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Bus East London to Cape Town: Trip Overview

16
Daily Buses
2:20 AM - 6:20 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
$45
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for East London - Cape Town

3.7 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from East London to Cape Town

Ratings and Reviews (7)


Geraldine R.January 6, 2020 | 

There was no toilet no waste bag or tv on the bus.very dissapointing for the price i had to pay.very dissapointed.

Agrinette Ntombizodumo M.December 31, 2019 | 

Friendly staff, in the offices and in the coach. Very helpful and I am 110% satisfied.

Zimasa Y.December 30, 2019 | 

I was happy with everything except that I was sitting next to the toilet and it was smelling badly especially when the door is opened. I told the driver but he couldn't do anything since it wasn't his job to clean the toilet.

Noluthando Caroline H.December 23, 2019 | 

I made a mistake booking 3 tickets instead of 2 tickets booked for Noluthando *2

Sikona F.September 23, 2019 | 

The bus is comfortable , except that it was late by more than an hour, and arrived very late.

Lindiwe M.December 10, 2018 | 

They know how to treat customers.

Frank H.September 29, 2018 | 

Comfy seats as far as buses go.

East London to Cape Town Buses

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Bus Companies

Bus service from East London to Cape Town are provided by Greyhound Dreamliner, Intercape and Citiliner Plus.

Stations & Stops

Buses leaving from East London to Cape Town will depart from East London, East London Station or El Guest House.

A bus ride to Cape Town will drop you off at Civic Centre, Bellville, Civic Centre, Intercape Depot Montreal Dr or Somerset West (Strand).

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses16
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures2:20 AM - 6:20 PM
Minimum Price$17
Average Ticket Price$45
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteCitiliner, Intercape, Citiliner

East London to Cape Town Route Map

East London to Cape Town Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip East London - Cape Town

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

The cheapest average bus price from East London to Cape Town is $45. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from East London to Cape Town is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to raise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from East London to Cape Town?

The average travel time between East London and Cape Town is around 16h 30m, although the fastest bus will take about 15h.This is the time it takes to travel the 550 miles that separates the two cities.

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

The number of buses from East London to Cape Town can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 16 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from East London to Cape Town by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from East London to Cape Town?

When taking the bus from East London to Cape Town, you can travel comfortably and safely with Greyhound Dreamliner, Intercape, Citiliner Plus.

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

Buses traveling between East London and Cape Town leave from East London or East London Station and arrive at Civic Centre, Bellville, Civic Centre.

What are the best sights and things to do in Cape Town?

Once in Cape Town, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Camps Bay, Bo-Kaap Museum, Chapman's Peak Drive, Table Mountain Aerial Cableway, Bo Kaap.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from East London to Cape Town but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

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

Buses have the smallest carbon footprint of all motorized transport modes. A bus going from East London to Cape Town will emit half the CO2 emitted by a train, and radically less than a car or an airplane.

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Did you know?

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

Did you know some bus companies in Germany offer to their passenger low-costs snacks and regional beer based on their destination? Prosit!

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.

Will you be returning to East London by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Cape Town to East London.

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