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There are 4 ways to get from Britstown to Gaborone by taxi, train, bus, car or plane

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Taxi, train, bus  •  17h 24m

  1. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar
  2. Take the train from De Aar to Kimberley
  3. Take the bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg
  4. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone

Cheapest option

Drive to Upington, fly  •  14h 8m

  1. Drive from Britstown to Upington
  2. Fly from Upington (UTN) to Gaborone (GBE) UTN - GBE

2 alternative options

Drive  •  10h 37m

  1. Drive from Britstown to Gaborone 762.9 km

Taxi, train to Kimberley, fly  •  10h 33m

  1. Take a taxi from Britstown to De Aar
  2. Take the train from De Aar to Kimberley
  3. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Gaborone (GBE) KIM - GBE

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Botswana

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Some border closures are in place for Botswana due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

Domestic travel is restricted within Botswana due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

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

Last updated: January 23 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

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The cheapest way to get from Britstown to Gaborone is to drive which costs R 1 100 - R 1 700 and takes 10h 37m.

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The fastest way to get from Britstown to Gaborone is to drive. Taking this option will cost R 1 100 - R 1 700 and takes 10h 37m.

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The distance between Britstown and Gaborone is 701 km. The road distance is 762.9 km.

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The best way to get from Britstown to Gaborone without a car is to taxi and train and bus which takes 17h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 17h 24m to get from Britstown to Gaborone, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kimberley Airport to Gaborone Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 45m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Britstown to Gaborone is 763 km. It takes approximately 10h 37m to drive from Britstown to Gaborone.

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Airlink, CemAir and Air Botswana offer flights from Kimberley Airport to Gaborone Airport.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Gaborone. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 700.9 km
  • Duration: 17h 24m

What companies run services between Britstown, South Africa and Gaborone, Botswana?

There is no direct connection from Britstown to Gaborone. However, you can take the taxi to De Aar, take the train to Kimberley, take the walk to Kimberley, take the bus to Johannesburg, then take the bus to Gaborone. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Gaborone.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Kimberley to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $440
Flights from Upington to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
13h 46m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $350
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Kimberley to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $220
Flights from Upington to Gaborone via Capetown
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Premier Classe
Train from De Aar to Kimberley
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
Bus operators
Eldo Coaches
Phone
+ (011) 852 6120
Email
info@eldocoaches.co.za
Website
eldocoaches.co.za
Bus from Kimberley to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 51m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
eldocoaches.co.za
AT and T Monnakgotla
Phone
267 3995900
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $35
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$17
Flexi
$20
Full Flexi
$23
Other operators
Taxi from Britstown to De Aar
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50

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