There are 3 ways to get from Bulawayo to Plumtree by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bulawayo to Plumtree

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Taxi  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bulawayo to Plumtree 62.9 miles

$110 - $140

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Bulawayo to Plumtree 62.9 miles

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bulawayo and arriving at Plumtree. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Bulawayo and Plumtree is 89 km. The road distance is 100.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bulawayo to Plumtree without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs .

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The train from Bulawayo to Plumtree takes 2 h 51 min including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Bulawayo to Plumtree train services, operated by NRZ, depart from Bulawayo station.

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Bulawayo to Plumtree train services, operated by NRZ, arrive at Plumtree station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bulawayo to Plumtree is 101 km. It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to drive from Bulawayo to Plumtree.

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There are one+ hotels available in Plumtree. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bulawayo to Plumtree.
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  • Distance: 55.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Plumtree, Zimbabwe?

NRZ operates a train from Bulawayo to Plumtree 3 times a week, and the journey takes 2 h 51 min. Botswana Railways also services this route twice a week.

Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Plumtree
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Botswana Railways
Phone
+267 4711375
Email
info@botrail.bw
Website
botswanarailways.co.bw
Train from Bulawayo to Plumtree
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
botswanarailways.co.bw
Other operators
Taxi from Bulawayo to Plumtree
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140

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