Directions from Kokstad to Cape Town

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Recommended option

Bus to Pietermaritzburg, fly  •  6 h 26 min

  1. PZB - CPT

$166 - $413

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 h 5 min

$40 - $85

3 alternative options

Bus to Durban, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. DUR - CPT

$79 - $261

Bus to East London, fly  •  9 h 13 min

  1. ELS - CPT

$73 - $190

Drive  •  17 h 19 min

  1. 831.1 miles

$120 - $190

What companies run services between Kokstad, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa and Cape Town, South Africa?

TransLux Express operates a bus from Kokstad to Cape Town twice daily. Tickets cost $56 and the journey takes 21 h 5 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Pietermaritzburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Pietermaritzburg to Capetown via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
Flights from Durban to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Flights from Durban to Capetown via Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Durban to Capetown via East London
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from East London to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from East London to Capetown via Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
Flights from East London to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $170
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Durban to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Durban to Capetown via Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Durban to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Flights from Durban to Capetown via Lanseria
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
22 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to Durban
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
23 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to East London
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Kokstad to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
21 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Kokstad and Cape Town is 1100 km. The road distance is 1330 km.

The cheapest way to get from Kokstad to Cape Town is to bus which costs R 550 - R 1 100 and takes 21 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Kokstad to Cape Town is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 26 min and costs R 2 100 - R 5 500.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kokstad and arriving at Cape Town. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 h 5 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 26 min to get from Kokstad to Cape Town, including transfers.