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One passenger / one way

19:1512:15
£22
Johannesburg - Park StationCape Town - Bellville
19:15
Johannesburg - Park Station
12:15
Cape Town - Bellville
Eagle Liner
£22
10:2503:40
£23
Johannesburg - Southgate Shopping CentreCape Town - Bellville Park
10:25
Johannesburg - Southgate Shopping Centre
03:40
Cape Town - Bellville Park
Eldo Coaches
£23
11:0005:00
£25
Johannesburg - Park StationCape Town - Bellville
11:00
Johannesburg - Park Station
05:00
Cape Town - Bellville
Citiliner Plus
£25
12:3007:15
£27
Johannesburg - Park StationCape Town - Bus Station - Civic Centre
12:30
Johannesburg - Park Station
07:15
Cape Town - Bus Station - Civic Centre
Intercape
£27
11:3005:10
£28
Johannesburg - Park StationCape Town - Bellville
11:30
Johannesburg - Park Station
05:10
Cape Town - Bellville
Intercity Xpress
£28
19:1512:15
£22
Johannesburg - Park StationCape Town - Bellville
19:15
Johannesburg - Park Station
12:15
Cape Town - Bellville
Eagle Liner
£22

Bus Johannesburg to Cape Town: Trip Overview

45
Daily Buses
07:15 - 19:30
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
£31
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Johannesburg - Cape Town

3.8 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Ratings and Reviews (100)


Markmi N.26 November 2020 | 

I lore Greyhound is so comfortable and number one hygiene

Thanduxolo M.18 November 2020 | 

it was excellent service but there's room for improvement

Xolisa W.14 November 2020 | 

Lovely bus service

Jason E.9 November 2020 | 

not the seat i paid for bad

Hazeldine V.5 November 2020 | 

I will never travel with them again

Mthembeni L. K.2 November 2020 | 

Everything was v good except dat ur Bus don't have Heaters, u mistakenly leave your jacket in ur big bag in (luggage bus case) u will freeze all d way to Capetown and that was really not cool

Mulanga Irene B.31 October 2020 | 

Overall good. Friendly crew.

Zonele M.30 October 2020 | 

Small changes can be made overall it's good

Itayi M.27 October 2020 | 

Excellent Services

Thapelo M.25 October 2020 | 

Thanks very much intercape

Sthembile Promise M.20 October 2020 | 

Try to be early

Nomathamsanqa M.18 October 2020 | 

on the bus bnefits written on the ticket they stated that there will be entertainment like wifi and a tv but none was available

Ilufa S.16 October 2020 | 

Excellent service and drivers are very kind

Bonisile N.12 October 2020 | 

It was good

Ashley M.11 October 2020 | 

Good bus service

Nonjabulo N.9 October 2020 | 

Best experience ever 🥰🥰

Penedith Kagiso P.8 October 2020 | 

Clean bus, well maintained and managed.. toilet didn’t not have water, that’s was highly unhygienic during these times when the world requires us to be safe and clean

Andiswa M.6 October 2020 | 

Very comfort friendly staff. Overall great bus to travel in long distance.

Wendy S.4 October 2020 | 

Best ever bus.I wilk now start to use it more often when I want to travel

Phumla M.3 October 2020 | 

So far so good, wish can be that city liner we can call and change the booking any time, the system is very difficult now

Sithembiso M.28 September 2020 | 

Bad service, misleading advertising (no audio/visual), and lack of customer care in general.

Lebogang D.27 September 2020 | 

Clean, comfortale buses, proffessional drivers - i enjoyed my trip.

Gerald C.10 September 2020 | 

Awesome service

Ntomboxolo M.9 September 2020 | 

Excellent, keep it up guys

Lizelle M.7 September 2020 | 

The bus didn't have any toilet facilities as indicated on the booking. However, the staff were very helpful & considerate.

Diulu M.5 September 2020 | 

Toilet out of order, arrived at destination 30minutes late

Muneiwa T.5 September 2020 | 

Please if the bus doesn't have a toilet , be considerate and at least stop frequently so that the passengers may use garages bathrooms

Vuyani D.5 September 2020 | 

Met my expectations

Sami I.4 September 2020 | 

Excellent all around, next time I ll book the one with tv access.

Ratang L M.27 August 2020 | 

Great service everything tops

Johannesburg to Cape Town buses

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Bus Companies

Bus travel from Johannesburg to Cape Town is made possible thanks to Greyhound Dreamliner, Greyhound Mega Coach, Intercape and Citiliner Plus.

Stations & Stops

Need a bus leaving from Johannesburg? Your starting point is at Park Station, Bethrams, BERTHRAMS - Mozambique Touring service, Shop 5, Boksburg (Mc Donalds East Rand Value Mall), Denver Hostel via Gp Hostel, Eaglecity Kerk Street, Johannesburg , Johannesburg Park Station (Bay21), Kerk Street or Newtown.

If you're onboard a bus traveling to Cape Town, you can get hop off at Civic Centre, Bellville, Bellville, Bellville Park, Bus Station - Civic Centre, Intercape Depot Montreal Dr or Somerset West (Strand).

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses45
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures07:15 - 19:30
Minimum Price£17
Average Ticket Price£31
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeCitiliner, Greyhound Mega Coach, Citiliner, Intercape, Citiliner

Johannesburg to Cape Town Route Map

Johannesburg to Cape Town Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Johannesburg - Cape Town

How much does a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Cape Town cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Johannesburg to Cape Town is £31. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Johannesburg 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!

How long is the bus ride from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

The average travel time between Johannesburg and Cape Town is around 18h 45m, although the fastest bus will take about 16h 10m. This is the time it takes to travel the 784 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Johannesburg and Cape Town?

The number of buses from Johannesburg to Cape Town can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 45 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Johannesburg to Cape Town by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

When taking the bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town, you can travel comfortably and safely with Greyhound Dreamliner, Greyhound Mega Coach, Greyhound Dreamliner.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town?

Buses travelling between Johannesburg and Cape Town leave from Park Station or Bethrams and arrive at Civic Centre, Bellville, Bellville.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

Meet and talk to locals at the bus stations while traveling from Johannesburg to Cape Town.There is no better way to get inside travel information while exploring a new city than to go straight to its people.

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

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from Johannesburg to Cape Town.

Make a music playlist for your bus ride from Johannesburg to Cape Town, and enjoy the scenery to tunes from your own personal soundtrack.

Did you know?

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

Will you be returning to Johannesburg by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, take a look at buses from Cape Town to Johannesburg.

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