There are 7 ways to get from St Francis Bay to Cape Town by bus, plane, train or car

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 to Port Elizabeth, fly  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Jeffreys Bay to Port Elizabeth
  2. Fly from Port Elizabeth (PLZ) to Capetown (CPT) PLZ - CPT

$121 - $266

Cheapest option

Bus TransLux Express  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Humansdorp to Cape Town

$49 - $73

5 alternative options

Bus to Plettenberg Bay, fly  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Humansdorp to Plettenburg Bay
  2. Fly from Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) to Capetown (CPT) PBZ - CPT

Bus to George, fly  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Humansdorp to George
  2. Fly from George (GRJ) to Capetown (CPT) GRJ - CPT

$136 - $334

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Jeffreys Bay to Cape Town

$61 - $80

Bus, train  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Humansdorp to Mossel Bay
  2. Take the bus from Mosselbay to Swellendam
  3. Take the bus from Riviersonderend to Somerset West
  4. Take the train from Strand to Cape Town

Drive  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Drive from St Francis Bay to Cape Town 431.6 miles

$65 - $100

What companies run services between St Francis Bay, South Africa and Cape Town, South Africa?

TransLux Express operates a bus from St Francis Bay to Cape Town twice daily, and the journey takes 9 h 30 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $370
Flights from George to Capetown
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Safair
Website
flysafair.co.za
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
CemAir
Website
flycemair.co.za
Flights from Plettenberg Bay to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Port Elizabeth to Capetown
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $370
Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Strand to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Metro
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Jeffreys Bay to Port Elizabeth
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Jeffreys Bay to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Humansdorp to Plettenburg Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Humansdorp to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Mosselbay to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Humansdorp to George
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Humansdorp to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
10 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Humansdorp to Mossel Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Riviersonderend to Somerset West
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Francis Bay and Cape Town is 591 km. The road distance is 691 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Francis Bay to Cape Town is to bus which costs R 600 - R 950 and takes 9 h 50 min.

The quickest way to get from St Francis Bay to Cape Town is to bus and fly which takes 4 h 39 min and costs R 1 500 - R 3 400.

It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from St Francis Bay to Cape Town, including transfers.