There are 4 ways to get from Pretoria to Potchefstroom by bus, train, taxi 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Potchefstroom Greyhound

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South Line
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom Greyhound

$17 - $32

Taxi  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pretoria to Potchefstroom 109.9 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Potchefstroom 109.9 miles

$16 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Potchefstroom is to bus which costs R 180 - R 300 and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Potchefstroom is to taxi which takes 2 h 9 min and costs R 1 700 - R 2 100.

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The distance between Pretoria and Potchefstroom is 153 km. The road distance is 176 km.

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The bus from Pretoria to Potchefstroom takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Potchefstroom. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Potchefstroom once daily. Tickets cost $16 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 40 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 - $11
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 Pretoria to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Pretoria to Potchefstroom
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Sandton Taxi Cabs
Phone
+27 11 039 4402
Website
sandtontaxicabs.co.za

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