There are 3 ways to get from Pretoria to Polokwane by bus, car or plane

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Polokwane 3 times a day. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, South African Airways flies from Pretoria to Polokwane 3 times a day.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane
Avg. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg
Avg. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Avg. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Avg. Duration
9 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pretoria to Polokwane?

The distance between Pretoria and Polokwane is 242 km. The road distance is 265 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Polokwane?

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Polokwane is to bus which costs R 280 and takes 3 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pretoria to Polokwane?

The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Polokwane is to fly which takes 2 h 46 min and costs R 2 100.

Is there a direct bus between Pretoria and Polokwane?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Pietersburg. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Pretoria to Polokwane?

The bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg takes 3 h 50 min including transfers and departs five times a day.