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There is 1 way to get from Mthatha to Drakensberg by bus

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Bus, travel

  1. Take the bus from Mthatha to Kokstad
  2. Take the bus from Kokstad to Qhashas Nek
  3. Travel from Qhashas Nek to Drakensberg

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Mthatha and Drakensberg is 239 km.

The best way to get from Mthatha to Drakensberg without a car is to bus and travel which takes 7h 36m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 36m to get from Mthatha to Drakensberg, including transfers.

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Map of how to get from Mthatha to Drakensberg.
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  • Distance: 239.2 km
  • Duration: 7h 36m

What companies run services between Mthatha, South Africa and Drakensberg, Mokhotlong, Lesotho?

There is no direct connection from Mthatha to Drakensberg. However, you can take the taxi to Mthatha, take the bus to Kokstad, take the bus to Qhashas Nek, then take the travel to Drakensberg.

Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Mthatha to Kokstad
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Mthatha to Kokstad
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Mthatha to Kokstad
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
bazbus.com
Vaal Maseru
Phone
014 534 0593/4/5
Email
info@vaalmaseru.co.za
Website
vaalmaseru.co.za
Bus from Kokstad to Qhashas Nek
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
vaalmaseru.co.za

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