There are 6 ways to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch by plane, train, bus, car 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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Fly from Lanseria, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Lanseria (HLA) to Capetown (CPT) HLA - CPT
  2. Take the train from Cape Town to Stellenbosch

$91 - $241

Cheapest option

Bus Citiliner  •  20 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Bellville

$57 - $79

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Fly from Johannesburg, train  •  7 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Capetown (CPT) JNB - CPT
  2. Take the train from Cape Town to Stellenbosch

$71 - $236

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  18 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Paarl Greyhound

$67 - $90

Train, car train, taxi  •  26 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park
  2. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Worcester
  3. Take a taxi from Worcester to Stellenbosch

$111 - $170

Drive  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Stellenbosch 893.6 miles

$130 - $200

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch is to bus which costs R 800 - R 1 200 and takes 20 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch is to fly and train which costs R 1 300 - R 3 600 and takes 6 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pretoria to Stellenbosch. However, there are services departing from Pretoria and arriving at Stellenbosch via Bellville. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 45 min.

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The distance between Pretoria and Stellenbosch is 1278 km. The road distance is 1429.7 km.

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The best way to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch without a car is to bus which takes 18 h 20 min and costs R 950 - R 1 400.

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It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch, including transfers.

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Pretoria to Stellenbosch bus services, operated by Citiliner, depart from Pretoria station.

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The quickest flight from Lanseria Airport to Capetown Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Pretoria to Stellenbosch.
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  • Distance: 799 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 58 min

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Stellenbosch once daily. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 17 h 55 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $400
Comair
Website
comair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $410
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $350
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Mango
Website
flymango.com
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Lanseria to Capetown via Durban
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $470
Singapore Airlines
Website
singaporeair.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Capetown
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Cape Town to Stellenbosch
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Metro
$1 - $2
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
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Worcester
Ave. Duration
23 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$20 - $30
1st Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Paarl
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Bellville
Ave. Duration
19 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Worcester to Stellenbosch
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Estimated price
$85 - $110

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