There are 7 ways to get from Polokwane to Swaziland by bus, car, car train, shuttle, plane or train

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, drive  •  12 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Pietersburg to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Piet Retief
  3. Drive from Piet Retief to Manzini

$41 - $60

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Bus, car train, shuttle  •  17 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
  2. Take the car train from Pretoria to Nelspruit
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sonpark to Manzini

$50 - $59

Drive  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Polokwane to Manzini 277.1 miles

$40 - $65

Fly to Nelspruit, drive  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Polokwane (PTG) to Nelspruit (MQP) PTG - MQP
  2. Drive from Nelspruit to Piggs Peak

$110 - $258

Fly to Maputo, drive  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Polokwane (PTG) to Maputo (MPM) PTG - MPM
  2. Drive from Maputo to Vuvulane

$128 - $194

Bus, shuttle  •  10 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Polokwane to Pretoria
  2. Take a shuttle bus from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Manzini

$103 - $119

Bus, train, shuttle  •  12 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Pietersburg to Pretoria
  2. Take the train from Pretoria to Sandton
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Sandton to Manzini

$64 - $76

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Polokwane to Swaziland is to bus and drive which costs R 550 - R 900 and takes 12 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Polokwane to Swaziland is to fly and drive which costs R 1 800 - R 2 800 and takes 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Polokwane and Swaziland is 354 km. The road distance is 443.4 km.

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The best way to get from Polokwane to Swaziland without a car is to bus and car train and shuttle which takes 17 h 16 min and costs R 700 - R 850.

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It takes approximately 12 h 42 min to get from Polokwane to Swaziland, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Polokwane Airport to Nelspruit Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 55 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Polokwane to Swaziland is 443 km. It takes approximately 6 h 45 min to drive from Polokwane to Swaziland.

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Mango and South African Airways offer flights from Polokwane Airport to Nelspruit Airport.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Swaziland. Prices start at $38 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Polokwane to Polokwane Airport is to taxi which takes 10 min and costs R 120 - R 150.

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Map of how to get from Polokwane to Swaziland.
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  • Distance: 221 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 42 min

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

There is no direct connection from Polokwane to Manzini. However, you can take the bus to Johannesburg, take the bus to Piet Retief, then take the drive to Manzini. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Polokwane to Manzini via Pretoria, Nelspruit, and Sonpark in around 17 h 16 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Polokwane to Nelspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Polokwane to Nelspruit via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$90 - $230
Flights from Polokwane to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Pretoria to Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
8 h 22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$7 - $11
1st Class
$12 - $17
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Sandton
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pietersburg to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Piet Retief
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
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
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Polokwane to Johanessburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
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
TransMagnific
Website
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sonpark to Manzini
Ave. Duration
3 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Manzini
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$43
Schedules at
goswaziland.co.sz
Sky World
Phone
(+268) 7664 0001
Email
info@skyworld.co.sz
Website
skyworld.co.sz
Shuttle from O.R. Tambo International Airport to Manzini
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
skyworld.co.sz
Shuttle from Sandton to Manzini
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Schedules at
skyworld.co.sz

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