg to White River is 356 km. It takes approximately 3 h 47 min to drive from Johannesburg to White River.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to White River.
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  • Distance: 195.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 41 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and White River, South Africa?

TransLux Express operates a bus from Johannesburg to White River once daily. Tickets cost $17 and the journey takes 3 h 40 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Johannesburg to Skukuza
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Marlboro
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Bertrams to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Whiteriver
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Skukuza to White River
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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

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There are 175+ hotels available in White River. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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