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Directions from Other Cities
If you want to drive to Pilanesberg National Park, all roads lead to Johannesberg. From Cape Town take the N1; the drive will be about 18 hours. From Durban the N3 connects to Johannesburg and the drive will take you about 8 hours.
|Pretoria||150 km||1.5 hrs|
|Johannesburg||170 km||2 hrs|
|Cape Town||1 500 km||18 hrs|
|Durban||700 km||8 hrs|
Flights to Pilanesberg
O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg is South Africa’s major transportation hub. Most international and all local airlines service Johannesburg. With most car rental companies you will be able to pick your vehicle up at the airport and take the two-hour drive to Pilanesberg.
Charter flights can take you from Johannesburg to Pilanesberg International Airport. Please arrange with your lodge for pick-up at the airport.
Black Rhino Reserve
The private Black Rhino Reserve has a separate gate that can be reached on the R565 travelling north. You will sign in at the gate and either drive to your lodge or request for your host to pick you up.
Lodges accessible from the Black Rhino Gate: