Distance from Johannesburg to Pietermaritzburg

The distance from Johannesburg Gauteng to Pietermaritzburg KwaZulu-Natal by car is 490 km (or 305 mi). The estimated driving time for the trip is 5 h 16 min and the main road for this route is the N3. In a straight line, the distance between Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg is 442 km (275 mi).