Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg

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Facts about the bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg

Cheapest Bus$26.26
Fastest Bus17h 30m
Earliest Bus9:00 AM
Latest Bus7:15 PM
Daily Bus Routes4 Ø
Distance784.2 miles
Bus CompaniesIntercape, Eldo Coaches
Do you want to travel by bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Cape Town and arriving in Johannesburg and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Cape Town Johannesburg bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Cape Town and Johannesburg which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Johannesburg, alternative destinations from Cape Town, and the most popular airport shuttles from Johannesburg.

The cheapest bus routes from Cape Town to Johannesburg

Today
from $26.02
Tomorrow
from $26.02
10/31
from $26.53
11/01
from $26.25
11/02
from $26.25
11/03
from $27.21

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • Intercape
    9:00 AM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 20h 30m
    5:30 AM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$26.26
  • Intercape
    12:00 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 18h 45m
    6:45 AM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$27.03
  • Intercape
    7:15 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 19h 45m
    3:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$27.03
  • Eldo Coaches
    11:00 AM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 17h 35m
    4:35 AM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$27.21
  • Eldo Coaches
    11:00 AM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 18h 0m
    5:00 AM
    Johannesburg - Southgate Shopping Centre
    from$27.21
  • Eldo Coaches
    6:30 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 17h 30m
    12:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$27.21
  • Eldo Coaches
    6:30 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 17h 45m
    12:15 PM
    Johannesburg - Southgate Shopping Centre
    from$27.21
  • Eldo Coaches
    1:00 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 18h 0m
    7:00 AM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$27.21
  • Intercape
    1:30 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 20h 15m
    9:45 AM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$29.51
  • Intercape
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 19h 35m
    1:05 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$34.34
  • Intercape
    5:30 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 19h 50m
    1:20 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$34.40
  • Intercape
    5:45 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 19h 35m
    1:20 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$35.17
  • Eldo Coaches
    6:00 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 1h 0m
    7:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$35.46
  • Intercape
    6:15 PM
    Cape Town - Long Distance Buses Terminal
    Duration 1h 15m
    7:30 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    from$44.07

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Bus Cape Town to Johannesburg: Further Information

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By the way: For the Cape Town Johannesburg bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Cape Town to Johannesburg!

Bus stops in Cape Town and Johannesburg

Stations
Bezuidenhout St & Bertrams Rd , Johannesburg (South Africa)
Rissik St , 2000 Johannesburg (South Africa)
Southgate Rd , 2082 Johannesburg (South Africa)
Johannesburg (South Africa)

FAQs about the bus route Cape Town to Johannesburg

How much does a Cape Town Johannesburg bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $26.26. Compare offers to save money!

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

The fastest bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg starts at 17h 30m. 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 Johannesburg?

The earliest bus arriving in Johannesburg from Cape Town starts at 9:00 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg?

The latest bus trip departing from Cape Town for Johannesburg starts at 7:15 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.

Is there a direct bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg?

CheckMyBus currently compares direct bus connections for the Cape Town Johannesburg bus route. Simply use our search function to find a bus for your planned travel date that goes directly to Johannesburg from Cape Town.

What can I take with me on the Cape Town to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Cape Town Johannesburg 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 function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg on your planned travel date.

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