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There are 3 ways to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle by car train, bus or car

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Car train  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the car train from Vereeniging to Germiston
  2. Take the car train from Germiston to Newcastle

$9 - $14

2 alternative options

Bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Vereeniging to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Newcastle

$26 - $41

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Vereeniging to Newcastle 182.2 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle is to car train which costs R 120 - R 210 and takes 6 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle is to drive which costs R 400 - R 600 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vereeniging to Newcastle. However, there are services departing from Vereeniging and arriving at Newcastle via Johannesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Vereeniging and Newcastle is 232 km. The road distance is 291.5 km.

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The best way to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle without a car is to car train which takes 6 h 55 min and costs R 120 - R 210.

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It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle, including transfers.

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Vereeniging to Newcastle bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Vereeniging station.

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Vereeniging to Newcastle bus services, operated by Greyhound ZA, arrive at Newcastle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vereeniging to Newcastle is 292 km. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Vereeniging to Newcastle.

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There are 27+ hotels available in Newcastle. Prices start at $34 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Vereeniging to Newcastle.
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  • Distance: 145.1 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 55 min

What companies run services between Vereeniging, South Africa and Newcastle, South Africa?

You can take a bus from Vereeniging to Newcastle via Johannesburg and Johannesburg in around 7 h 2 min.

Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Vereeniging to Germiston
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$3 - $5
1st Class
$5 - $8
Car train from Germiston to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$6 - $10
1st Class
$11 - $16
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Vereeniging to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Vereeniging to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Vereeniging to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za

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