There are 5 ways to get from Ladysmith to Witbank by bus, train, car 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, train  •  8 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
  2. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  3. Take the bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni

$38 - $57

Cheapest option

Car train, train  •  12 h 34 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

$20 - $33

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  11 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Witbank

$104 - $111

Drive  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Ladysmith to Witbank 241.6 miles

$35 - $55

Bus, fly, 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

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

There is no direct connection from Ladysmith to Witbank. However, you can take the bus to Johannesburg, take the walk to Park, take the train to Pretoria, then take the bus to EMalahleni. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Ladysmith to Witbank via Johannesburg in around 11 h 25 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
Train operators
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
$6 - $12
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$88
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$17 - $23
Car train from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Ladysmith to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Witbank
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
$17 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
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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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Ladysmith to Witbank?

The distance between Ladysmith and Witbank is 303 km. The road distance is 386 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank?

The cheapest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank is to car train and train which costs R 240 - R 410 and takes 12 h 34 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank?

The quickest way to get from Ladysmith to Witbank is to drive which takes 5 h 10 min and costs R 460 - R 700.

How long does it take to get from Ladysmith to Witbank?

It takes approximately 8 h 14 min to get from Ladysmith to Witbank, including transfers.