Bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg

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Facts about the bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg

Cheapest Bus$36.80
Fastest Bus17h 10m
Earliest Bus7:30 AM
Latest Bus7:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes13 Ø
Distance763.1 miles
Bus CompaniesGreyhound South Africa, Intercape, Citiliner, Eagle Liner, Eldo Coaches, Intercity Xpress
Do you want to travel by bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Cape Town and arriving in Pietermaritzburg and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as Intercape, Eldo Coaches or Greyhound South Africa. 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 Pietermaritzburg bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Cape Town and Pietermaritzburg which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Pietermaritzburg, alternative destinations from Cape Town, and the most popular airport shuttles from Pietermaritzburg.

The cheapest bus routes from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg

Today
from $43.62
Tomorrow
from $40.80
01/26
01/27
from $40.80
01/28
01/29

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

  • Greyhound South Africa
    12:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 20h 50m
    8:50 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$36.80
  • Greyhound South Africa
    12:20 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 20h 30m
    8:50 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$37.32
  • Intercape
    6:15 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 22h 0m
    4:15 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$39.32
  • Intercape
    7:30 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 2h 5m
    9:35 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$40.38
  • Citiliner
    11:00 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 55m
    4:55 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$54.17
  • Citiliner
    11:30 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 25m
    4:55 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$54.17
  • Eagle Liner
    12:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 40m
    6:10 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$54.17
  • Eagle Liner
    1:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 10m
    6:10 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$54.17
  • Eldo Coaches
    10:00 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 18h 0m
    4:00 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$61.61
  • Eldo Coaches
    10:00 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 35m
    3:35 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$61.61
  • Eldo Coaches
    10:45 AM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 15m
    4:00 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$61.61
  • Intercity Xpress
    7:00 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 18h 25m
    1:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$67.71
  • Intercity Xpress
    7:30 PM
    Cape Town
    Duration 17h 55m
    1:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$67.71

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Bus Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Intercape at $36.72, whereas the quickest connection takes 17h 10m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Cape Town Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg!

Bus stops in Cape Town and Pietermaritzburg

Stations
Burger St 269, 3201 Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)
Burger St & Commercial Road , 3201 Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)

FAQs about the bus route Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg

How much does a Cape Town Pietermaritzburg bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $36.80 and takes 23h 5m to reach Pietermaritzburg. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 3 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $36.72 and $84.68. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Pietermaritzburg.

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

Every day, the Cape Town Pietermaritzburg bus route is served by approximately 13 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

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

The fastest bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg is offered by Eldo Coaches and takes 17h 10m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $61.61. 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 Pietermaritzburg?

The earliest bus arriving in Pietermaritzburg from Cape Town starts at 7:30 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 Pietermaritzburg?

The latest bus trip departing from Cape Town for Pietermaritzburg starts at 7:30 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 Pietermaritzburg route?

When traveling by bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg, passengers can travel with Intercape, Eldo Coaches and Greyhound South Africa. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg, CheckMyBus currently compares 832 direct bus connections with the following companies: Intercape, Eldo Coaches and Greyhound South Africa

What can I take with me on the Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg 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 Pietermaritzburg on your planned travel date.

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