There are 2 ways to get from Francistown to Gweru by train or car
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Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
Take the train from Bulawayo to Gweru
1 alternative option
Drive from Francistown to Gweru
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Francistown to Gweru is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 5h 6m.
The quickest way to get from Francistown to Gweru is to drive which costs $65 - $95 and takes 5h 6m.
No, there is no direct train from Francistown to Gweru. However, there are services departing from Francistown and arriving at Gweru via Bulawayo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h.
It is 307 km from Francistown to Gweru. It is approximately 358.5 km to drive.
The best way to get from Francistown to Gweru without a car is to train which takes 11h and costs .
It takes approximately 11h to get from Francistown to Gweru, including transfers.
Francistown to Gweru train services, operated by Botswana Railways, depart from Francistown station.
Francistown to Gweru train services, operated by NRZ, arrive at Gweru station.
Yes, the driving distance between Francistown to Gweru is 359 km. It takes approximately 5h 6m to drive from Francistown to Gweru.
There are two+ hotels available in Gweru. Prices start at $100 USD per night.
What companies run services between Francistown, Botswana and Gweru, Zimbabwe?
You can take a train from Francistown to Gweru via Bulawayo in around 11h.
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