There are 8 ways to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West by bus, train, car train, car or plane

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  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West Greyhound

$26 - $55

Cheapest option

Train, car train  •  18 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South
  2. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West

$21 - $50

6 alternative options

Train  •  18 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South
  2. Take the train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West

$166 - $190

Drive  •  10 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Beaufort West 619.9 miles

$95 - $140

Fly Johannesburg to Kimberley, bus  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Kimberley (KIM) JNB - KIM
  2. Take the bus from Kimberley Tourist Info Centre to Beaufort West

$112 - $213

Fly Johannesburg to George, bus  •  10 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to George (GRJ) JNB - GRJ
  2. Take the bus from George to Three Sisters
  3. Take the bus from Three Sisters to Beaufort West

$98 - $323

Fly Lanseria to George, bus  •  10 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to George (GRJ) HLA - GRJ
  2. Take the bus from George to Three Sisters
  3. Take the bus from Three Sisters to Beaufort West

$163 - $438

Fly Lanseria to Capetown, bus  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to Capetown (CPT) HLA - CPT
  2. Take the bus from Cape Town to Beaufort West

$110 - $267

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West is to bus which costs R 380 - R 800 and takes 12 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West is to fly and bus which costs R 1 600 - R 3 200 and takes 9 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Beaufort West. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pretoria to Beaufort West. However, there are services departing from Pretoria and arriving at Beaufort West via Johannesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 19 min.

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The distance between Pretoria and Beaufort West is 915 km. The road distance is 991.9 km.

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The best way to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 55 min and costs R 380 - R 800.

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The bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West takes 12 h 55 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Pretoria to Beaufort West bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Pretoria station.

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Pretoria to Beaufort West train services, operated by Gautrain, depart from Pretoria station.

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The best way to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West is to bus which takes 12 h 55 min and costs R 380 - R 800. Alternatively, you can train, which costs R 2 400 - R 2 800 and takes 18 h 19 min.

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Map of how to get from Pretoria to Beaufort West.
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  • Distance: 571.7 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 55 min

What companies run services between Pretoria, South Africa and Beaufort West, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West twice daily. Tickets cost $29 - $40 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pretoria to Beaufort West via Park and Johannesburg in around 18 h 19 min.

Airlines
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $230
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Johannesburg to George via Capetown
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Flights from Lanseria to George via Capetown
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $380
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flights from Lanseria to George
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $380
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $270
Flights from Johannesburg to George via Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Johannesburg to George
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Park
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
16 h 40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
May - October
$165
November - April
$178
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
17 h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $40
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$15 - $23
1st Class
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from George to Three Sisters
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
13 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
14 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Kimberley Tourist Info Centre to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Three Sisters to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Beaufort West
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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