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

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  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Pretoria to Welkom

$18 - $26

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Welkom 194.6 miles

$30 - $45

Fly, bus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Bloemfontein (BFN) JNB - BFN
  2. Take the bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom

$106 - $230

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The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Welkom is to bus which costs R 240 - R 340 and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Welkom is to drive which costs R 400 - R 600 and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The distance between Pretoria and Welkom is 287 km. The road distance is 311.4 km.

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The bus from Pretoria to Welkom takes 5 h 45 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pretoria and arriving at Welkom. Services depart four times a day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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

Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Pretoria to Welkom twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $26 and the journey takes 5 h 45 min. Citiliner also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $380
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $360
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Welkom
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Welkom
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bloemfontein to Welkom
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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