Directions from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg

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

Bus  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Gjd2204,Gjd2303 / ...

$32 - $44

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 23 min

  1. 153 miles

$23 - $35

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

You can take a bus from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg via Durban in around 4 h 17 min.

Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Richards Bay to Durban
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Eldo Coaches
Phone
086 113 5367
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
Book at
cbsc.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Durban to Pietermaritzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including How do I buy a London Underground ticket?, Train travel in France: A guide to SNCF and Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

The distance between Richards Bay and Pietermaritzburg is 185 km. The road distance is 245 km.

The cheapest way to get from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg is to drive which costs R 290 - R 430 and takes 2 h 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg is to drive which takes 2 h 23 min and costs R 290 - R 430.

No, there is no direct bus from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg. However, there are services departing from Richards Bay and arriving at Pietermaritzburg via Durban. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to get from Richards Bay to Pietermaritzburg, including transfers.