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There are 7 ways to get from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand by plane, taxi, bus, shuttle, car train or car

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Fly to Maseru  •  4h 46m

  1. Fly from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Maseru (MSU) PLZ - MSU

Cheapest option

Car train, drive  •  10h 17m

  1. Take the car train from Port Elizabeth to Cookhouse
  2. Drive from Cookhouse to Ladybrand

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Fly to Bloemfontein, taxi  •  5h 23m

  1. Fly from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Bloemfontein (BFN) PLZ - BFN
  2. Take a taxi from Bloemfontein to Ladybrand

Bus, shuttle, taxi  •  12h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth station to Bloemfontein
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Bloemfontein to Winburg
  3. Take a taxi from Winburg to Ladybrand

Bus, taxi via Bloemfontein  •  14h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth station to Bloemfontein
  2. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Senekal
  3. Take a taxi from Senekal to Ladybrand

Bus, taxi  •  15h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein
  2. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Senekal
  3. Take a taxi from Senekal to Ladybrand

Drive  •  9h 28m

  1. Drive from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand 814.5 km

Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Maseru (MSU) flights

26 Weekly Planes
5h 48m Average Duration
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Port Elizabeth → Ladybrand
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ladybrand is 0800 029 999.

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The social distance requirement in Ladybrand is 2 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand is to car train and drive which costs R 1 000 - R 1 500 and takes 10h 17m.

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The fastest way to get from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand is to fly which takes 4h 46m and costs R 1 000 - R 6 500.

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The distance between Port Elizabeth and Ladybrand is 558 km. The road distance is 814.5 km.

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The best way to get from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand without a car is to bus and shuttle and taxi which takes 12h 58m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 46m to get from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Port Elizabeth Airport to Maseru Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand is 814 km. It takes approximately 9h 28m to drive from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand.

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CemAir, Mango, British Airways and Airlink offer flights from Port Elizabeth Airport to Maseru Airport.

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There are 21+ hotels available in Ladybrand. 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 Ladybrand.
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  • Distance: 558 km
  • Duration: 4h 46m

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

Airlink, British Airways and two other airlines fly from Port Elizabeth to Ladybrand 4 times a day.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Maseru via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 2 900 - R 8 000
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Maseru via Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 3 500 - R 8 000
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein via Capetown
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 2 400 - R 5 000
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 2 100 - R 5 500
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 3 100 - R 12 000
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein via Durban
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 400 - R 5 000
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Car train from Port Elizabeth to Cookhouse
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
R 70 - R 110
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
R 70 - R 110
1st Class
R 120 - R 170
Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
+ (011) 852 6120
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Port Elizabeth station to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
8h 48m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
ec.bookings.ratality.com
Citybug Shuttle Services
Phone
0861 33 44 33
Email
info@citybug.co.za
Website
citybug.co.za
Shuttle from Bloemfontein to Winburg
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
citybug.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
+27 86 158 9282
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
res.prasa.com
Bus from Bloemfontein to Senekal
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 180 - R 250
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Vilamora Tours
Phone
087 153 3388
Email
info@vilamora.co.za
Website
vilamora.co.za
Bus from Port Elizabeth to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
9h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
R 278
Schedules at
vila-mora.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Bloemfontein to Ladybrand
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Estimated price
R 1 300 - R 1 700

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