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Cheap buses leaving today

One passenger / one way

6:30PM
11h30m
6:00AM
Cape Town - Cape Town Main Train Station
Cheapest
Queenstown - Shell Ultra City - 2 Cathcart Rd.
Cheapest
6:15PM
11h35m
5:50AM
Cape Town - CAPE TOWN
2nd Cheapest
Queenstown - Queenstown Station
2nd Cheapest
7:00PM
10h30m
5:30AM
Cape Town - CAPE TOWN
Fastest
Queenstown - QUEENSTOWN
Fastest
7:00PM
11h15m
6:15AM
Cape Town - CAPE TOWN
Queenstown - QUEENSTOWN
6:30PM
11h20m
5:50AM
Cape Town - Bellville
Queenstown - Queenstown Station
Bus Cape Town to Queenstown: Trip Overview

Bus Cape Town to Queenstown: Trip Overview

Average ticket price$29
Average bus trip duration12h 25m
Number of daily buses36
Earliest bus departure2:00 PM
Distance509 miles (820 km)
Latest bus departure9:00 PM

Cape Town to Queenstown Buses

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses36
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures2:00PM - 9:00PM
Minimum Price$16
Average Ticket Price$29
Minimum Trip Duration7h20m
Average Bus Trip Duration12h25m
Distance509 miles (820 km)
Bus Companies on This RouteIntercape, Eagle Liner, Big Sky, Chilwans Express, JOBELASTAR
Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently asked questions for your trip Cape Town - Queenstown

The average bus ticket price from Cape Town to Queenstown is $29. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Cape Town to Queenstown 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 Cape Town and Queenstown is around 12h 25m, although the fastest bus will take about 7h 20m. This is the time it takes to travel the 510 miles that separates the two cities.

The number of buses from Cape Town to Queenstown can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 36 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Cape Town to Queenstown by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

When taking the bus from Cape Town to Queenstown, you can travel comfortably and safely with Intercape, Eagle Liner, Big Sky.

Buses traveling between Cape Town and Queenstown leave from Bellville or Bus Station - Civic Centre and arrive at Cathcart Road, Queenstown Station, Railway Station.

Once in Queenstown, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Queenstown Mini Golf, Jet Boating, Luging, Walks and Trails, Lake Cruises.

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
02/22
$25
02/23
$24
Today
$16
02/25
$16
02/26
$16
02/27
$16
02/28
$16
02/29
$16
The cheapest trip from Cape Town to Queenstown was searched and found on Feb 29, 2024 with a price of $16

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

You can expect to pay from $16 to $43 for a bus ticket from Cape Town to Queenstown based on the last 2 days. You can expect to find the cheapest price for the trip at $16 which is on 2024-02-29.

Usually BADELA 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 Cape Town and Queenstown!

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

Buses have one of the smallest carbon footprints of motorized transport modes. A bus going from Cape Town to Queenstown will emit less CO2 than a car or an airplane.

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

Did you know?

Did you know there are on average 4,400 intercity bus departures every day in the US only? This number has been growing for 9 years in a row, yay!

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

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.

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