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There are 4 ways to get from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve by plane, taxi or car

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Fly Richards Bay to Hoedspruit

  1. Fly from Richards Bay (RCB) to Hoedspruit (HDS)

3 alternative options

Taxi to Durban, fly to Hoedspruit

  1. Take a taxi from Richards Bay to Durban
  2. Fly from Durban (DUR) to Hoedspruit (HDS)

Fly Richards Bay to Nelspruit, taxi

  1. Fly from Richards Bay (RCB) to Nelspruit (MQP)
  2. Take a taxi from Nelspruit to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Drive

  1. Drive from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve

Richards Bay (RCB) to Hoedspruit (HDS) flights

10 Weekly Planes
4h 30m Average Duration
R 2 108 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is to drive which costs R 950 - R 1 400 and takes 9h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is to fly which costs R 2 800 - R 9 500 and takes 5h 33m.

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The distance between Richards Bay and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is 480 km. The road distance is 636.7 km.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Richards Bay Airport to Hoedspruit Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 5m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve is 637 km. It takes approximately 9h 54m to drive from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve.

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CemAir and Airlink offer flights from Richards Bay Airport to Hoedspruit Airport.

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There are six+ hotels available in Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve. Prices start at R 1 500 per night.

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The best way to get from Richards Bay to Richards Bay Airport is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs R 160 - R 200.

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Map of how to get from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve.
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  • Distance: 480.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Richards Bay, South Africa and Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve, South Africa?

Airlink and CemAir fly from Richards Bay to Blyde River Canyon Nature Reserve once daily.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Richards Bay to Hoedspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 100 - R 8 500
Flights from Durban to Hoedspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 2 200 - R 7 500
Flights from Durban to Hoedspruit via Port Elizabeth, Capetown
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 500 - R 6 500
Flights from Richards Bay to Nelspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 1 600 - R 6 500
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Richards Bay to Hoedspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
R 2 100 - R 8 500
Flights from Durban to Hoedspruit via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
R 2 200 - R 9 500
Flights from Durban to Hoedspruit via Capetown
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
R 3 200 - R 8 000
Other operators
Taxi from Richards Bay to Durban
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Estimated price
R 2 000 - R 2 400

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