There are 4 ways to get from Rustenburg to Polokwane by taxi, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, bus Greyhound ZA  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rustenburg to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg Gjh1304 / ...

$95 - $117

3 alternative options

Taxi, bus Citiliner  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rustenburg to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
  3. Take the bus from Mokopane to Polokwane

$101 - $126

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Rustenburg to Polokwane 222.3 miles

$30 - $50

Taxi, fly  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rustenburg to Sandton
  2. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Polokwane (PTG) JNB - PTG

$247 - $433

Questions & Answers

The distance between Rustenburg and Polokwane is 298 km. The road distance is 355.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rustenburg to Polokwane without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 5 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from Rustenburg to Polokwane, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rustenburg to Polokwane is 356 km. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Rustenburg to Polokwane.

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South African Airways offers flights from Johannesburg Airport to Polokwane Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Polokwane. Prices start at $36 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rustenburg to Polokwane.
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  • Distance: 186.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between Rustenburg, South Africa and Polokwane, South Africa?

There is no direct connection from Rustenburg to Polokwane. However, you can take the taxi to Pretoria then take the bus to Pietersburg. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pretoria, take the bus to Mokopane, then take the bus to Polokwane.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $320
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Pietersburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Mokopane to Polokwane
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Rustenburg to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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