There are 7 ways to get from Gaborone to Livingstone by plane, car, bus or 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 Livingstone  •  3 h 49 min

  1. GBE - LVI

$210 - $703

Cheapest option

Fly to Kasane, drive  •  3 h 49 min

  1. GBE - BBK

$139 - $366

5 alternative options

Fly to Victoria Falls  •  4 h 45 min

  1. GBE - VFA

$175 - $425

Bus  •  21 h 59 min

Bus, train  •  25 h 25 min

Train  •  27 h 10 min

Drive  •  12 h 59 min

  1. 631.6 miles

$110 - $170

What companies run services between Gaborone, Botswana and Livingstone, Zambia?

South African Airways, Air Botswana and British Airways fly from Gaborone to Livingstone 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Livingstone via Johannesburg, Johannesburg, and Victoria Falls in around 21 h 59 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Gaborone to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Gaborone to Kasane via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Gaborone to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $800
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Gaborone to Kasane
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Flights from Gaborone to Kasane via Maun
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$250 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Gaborone to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,600
Flights from Gaborone to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,800
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Gaborone to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Francistown to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Botswana Railways
Phone
+267 4711375
Email
info@botrail.bw
Website
botswanarailways.co.bw
Train from Gaborone to Francistown
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
botswanarailways.co.bw
Bus operators
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 966 828610
Website
thebestofzambia.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
16 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
thebestofzambia.com
Seabelo Group
Phone
+267 395 7078
Email
kenneth@seabelo.bw
Website
seabelo.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Francistown
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
seabelo.bw

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Gaborone and Livingstone is 758 km. The road distance is 1011 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gaborone to Livingstone is to drive which costs $110 - $170 and takes 12 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Gaborone to Livingstone is to fly which takes 3 h 49 min and costs $210 - $750.

It takes approximately 3 h 49 min to get from Gaborone to Livingstone, including transfers.