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

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

Taxi, bus  •  6 h 46 min

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

$86 - $98

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

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
$18
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kitwe to Ndola
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
JR Choeu Express & Coaches
Phone
(011) 026 - 8800/8805
Email
info@jrchoeu.com
Website
instantonline.co.za
Bus from Kitwe to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
5 h 14 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
instantonline.co.za
Other operators
Taxi from Chingola to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chingola to Lusaka?

The distance between Chingola and Lusaka is 323 km. The road distance is 410 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chingola to Lusaka?

The cheapest way to get from Chingola to Lusaka is to drive which costs $45 - $70 and takes 5 h 57 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chingola to Lusaka?

The quickest way to get from Chingola to Lusaka is to drive which takes 5 h 57 min and costs $45 - $70.

How long does it take to get from Chingola to Lusaka?

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