There are 5 ways to get from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly to Walvis Bay  •  5 h 18 min

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

$249 - $1,234

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Train, bus  •  39 h 56 min

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

$60 - $115

3 alternative options

Fly to Windhoek, bus  •  11 h 59 min

  1. Fly from Bulawayo (BUQ) to Windhoek (WDH) BUQ - WDH
  2. Take the bus from Windhoek to Walvis Bay

$252 - $669

Train, bus via Livingstone  •  46 h 43 min

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

Drive  •  25 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay 1152.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay is to train and bus which costs $60 - $120 and takes 39 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay is to fly which costs $240 - $1,300 and takes 5 h 18 min.

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The distance between Bulawayo and Walvis Bay is 1488 km. The road distance is 1843.5 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bulawayo Airport to Walvis Bay Airport. The quickest flight takes 10 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bulawayo to Walvis Bay is 1844 km. It takes approximately 25 h 53 min to drive from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay.

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flyafrica, South African Airways, Air Zimbabwe and two other airlines offer flights from Bulawayo Airport to Walvis Bay Airport.

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There are 56+ hotels available in Walvis Bay. Prices start at $45 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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Map of how to get from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay.
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  • Distance: 930.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Bulawayo, Zimbabwe and Walvis Bay, Namibia?

Air Zimbabwe, Westair and three other airlines fly from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay twice daily.

Airlines
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay via Harare, Windhoek
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,000
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
6 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Flights from Bulawayo to Windhoek via Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Westair
Website
westair.com.na
Flights from Bulawayo to Walvis Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,200
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 and Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,500
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
1st Class Sleeper
$15
2nd Class Sleeper
$12
TransNamib Holdings LTD
Phone
+264 61 298 2302
Email
info@transnamib.com.na
Website
transnamib.com.na
Train from Windhoek to Walvis Bay
Ave. Duration
12 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
transnamib.com.na
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Windhoek to Walvis Bay
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$14
Flexi
$17
Full Flexi
$19
Bus from Victoria Falls to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Livingstone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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