There are 7 ways to get from Botswana to Mozambique by plane, bus, car train, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Maputo  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Maputo (MPM) GBE - MPM

$130 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  13 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo

$37 - $50

5 alternative options

Fly to Beira  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Beira (BEW) GBE - BEW

$130 - $230

Fly to Tete  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Tete (TET) GBE - TET

$140 - $260

Bus InterCape  •  14 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Maputo

$37 - $60

Bus, car train, train  •  21 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the car train from Johannesburg to Komatipoort
  3. Take the train from Ressano Garcia to Maputo

Drive  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Gaborone to Maputo 556.4 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Botswana to Mozambique is to bus which costs $35 - $50 and takes 13 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Botswana to Mozambique is to fly which costs $130 - $200 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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The distance between Botswana and Mozambique is 1152 km. The road distance is 890.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Botswana to Mozambique, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Botswana to Mozambique. However, there are services departing from Gaborone and arriving at Maputo via Johannesburg Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 11 min.

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What companies run services between Botswana and Mozambique?

South African Airways, Air Botswana and two other airlines fly from Mogoditshane to Maputo every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Maputo via Johannesburg and Johannesburg Park in around 13 h 11 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Gaborone to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Gaborone to Maputo via Johannesburg, Durban
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Gaborone to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Flights from Gaborone to Tete via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Gaborone to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Flights from Gaborone to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $230
Flights from Gaborone to Beira via Johannesburg, Maputo
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $250
Flights from Gaborone to Tete via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Gaborone to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Train operators
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Johannesburg to Komatipoort
Ave. Duration
12 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$18 - $24
Mozambique Railways
Website
cfm.co.mz
Train from Ressano Garcia to Maputo
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Bus operators
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$17
Flexi
$21
Full Flexi
$25
Bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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