Bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

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Facts about the bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

Cheapest Bus$12.12
Fastest Bus3h 10m
Earliest Bus5:10 AM
Latest Bus8:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes3 Ø
Distance276.2 miles
Bus CompaniesEldo Coaches, Intercape, Eagle Liner, Translux, Vilamora, Nozulu, City to City, Intercity Xpress, Luvalo Brothers Transport, APM, Busbud, Intercity Coach, Computicket, Transit Liner
Do you want to travel by bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Johannesburg 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 Eldo Coaches, 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 Pietermaritzburg bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg, and the most popular airport shuttles from Pietermaritzburg.

The cheapest bus routes from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

Today
from $11.38
Tomorrow
from $12.73
10/26
from $13.47
10/27
from $14.72
10/28
from $15.77
10/29
from $17.53

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

  • Eldo Coaches
    8:30 PM
    Johannesburg - Park City Transit Centre
    Duration 7h 25m
    3:55 AM
    Pietermaritzburg - McDonald's Centre
    from$12.12
  • Intercape
    7:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 7h 30m
    3:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$14.07
  • Eagle Liner
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg - Baragwanath
    Duration 9h 30m
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$14.14
  • Translux
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 3h 25m
    11:55 AM
    Pietermaritzburg - Montrose
    from$14.14
  • Vilamora
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 6h 20m
    2:50 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$14.14
  • Nozulu
    11:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 5h 45m
    5:15 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$15.15
  • City to City
    7:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 3h 10m
    10:10 PM
    Pietermaritzburg - Montrose
    from$16.16
  • Intercity Xpress
    8:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 5h 50m
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$17.51
  • Luvalo Brothers Transport
    5:00 PM
    Johannesburg - Baragwanath
    Duration 10h 50m
    3:50 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$20.20
  • APM
    8:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 3h 30m
    11:30 PM
    Pietermaritzburg - Montrose
    from$32.32

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

Bus schedules may change. Below, you'll find bus companies that usually provide the bus route Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg but are currently out of service.
  • Busbud
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 7h 50m
    5:50 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$11.60
    Temporarily not available: last found 04/05/2021
  • Intercity Coach
    8:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 5h 50m
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$14.82
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/12/2021
  • Computicket
    7:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 4h 30m
    11:30 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$20.20
    Temporarily not available: last found 07/21/2021
  • Transit Liner
    5:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Duration 6h 30m
    12:00 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    from$26.26
    Temporarily not available: last found 08/25/2021

Bus Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by Busbud at $11.60, whereas the quickest connection takes 3h 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!
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By the way: For the Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg!

Bus stops in Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg

Stations
Pietermaritzburg
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Hollywoodbets Scottsville Racecourse
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Intercape Ferreira Mainliner
Burger St 269, 3201  Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Leinster Road
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - McDonald's Centre
Burger St & Commercial Road , 3201  Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Montrose
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Train station
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg - Woodburn Rugby Stadium
Pietermaritzburg  (South Africa)

FAQs about the bus route Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

How much does a Johannesburg Pietermaritzburg bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $12.12 and takes 7h 50m to reach Pietermaritzburg. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 14 bus companies with a range of ticket prices between $11.60 and $32.32. 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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg each day?

Every day, the Johannesburg Pietermaritzburg bus route is served by approximately 3 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

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

The fastest bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg is offered by City to City and takes 3h 10m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $16.16. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg?

The earliest bus arriving in Pietermaritzburg from Johannesburg starts at 5:10 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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg?

The latest bus trip departing from Johannesburg for Pietermaritzburg starts at 8:30 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 Johannesburg Pietermaritzburg route?

When traveling by bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, passengers can travel with Eldo Coaches, 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 Pietermaritzburg?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, CheckMyBus currently compares 33 direct bus connections with the following companies: Eldo Coaches, Intercape, Eagle Liner, Vilamora, Nozulu, City to City, Intercity Xpress, Luvalo Brothers Transport and APM

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

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