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There are 5 ways to get from Botswana to Hwange by plane, taxi, bus, train or car

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Fly, taxi

  1. Fly from Maun (MUB) to Victoria Falls (VFA)
  2. Take a taxi from Victoria Falls to Hwange

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Francistown
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  3. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Hwange

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Gaborone to Francistown
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  3. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Hwange

Train

  1. Take the train from Gaborone to Francistown
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  3. Take the train from Bulawayo to Hwange

Drive

  1. Drive from Gaborone to Hwange

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Zimbabwe

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Some travel restrictions may still be in place within Zimbabwe. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Zimbabwe.

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For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Zimbabwe.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

There are currently lockdown measures within Zimbabwe to control the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Domestic travel within Zimbabwe may be affected.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Zimbabwe

International flights leaving Botswana are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Zimbabwe relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Zimbabwe, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Zimbabwe

Last updated: July 5 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Botswana to Hwange is to fly and taxi which costs $240 - $700 and takes 2h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Botswana to Hwange is to fly and taxi which costs $240 - $700 and takes 2h 5m.

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It is 570 km from Botswana to Hwange. It is approximately 907.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Botswana to Hwange without a car is to bus and train which takes 17h 49m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Botswana to Hwange, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Maun Airport to Victoria Falls Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Botswana to Hwange is 907 km. It takes approximately 11h 37m to drive from Botswana to Hwange.

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Fastjet offers flights from Maun Airport to Victoria Falls Airport.

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Map of how to get from Botswana to Hwange.
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  • Distance: 569.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 5m

What companies run services between Botswana and Hwange, Zimbabwe?

You can take a train from Gaborone to Hwange via Francistown, Bulawayo, and Hwange in around 24h 42m.

Airlines
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Maun to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
Botswana Railways
Phone
+267 4711375
Email
info@botrail.bw
Website
botswanarailways.co.bw
Train from Francistown to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
botswanarailways.co.bw
Train from Gaborone to Francistown
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $21
Schedules at
botswanarailways.co.bw
Standard
$8
Business
$13
1st Class
$21
NRZ
Phone
+263-029-2363521
Email
pubreloffice@nrz.co.zw
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Hwange
Ave. Duration
8h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Bus operators
Seabelo Group
Phone
+267 395 7078
Email
kenneth@seabelo.bw
Website
seabelo.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Francistown
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
seabelo.bw
Stallion Cruise
Phone
0242 661930
Email
stallioncruize@gmail.com
Website
stallioncruise.com
Bus from Bulawayo to Hwange
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
stallioncruise.com
Other operators
Taxi from Victoria Falls to Hwange
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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