There are 3 ways to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  6 h 54 min

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

$23 - $34

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Bus  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Piet Retief

$18 - $25

1 alternative option

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Piet Retief 212.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief is to bus which costs R 260 - R 360 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief is to drive which costs R 470 - R 700 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Piet Retief. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

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The distance between Pretoria and Piet Retief is 297 km. The road distance is 340.5 km.

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The best way to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief without a car is to train and bus which takes 6 h 54 min and costs R 320 - R 490.

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief, including transfers.

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Pretoria to Piet Retief bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, depart from Pretoria station.

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Pretoria to Piet Retief bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Piet Retief station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pretoria to Piet Retief is 340 km. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from Pretoria to Piet Retief.

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There are 19+ hotels available in Piet Retief. Prices start at $37 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Pretoria to Piet Retief.
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  • Distance: 185.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

What companies run services between Pretoria, South Africa and Piet Retief, South Africa?

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Piet Retief twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $25 and the journey takes 7 h 15 min.

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
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Piet Retief
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Piet Retief
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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