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Compare all timetables for the bus from Cape Town to East London

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Cape Town to East London from various bus operators like APM, Intercape or Intercity Xpress for the next days.
today
from $21
tomorrow
from $21
Tuesday
from $21
Wednesday
from $21
Thursday
from $21
Friday
from $21
Saturday
from $21

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 20m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $24
  • IlulaBus
    14h 40m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    9:40 AM
    East London
    Station
    IlulaBus
    Economy
    $28
  • Jacobs Coaches
    15h 20m
    6:40 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:00 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Jacobs Coaches
    First Class
    $34

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 30m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:30 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 30m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:00 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $24
  • Intercape
    18h 5m
    6:00 AM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    12:05 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $26
  • Badela
    14h 15m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    9:15 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Badela
    First Class
    $57

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 30m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:30 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $24
  • Intercape
    18h 5m
    6:00 AM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    12:05 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $28
  • Jacobs Coaches
    15h 20m
    6:40 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:00 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Jacobs Coaches
    First Class
    $34

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 20m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $24
  • Intercape
    18h 0m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    12:00 PM
    East London
    Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $27
  • Badela
    14h 15m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    9:15 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Badela
    First Class
    $57

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 30m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:30 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • Catedral Turismo
    12h 0m
    3:00 PM
    Cape Town
    3:00 AM
    East London
    Catedral Turismo
    Economy
    $25
  • Intercape
    18h 0m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    12:00 PM
    East London
    Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $27
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $29

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 20m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • IlulaBus
    14h 40m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    9:40 AM
    East London
    Station
    IlulaBus
    Economy
    $23
  • Intercape
    15h 55m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:55 AM
    East London
    Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $27
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $29

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • APM
    13h 30m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:30 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    APM
    Economy
    $21
  • Delta Coaches
    14h 55m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    8:55 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Delta Coaches
    First Class
    $23
  • IlulaBus
    14h 40m
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    9:40 AM
    East London
    Station
    IlulaBus
    Economy
    $23
  • Intercape
    18h 0m
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    12:00 PM
    East London
    Station
    Intercape
    Economy
    $27
  • Intercity Xpress
    16h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Civic Center
    10:20 AM
    East London
    Intercape Office Bus Station
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $29

Frequency of bus connections between Cape Town and East London

See here how frequent the connections between Cape Town and East London are, during different times and days of the week.
Thursday is the busiest day, with more than 46 daily buses from Cape Town to East London. Sunday has instead the fewest connections, with only 21 daily coaches between Cape Town and East London.
The busiest time of the day is the Evening, with 130 buses from Cape Town to East London, while Night sees the fewest connections between Cape Town and East London, with 2 offers.

Facts about the bus from Cape Town to East London

Compare all providers like APM, Intercape and Intercity Xpress that travel 28 times every day by bus from Cape Town to East London in one click! Book your bus ticket from Cape Town to East London starting from $21!

Cheapest Bus $21
Fastest Bus 11h 5m
Earliest Bus 3:00 PM
Latest Bus 10:00 PM
Daily Bus Routes 28 Ø
Distance 548.1 miles
Bus Companies APM, Intercape, Intercity Xpress, Delta Coaches, Real Expresso, Badela, IlulaBus, Jacobs Coaches, Catedral Turismo, Expresso Nordeste and 1 more.

Cheapest bus connections from Cape Town to East London

Every day, 28 buses from 11 bus companies leave Cape Town for East London: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 07/14/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 07/14
$38
Monday 07/15
$26
Tuesday 07/16
$21
Wednesday 07/17
$21
Thursday 07/18
$21
Friday 07/19
$21
Saturday 07/20
$21
Sunday 07/21
$21
Monday 07/22
$21
Tuesday 07/23
$21
Wednesday 07/24
$21
Thursday 07/25
$29
Friday 07/26
$21
Saturday 07/27
$21
Sunday 07/28
$31
Monday 07/29
$21
Tuesday 07/30
$21
Wednesday 07/31
$21
Thursday 08/01
$21
Friday 08/02
$21
Saturday 08/03
$21
Sunday 08/04
$21
Monday 08/05
$21
Tuesday 08/06
$21
Wednesday 08/07
$21
Thursday 08/08
$21
Friday 08/09
$21
Saturday 08/10

The cheapest time to travel from Cape Town to East London

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Cape Town to East London, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $21, Friday is the cheapest day for a bus from Cape Town to East London. Tuesday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $21.
Evening is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Cape Town to East London, with $21. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $89.

How to save money travelling from Cape Town to East London

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Cape Town to East London in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the bus from Cape Town to East London, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later buses from Cape Town to East London are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Cape Town to East London

These are the most booked bus companies between Cape Town to East London from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Cape Town and East London

In the map below, you can see where to find all bus stations in Cape Town and East London.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Cape Town to East London

Want to know which seat classes are available on the buses from Cape Town to East London? Or which bus companies serve the route Cape Town to East London? Below you will find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Cape Town to East London bus

How much does a Cape Town East London bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $21 and takes 13h 20m to reach East London. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Cape Town to East London?

This route is offered by 11 companies with a range of ticket prices between $21 and $102. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to East London.

On average, how many connections are available from Cape Town to East London each day?

Every day, the Cape Town to East London bus route is served by approximately 28 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Cape Town to East London take?

The fastest bus from Cape Town to East London is offered by Real Expresso and takes 11h 5m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $66. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Cape Town to East London?

The earliest bus arriving in East London from Cape Town starts at 3:00 PM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Cape Town to East London?

The latest bus trip departing from Cape Town for East London starts at 10:00 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Cape Town East London route?

When traveling by bus from Cape Town to East London, passengers can travel with APM, Intercape and Intercity Xpress. With our search, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus between Cape Town and East London?

You can check all the direct connections between Cape Town and East London by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: APM, Intercape and Intercity Xpress.

What can I take with me on the Cape Town to East London bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Cape Town East London bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cape Town East London bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cape Town to East London on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Cape Town to East London

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

First Class
First

Best of the best: you will find the most comfortable accommodation to work or relax during your travel.

More bus routes from Cape Town and East London

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Cape Town and from East London. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you will find all the details about your bus route!

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