In Africa, you can visit iconic destinations or discover game reserves that are off the beaten path. The most popular way to explore Africa’s diverse and vibrant locales is to travel by bus. Not only does the bus conveniently gets you around, it also lets you get a good eyeful of Africa’s best coast-to-coast landscapes. View our Quintessential Guide to bus traveling in Africa to discover more travel tips.
We are proud to announce travellers are now able to search, compare and book bus tickets from 5 bus operators in South Africa, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, and Mozambique. With these 7 countries added, we now offer travellers bookable bus trip options in 75 countries worldwide.
New Southern African expansion by the numbers
- Number of bus routes added: 3000+
- Number of cities added: 140+
- Number of bus operators added: 5 (Intercape, Greyhound, Citiliner, Intercity Xpress & Eagle Liner)
- Number of countries added: 7
You’ve never been to Southern Africa? Explore our list of staff picks for top must see attractions. You’d like to use the bus? Make sure to read 5 things you should know when taking the bus in South Africa.
Most popular bus routes 🚌
Find affordable bus tickets for your next trip to Southern Africa:
- Cape Town → Johannesburg
- Durban → Cape Town
- Johannesburg → Durban
- Cape Town → George
- Pretoria → Bloemfontein
- Port Elizabeth → Pretoria
- Johannesburg → Gaborone
- Harare → Bulawayo
- Cape Town → Swellendam
- Pretoria → Durban
The recent expansion of our coverage in Southeast Asia and Southern Africa shows our dedication to offer cover more bus routes worldwide, allowing bus travellers to travel easily around the globe.
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