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Today23 Feb
from £11
Tomorrow24 Feb
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Sun25 Feb
from £12
Mon26 Feb
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Thu29 Feb
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Fri1 Mar

Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

19:05
3h55m
23:00
Johannesburg - JHB A 41, Park Station, Rissik St.
CheapestFastest
Bloemfontein - Willows Tourist Centre - 60 Park Rd
Cheapest
Fastest
19:05
5h20m
00:25
Johannesburg - JHB A 41, Park Station, Rissik St.
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Bloemfontein - Willows Tourist Centre - 60 Park Rd
2nd Cheapest
20:00
4h5m
00:05
Johannesburg - Intercape Office, C/O Rissik and Wolmarans Street (Johannesburg Station)
Bloemfontein - Intercape Office, Park Road (Tourist Centre)
19:00
5h
00:00
Johannesburg - Intercape Office, C/O Rissik and Wolmarans Street (Johannesburg Station)
Bloemfontein - Intercape Office, Park Road (Tourist Centre)
18:45
5h
23:45
Johannesburg - JHB A 41, Park Station, Rissik St.
Bloemfontein - Willows Tourist Centre - 60 Park Rd
Bus Johannesburg to Bloemfontein: Trip Overview

Bus Johannesburg to Bloemfontein: Trip Overview

Average ticket price£17
Average bus trip duration5h 50m
Number of daily buses43
Earliest bus departure07:15
Distance231 miles
Latest bus departure22:00
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User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein

Ratings and Reviews (721)

Seats leather is torn. Phone inputs are broken .

Austin O.

21 February 2024
The service was good from personnele. Unfortunately the charging points aren't working.

Lepolesa Edwin T.

18 February 2024
Aircon bus, safe driver,service amazing.

Caroline J.

17 February 2024
The bus was late

Kabelo M.

13 February 2024
It was a horrible experience. We arrived 4 hours late.

Jessica N.

12 February 2024
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Johannesburg to Bloemfontein buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses43
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures07:15 - 22:00
Minimum Price£12
Average Ticket Price£17
Minimum Trip Duration3h
Average Bus Trip Duration5h50m
Distance231 miles
Bus companies on this routeIntercape, Eagle Liner, Greyhound South Africa, VILAMORA, Big Sky
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions on the trip Johannesburg - Bloemfontein

The average bus ticket price from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein is £17. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein 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 Johannesburg and Bloemfontein is around 5h 50m, although the fastest bus will take about 3h. This is the time it takes to travel the 231 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein 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 Johannesburg to Bloemfontein by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein, you can travel comfortably and safely with Intercape, Eagle Liner, Greyhound South Africa.

Buses travelling between Johannesburg and Bloemfontein leave from Park City Transit Centre, Johannesburg Station or Johannesburg Airport and arrive at Bloemfontein Tourist Centre, Engen Bloemfontein 1 Stop South, Engen Mangaung.

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

Best price found
21/02
£47
22/02
£34
Today
£12
24/02
£12
25/02
£12
26/02
£13
27/02
£12
28/02
£12
The cheapest trip from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein was searched and found on 24 Feb 2024 with a price of £12

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

You can expect to pay from £12 to £70 for a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at £12, which is on 2024-02-24.

Usually nitol, MAINLINER, greyhound_za_premium 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

Make friends with the driver. They usually know a lot about your destination and may even recommend which side of the bus to sit on to get the best views on the road between Johannesburg and Bloemfontein!

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

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from Johannesburg to Bloemfontein while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

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.

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

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

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