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Intercape popular routes and schedules

Popular routesFirst and last departuresAverage durationMinimum price
Johannesburg → DurbanFirst and last departures7:30am — 11:00pmAverage duration9h 24mMinimum price$23
Durban → JohannesburgFirst and last departures6:45am — 10:30pmAverage duration9h 48mMinimum price$24
Pretoria → DurbanFirst and last departures5:30am — 9:30pmAverage duration11h 1mMinimum price$23
Durban → PretoriaFirst and last departures6:45am — 10:30pmAverage duration11h 8mMinimum price$24
Johannesburg → Cape TownFirst and last departures7:15am — 9:30pmAverage duration19h 58mMinimum price$45
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Amenities on Intercape buses

  • Air conditioning
  • Toilet
  • Standard seat
  • Lie-flat Seat or Bed
  • Entertainment (No Wifi)
  • Power outlets

Intercape’s Coverage in Numbers

  • Daily Departures20866
  • Cities252
  • Countries5
  • Routes7894

Intercape Bus classes

  • Budgetliner
  • Express
  • Flexi
  • Full Flexi
  • Mainliner
  • Saver
  • Sleepliner
  • Standard

Intercape User Reviews

3.6 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked their tickets with Intercape

Ratings and Reviews (30105)

Was Bad The Seats Are Tight & Close To One Another No Privacy & Stretching Space

Compliment S.

April 8, 2024
Intercape buses are safe and smart to use, not mentioning their USB charging points for each and every passenger and them having toilets inside.

Phetole M.

April 8, 2024
The bus departed Bloemfontein and arrived in PMB two hours late as a result I missed the meeting I had in PMB.

Daphney K.

April 8, 2024
The bus was late by 4 hours and they didn't bother to inform us in time,I had to call the office multiple times.Intercape service is becoming poor

Nolitha P.

April 8, 2024
I didn't enjoy my trip with mainline it arrived 2 hours late and the bus was leaking and it was cold.

Sivuyisekile K.

April 8, 2024
Frequently Asked Questions

Intercape FAQ

No, there is no WiFi on Intercape. No worries, you can use your time on the bus to catch up on some much needed sleep! You can also download your favourite movies, TV shows, and audiobooks or bring a good book.

Yes, there are power outlets and USB plugs on Intercape. You can usually find 1 or 2 plugs per row of seats, so be a good traveller and check if your neighbour wants to charge up their devices as well.

Yes, Intercape buses have a toilet on board. Toilets generally do not have running water, so we recommend bringing hand sanitizer. Remember to always hold the railing when going to the toilet in a moving vehicle.

There are no meals or snacks offered on Intercape buses. We recommend that you bring some snacks and drinks in a reusable water bottle for your bus trip.

No, you don't need to print your ticket. You can board Intercape buses by showing your e-ticket on your smartphone, along with a valid photo ID. Your ticket will be sent to you by email when booking on Busbud.

Only Certified Service animals are allowed on Intercape buses. Unfortunately, your pets are not allowed on the bus or in the hold of the bus.

Intercape goes the extra distance to offer best-in-class services to all travellers. You will be able to enjoy Air conditioning, Standard seat, Lie-flat Seat or Bed, Power outlets, Toilet, on their buses.

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