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Transfer from Johannesburg to the Kruger Park

If you are looking for a transfer from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park, there are a number of options which one can choose from, including flights, shuttle services, taxis, or simply driving yourself.

The Kruger National Park is one of Africa’s great tourist attractions and it is located around 425 km from Johannesburg. When planning a trip from Johannesburg, it is possible to fly to one of three airports operating within the Kruger Park region. There are daily flights operating from Johannesburg which will assist with the transfer to Kruger Park from Johannesburg. These airports which operate are Skukuza Airport, Phalaborwa Airport, Hoedspruit Airport and the Kruger/Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA), located between Nelspruit and White River. Daily flights also operate to Skukuza from Cape Town.


Private bus shuttles also operate between Kruger Mpumalanga International Airport (KMIA) to Kruger National Park. If you are in need of a transport from Johannesburg airport to Kruger Park, shuttle services are readily available for easy and reliable transfer to Kruger National Park. These shuttles are cost effective and great for transporting groups of people such as families or tour groups. Taxi services can be used but they tend to be far more expensive compared to shuttle services which are more accommodating.

Driving yourself is also a popular option when it comes to transfers from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park. All roads leading to the Kruger Park are tarred and in excellent condition. There are also many petrol stations along the way and the route is easy to follow on a map. If you do decide to drive yourself, be sure to get a good night’s rest so that you are alert on the road. It is a good idea to make regular stops to stretch your legs and replenish yourself.

The Kruger National Park is very efficient when it comes to organizing transport to their beautiful park, with chartered flights to KMIA, as well as airport transfers to the Park which can be arranged by mini bus.

Whether you are looking for transfers from Johannesburg to Kruger National Park via the road, or simply transport from the airport, there is a safe option available to suit all needs. Bookings can be done online or by calling the relevant person/company to assist.

For our low rates to the Kruger National Park camps please use our online pricing calculator and choose the “Tours” option.