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There are 5 ways to get from Polokwane to Randfontein by plane, train, taxi, bus or car

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Fly, train, taxi  •  3h 39m

  1. Fly from Polokwane (PTG) to Johannesburg (JNB) PTG - JNB
  2. Take the train from Marlboro to Park
  3. Take the train from Johannesburg to Naledi
  4. Take a taxi from Naledi to Randfontein

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
  2. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South

3 alternative options

Bus  •  6h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Johannesburg

Bus via Midrand  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Midrand

Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Polokwane to Randfontein 339.9 km
Polokwane → Randfontein
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Randfontein is 0800 029 999.

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The social distance requirement in Randfontein is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Polokwane to Randfontein is to bus and train which costs R 490 - R 700 and takes 6h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Polokwane to Randfontein is to drive which costs R 500 - R 750 and takes 3h 19m.

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The distance between Polokwane and Randfontein is 310 km. The road distance is 339.9 km.

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The best way to get from Polokwane to Randfontein without a car is to bus which takes 6h 3m and costs R 550 - R 700.

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Polokwane to Randfontein, including transfers.

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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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Yes, the driving distance between Polokwane to Randfontein is 340 km. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Polokwane to Randfontein.

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Airlink offers flights from Polokwane Airport to Johannesburg Airport.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Randfontein. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Polokwane to Polokwane Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs R 110 - R 140.

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Map of how to get from Polokwane to Randfontein.
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  • Distance: 309.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 39m

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

TransLux Express operates a bus from Polokwane to Johannesburg once daily. Tickets cost R 190 - R 270 and the journey takes 5h 4m.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Polokwane to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 000 - R 2 900
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Email
info@gautrain.co.za
Website
gautrain.co.za
Train from Marlboro to Park
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 118
Schedules at
gautrainalerts.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 70 - R 150
Schedules at
gautrainalerts.co.za
Peak
R 88
Off-peak
R 70
Metrorail
Phone
+27 31 361 7702
Email
metrorail.kzn@gmail.com
Website
metrorail.co.za
Train from Johannesburg to Naledi
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
metrorail.co.za
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
+27 86 158 9282
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
res.prasa.com
Bus from Polokwane to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 190 - R 270
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
4h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 180 - R 250
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Midrand
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 230 - R 450
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Full Flexi
R 320
Flexi
R 280
Saver
R 230
Other operators
Taxi from Naledi to Randfontein
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
R 240 - R 290
The Pink Cabs
Phone
+27 11 478 7820
Sandton Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 78 396 4115
Website
sandtontaxicabs.co.za
Corporate Cabs
Phone
+27 11 782 0646
Website
corporatecabs.co.za
Cabs Car Hire Johannesburg
Phone
+27 83 448 9874
Website
cabscarhire.com

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