Bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg

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Facts about the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route

Cheapest Bus$6.61
Fastest Bus6h 55m
Earliest Bus6:00 AM
Latest Bus6:30 PM
Daily Bus Routes13 Ø
Distance299.7 miles
Bus CompaniesEldo Coaches, Intercape, Citiliner, Busbud, Greyhound South Africa
Are you searching for a bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg?
You've come to the right place! With CheckMyBus, you can compare all available offers for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route. In our search engine, you receive info about departure times, the exact bus stops, travel durations as well as the the best ticket prices. We’ll help you compare bus companies offering this route, including Greyhound South Africa, Eldo Coaches, Citiliner or Intercape. Want to know if the bus offers air conditioning, WiFi or electrical sockets? We’ll show you which equipment different companies have.
You can see cheap buses to Pietermaritzburg from Pretoria over the next few days on this page. We also show you more info about the bus stops in Pretoria and Pietermaritzburg so you’ll know where to go. If you’re continuing your journey beyond Pietermaritzburg, you can find options for onward trips and alternative destinations from Pretoria, as well as popular airport shuttles from Pietermaritzburg.

The cheapest bus routes from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg

from $15.54
from $14.55
from $9.47
from $14.55
from $12.18
from $14.55

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

  • Eldo Coaches
    6:30 PM
    Pretoria - Motorcoach Terminal at Pretoria Station
    Duration 7h 25m
    1:55 AM
    Pietermaritzburg - McDonald's Centre
  • Eldo Coaches
    6:00 AM
    Pretoria - Motorcoach Terminal at Pretoria Station
    Duration 6h 55m
    12:55 PM
    Pietermaritzburg - McDonald's Centre
  • Intercape
    6:30 PM
    Duration 8h 5m
    2:35 AM
  • Intercape
    9:30 AM
    Duration 8h 30m
    6:00 PM
  • Intercape
    6:30 PM
    Duration 8h 45m
    3:15 AM
  • Citiliner
    7:15 AM
    Duration 8h 35m
    3:50 PM
  • Citiliner
    6:15 PM
    Duration 7h 55m
    2:10 AM
  • Busbud
    6:15 AM
    Duration 9h 0m
    3:15 PM
  • Busbud
    9:15 AM
    Duration 9h 5m
    6:20 PM
  • Greyhound South Africa
    6:15 PM
    Duration 8h 0m
    2:15 AM
  • Greyhound South Africa
    3:45 PM
    Duration 7h 45m
    11:30 PM
  • Citiliner
    5:30 PM
    Duration 8h 20m
    1:50 AM
  • Greyhound South Africa
    8:45 AM
    Duration 18h 55m
    3:40 AM

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Bus Pretoria Pietermaritzburg: Further Information

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Are you planning on returning to Pretoria? You can select the date for your return trip as well for the Pietermaritzburg Pretoria bus route.
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After getting all the results, you can compare all bus tickets for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route. Then, you can consider several factors. Eldo Coaches offers the cheapest tickets at $6.61, while the fastest connection takes 6h 55m. In the end, you can decide if you'd prefer the cheapest ticket, the quickest journey or the bus with the most amenities. Regardless of what you're searching for, we can help you find the best deal for your travel needs!
Optimize your search results based on your travel needs. You can sort by by price, departure and arrival time and filter bus stops and companies for the most relevant results.
You can also compare other modes of transportation departing from Pretoria and arriving in Pietermaritzburg. In our search results, you can also compare available trains, carpooling and flights.
We hope you enjoy your bus trip from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg!

Bus stops in Pretoria and Pietermaritzburg

Burger St 269, 3201 Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)
Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)
Burger St & Commercial Road , 3201 Pietermaritzburg (South Africa)

Bus Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg: FAQs about the route

How much does a bus ticket from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg cost?

Among other factors, this depends on the day and time of travel. The cheapest bus ticket for this route starts from $6.61 and takes 7h 25m to get to Pietermaritzburg. Save money by comparing bus tickets!

How much can I save after comparing tickets for the Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg bus route?

This route is connected by 4 bus companies with ticket prices ranging from $6.61 to $51.18. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as early as you can to ensure you get the cheapest bus deal to Pietermaritzburg.

How many daily bus routes are available from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg on average?

Each day, the bus route from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg is offered by about 13 connections. You can compare bus times to find the perfect trip with our search engine.

How long does the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route take?

Eldo Coaches offers the quickest bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg, which can take 6h 55m. Tickets for this connection cost $13.23. However, keep in mind that the bus route can take longer when there is traffic.

Is there a direct bus route from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg?

For the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route, our search engine currently compares 273 direct bus connections with the following companies: Greyhound South Africa, Eldo Coaches, Citiliner and Intercape

When does the first trip depart for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route?

The earliest bus to Pietermaritzburg departs from Pretoria at 6:00 AM. However, bus schedules may vary on weekends and holidays. To find exactly when the bus is running on your planned travel date, check our search engine.

When does the last trip depart for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route?

The latest bus trip from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg departs at 6:30 PM. Please keep in mind that departure times may vary on weekends and holidays. You can use our search engine to find the available times on your planned travel date.

Which companies are running for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route?

When taking the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route, passengers can choose between companies, such as Greyhound South Africa, Eldo Coaches, Citiliner and Intercape. By using our search engine, you can compare all available bus trips to find one that works for you.

What can I bring with me on the bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg?

Different bus companies have varying restrictions about what is and isn't allowed on board. Typically, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you for the Pretoria Pietermaritzburg bus route for free. Find a bus that best serves your travel needs by using our search engine for your preferred travel date.

What equipment is available on the bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg?

What equipment is on board differs from company to company. Generally, many intercity buses provide WiFi to let you keep your friends up to date about your location during the trip. Air conditioning systems provide ventilation to maximize comfort while travelling. With our search engine, you can find precise information about the equipment of the bus from Pretoria to Pietermaritzburg on your preferred travel date.

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