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Compare all timetables for the bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg from various bus operators like Intercape, Intercity Xpress or Citiliner for the next days.
today
from $16
tomorrow
from $16
Tuesday
from $16
Wednesday
from $16
Thursday
from $17
Friday
from $17
Saturday
from $17

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercape
    8h 45m
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:45 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercity Xpress
    7h 45m
    9:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $16
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $16
  • Big Tree Coaches
    8h 0m
    8:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:00 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Big Tree Coaches
    First Class
    $22

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercape
    7h 0m
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    3:30 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercity Xpress
    7h 45m
    9:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $16
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $19
  • Greyhound Australia
    6h 15m
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:15 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    $23

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercity Xpress
    7h 45m
    9:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercape
    7h 0m
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    3:30 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $17
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $21
  • Greyhound Australia
    6h 15m
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:15 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    $22

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercity Xpress
    5h 50m
    12:30 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    6:20 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $16
  • Intercape
    6h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $17
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $21
  • Greyhound Australia
    6h 15m
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:15 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    $22

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Intercape
    6h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $17
  • Intercity Xpress
    5h 50m
    8:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $19
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $21
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $21
  • Greyhound Australia
    6h 15m
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:15 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    $22

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Intercape
    8h 45m
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:45 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $17
  • Intercity Xpress
    5h 50m
    8:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $17
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $20
  • Big Tree Coaches
    8h 0m
    8:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:00 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Big Tree Coaches
    First Class
    $20
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $21

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • Intercity Xpress
    5h 50m
    8:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    $17
  • Intercape
    6h 30m
    9:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:00 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Intercape
    Economy
    $17
  • Citiliner
    7h 10m
    10:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    5:25 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Citiliner
    Economy
    $20
  • Eagle Liner
    9h 30m
    5:10 AM
    Johannesburg
    Baragwanath
    2:40 PM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Bus Stop
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    $21
  • Greyhound Australia
    6h 15m
    10:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park Station
    4:15 AM
    Pietermaritzburg
    Intercape Office
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    $22

Frequency of bus connections between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg

See here how frequent the connections between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg are, during different times and days of the week.
Friday is the busiest day, with more than 39 daily buses from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg. Tuesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 28 daily coaches between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg.
The busiest time of the day is the Evening, with 148 buses from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, while Night sees the fewest connections between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg, with 7 offers.

Facts about the bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

Compare all providers like Intercape, Intercity Xpress and Citiliner that travel 33 times every day by bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg in one click! Book your bus ticket from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg starting from $16!

Cheapest Bus $16
Fastest Bus 5h 45m
Earliest Bus 5:10 AM
Latest Bus 10:15 PM
Daily Bus Routes 33 Ø
Distance 276.2 miles
Bus Companies Intercape, Intercity Xpress, Citiliner, APM, Eagle Liner, Delta Coaches, Greyhound Australia, Big Tree Coaches and Luvalo Brothers Transport

Cheapest bus connections from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

Every day, 33 buses from 9 bus companies leave Johannesburg for Pietermaritzburg: 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
$16
Monday 07/15
$16
Tuesday 07/16
$16
Wednesday 07/17
$16
Thursday 07/18
$17
Friday 07/19
$17
Saturday 07/20
$17
Sunday 07/21
$18
Monday 07/22
$18
Tuesday 07/23
$18
Wednesday 07/24
$17
Thursday 07/25
$17
Friday 07/26
$17
Saturday 07/27
$17
Sunday 07/28
$17
Monday 07/29
$17
Tuesday 07/30
$19
Wednesday 07/31
$17
Thursday 08/01
$17
Friday 08/02
$19
Saturday 08/03
$17
Sunday 08/04
$17
Monday 08/05
$17
Tuesday 08/06
$17
Wednesday 08/07
$18
Thursday 08/08
$21
Friday 08/09
$17
Saturday 08/10

The cheapest time to travel from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $16, Sunday is the cheapest day for a bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg. Thursday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $17.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, with $16. Afternoon is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $16.

How to save money travelling from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg 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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, 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 Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg are also emptier.

Beloved bus companies from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

These are the most booked bus companies between Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg

In the map below, you can see where to find all bus stations in Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

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

FAQs about the Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg bus

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 $16 and takes 9h 30m 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 9 companies with a range of ticket prices between $16 and $108. 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 to Pietermaritzburg bus route is served by approximately 33 connections. With our search, 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 Intercity Xpress and takes 5h 45m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $22. 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 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 10:15 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.

Which bus companies operate the Johannesburg Pietermaritzburg route?

When traveling by bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg, passengers can travel with Intercape, Intercity Xpress and Citiliner. With our search, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg?

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

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 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 to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

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 Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg

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

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