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Bus East London to Johannesburg: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
12:25 AM - 6:30 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for East London - Johannesburg

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

Ratings and Reviews (12)

Tatenda D.March 9, 2020 | 

Fantastic service provider, always has the best, on time and a professional team.

Babalwa C.March 7, 2020 | 

The bus driver left me at the refreshing station even though he was told I was still not in and my child was in the bus

Thandokazi N.February 11, 2020 | 

I did not enjoy the trip at all it took too long maybe its becuase the initial bus had an aircon issue that's why we had to change the busses

Sandisiwe M.January 2, 2020 | 

It was good

Nombasa W.January 2, 2020 | 

It is very comfortable.

Nonyameko K.December 28, 2019 | 

I will always use greyhoundbuses, I recommend it to my family & friends for its safety accuracy and comfort.

Vuyani N.December 2, 2019 | 

We were ok with everything except for the delay which was not their fault.

Maria M.November 18, 2019 | 

The only thing I am not satisfied with is the toilets un hygienic the ladies are going to get sick

Masontaga M.July 15, 2019 | 

I would travel using intercape all the time. Seats are comfortable, bus is clean and there's a heater that gets switched on when it gets cold.

Avela M.December 14, 2018 | 

The bus arrived earlier in Johannesburg.

Lindiwe H.May 2, 2018 | 

I was just sitting next to a racist who made my experience unpleasant, not your fault though but I wish more should be done for passengers who make other passenger's experience unpleasant.

Siziphiwe G.April 23, 2018 | 

Must have toilet maintainance on board

East London to Johannesburg Buses

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From cheap bus tickets to more luxurious buses traveling from East London to Johannesburg, we offer a wide range of bus services to best suit your needs depending on how much your budget is.

Bus Companies

East London to Johannesburg buses are provided by Greyhound Dreamliner and Intercape.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from East London, the trip starts at East London, East London Station or El Guest House.

In Johannesburg, your bus travel ends at Park Station or Bethrams.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses6
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:25 AM - 6:30 PM
Minimum Price$20
Average Ticket Price$44
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteCitiliner, Intercape

East London to Johannesburg Route Map

East London to Johannesburg Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip East London - Johannesburg

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

The cheapest average bus price from East London to Johannesburg is $44. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from East London to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg?

The average travel time between East London and Johannesburg is around 14h 30m, although the fastest bus will take about 12h 40m.This is the time it takes to travel the 471 miles that separates the two cities.

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

The number of buses from East London to Johannesburg can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 6 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from East London to Johannesburg by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from East London to Johannesburg?

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

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

Buses traveling between East London and Johannesburg leave from East London or East London Station and arrive at Park Station, Bethrams.

What are the best sights and things to do in Johannesburg?

Once in Johannesburg, you can start exploring the city and discover its surroundings. The top sights and things to do are Museum Africa, Johannesburg Zoo, Liliesleaf, Old Fort and Constitution Hill, Gold Reef City.

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 East London and Johannesburg!

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

Taking the bus creates the smallest carbon footprint compared to other modes of transport. Not to mention that buses will allow you to discover scenic gems from East London to Johannesburg that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

Create your own real life musical score by curating a personalized bus travel playlist - the perfect accompaniment to your bus ride from East London to Johannesburg.

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

One of the longest bus route in the world goes all the way from Ontario to Alberta in Canada (with the same bus). This trip is 3,435 km or 2,135 miles long and the price is a bit under $100.

Will you be returning to East London by bus?

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

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