There are 8 ways to get from Ladysmith to Witbank by bus, car train, train, car, plane or shuttle

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 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Swinburne
  2. Take the bus from Swinburne to Johannesburg
  3. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Witbank

Cheapest option

Car train, train  •  12 h 14 min

  1. Take the car train from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
  2. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  3. Take the car train from Pretoria to Witbank

$16 - $38

6 alternative options

Bus via Midrand  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Swinburne
  2. Take the bus from Swinburne to Midrand
  3. Take the bus from Midrand to EMalahleni

$35 - $56

Bus Citiliner  •  9 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to EMalahleni

$29 - $41

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Ladysmith to Witbank 241.6 miles

$35 - $55

Bus to Pietermaritzburg, fly to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Pietermartizburg
  2. Fly from Pietermaritzburg (PZB) to Johannesburg (JNB) PZB - JNB
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Bus to Durban, fly to Johannesburg, shuttle  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Durban
  2. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Johannesburg (JNB) DUR - JNB
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Bus to Durban, fly to Lanseria, shuttle  •  8 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Durban
  2. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Lanseria (HLA) DUR - HLA
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank is to car train and train which costs R 230 - R 550 and takes 12 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank is to drive which costs R 500 - R 800 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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The distance between Ladysmith and Witbank is 303 km. The road distance is 386.5 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 30 min to get from Ladysmith to Witbank, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Ladysmith to Witbank. However, there are services departing from Ladysmith and arriving at Witbank via Swinburne and Johannesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Ladysmith to Witbank.
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  • Distance: 189.3 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 30 min

What companies run services between Ladysmith, South Africa and Witbank, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Ladysmith to Witbank via Swinburne and Johannesburg in around 7 h 30 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Pietermaritzburg to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg via Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $280
Flights from Durban to Lanseria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $150
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $300
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Durban to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $22
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$14 - $20
Car train from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$6 - $9
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Swinburne
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Swinburne to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Swinburne to Midrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Pietermartizburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Durban
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Swinburne
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Swinburne to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Swinburne to Midrand
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Midrand to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Durban
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Montrose to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Montrose to Midrand
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
TransMagnific
Website
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz

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