Transportation

Bus in Louis Trichardt

Greyhound

Offers services to Jo’burg (R270, six hours) and Harare, Zimbabwe (R440, 11 hours). Buses stop by the Caltex petrol station on the corner of the N1 and Baobab St.
Travel Agency in Louis Trichardt

Louis Trichardt Travel Agency

The Louis Trichardt Travel Agency, down an alley off Krogh St (opposite Louis Trichardt Stationers), is the local agent for Greyhound and Translux buses.
Tickets in Tzaneen

Checkers

Sells tickets for the daily Translux buses to Phalaborwa (R220, one hour), and to Jo’burg (R280, seven hours) and Polokwane (R220, two hours).
Taxi in Thohoyandou

Venda Plaza Shared Taxi Rank

The minibus shared taxi rank next to the Venda Plaza in Thohoyandou serves destinations, including Louis Trichardt (R50, 1½ hours).
Airline in Phalaborwa

Airlink

This regional carrier has an office at the airport, and flies daily to/from Jo’burg. The airport is 2km north of town.
Airport in Phalaborwa

Hendrik Van Eck (Phalaborwa) Airport

Daily flights to/from Johannesburg with Airlink, as well as charter flights.
Bus in Polokwane

Translux

Translux runs services to/from Jo’burg (R260, four hours) via Pretoria (R20, 3½ hours) at least three times daily.
Airline in Polokwane

Airlink

Subsidiary of South African Airways with offices at the airport; flies daily to/from Jo’burg.
Airport in Hoedspruit

Hoedspruit Eastgate Airport

SA Express flies daily out of Hoedspruit Eastgate airport, 7km south of town, to Jo’burg.
Car Rental in Musina

Avis

Car rental is available for about R325 a day.