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There are 6 ways to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park
  2. Take the bus from Park Station to Beacon Rd &Goudvis Ave
  3. Take a taxi from Beacon Rd &Goudvis Ave to Magaliesburg

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Bus, taxi

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Johannesburg
  2. Take a taxi from Beyers Naude & Princess Street to Magaliesburg

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Pretoria to Magaliesburg

Drive

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Magaliesburg

Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Sandton
  2. Take a taxi from Sandton to Magaliesburg

Train, taxi via Randburg

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Sandton
  2. Take a taxi from Randburg to Magaliesburg
Pretoria → Magaliesburg
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Magaliesburg is 0800 029 999.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Magaliesburg is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Magaliesburg is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 0800 029 999.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg is to drive which costs R 210 - R 320 and takes 1h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg is to taxi which costs R 1 600 - R 1 900 and takes 1h 9m.

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The distance between Pretoria and Magaliesburg is 70 km. The road distance is 97.1 km.

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The best way to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg without a car is to train and bus and taxi which takes 1h 49m and costs R 800 - R 1 200.

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It takes approximately 1h 49m to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pretoria to Magaliesburg is 97 km. It takes approximately 1h 9m to drive from Pretoria to Magaliesburg.

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There are 13+ hotels available in Magaliesburg. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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Map of how to get from Pretoria to Magaliesburg.
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  • Distance: 70 km
  • Duration: 1h 49m

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

There is no direct connection from Pretoria to Magaliesburg. However, you can take the train to Park, take the walk to Park Station, take the bus to Beacon Rd &Goudvis Ave, then take the taxi to Magaliesburg. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Johannesburg, take the walk to Park Station, take the bus to Beyers Naude & Princess Street, then take the taxi to Magaliesburg.

Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Email
info@gautrain.co.za
Website
gautrain.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 70 - R 150
Schedules at
gautrainalerts.co.za
Peak
R 88
Off-peak
R 70
Train from Pretoria to Sandton
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
R 60 - R 140
Schedules at
gautrainalerts.co.za
Peak
R 76
Off-peak
R 61
Bus operators
Rea Vaya
Phone
0860 562 874
Email
reavaya@joburg.org.za
Website
reavaya.org.za
Bus from Park Station to Beacon Rd &Goudvis Ave
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
R 14 - R 25
Schedules at
reavaya.org.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
+ (011) 852 6120
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
R 210 - R 290
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
+27 86 158 9282
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
res.prasa.com
Bus from Pretoria to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
R 130 - R 220
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Normal
R 210 - R 220
Other operators
Taxi from Beacon Rd &Goudvis Ave to Magaliesburg
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
R 750 - R 950
UBER
Phone
0800172956
Website
uber.com
Sandton Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 78 396 4115
Website
sandtontaxicabs.co.za
Ortiac
Phone
+27 76 382 9496
Website
ortiacortambocab.co.za
Orange Cabs
Phone
0860 700 222
Website
orangecab.co.za
Corporate Cabs
Phone
+27 11 782 1391
Website
corporatecabs.co.za

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