There are 4 ways to get from Chingola to Lusaka by taxi, bus, train, car or plane

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Taxi, bus  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the bus from Kitwe to Lusaka

$82 - $94

3 alternative options

Taxi, Kafue  •  16 h 27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the Kafue from Kitwe to Lusaka

Drive  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Chingola to Lusaka 256.5 miles

$45 - $70

Taxi, bus, fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
  2. Take the bus from Kitwe to Ndola
  3. Fly from Ndola (NLA) to Lusaka (LUN) NLA - LUN

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The distance between Chingola and Lusaka is 323 km. The road distance is 410.4 km.

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The best way to get from Chingola to Lusaka without a car is to taxi and bus which takes 6 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Chingola to Lusaka, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Ndola Airport to Lusaka Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chingola to Lusaka is 410 km. It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to drive from Chingola to Lusaka.

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Proflight Zambia offers flights from Ndola Airport to Lusaka Airport.

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There are 145+ hotels available in Lusaka. Prices start at $40 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chingola to Lusaka.
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  • Distance: 201.8 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between Chingola, Zambia and Lusaka, Zambia?

There is no direct connection from Chingola to Lusaka. However, you can take the taxi to Kitwe then take the bus to Lusaka. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kitwe then take the Kafue to Lusaka.

Airlines
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Ndola to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $550
Train operators
Zambia Railways
Email
info@zrl.com.zm
Website
zrl.com.zm
Train from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
15 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
zrl.com.zm
Bus operators
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kitwe to Ndola
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Other operators
Taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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