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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly, drive  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Windhoek (WDH) JNB - WDH
  2. Drive from Windhoek to Windhoek

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  26 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Pretoria to Park
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Upington
  3. Take the bus from Upington to Windhoek

$82 - $147

1 alternative option

Drive  •  18 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Pretoria to Windhoek 853.3 miles

$130 - $190

What companies run services between Pretoria, South Africa and Windhoek, Namibia?

There is no direct connection from Pretoria to Windhoek. However, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Windhoek, then take the drive to Windhoek. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Pretoria to Windhoek via Park, Johannesburg, and Upington in around 26 h 54 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $300
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
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 - $12
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Upington
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Upington to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pretoria to Windhoek?

The distance between Pretoria and Windhoek is 1181 km. The road distance is 1365 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Pretoria to Windhoek is to train and bus which costs R 1 000 - R 1 800 and takes 26 h 54 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Pretoria to Windhoek is to drive which takes 18 h 16 min and costs R 1 600 - R 2 400.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 19 min to get from Pretoria to Windhoek, including transfers.