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Bus Johannesburg to Harare: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
14:00 - 19:30
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Johannesburg - Harare

3.2 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Harare

Ratings and Reviews (35)

Isaac M.7 March 2020 | 

Great service by drivers but poor at check in they were rough talking to us

Vimbai M.4 March 2020 | 

Horrible service and trip

Cynthia C.2 March 2020 | 

Citiliner is the worst, no charging ports, poor customer service, bus was late by more than 2 hours 😢

Lindiwe S.27 February 2020 | 

Service is OK

Emmanuel N.22 February 2020 | 

Bus was not on also full of cockroaches

Tatenda R.17 February 2020 | 

We are still on aou way

Allan D.9 February 2020 | 

The bus bloody died at the boarder

Tafadzwa M.26 January 2020 | 

Left my bag with Valuables at Check in Scale in front of Nomsa.Nomsa is saying Security lady took it to Lost and Found but now it's missing.

Brian C.11 January 2020 | 

Crew no longer facilitating faster border clearing processes. Crew involved with illegal undocumented traveller's at the expense of customers

Tafadzwa D.10 January 2020 | 

Great trip

Winnie K.4 January 2020 | 

The bus was leaking inside and the AC casing above the seat was broken,

Mati Faith K.30 December 2019 | 

Safe traveling speed but arrival time way off the indicated time.

Rutendo C.27 December 2019 | 

The staff were friendly and helpfull

Muzikayise D.25 December 2019 | 

Generally safe and comfortable. But selling wrong arrival time online even though they know they never arrive at destination on time. Distorts travel plans for onward connectivity. This is irresponsible.

Nyaradzo J.19 December 2019 | 

It was ok , driver was.a.bit rude one.of them. But trip was.ok

Daniel M.15 December 2019 | 

Drivers were quite rude and some of the delays could have been avoided

Kudzai C.14 December 2019 | 

The bus incurred 2 breakdowns which resulted in close to 3 hours of down time. Futhermore the way passengers luggage was being handled and packed leaves a lot to be desired. Speedwise and adherence to road regulations was above board.

Edward N.10 December 2019 | 

It was awesome, just that the delay was due to natural effects which was good for safety. Communication excellent

Bulelwa F.3 December 2019 | 

the journey was comfortable, just been delayed to get to Harare on ETA

Martin M.22 November 2019 | 

The bus was 5 hours late, too much delays along the way

Rosaline H N.9 November 2019 | 

The bus should depart on time, and drivers should communicate to passengers why the bus is going to leave late.

Manyadza K.1 November 2019 | 

Time is the main issue the bus does not depart or arrive on time

Tsarai L M.27 September 2019 | 

They need to keep tim

Kudakwashe M.24 August 2019 | 

Travelled safe, at a safe speed

Kudakwashe M.29 July 2019 | 

They would not check if averyone was back in the bus after dropping off for a break. People would end up shouting from the back of the bus

Mufaro Lisa M.10 June 2019 | 

Great service

Veronica T.2 January 2019 | 

Intercape is a good bus and services are great. Only that on the day in question there seemed to be a learner driver on one of them.

Grace M.20 December 2018 | 

They tried

Moreblessings N.18 December 2018 | 

Good service

Muzikayise D.10 December 2018 | 

The service is goo but with respect to time, they sell lies. Very prone to missing a lot of onwards appointment.

Johannesburg to Harare buses

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Bus Companies

Johannesburg to Harare buses are provided by Greyhound Dreamliner, Intercape and Citiliner.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Johannesburg, the trip starts 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.

In Harare, your bus travel ends at Fifth St & Robert Mugabe Rd, Harare, Harare Depot, Harare (Eaglenest), HARARE - Reg Harris Motors or High Glen shopping centre, stand number 457.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses2
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures14:00 - 19:30
Minimum Price£32
Average Ticket Price£53
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeCitiliner, Intercape, Citiliner

Johannesburg to Harare Route Map

Johannesburg to Harare Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip Johannesburg - Harare

How much does a bus ticket from Johannesburg to Harare cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Johannesburg to Harare is £53. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Johannesburg to Harare 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 Harare?

The average travel time between Johannesburg and Harare is around 18h, although the fastest bus will take about 13h 15m. This is the time it takes to travel the 607 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Johannesburg and Harare?

The number of buses from Johannesburg to Harare can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 2 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Johannesburg to Harare by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Johannesburg to Harare?

When taking the bus from Johannesburg to Harare, you can travel comfortably and safely with Greyhound Dreamliner, Intercape, Citiliner.

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

Buses travelling between Johannesburg and Harare leave from Park Station or Bethrams and arrive at Fifth St & Robert Mugabe Rd, Harare, Harare Depot.

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 Harare!

Much more than a mere vehicle taking you from Johannesburg to Harare, 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 Harare.

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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 travelers 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.

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

Will you be returning to Johannesburg by bus?

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

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