There are 8 ways to get from Bulawayo to Namibia by taxi, plane, car, train or bus

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

Taxi, fly to Victoria Falls, drive  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bulawayo to Bulawayo
  2. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Victoria Falls (VFA) BUQ - VFA
  3. Drive from Chobe National Park to Katima Mulilo

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  34 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
  2. Take the bus from Victoria Falls to Windhoek

$45 - $75

6 alternative options

Fly to Windhoek  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Windhoek (WDH) BUQ - WDH

$239 - $634

Fly to Walvis Bay  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Walvis Bay (WVB) BUQ - WVB

$529 - $1,934

Fly to Kasane, drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Kasane (BBK) BUQ - BBK
  2. Drive from Kasane to Katima Mulilo

Train, bus via Livingstone  •  33 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
  2. Take the bus from Livingstone to Windhoek

$55 - $75

Bus  •  40 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Upington
  3. Take the bus from Upington to Windhoek

$115 - $190

Drive  •  19 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Bulawayo to Windhoek 929.2 miles

What companies run services between Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Namibia?

South African Airways, Air Zimbabwe and three other airlines fly from Bulawayo to Windhoek 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Johannesburg and Upington in around 40 h 15 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 50 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,200
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Johannesburg, Capetown
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Flights from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,900
Flights from Bulawayo to Kasane via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,500
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Harare
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Air Zimbabwe
Website
airzimbabwe.aero
Flights from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Livingstone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Victoria Falls to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Bulawayo to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
14 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Upington
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Upington to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Bulawayo to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bulawayo and Namibia is 1212 km. The road distance is 1487 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bulawayo to Namibia is to train and bus which costs $45 - $75 and takes 34 h 6 min.

The quickest way to get from Bulawayo to Namibia is to fly which takes 5 h and costs $230 - $650.

No, there is no direct bus from Bulawayo to Namibia. However, there are services departing from Bulawayo and arriving at Windhoek via Johannesburg and Upington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 15 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 26 min to get from Bulawayo to Namibia, including transfers.