There are 7 ways to get from Bulawayo to Beira by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Beira (BEW) BUQ - BEW

$239 - $404

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Train, bus  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Take the train from Bulawayo to Chicualacuala
  2. Take the train from Chicualacuala to Maputo
  3. Take the bus from Maputo Post Bus to Beira

$25

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Bus via Bertrams  •  39 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Bertrams to Maputo
  3. Take the bus from Maputo Post Bus to Beira

$82 - $94

Bus  •  40 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo
  3. Take the bus from Maputo Post Bus to Beira

$80 - $100

Bus #2  •  43 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
  3. Take the bus from Maputo to Beira

$88 - $113

Train, drive, bus  •  47 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bulawayo to Harare
  2. Take the train from Harare to Mutare
  3. Drive from Mutare to Chimoio
  4. Take the bus from Chimoio to Tete
  5. Take the train from Moatize to Beira

Drive  •  11 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Bulawayo to Beira 539.5 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Bulawayo to Beira is to train and bus which costs $25 and takes 2 days 7 h.

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The quickest way to get from Bulawayo to Beira is to fly which costs $230 - $410 and takes 5 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bulawayo to Beira. However, there are services departing from Bulawayo and arriving at Beira via Park Station, Library Gardens, Bertrams and Maputo Post Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 h 41 min.

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The distance between Bulawayo and Beira is 654 km. The road distance is 863.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bulawayo to Beira without a car is to bus which takes 39 h 41 min and costs $80 - $95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Bulawayo to Beira, including transfers.

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Bulawayo to Beira bus services, operated by InterCape, depart from Bulawayo station.

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The best way to get from Bulawayo to Beira is to fly which takes 5 h 10 min and costs $230 - $410. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $80 - $95 and takes 39 h 41 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bulawayo Airport to Beira Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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Bulawayo to Beira bus services, operated by Post Bus (Correios de Moçambique), arrive at Beira station.

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Map of how to get from Bulawayo to Beira.
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  • Distance: 409.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 10 min

What companies run services between Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Beira, Mozambique?

South African Airways and Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique fly from Bulawayo to Beira once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bulawayo to Beira via Johannesburg, Park Station, Library Gardens, Bezuidenhout & Betrams, Bertrams, Maputo, and Maputo Post Bus in around 39 h 41 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Bulawayo to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Bulawayo to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $370
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Harare
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Harare to Mutare
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Chicualacuala
Ave. Duration
14 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Mozambique Railways
Website
cfm.co.mz
Train from Moatize to Beira
Ave. Duration
18 h 26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Train from Chicualacuala to Maputo
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Bertrams to Maputo
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Post Bus (Correios de Moçambique)
Phone
+(258) 823057378
Email
marketing@correios.co.mz
Website
correios.co.mz
Bus from Maputo Post Bus to Beira
Ave. Duration
16 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
correios.co.mz
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
$21 - $29
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
LTM
Website
ltmmocambique.com
Bus from Maputo to Beira
Ave. Duration
16 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
ltmmocambique.com
Bus from Chimoio to Tete
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
ltmmocambique.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Bulawayo to Beira is 863 km. It takes approximately 11 h 38 min to drive from Bulawayo to Beira.

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Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique and South African Airways offer flights from Bulawayo Airport to Beira Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Beira. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bulawayo to Bulawayo Airport is to taxi which takes 21 min and costs $28 - $35.

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