There are 5 ways to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay by bus, car, train or plane

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Bus TransLux Express  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Stellenbosch to Riviersonderend
  2. Take the bus from Swellendam to Mosselbay

$32 - $44

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Bus via Swellendam  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Stellenbosch to Swellendam
  2. Take the bus from Swellendam to Mossel Bay

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  6 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Stellenbosch to Swellendam
  2. Take the bus from Swellendam to Mossel Bay

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay 229 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Stellenbosch to Cape Town
  2. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to George (GRJ) CPT - GRJ

$125 - $323

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The cheapest way to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay is to bus which costs R 460 - R 650 and takes 5 h 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay is to train and fly which costs R 1 700 - R 4 700 and takes 4 h 26 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay. However, there are services departing from Stellenbosch and arriving at Mossel Bay via Swellendam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

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The distance between Stellenbosch and Mossel Bay is 303 km. The road distance is 366.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 26 min and costs R 460 - R 650.

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It takes approximately 5 h 26 min to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay, including transfers.

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Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay bus services, operated by Citiliner, depart from Stellenbosch station.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to George Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay bus services, operated by Baz Bus, arrive at Mossel Bay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay is 366 km. It takes approximately 4 h 29 min to drive from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay.

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South African Airways offers flights from Capetown Airport to George Airport.

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The nearest airport to Mossel Bay is George (GRJ) Airport which is 29.7 km away. Other nearby airports include Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) (108.3 km).

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Map of how to get from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay.
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  • Distance: 189.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 26 min

What companies run services between Stellenbosch, South Africa and Mossel Bay, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Stellenbosch to Mossel Bay via Riviersonderend, Swellendam, and Mosselbay in around 5 h 26 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to George
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Train operators
CT Trains
Website
cttrains.co.za
Train from Stellenbosch to Cape Town
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
cttrains.co.za
Metro
$1 - $2
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Stellenbosch to Riviersonderend
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Stellenbosch to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Swellendam to Mosselbay
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Riviersonderend to Mossel Bay
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Stellenbosch to Swellendam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Baz Bus
Phone
+27 21 422 5202
Email
info@bazbus.com
Website
bazbus.com
Bus from Swellendam to Mossel Bay
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
bazbus.com

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