There are 3 ways to get from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Greyhound

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 36 min

  1. 75 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. 75 miles

$11 - $17

What companies run services between Potchefstroom, South Africa and Johannesburg, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Potchefstroom and Johannesburg is 110 km. The road distance is 120 km.

The cheapest way to get from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg is to drive which costs R 140 - R 210 and takes 1 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg is to taxi which takes 1 h 36 min and costs R 1 200 - R 1 500.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Potchefstroom and arriving at Johannesburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

The bus from Potchefstroom to Johannesburg takes 1 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.