There are 6 ways to get from Witbank to Johannesburg by bus, train, car train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Witbank to Johannesburg

$10 - $15

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Car train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the car train from Witbank to Johannesburg

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from EMalahleni to Pretoria
  2. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South

$15 - $24

Car train, train  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the car train from Witbank to Pretoria
  2. Take the train from Pretoria to Park North-South

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Witbank to Johannesburg 85.5 miles

$95 - $120

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Witbank to Johannesburg 85.5 miles

$13 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Witbank to Johannesburg is to car train which costs R 65 - R 95 and takes 3 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Witbank to Johannesburg is to taxi which costs R 1 300 - R 1 700 and takes 1 h 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Witbank and arriving at Johannesburg. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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The distance between Witbank and Johannesburg is 124 km. The road distance is 136.8 km.

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The best way to get from Witbank to Johannesburg without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs R 150 - R 220.

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The bus from Witbank to Johannesburg takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Witbank to Johannesburg bus services, operated by TransLux Express, depart from Witbank station.

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Witbank to Johannesburg bus services, operated by TransLux Express, arrive at Johannesburg station.

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Map of how to get from Witbank to Johannesburg.
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  • Distance: 77.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Witbank, South Africa and Johannesburg, South Africa?

TransLux Express operates a bus from Witbank to Johannesburg once daily, and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Citiliner also services this route once daily.

Train operators
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Pretoria to Park
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Witbank to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$3 - $6
1st Class
$6 - $9
Car train from Witbank to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$4 - $7
1st Class
$8 - $11
Bus operators
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Witbank to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from EMalahleni to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from EMalahleni to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Witbank to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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