Directions from Kimberley to Johannesburg

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Johannesburg (JNB) KIM - JNB

$97 - $189

Cheapest option

Car train, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the car train from Kimberley to Klerksdorp
  2. Take the bus from Klerksdrop to Johannesburg

$20 - $34

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg Greyhound

$23 - $35

Drive  •  6 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Kimberley to Johannesburg 347.8 miles

$50 - $80

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

South African Airways flies from Kimberley to Johannesburg 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Kimberley to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Kimberley to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$13 - $18
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Klerksdrop to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Kimberley Ultra City to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Klerksdorp to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kimberley and Johannesburg is 429 km. The road distance is 556 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kimberley to Johannesburg is to car train and bus which costs R 250 - R 430 and takes 7 h 49 min.

The quickest way to get from Kimberley to Johannesburg is to fly which takes 2 h 10 min and costs R 1 200 - R 2 400.

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

It takes approximately 2 h 10 min to get from Kimberley to Johannesburg, including transfers.