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Today24 Apr
from £15
Tomorrow25 Apr
from £13
Fri26 Apr
from £13
Sat27 Apr
from £13
Sun28 Apr
from £13
Mon29 Apr
from £13
Tue30 Apr
from £13
Wed1 May

Cheap buses leaving today

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  • This trip is recommended because it is the: Cheapest
    Departure time: 24 April at
    Departure city: East London
    Departure location: East London (Windmill)
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: Cape Town
    Destination location: Cape Town Main Train Station
    Operated by: Delta CoachesDelta Coaches
    Vehicle: BusDuration:
    £15
  • This trip is recommended because it is the: 2nd Cheapest
    Departure time: 24 April at
    Departure city: East London
    Departure location: EAST LONDON
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: Cape Town
    Destination location: Cape Town Main Train Station
    Operated by: Delta CoachesDelta Coaches
    Vehicle: BusDuration:
    £15
  • This trip is recommended because it is the: Fastest
    Departure time: 24 April at
    Departure city: East London
    Departure location: EAST LONDON - Train Station, East London, Station St, Quigney
    Arrival time: 25 April at
    Destination city: Cape Town
    Destination location: CAPE TOWN - Long Distance Bus Facility, Old Marine Drive
    Operated by: APMWCAPMWC
    Vehicle: BusDuration:
    £15
  • Departure time: 24 April at
    Departure city: East London
    Departure location: Intercape Office, Moore Street (Windmill Park)
    Arrival time: 24 April at
    Destination city: Cape Town
    Destination location: Bellville - Intercape Office, 8 Mabel Street (turnoff from Durban Road)
    Operated by: Intercape MainlinerIntercape Mainliner
    Vehicle: BusDuration:
    £31
  • Departure time: 24 April at
    Departure city: East London
    Departure location: Intercape Office, Moore Street (Windmill Park)
    Arrival time: 24 April at
    Destination city: Cape Town
    Destination location: Bellville - Intercape Office, 8 Mabel Street (turnoff from Durban Road)
    Operated by: Intercape MainlinerIntercape Mainliner
    Vehicle: BusDuration:
    £29
Bus East London to Cape Town: Trip Overview

Bus East London to Cape Town: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£24
Average bus trip duration16h 15m
Number of daily buses43
Earliest bus departure02:35
Distance550 miles
Latest bus departure18:20

East London to Cape Town buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses43
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures02:35 - 18:20
Minimum Price£14
Average Ticket Price£24
Minimum Trip Duration13h40m
Average Bus Trip Duration16h15m
Distance550 miles
Bus companies on this routeIntercape, Big Sky, Intercity Xpress, APM WC, Eagle Liner
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip East London - Cape Town

The average bus ticket price from East London to Cape Town is £24. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from East London to Cape Town is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

The average travel time between East London and Cape Town is around 16h 15m, although the fastest bus will take about 13h 40m. This is the time it takes to travel the 550 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from East London to Cape Town can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 43 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from East London to Cape Town by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from East London to Cape Town, you can travel comfortably and safely with Intercape, Big Sky, Intercity Xpress.

Buses travelling between East London and Cape Town leave from Intercape Office, Moore Street (Windmill Park) or Railway Station and arrive at Bellville, Bus Station - Civic Centre, Bus Station - Old Marine Drive.

Find cheapest prices for buses

Find cheapest prices for buses

Price is for a one-way ticket for one passenger and based on past searches.

Best price found
22/04
£14
23/04
£14
Today
£14
25/04
£14
26/04
£14
27/04
£14
28/04
£14
29/04
£17
The cheapest trip from East London to Cape Town was searched and found on 24 Apr 2024 with a price of £14

To save money and be sure you have the best seat, it's a good idea to buy your bus tickets from East London to Cape Town as early as possible.

You can expect to pay from £14 to £32 for a bus ticket from East London to Cape Town based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £14, which is on 2024-04-27.

Usually JACOBSCOACHES will charge you higher prices for tickets closer to the departure date. To find the best prices, you should be flexible on your date of travel.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from East London to Cape Town but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from East London to Cape Town, riding the bus will expose you to some of the most stunning panoramas while enroute to your final bus stop.

Buses have the smallest carbon footprint of all motorized transport modes. A bus going from East London to Cape Town will emit half the CO2 emitted by a train, and radically less than a car or an airplane.

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Did you know?

9.2% of ground transportation in Europe is done by bus versus 7.4% by train.

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

Did you know that 80% of the buses in North America are equipped with WiFi and power outlets ? And 60% of bus travellers have used their electronic device on board during 2014.

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