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There are 10 ways to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare by plane, train, car, bus or car train

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

Fly to Harare, train  •  12 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Harare (HRE) CPT - HRE
  2. Take the train from Harare to Mutare

Cheapest option

Car train, drive  •  39 h 25 min

  1. Take the car train from Bellville to Johannesburg
  2. Drive from Johannesburg to Mutare

$139 - $228

8 alternative options

Fly to Beira, drive  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Beira (BEW) CPT - BEW
  2. Drive from Beira to Mutare

Fly to Chimoio, drive  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Chimoio (VPY) CPT - VPY
  2. Drive from Chimoio to Mutare

Fly to Tete, bus, drive  •  12 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Capetown (CPT) to Tete (TET) CPT - TET
  2. Take the bus from Tete to Chimoio
  3. Drive from Chimoio to Mutare

Bus Greyhound ZA, train  •  47 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Harare
  3. Take the train from Harare to Mutare

Bus, drive  •  46 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Maputo
  3. Take the bus from Maputo to Chimoio
  4. Drive from Chimoio to Mutare

Bus InterCape, train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Cape Town to Harare
  2. Take the train from Harare to Mutare

Train, bus  •  2 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Capetown to Johannesburg
  2. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  3. Take the bus from Pretoria to Harare
  4. Take the train from Harare to Mutare

Drive  •  27 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare 1568.9 miles

$240 - $350

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare is to car train and drive which costs R 1 900 - R 3 300 and takes 39 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare is to drive which costs R 3 400 - R 5 000 and takes 27 h 46 min.

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The distance between Capetown Airport (CPT) and Mutare is 2173 km. The road distance is 2510.2 km.

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The best way to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare without a car is to bus and train which takes 47 h 12 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 12 h 41 min to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Capetown Airport to Harare Airport is the direct flight which takes 3 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare is 2510 km. It takes approximately 27 h 46 min to drive from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare.

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Rwandair Express, British Airways and South African Airways offer flights from Capetown Airport to Harare Airport.

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There are seven+ hotels available in Mutare. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare.
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  • Distance: 1358.2 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 41 min

What companies run services between Capetown Airport (CPT), South Africa and Mutare, Zimbabwe?

There is no direct connection from Capetown Airport (CPT) to Mutare. However, you can fly to Harare, take the taxi to Harare, then take the train to Mutare. Alternatively, you can fly to Beira then take the drive to Mutare.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Capetown to Harare via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Upington, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Port Elizabeth, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Kimberley, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $260
Flights from Capetown to Tete via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,200
Flights from Capetown to Tete via Kimberley, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $850
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Capetown to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$260 - $460
Flights from Capetown to Chimoio via Johannesburg, Maputo
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $950
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Capetown to Harare
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Capetown to Harare via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,100
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Harare to Mutare
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Shosholoza Meyl
Phone
086 000 8888
Website
shosholozameyl.co.za
Car train from Bellville to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $50
Schedules at
shosholozameyl.co.za
2nd Class
$23 - $35
1st Class
$40 - $55
Premier Classe
Phone
086 000 8888
Email
HMlangeni@prasa.com
Website
premierclasse.co.za
Train from Capetown to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
25 h 58 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$210 - $240
Schedules at
premierclasse.co.za
May - October
$218
November - April
$236
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
LTM
Website
ltmmocambique.com
Bus from Tete to Chimoio
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
ltmmocambique.com
Bus from Maputo to Chimoio
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
ltmmocambique.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
19 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Harare
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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
Bus from Cape Town to Harare
Ave. Duration
38 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Cape Town to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$36
Book at
res.prasa.com
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Harare
Ave. Duration
15 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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