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There are 5 ways to get from Chingola to Hwange by taxi, bus, plane, car or train

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Taxi, bus, fly, drive  •  7h 47m

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the bus from Kitwe to Ndola
  3. Fly from Ndola (NLA) to Livingstone (LVI) NLA - LVI
  4. Drive from Livingstone to Hwange

4 alternative options

Taxi, bus, drive  •  16h 23m

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
  3. Take the bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
  4. Drive from Livingstone to Hwange

Taxi, bus, train  •  22h 27m

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
  3. Take the bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
  4. Take the train from Victoria Falls to Hwange

Taxi, train, drive  •  36h 31m

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the train from Kitwe to Livingstone
  3. Drive from Livingstone to Hwange

Drive  •  14h 21m

  1. Drive from Chingola to Hwange 1003 km

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Chingola to Hwange is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 14h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Chingola to Hwange is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 14h 21m.

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The distance between Chingola and Hwange is 666 km. The road distance is 1003 km.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Chingola to Hwange, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Ndola Airport to Livingstone Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 20m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chingola to Hwange is 1003 km. It takes approximately 14h 21m to drive from Chingola to Hwange.

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Zambia Airways and Proflight Zambia offer flights from Ndola Airport to Livingstone Airport.

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  • Distance: 665.6 km
  • Duration: 7h 47m

What companies run services between Chingola, Zambia and Hwange, Zimbabwe?

There is no direct connection from Chingola to Hwange. However, you can take the taxi to Kitwe, take the bus to Ndola, take the taxi to Ndola airport, fly to Livingstone, then take the drive to Hwange. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kitwe, take the bus to Lusaka, take the bus to Livingstone, then take the drive to Hwange.

Airlines
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Ndola to Livingstone via Lusaka
Ave. Duration
4h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$500 - $750
Zambia Airways
Flights from Ndola to Livingstone via Lusaka
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $450
Train operators
NRZ
Phone
+263-029-2363521
Email
pubreloffice@nrz.co.zw
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Victoria Falls to Hwange
Ave. Duration
5h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Zambia Railways
Phone
+260-215-227000
Email
info@zrl.com.zm
Website
zrl.com.zm
Train from Kitwe to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
34h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
zrl.com.zm
Bus operators
Juldan Motors
Phone
+260 211 247 683
Email
info@juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kitwe to Ndola
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Mazhandu Family Bus Service
Phone
+260 977794889
Bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Euro-Africa Bus Service
Phone
+260 977 772 025
Bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a day
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 977 982150
Website
infobwana.com
Bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
infobwana.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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