Bus Mthatha to Johannesburg: Trip Overview
Trip Reviews for Mthatha - Johannesburg
User reviews from travellers who booked a bus ticket from Mthatha to Johannesburg
Ratings and Reviews (23)
It is very comfortable, but the problem is mostly with the toilet for someone who is sitting next to it really becomes a problem, I could not wait to get to umtata the last time because of the smell, I'm not sure whether it is because people were not flushing or what
The queue was not controlled there was a stampede, and the staff member who was boarding was rude she even promised to leave us. They said they will only be accommodating 50 pax but that didn't happen and there was no headcount.
Professsional service is their key point.
Everything was in order except for the arrival time, the staff is friendly n courtesious and the bus was very clean
Everything was perfect except the fact tha it arrived late at park station.
I had an exclusive trip, very comfortable
No notification when we were stopping. We did not know why we have stopped. No explanation or apology for being late
They are very good
Comfortable and good drivers. Reached the destination on time though it got to the ultra city a few minutes late
Intercape must just learn to switch off the television after 22:30 because we as passengers cant sleep properly because the tv are irritating with the lights
Despite being late, the warmth, care and support of the personnel fill the void. It has been an amazing experience.
Very impressed with service ,will be using it from now
Comfortable, love that they have charging ports. Hopefully they can find a way to open the toilets inside the bus again. It was very uncomfortable that we could not use the bus toilet.
Best ride ever
very enjoyable trip
One of the best
The bus left Mthatha late, it stopped for a long time to many pick up arrears. It did not stop for us to buy food on the usual food stores.
I feel the bus wasn't in acondition to take passengers as the window was broken they used a cardboard to cover the window and it went out while we were on the road and even I be dropped off by the garage as I was late for work driver refused I feel it was unfair unreasonable as the bus was very late and people complained of feeling cold because of the window they had to turn heater high I could not breath properly as I was seating third seat in front everyone in that bus was not happy
I was happy with the bus ride to Mthata and can recommend it
Comfortable and the staff is vert friendly
The bus was on time. Had no idea the bus would continue on picking up people on the way... The driver was speeding but the movie was good.
2 stars because the on board toilet couldn't be closed and the stench kept me up. it was terrible! Also my seat couldn't be shifted downward for me to be in a better sleeping position.
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Stations & Stops
Need a bus leaving from Mthatha? Your starting point is at Southridge Park - Shell Ultra City, Umtata Station, UMTATA GUEST HOUSE, Umtata / Mthatha Railway Station, Umtata (Shell Ultra City) or Umtata (Station).
If you're onboard a bus traveling to Johannesburg, you can get hop off 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.
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|Earliest and Latest Bus Departures||13:15 - 20:00|
|Average Ticket Price||£29|
|Minimum Trip Duration|
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|Bus companies on this route||Intercape|
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Frequently asked questions on the trip Mthatha - Johannesburg
How much does a bus ticket from Mthatha to Johannesburg cost?
The cheapest average bus price from Mthatha to Johannesburg is £29. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Mthatha to Johannesburg 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 Mthatha to Johannesburg?
The average travel time between Mthatha and Johannesburg is around 13h 15m, although the fastest bus will take about 11h 50m. This is the time it takes to travel the 375 miles that separates the two cities.
How many daily bus connections are there between Mthatha and Johannesburg?
The number of buses from Mthatha to Johannesburg can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 17 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Mthatha to Johannesburg by comparing and selecting the bus that fits your travel style and budget on Busbud.
Which bus companies travel from Mthatha to Johannesburg?
When taking the bus from Mthatha to Johannesburg, you can travel comfortably and safely with Intercape.
What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Mthatha to Johannesburg?
Buses travelling between Mthatha and Johannesburg leave from Southridge Park - Shell Ultra City or Umtata Station and arrive at Park Station, Bethrams, BERTHRAMS - Mozambique Touring service, Shop 5.
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Did you know?
The bus driver with the longest career in the world drove more than 2,000,000 miles and is a happy World Record holder.
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.
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