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There are 6 ways to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria by plane, train, bus, car train or car

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

Fly to Johannesburg, train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Nelspruit (MQP) to Johannesburg (JNB) MQP - JNB
  2. Take the train from Marlboro to Pretoria

$112 - $289

Cheapest option

Car train  •  8 h 49 min

  1. Take the car train from Nelspruit to Pretoria

$28 - $36

4 alternative options

Fly to Lanseria  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Nelspruit (MQP) to Lanseria (HLA) MQP - HLA

$159 - $338

Bus TransLux Express  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Nelspruit to Pretoria

$41 - $45

Bus Citiliner  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Whiteriver to Pretoria

$30 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria 214.3 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria is to car train which costs R 400 - R 550 and takes 8 h 49 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria is to fly and train which costs R 1 600 - R 4 200 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Nelspruit Airport (MQP) and Pretoria is 295 km. The road distance is 342.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 44 min and costs R 550 - R 650.

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria is to fly which takes 6 h 31 min and costs R 2 200 - R 4 900. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs R 550 - R 650 and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest flight from Nelspruit Airport to Johannesburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria is 343 km. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria.

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South African Airways offers flights from Nelspruit Airport to Johannesburg Airport.

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There are 455+ hotels available in Pretoria. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria.
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

What companies run services between Nelspruit Airport (MQP), South Africa and Pretoria, South Africa?

South African Airways, Mango and Comair fly from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria every 4 hours. Alternatively, TransLux Express operates a bus from Nelspruit Airport (MQP) to Pretoria once daily. Tickets cost $20 and the journey takes 5 h 20 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Nelspruit to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Flights from Nelspruit to Lanseria via Capetown
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $1,500
Flights from Nelspruit to Lanseria via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Flights from Nelspruit to Lanseria via Johannesburg, Capetown
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $950
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Nelspruit to Lanseria via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $360
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Marlboro to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Nelspruit to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$12 - $17
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Nelspruit to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Whiteriver to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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