There are 4 ways to get from Pretoria to Klerksdorp by bus, train, car train 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  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Klerksdorp Greyhound

$16 - $25

Cheapest option

Train, cartrain  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South
  2. Take the cartrain from Johannesburg to Klerksdorp

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Klerksdrop

$19 - $34

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Klerksdorp 139.2 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

The distance between Pretoria and Klerksdorp is 195 km. The road distance is 223 km.

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Klerksdorp is to train and cartrain which costs R 140 - R 250 and takes 5 h 29 min.

The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Klerksdorp is to drive which takes 2 h 51 min and costs R 270 - R 400.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Klerksdorp. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

The bus from Pretoria to Klerksdorp takes 3 h 15 min including transfers and departs once daily.

What companies run services between Pretoria, South Africa and Klerksdorp, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Klerksdorp 3 times a day. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

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
$6 - $12
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$5 - $8
1st Class
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Klerksdrop
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Klerksdorp
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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