GETTING HERE FOR INDEPENDENT TRAVELLERS

NOTE: ALL SHUTTLES MUST BE BOOKED BY YOU IN ADVANCE

DURBAN/PIETERMARITZBURG/MERRIVALE
Distance
SL – Durban 250km, (around 3,5 - 4  hours’ drive)
SL – PMB 150km (around 2 – 2,5 hours’ drive)
SL – Merrivale 130km (around 2 hours’ drive)

1) NUD Express is a scheduled service running daily between Sani Lodge and Durban via Merrivale (Baz Bus pickup/drop off point) and Pietermaritzburg. It leaves Sani Lodge in the morning and leaves Durban for the return journey in the afternoon. A more flexible service also operates, enquire with Alex.

CLICK HERE FOR THEIR LATEST RATES AND TIMES

COST ONE WAY:

  • DURBAN AIRPORT: R650 per person
  • DURBAN HOSTELS: R550 per person
  • PIETERMARITZBURG: R350 per person
  • MERRIVALE: R350 per person

Phone Number:  Alex on 0796967108 – either phone or send text message or email info@underbergexpress.co.za

2) Minibus taxis: Operate daily. These are shared taxis used commonly by local people. They go when they are full.
COST (one way) : Around R90 between Underberg and Pietermaritzburg and R33 between Sani Lodge and Underberg.

KOKSTAD TO CONNECT TO PORT ELIZABETH/WILD COAST/SOUTH COAST OF KZN:

SL – Kokstad 150km (Around 2 – 2,5 hours’ drive)

Easy Move Junior Cabs: is a dedicated service which will run for you at any time of any day. Their rates are per trip, and their vehicles can carry 1 – 4 passengers.

COST (one way):

KOKSTAD:

R600 per trip if 1 person in the vehicle
R700 per trip if 2 people
R240 per person if 3 or more people

Phone Number: 0767192451(Moses). If you can’t get hold of him on that number, try 0822130373 or else contact Derek on 0761995823. Also on Whatsapp or by email to easymovejuniorcabs@gmail.com

SOUTH COAST OF KZN:

SL – Umzumbe 250km (Around 3 ½ – 4 hours’ drive)

1) Easy Move Junior Cabs: This new route travels via Ixopo to the KZN South Coast, taking in destinations such as Umkomaas (diving at Aliwal Shoal), the hostels at Umzumbe Umtentweni as far south as Margate Airport.

COST (one way):

R1200 per trip if 1 – 3 people in the vehicle
R400 per person if 4 or more people

Phone Number: 0767192451(Moses). If you can’t get hold of him on that number, try 0822130373 or else contact Derek on 0761995823. Also on Whatsapp or by email to easymovejuniorcabs@gmail.com


Giants Cup Trail:


SL – Bushmans Nek is about 70km each way and takes around 1 1/4 - 1 1/2 hours to drive.

Easy Move Junior Cabs offer transport to/from the end of the Giants Cup Trail at Bushmansnek or Garden Castle.

Phone Number: 076 7192451(Moses). If you can’t get hold of him on that number, try 0822130373 or else contact Derek on 0761995823. Also on Whatsapp or by email to easymovejuniorcabs@gmail.com


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Sani Lodge | Phone +27 (0)33 7020330 | Cell +27 (0)839873071 | Fax +27 (0)86 5147915
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Sani Lodge | Phone +27 (0)33 7020330 | Cell +27 (0)839873071 | Fax +27 (0)86 5147915
E Mail info@sanilodge.co.za

SANI LODGE BACKPACKERS DOES NOT HAVE A 24 HOUR RECEPTION. RECEPTION OPENING HOURS ARE 7AM TO 9PM. GUESTS PLANNING TO ARRIVE LATER THAN 9PM, WILL NEED TO MAKE SPECIAL PRIOR ARRANGEMENTS.