There are 5 ways to get from Polokwane to Witbank by bus, 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.

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Bus Citiliner  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni

$25 - $34

Cheapest option

Bus, car train  •  6 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
  2. Take the car train from Pretoria to Witbank

$18 - $26

3 alternative options

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Pietersburg to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank

$30 - $42

Drive  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Polokwane to Witbank 224.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, shuttle  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Polokwane (PTG) to Johannesburg (JNB) PTG - JNB
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Witbank

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The cheapest way to get from Polokwane to Witbank is to bus and car train which costs R 250 - R 380 and takes 6 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Polokwane to Witbank is to drive which costs R 490 - R 750 and takes 3 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Polokwane to Witbank. However, there are services departing from Polokwane and arriving at EMalahleni via Pretoria. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Polokwane and Witbank is 220 km. The road distance is 358.7 km.

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The best way to get from Polokwane to Witbank without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 45 min and costs R 350 - R 500.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Polokwane to Witbank, including transfers.

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Polokwane to Witbank bus services, operated by Citiliner, depart from Polokwane station.

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The quickest flight from Polokwane Airport to Johannesburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Polokwane to Witbank.
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  • Distance: 137.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

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

You can take a bus from Polokwane to Witbank via Pretoria in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Polokwane to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
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
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to EMalahleni
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pietersburg to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
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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