Bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha

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Facts about the bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha

Cheapest Bus$15.56
Fastest Bus12h 30m
Earliest Bus5:00 PM
Latest Bus6:45 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance375.0 miles
Bus CompaniesNozulu, APM, Transit Liner, Intercape, Eagle Liner, City to City, Luvalo Brothers Transport, Busbud, Intercity Xpress, Computicket, Intercity Coach, Eldo Coaches
Do you want to travel by bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Johannesburg and arriving in Mthatha 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 APM, Intercape or Eagle Liner. 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 Johannesburg Mthatha bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Johannesburg and Mthatha which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Mthatha, alternative destinations from Johannesburg, and the most popular airport shuttles from Mthatha.

The cheapest bus routes from Johannesburg to Mthatha

Today
from $43.38
Tomorrow
from $45.10
12/08
from $44.62
12/09
from $44.62
12/10
from $54.30
12/11
from $44.62

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

  • Nozulu
    6:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 13h 0m
    7:00 AM
    Mthatha
    from$15.56
  • APM
    6:45 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 14h 25m
    9:10 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$20.45
  • Transit Liner
    6:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 14h 30m
    8:30 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$27.27
  • Intercape
    5:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    Duration 17h 20m
    10:20 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata) - Railway Station
    from$28.51
  • Eagle Liner
    6:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 12h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$30.98
  • City to City
    6:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 13h 30m
    8:00 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$44.62
  • Luvalo Brothers Transport
    5:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Baragwanath
    Duration 16h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$46.48

What are the cheapest buses from Johannesburg to Mthatha you would typically find?

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Johannesburg to Mthatha but are currently out of service.
  • Busbud
    5:45 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 15h 25m
    9:10 AM
    Mthatha
    from$18.48
    Temporarily not available: last found 03/28/2021
  • Intercity Xpress
    6:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 12h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$19.52
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/19/2021
  • Computicket
    7:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 10h 30m
    5:30 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$20.45
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/21/2021
  • Intercity Coach
    6:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 12h 30m
    7:00 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata)
    from$20.45
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/12/2021
  • Eldo Coaches
    6:15 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    Duration 13h 25m
    7:40 AM
    Mthatha (Umtata) - Shell Ultra City
    from$22.00
    Temporarily not available: last found 11/19/2021

Bus Johannesburg to Mthatha: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Johannesburg to Mthatha and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Nozulu at $15.56, whereas the quickest connection takes 12h 30m. 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!
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By the way: For the Johannesburg Mthatha bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
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Bus stops in Johannesburg and Mthatha

Stations
Mthatha (Umtata)
Mthatha  (South Africa)
Mthatha (Umtata) - Railway Station
N2 National , 5100  Mthatha  (South Africa)
Mthatha (Umtata) - Shell Ultra City
N2 Nelson Mandela Drive , 5099  Mthatha  (South Africa)

FAQs about the bus route Johannesburg to Mthatha

How much does a Johannesburg Mthatha bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $15.56 and takes 13h 0m to reach Mthatha. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Johannesburg to Mthatha?

This route is offered by 12 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $15.56 and $46.48. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Mthatha.

On average, how many connections are available from Johannesburg to Mthatha each day?

Every day, the Johannesburg Mthatha bus route is served by approximately 1 connection. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Johannesburg to Mthatha take?

The fastest bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha is offered by Computicket and takes 12h 30m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $20.45. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha?

The earliest bus arriving in Mthatha from Johannesburg starts at 5:00 PM. 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 Johannesburg to Mthatha?

The latest bus trip departing from Johannesburg for Mthatha starts at 6:45 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 Johannesburg Mthatha route?

When traveling by bus from Johannesburg to Mthatha, passengers can travel with APM, Intercape and Eagle Liner. 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 Johannesburg to Mthatha?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Johannesburg to Mthatha, CheckMyBus currently compares 5 direct bus connections with the following companies: Intercape

What can I take with me on the Johannesburg to Mthatha 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 Johannesburg Mthatha 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 Johannesburg Mthatha 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 Johannesburg to Mthatha on your planned travel date.

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