One-Way Hop-on Hop-off Bus from Johannesburg to Cape Town

Transfers & Ground Transport, Selected accommodation on Arrival & Departure list, refer to link in your voucher to Drop-off at selected accommodation along the route (see timetable link in voucher)

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Enjoy the freedom to discover South Africa at your own pace with this unique one-way hop-on hop-off bus service between Johannesburg and Cape Town. Travel in the comfort of a 19  seater semi-luxury bus in the company of fellow travellers who share your passion for exploring and adventure. Convenient pickup and drop-off is available from 200 accommodations (from backpacking hostels to guest houses, or hotels) located in 40 different cities, towns and villages between Johannesburg and Cape Town. You plan your own route, decide which stops you would like to make and how much time you want to spend in each town, there is no time limit on your ticket.
Choose your desired pick-up and drop-off points from a list of over 200 Accommodations in Johannesburg, Durban, Port Elizabeth & Cape Town and dozens of smaller towns along the way. Enjoy the flexibility to get on and off as many times as you want, wherever you want, in one direction, with no time limit. Either pre-book all of your stretches in advance or book each section of your itinerary as you travel if you prefer to be more spontaneous (at least 72 hours notice is recommended).Reserve your desired bus rides directly with the local tour operator by providing your name, ticket number, departure date, pick-up hostel and drop-off point. You will be given a confirmation number for each stretch. Please check Timetable for exact pick up times from your desired destination. Busses are 19 seater semi-luxury busses with onboard TV, DVD players and trailers capable of carrying surfboards and bicycles. Please note that some of the locations shown on the map are only accessible through the use of independent shuttle services (not included in the ticket price) which link to the bus route. If you require shuttle services, you will need to pre-arrange them directly with the hostel offering the service. Also note that Durban and Port Elizabeth are compulsory overnight stopovers. All accommodation needs to be booked directly with the establiment of your choice.

What’s included

  • Fuel surcharge
  • One-way shared transfer
  • Friendly, helpful and experienced driver
  • Accommodation pickup and drop-off (selected hostels only, refer to Departure list on voucher)
  • Trailer attached so you can bring along your bike, surfboard or Golf Set, etc.
  • No extra charge when changing trip details in advance
  • On board information files about accommodation and activities in each town

What’s not included

  • Shuttle cost for inaccessible areas
  • Accommodation