Daily Pretoria & Dullstroom (Emnothweni) Shuttle


The town of Emnothweni, which used to be called Dullstroom, is in Mpumalanga. It is 35 kilometres north of Belfast and 53 kilometres south-west of Lydenburg on the R540 road.

The town is known for being 2100m above sea level, which makes it the highest village in South Africa and a popular place for top European athletes to train in the summer.

Safari Link provides a regular shuttle service between Pretoria and Dullstroom.

Dullstroom is a popular tourist spot that gets tens of thousands of visitors each year. It is often called “Scotland’s Only Outpost in Africa.” This small town in Mpumalanga has become a must-see for tourists from all over the world and from South Africa.

The town is one of the coldest in Mpumalanga province and a great place to go fly fishing in South Africa. At 2,077 m above sea level, the town has the highest railway station in South Africa.

There are lots of fun things for tourists to do. The Dullstroom Bird of Prey & Rehabilitation Centre is one example of a great place to visit. The Anvil Ale Brewery has tasty beer in a nice space, and Dullstroom on Horseback offers horseback riding tours for people who like being outside.

Additionally, there are a lot of places to stay and eat.

We also offer shuttle services between Johannesburg and Dullstroom.

Connecting Pretoria with Emnothweni / Dullstroom

Embark on a scenic journey with Safari Link Southern Africa’s daily shuttle service, connecting Pretoria with the tranquil landscapes of Emnothweni / Dullstroom in Mpumalanga.

Departing from Pretoria very early, you will travel via the O.R. Tambo International Airport on a picturesque ride through South Africa’s stunning Highveld and Lowveld districts.

The journey unfolds through Emalahleni /Witbank, “the place of coal” and eMakhazeni /Belfast “The Cold Place” before reaching Emnothweni /Dullstroom. Remember, while these towns have been officially renamed, you’ll often hear locals using the original names interchangeably.


The transfer, lasting approximately 6 to 7 hours, includes convenience stops for restroom breaks and snack purchases, ensuring a comfortable journey for all passengers.

Connecting Emnothweni / Dullstroom with Pretoria

For those traveling back to Johannesburg and Pretoria, Safari Link offers a daily shuttle service following the same route in reverse. The shuttle will arrive at O.R Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg by 17:15 from where you will proceed to Pretoria to enjoy a seamless connection.

General Info About the Daily Shuttle Between Emnothweni / Dullstroom & Pretoria

  • The fleet consists of up-to-date models, with comfort and safety guaranteed for the duration of the journey;
  • The drivers have in-depth knowledge of the route and will inform passengers of fascinating facts along the way.
  • It is the responsibility of the passenger or booking agent to make prior arrangements for pickup at the traveller’s preferred drop-off location.

Why Choose Safari Link?

Because all of Safari Link’s drivers are also qualified guides eager to share their knowledge and excitement for safari with their customers, your tour will be both entertaining and educational.

Safari Link has over ten years of expertise in the tourism sector and continues to give tourists and vacationers with enthusiastic, well-informed, and competent service.

You can ask questions regarding these shuttles and services by sending an email to travel@safarilinksa.com, and you can make reservations for them by sending an email to reservations@safarilinksa.com.

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What to expect on Safari Link Daily Shuttle