For Immediate Release


Durban Transport Bus Drivers End Strike

As from Tuesday morning, 07 July 2015, all Durban Transport buses will be back on the road after the bus drivers agreed to return to work, putting an end to the strike action which led to the disruption of bus services in the eThekwini municipal area.

Commuters are urged to make alternative travel arrangements for this afternoon, 06 July 2015, as the bus service, operated by private operator Tansnat, is expected to resume full operations from tomorrow morning.

The Municipality wishes to apologise to all commuters for the inconvenience caused. 

The Municipality will continue to communicate all updated information about the bus strike through the Municipality’s website​, our Facebook page is and our twitter account is

The Municipality will also send updated information through our local media.


Issued by eThekwini Communications Head, Tozi Mthethwa.

For more information members of the media can contact Gugu Mbonambi on 031 311 4855 or or Princess Nkabane on 031 311 4818 or email: