There are 3 ways to get from Richards Bay to Johannesburg by plane, bus or car

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Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Richards Bay (RCB) to Johannesburg (JNB) RCB - JNB

$114 - $242

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Richards Bay to Johannesburg

$24 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Richards Bay to Johannesburg 375.3 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Richards Bay to Johannesburg is to bus which costs R 330 - R 450 and takes 9 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Richards Bay to Johannesburg is to fly which costs R 1 500 - R 3 300 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Richards Bay and Johannesburg is 487 km. The road distance is 600.4 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 25 min to get from Richards Bay to Johannesburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Richards Bay and arriving at Johannesburg. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 9 h 40 min.

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What companies run services between Richards Bay, South Africa and Johannesburg, South Africa?

CemAir and South African Airways fly from Richards Bay to Johannesburg 4 times a day. Alternatively, Greyhound ZA operates a bus from Richards Bay to Johannesburg twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 9 h 40 min.

Airlines
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Richards Bay to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $200
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Richards Bay to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $210
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Richards Bay to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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