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Bus Mthatha to Port Elizabeth: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
12:20 AM - 11:55 PM
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for Mthatha - Port Elizabeth

3.2 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth

Ratings and Reviews (8)

Khanya J.September 8, 2020 | 

The bus was uncomfortable bumby irs like there were no shocks at all, every time the road is uneven the bus was flying and we were jumping

Esihle Siliziwe M.March 13, 2020 | 

I’m so disappointed in Intercape the bus was two hours late and it was so cold inside

Malibongwe W.February 20, 2020 | 

Reliable and very comfortable however air conditioners need someone to carry blankets

Nandipha M.February 8, 2020 | 

No proper explanation

Malibongwe W.February 5, 2020 | 

The bus isn’t comfortable, drivers are not willing to adhere to tickets bus station for instance I was told to land in grenacers wherea my tickets said central bus station and driver refused to listen to us we were forced to take Uber to our destinations, but bus very comfortable and nice

Vuyokazi N.January 6, 2020 | 

It was very nice to travel with Intercape it is very comfortable and I like the benefits

Sibulele M.December 9, 2019 | 

Everything was fine

Babalwa N.December 24, 2018 | 

The bus is clean,well equiped for passengers,clean content on the television.I am blessed to have used it. There is a feeling of safety on board.

Bus Companies on This Route

South Africa bus companies: Citiliner, Greyhound Mega Coach

Mthatha to Port Elizabeth Buses

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Bus Companies

Mthatha to Port Elizabeth bus tickets are provided by Intercape.

Stations & Stops

For a bus leaving from Mthatha, the trip starts at Mthatha, Umata Station or UMTATA GUEST HOUSE.

In Port Elizabeth, your bus travel ends at Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth Central or PORT ELIZABETH DEPOT.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses22
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures12:20 AM - 11:55 PM
Minimum Price$18
Average Ticket Price$28
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus Companies on This RouteIntercape

Mthatha to Port Elizabeth Route Map

Mthatha to Port Elizabeth Route Map

Frequently asked questions for your trip Mthatha - Port Elizabeth

How much does a bus ticket from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth cost?

The cheapest average bus price from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth is $28. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth 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 Mthatha to Port Elizabeth?

The average travel time between Mthatha and Port Elizabeth is around 8h 20m, although the fastest bus will take about 7h 45m.This is the time it takes to travel the 247 miles that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between Mthatha and Port Elizabeth?

The number of buses from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 22 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth?

When taking the bus from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth, you can travel comfortably and safely with Intercape.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from Mthatha to Port Elizabeth?

Buses traveling between Mthatha and Port Elizabeth leave from Mthatha or Umata Station and arrive at Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth Central, PORT ELIZABETH 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 Mthatha and Port Elizabeth!

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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 Mthatha to Port Elizabeth that are otherwise impossible to come by with a plane.

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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.

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.

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

Will you be returning to Mthatha by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Port Elizabeth to Mthatha.

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