There are 6 ways to get from Witbank to Johannesburg by bus, train, car train, taxi 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, train  •  1 h 55 min

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

$17 - $26

Cheapest option

Cartrain  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the cartrain from Witbank to Johannesburg

$4 - $7

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from EMalahleni to Johannesburg

$12 - $21

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 Line

$10 - $17

Taxi  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Witbank to Johannesburg 85.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Witbank to Johannesburg 85.5 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

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

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The distance between Witbank and Johannesburg is 124 km. The road distance is 137 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to get from Witbank to Johannesburg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from EMalahleni and arriving at Johannesburg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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

Citiliner operates a bus from Witbank to Johannesburg once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Greyhound ZA 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
$6 - $11
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
$4 - $6
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$4 - $6
1st Class
$7 - $10
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 - $12
Bus operators
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from EMalahleni to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from EMalahleni to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Witbank to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Witbank to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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