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There are 3 ways to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai by plane, taxi, bus or car

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Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Capetown (CPT)
  2. Take a taxi from Capetown to Gansbaai

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth Station to Swellendam
  2. Take the bus from Swellendam to Hermanus
  3. Take a taxi from Hermanus to Gansbaai

Drive

  1. Drive from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai

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The cheapest way to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai is to drive which costs R 950 - R 1 400 and takes 7h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai is to fly and taxi which costs R 2 400 - R 4 700 and takes 3h 15m.

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The distance between Port Elizabeth and Gansbaai is 580 km. The road distance is 670.5 km.

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The best way to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 12h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 15m to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Port Elizabeth Airport to Capetown Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai is 671 km. It takes approximately 7h 21m to drive from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai.

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British Airways, Airlink and Safair offer flights from Port Elizabeth Airport to Capetown Airport.

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There are 135+ hotels available in Gansbaai. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Port Elizabeth to Port Elizabeth Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs R 60 - R 75.

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Map of how to get from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai.
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  • Distance: 579.5 km
  • Duration: 3h 15m

What companies run services between Port Elizabeth, South Africa and Gansbaai, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Port Elizabeth to Gansbaai. However, you can take the taxi to Port Elizabeth airport, fly to Capetown, then take the taxi to Gansbaai. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Swellendam, take the walk to Swellendam, take the bus to Hermanus, then take the taxi to Gansbaai.

Airlines
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 850 - R 2 800
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 1 200 - R 3 000
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 1 100 - R 2 400
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Port Elizabeth Station to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
R 240 - R 340
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Swellendam to Hermanus
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bazbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Capetown to Gansbaai
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Estimated price
R 1 700 - R 2 100
Unicab
Phone
+27 21 486 1600
Website
unicab.co.za
Excite Taxis
Phone
+27 21 448 4444
Website
excitetaxis.co.za
CapeTownTaxi
Phone
+27 84 522 1039
Website
capetowntaxi.co.za
Cape Town Shuttles
Phone
+27 21 556 5606
Website
vtransfers.co.za
CABS Car Hire Cape Town
Phone
+27 82 707 8071
Website
cabscarhire.com

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