Bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

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Facts about the bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

Compare all providers like Intercity Xpress, Eagle Liner and Intercape that travel 51 times every day by bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg in one click! Book your bus ticket from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg starting from $20!

Cheapest Bus $20
Fastest Bus 13h 30m
Earliest Bus 1:00 PM
Latest Bus 6:20 PM
Daily Bus Routes 51 Ø
Distance 555.6 miles
Bus Companies Intercity Xpress, Eagle Liner, Intercape, Big Sky Intercity, Greyhound South Africa, Greyhound Australia, Translux and City to City

Cheapest bus connections from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

Every day, 51 buses from 8 bus companies leave Port Elizabeth for Johannesburg: 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
$22
Sunday 03/03
$20
Monday 03/04
$22
Tuesday 03/05
$20
Wednesday 03/06
$22
Thursday 03/07
$20
Friday 03/08
$22
Saturday 03/09
$22
Sunday 03/10
$20
Monday 03/11
$22
Tuesday 03/12
$20
Wednesday 03/13
$22
Thursday 03/14
$20
Friday 03/15
$22
Saturday 03/16
$22
Sunday 03/17
$20
Monday 03/18
$22
Tuesday 03/19
$20
Wednesday 03/20
$27
Thursday 03/21
$26
Friday 03/22
$27
Saturday 03/23

The cheapest time to travel from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from $20, Sunday is the cheapest day for a bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg. Monday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from $22.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, with $20. Evening is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from $22.

How to save money travelling from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

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 Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg 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 Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, 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 Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg are also emptier.

Compare all timetables for the bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg from various bus operators like Intercity Xpress, Eagle Liner or Intercape for the next days.
  • City to City
    14h 55m
    5:05 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Bus Stop
    City to City
    Economy
    from $20
  • Translux
    14h 0m
    6:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Bus Stop
    Translux
    Economy
    from $22
  • Intercity Xpress
    14h 0m
    5:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Eldo House
    7:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Intercity Xpress
    Economy
    from $23
  • Eagle Liner
    14h 0m
    5:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Eldo House
    7:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Eagle Liner
    Economy
    from $23
  • Intercape
    14h 45m
    5:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Intercape Office
    8:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $25
  • Big Sky Intercity
    14h 45m
    5:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    8:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Bus Stop
    Big Sky Intercity
    Economy
    from $25
  • Greyhound South Africa
    15h 45m
    4:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    7:45 AM
    Johannesburg
    Bus Stop
    Greyhound South Africa
    Economy
    from $26
  • Big Sky Intercity
    14h 45m
    5:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    8:15 AM
    Johannesburg
    Big Sky Intercity
    First Class
    from $27
  • Greyhound Australia
    15h 45m
    4:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    7:45 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    from $28
  • Greyhound Australia
    15h 45m
    4:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    7:45 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Greyhound Australia
    Economy
    from $29
  • Eagle Liner
    15h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Eagle Liner
    First Class
    from $30
  • Greyhound South Africa
    15h 45m
    4:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    7:45 AM
    Johannesburg
    Greyhound South Africa
    First Class
    from $31
  • Intercape
    18h 30m
    1:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Intercape Office
    7:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Intercape
    Economy
    from $32
  • Intercity Xpress
    15h 30m
    4:30 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    8:00 AM
    Johannesburg
    Intercity Xpress
    First Class
    from $33

More bus companies that typically serve the route Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

Bus schedules change all the time. The following offers are not available anymore for buses from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, but may come back in the future. Keep an eye on them!

  • APM
    14h 50m
    5:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    7:50 AM
    Johannesburg
    Bus Stop
    APM
    Temporarily not available: last found 12/18/2023
    Economy
    from $30
  • Vilamora
    15h 45m
    4:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    7:45 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    Vilamora
    Temporarily not available: last found 02/08/2024
    First Class
    from $33
  • KM Luxury Coachdes
    12h 30m
    5:00 PM
    Port Elizabeth
    Bus Stop
    5:30 AM
    Johannesburg
    Park City Transit Centre
    KM Luxury Coachdes
    Temporarily not available: last found 02/10/2024
    First Class
    from $35

Frequency of bus connections between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg

See here how frequent the connections between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg are, during different times and days of the week.
Sunday is the busiest day, with more than 59 daily buses from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg. Saturday has instead the fewest connections, with only 37 daily coaches between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 242 buses from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, while Evening sees the fewest connections between Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg, with 109 offers.

Beloved bus companies from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

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

All bus stations and stops in Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg

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

FAQs about the Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg bus

How much does a Port Elizabeth Johannesburg bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $20 and takes 14h 55m to reach Johannesburg. Compare offers to save money!

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

This route is offered by 8 companies with a range of ticket prices between $20 and $37. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Johannesburg.

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

Every day, the Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg bus route is served by approximately 51 connections. With our search, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg take?

The fastest bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg is offered by Eagle Liner and takes 13h 30m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $28. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg?

The earliest bus arriving in Johannesburg from Port Elizabeth starts at 1:00 PM. 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 Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg?

The latest bus trip departing from Port Elizabeth for Johannesburg starts at 6:20 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 Port Elizabeth Johannesburg route?

When traveling by bus from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, passengers can travel with Intercity Xpress, Eagle Liner 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 Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg?

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

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

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

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 Port Elizabeth and Johannesburg

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

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