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There are 5 ways to get from Gaborone to Namibia by plane, bus, car or shuttle

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Fly to Windhoek  •  2h 13m

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Windhoek (WDH) GBE - WDH

$120 - $220

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Shuttle  •  13h 3m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Gaborone to Windhoek

$23 - $30

3 alternative options

Fly to Walvis Bay  •  4h 42m

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Walvis Bay (WVB) GBE - WVB

$150 - $310

Bus  •  32h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Upington
  3. Take the bus from Upington to Windhoek

$70 - $103

Drive  •  14h 41m

  1. Drive from Gaborone to Windhoek 1100 km

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International flights leaving Botswana are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Namibia

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The cheapest way to get from Gaborone to Namibia is to shuttle which costs $23 - $30 and takes 13h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Gaborone to Namibia is to fly which costs $120 - $220 and takes 2h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gaborone to Namibia. However, there are services departing from Gaborone and arriving at Windhoek via Johannesburg and Upington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 35m.

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The distance between Gaborone and Namibia is 887 km. The road distance is 1100 km.

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The best way to get from Gaborone to Namibia without a car is to bus which takes 32h 35m and costs $70 - $110.

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It takes approximately 2h 13m to get from Gaborone to Namibia, including transfers.

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Gaborone to Namibia bus services, operated by AT and T Monnakgotla, depart from Gaborone station.

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The best way to get from Gaborone to Namibia is to fly which takes 2h 13m and costs $120 - $220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $70 - $110 and takes 32h 35m.

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The quickest flight from Gaborone Airport to Windhoek Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Gaborone to Namibia bus services, operated by InterCape, arrive at Windhoek station.

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Map of how to get from Gaborone to Namibia.
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  • Distance: 886.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 13m

What companies run services between Gaborone, Botswana and Namibia?

Air Namibia and South African Airways fly from Gaborone to Windhoek 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Windhoek via Johannesburg and Upington in around 32h 35m.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Gaborone to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $240
Flights from Gaborone to Walvis Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $310
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Gaborone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $220
Bus operators
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13
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
7h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $29
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Saver
$15
Flexi
$18
Full Flexi
$21
Bus from Johannesburg to Upington
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Upington to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
14h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Tok Tokkie Shuttle
Phone
+264-61-300-743
Website
shuttlesnamibia.com
Shuttle from Gaborone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Schedules at
shuttlesnamibia.com
1PAX
$23 - $30

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Yes, the driving distance between Gaborone to Namibia is 1100 km. It takes approximately 14h 41m to drive from Gaborone to Namibia.

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Air Namibia and South African Airways offer flights from Gaborone Airport to Windhoek Airport.

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The best way to get from Gaborone to Gaborone Airport is to drive which takes 14 min and costs .

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