Bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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Facts about the bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

Compare all providers like Citiliner and Intercape that travel 3 times every day by bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay in one click! Book your bus ticket from Johannesburg to Richards Bay starting from $18!

Cheapest Bus $18
Fastest Bus 10h 0m
Earliest Bus 8:30 AM
Latest Bus 9:00 AM
Daily Bus Routes 3 Ø
Distance 302.9 miles
Bus Companies Citiliner and Intercape

Cheapest bus connections from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

Every day, 3 buses from 2 bus companies leave Johannesburg for Richards Bay: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a bus ticket for this route, starting from 03/02/2024 and for the following days.

Sunday
Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday 02/25
Monday 02/26
Tuesday 02/27
Wednesday 02/28
Thursday 02/29
Friday 03/01
Saturday 03/02
$21
Sunday 03/03
$20
Monday 03/04
$21
Tuesday 03/05
$21
Wednesday 03/06
$21
Thursday 03/07
$18
Friday 03/08
$18
Saturday 03/09
$22
Sunday 03/10
$19
Monday 03/11
$21
Tuesday 03/12
$21
Wednesday 03/13
$19
Thursday 03/14
$19
Friday 03/15
$19
Saturday 03/16
$21
Sunday 03/17
$19
Monday 03/18
$19
Tuesday 03/19
$21
Wednesday 03/20
$25
Thursday 03/21
$26
Friday 03/22
$25
Saturday 03/23

The cheapest time to travel from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $18, Thursday is the cheapest day for a bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. Saturday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $22.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, with $18. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $18.

How to save money travelling from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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 Richards Bay 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 Richards Bay, 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 Richards Bay are also emptier.

Compare all timetables for the bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Johannesburg to Richards Bay from various bus operators like Citiliner or Intercape for the next days.
  • Intercape
    11h 0m
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:30 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $18
  • Intercape
    11h 0m
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:30 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $19
  • Intercape
    11h 0m
    8:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:30 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $20
  • Citiliner
    10h 20m
    9:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:20 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Citiliner
    Economy
    from $21
  • Intercape
    11h 0m
    11:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    10:00 AM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $21
  • Citiliner
    10h 20m
    9:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:20 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Citiliner
    Economy
    from $22
  • Intercape
    11h 0m
    11:00 PM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    10:00 AM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $22
  • Citiliner
    10h 0m
    9:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:00 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Citiliner
    Economy
    from $33
  • Citiliner
    10h 0m
    9:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    7:00 PM
    Richards Bay
    McDonalds
    Citiliner
    Economy
    from $34

Frequency of bus connections between Johannesburg and Richards Bay

See here how frequent the connections between Johannesburg and Richards Bay are, during different times and days of the week.
Sunday is the busiest day, with more than 4 daily buses from Johannesburg to Richards Bay. Monday has instead the fewest connections, with only 2 daily coaches between Johannesburg and Richards Bay.
The busiest time of the day is the Morning, with 17 buses from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Johannesburg and Richards Bay, with 4 offers.

Beloved bus companies from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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

All bus stations and stops in Johannesburg and Richards Bay

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay

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

FAQs about the Johannesburg to Richards Bay bus

How much does a Johannesburg Richards Bay bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $18 and takes 11h 0m to reach Richards Bay. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 2 companies with a range of ticket prices between $18 and $34. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Richards Bay.

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

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

How long does a bus journey from Johannesburg to Richards Bay take?

The fastest bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay is offered by Citiliner and takes 10h 0m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $33. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay?

The earliest bus arriving in Richards Bay from Johannesburg starts at 8:30 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 Richards Bay?

The latest bus trip departing from Johannesburg for Richards Bay starts at 9:00 AM. 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 Richards Bay route?

When traveling by bus from Johannesburg to Richards Bay, passengers can travel with Citiliner and Intercape. 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 Richards Bay?

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

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

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

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

More bus routes from Johannesburg and Richards Bay

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

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