07:45 Kruger Shuttle
Johannesburg to Nelspruit Hazyview Skukuza Shuttle

The daily Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle service provides affordable & reliable transfer from 1 November 2017 onwards. Departing from Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport at 07h45, this shuttle to Kruger Park offers convenient shuttle locations in Nelspruit, White River, Hazyview, Protea Hotel Kruger Gate and Skukuza Rest Camp. Book the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park with Ashtons and then liaise with your chosen accommodation facility or safari operation for collection from the nearest shuttle location. Transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger in air-conditioned comfort through beautiful scenery at a fraction of the flight cost!

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LAUNCH SPECIAL:
50% off for travel 1 November 2017 – 30 June 2018!

DAILY Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle

Departing from Johannesburg’s OR Tambo International Airport by 07h45 daily, the bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza will transfer you in air-conditioned comfort to the greater Hazyview and Southern Kruger area. There are 2 comfort stops along the way of about 15 minutes each, allowing you to stretch your legs, have a bathroom break, and buy some drinks and snacks for the road. With our Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle services, you will have a fantastic opportunity to absorb some of South Africa’s most beautiful scenery during the transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger.

Arriving in Hazyview soon after midday, the Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle will deliver you to your chosen drop-off location in accordance with the approximate timing given in the ITINERARY section in the menu above.

Our Kruger Park shuttle services were launched in 2010 with only one 8-seater vehicle. A fleet of eight 14-seater vehicles is now dedicated to the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger Park with demand growing exponentially from international tourists who visit the game lodges, safari operations, and accommodation facilities in the greater Kruger area. See the GENERAL INFO section in the menu above for some significant reasons why you should book this bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza instead of flying.

Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle services

Here are some of the areas we service from 1 November 2017 onwards:

  • Johannesburg to Nelspruit shuttle
  • Johannesburg to White River shuttle
  • Johannesburg to Hazyview shuttle
  • Johannesburg to Protea Hotel Kruger Gate shuttle
  • Johannesburg to Skukuza Rest Camp shuttle

PLEASE NOTE:
you must make your own arrangements in advance for your chosen accommodation/safari to collect you from the shuttle’s drop-off location. If you need any advice or assistance in this regard, please contact us. The final short transfer will see you arrive at your accommodation facility or safari operation in time for your first guided activity.

Kruger Shuttle Facilities:

  • All our Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle vehicles are of high quality international standard
  • During our Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle services, clients are transferred in Toyota Quantum 14-seater vehicles with large luggage trailers
  • We focus on comfort and safety, providing air-conditioning, bottled water, individual seat belts, cup-holders, magazine nets and satellite tracking during the transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger
  • Each bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza has a relevant transport permit plus R100 million passenger liability insurance as well as PAX-Sure insurance of R500 000 per seat
  • Each driver is highly experienced in long distance driving, carries a valid driving license and a professional driving permit, and is on the road for only 6-8 hours per day with the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park

Luggage Allowance:

  • Each passenger utilizing our Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle services is permitted a maximum of 30 kg of luggage which will be stored in the large luggage trailer and/or the rear luggage section of the vehicle
  • Each passenger may also carry one hand-held item of luggage weighing no more than 5 kgs
  • Any extra luggage must be pre-booked in advance and confirmed by Ashtons in writing
  • Extra luggage will be charged for at R50 per extra 20 kgs or part thereof
  • Please contact us if you would like to book extra luggage for the Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle service

Some excellent reasons to book the Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle service with Ashtons:

  • Our fixed pricing for the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park is a fraction of the cost of flying where flexi pricing applies in accordance with demand
  • It is one of the most affordable & reliable ways to transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger and surrounds
  • Our Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle services offer guaranteed daily departures with no single supplements
  • Ashtons offers pre/post shuttle transfers to any accommodation facility located maximum 20 minutes’ drive from Perry’s Bridge Trading Post in Hazyview for a very nominal extra charge. This removes the need for very expensive local private transfers when making use of the Johannesburg to Hazyview shuttle.
  • The Ashtons bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza is endorsed by all the major accommodation facilities, safari operations and tour operators that operate in the area
  • All our Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle vehicles are of high quality international standard – clients are transferred in Toyota Quantum 14-seater vehicles with large luggage trailers
  • We focus on comfort and safety providing air-conditioning, bottled water, individual seat belts, cup-holders, magazine nets and satellite tracking during the transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger
  • Each bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza has a relevant transport permit plus R100 million passenger liability insurance as well as PAX-Sure insurance of R500 000 per seat
  • Each driver is highly experienced in long distance driving, carries a valid driving license and a professional driving permit, and drives for only 6-8 hours per day with the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park
  • Ashtons has been in operation since 1993 and is a nationally bonded member of SATSA (membership number 486)
LAUNCH SPECIAL:
50% off for travel 1 November 2017 – 30 June 2018!
ONE WAY BETWEEN OR TAMBO AIRPORT AND THE FOLLOWING SHUTTLE LOCATIONS: 1-2 people (per person) 3+ people (per person)
LAUNCH SPECIAL Valid 1 Nov 2017 – 30 June 2018 NORMAL RATE Valid 1 July – 31 October 2018 LAUNCH SPECIAL Valid 1 Nov 2017 – 30 June 2018 NORMAL RATE Valid 1 July – 31 October 2018
Shell N4 Highway NELSPRUIT R 350 R 695 R 315 R 625
Sitanani Caltex WHITE RIVER R 350 R 695 R 315 R 625
Perry’s Bridge HAZYVIEW R 350 R 695 R 315 R 625
ADD-ON SERVICE BETWEEN PERRY’S BRIDGE HAZYVIEW AND: 1-2 people (per person) 3+ people (per person)
LAUNCH SPECIAL Valid 1 Nov 2017 – 30 June 2018 NORMAL RATE Valid 1 July – 31 October 2018 LAUNCH SPECIAL Valid 1 Nov 2017 – 30 June 2018 NORMAL RATE Valid 1 July – 31 October 2018
PROTEA HOTEL KRUGER GATE R 60 R 120 R 55 R 110
SKUKUZA Rest Camp R 60 R 120 R 55 R 110
Shuttle clients going to Skukuza pay their own Kruger Conservation Fees at Paul Kruger Gate

NOTE:
This add-on service is available only to clients booking the KRUGER SHUTTLE from OR Tambo to Hazyview. The transfer leg between Hazyview and Protea Hotel Kruger Gate / Skukuza cannot be booked in isolation

PLEASE NOTE:

  • Clients must book together onto the same Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza shuttle departure to qualify for the 3+ rates
  • Hazyview shuttle services: post-shuttle transfer to accommodation facilities located maximum 20 minutes’ drive from Perry’s Bridge Trading Post HAZYVIEW is available on request at nominal extra rates; pre-booking is essential so please contact us for quotes
  • No single supplements – guaranteed daily departures for the bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza
  • Advertised rates are subject to change without notice
  • Clients must overnight in Johannesburg the night before the transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger. Please make use of the complimentary airport shuttle service offered by most airport-area hotels, B&Bs and guesthouses to get to the Bus Terminal Building at OR Tambo International Airport in accordance with the timing given in the ITINERARY section in the menu above
  • If you are overnighting at an accommodation facility located in the Pretoria, Centurion, Midrand, Sandton, Rosebank or Marlboro areas, we recommend that you make use of www.gautrain.co.za to meet the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park at OR Tambo’s Bus Terminal Building

Timing & Pick-up/Drop-off Locations

At the time of reservation please specify your preferred pick-up and drop-off locations from the list below. Please note that it is your responsibility to liaise with your chosen accommodation/safari for collection from the relevant drop-off location below in accordance with the timing of the bus from Johannesburg to Nelspruit, Hazyview and Skukuza.

IMPORTANT:
Please make use of the complimentary airport shuttle service offered by most airport-area hotels, B&Bs and guesthouses to get to the Bus Terminal Building at OR Tambo International Airport in accordance with the timing given below. Collection from Johannesburg accommodation facilities will be subject to pre/post shuttle transfer rates (details on application). If you are overnighting at an accommodation facility located in the Pretoria, Centurion, Midrand, Sandton, Rosebank or Marlboro areas, we recommend that you make use of www.gautrain.co.za to meet the shuttle from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park at OR Tambo’s Bus Terminal Building.

MAIN SHUTTLE SERVICE:

PICK-UP @ 06h45: PRETORIA
Pretoria clients making use of the Johannesburg to Nelspruit, White River, Hazyview, Protea Hotel Kruger Gate and Skukuza shuttle service will be met at the Sasol Fuel Station in Persequor Park, which is on the corner of Meiring Naude Road & Hotel Street, Persequor Park, Pretoria. It’s right opposite the main entrance to the CSIR in Pretoria. See it on Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/2KkMCAqxL4t

PICK-UP @ 07h45: OR TAMBO INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT (JOHANNESBURG)
Clients making use of the Johannesburg to Nelspruit, White River, Hazyview, Protea Hotel Kruger Gate and Skukuza shuttle service will be met inside the Bus Terminal Building which is located behind the Intercontinental Hotel and very close to the Car Rental Offices. Follow the overhead signboards through the airport stating Transport or Car Rental or Bus Terminal or ask at the Information Desk for directions

DROP-OFF @ 11h15-11h45: NELSPRUIT
Clients making use of the Johannesburg to Nelspruit shuttle service will be delivered to the Shell N4 Highway (garage / service station) next to Hall’s Farm Stall, located on Samora Machel Drive (R104) west of Nelspruit. From there you can be collected by your accommodation facility or safari operation

DROP-OFF @ 11h45-12h15: WHITE RIVER
Clients making use of the Johannesburg to White River shuttle service will be delivered to the Sitanani Caltex (garage / service station), located on the corner of Tom Lawrence & Theo Kleynhans Streets in White River. From there you can be collected by your accommodation facility or safari operation

DROP-OFF @ 12h30-13h00: HAZYVIEW
Clients making use of the Johannesburg to Hazyview shuttle service will be delivered to the Perry’s Bridge Trading Post, located on the R40 in Hazyview. From there you can be collected by your accommodation facility / safari operation.
Additional Hazyview shuttle services: post-shuttle transfer to accommodation facilities located maximum 20 minutes’ drive from Perry’s Bridge Trading Post HAZYVIEW will take place from 13h00 onwards – this extra service must be pre-booked and pre-paid.

ADD-ON SERVICES:

DROP-OFF @ 13h30-14h00: PROTEA HOTEL KRUGER GATE
Clients making use of the Johannesburg to Protea Hotel Kruger Gate shuttle service will be delivered to the reception of the Protea Hotel Kruger Gate, located just outside the Kruger National Park close to the Paul Kruger Gate. From there you can be collected by your safari operation if applicable

DROP-OFF @ 14h30-15h00: SKUKUZA REST CAMP
The shuttle will enter Kruger National Park at the Paul Kruger Gate where clients making use of the Johannesburg to Skukuza shuttle service will be responsible for paying their own Conservation Fees. After a short drive through Big 5 territory, shuttle clients will be delivered to the reception of Skukuza Rest Camp, located within Kruger National Park. From there you can be collected by your safari operation if applicable

If you need any advice or assistance in selecting the correct drop-off location, please CONTACT US

PLEASE NOTE:
The above timing is purely a guideline – timing is affected by traffic, weather, comfort stops and road conditions. Should unavoidable delays occur in the transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger, Ashtons will make contact with the relevant agents, transfer companies and accommodation providers.

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