There are 6 ways to get from Gaborone to Namibia 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 Windhoek  •  2 h 12 min

  1. GBE - WDH

$140 - $380

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 h 40 min

$90 - $140

4 alternative options

Fly to Walvis Bay  •  5 h 5 min

  1. GBE - WVB

$350 - $1,300

Fly to Kasane, drive  •  3 h 55 min

  1. GBE - BBK

Train, bus  •  47 h 53 min

Drive  •  14 h 52 min

  1. 687.2 miles

What companies run services between Gaborone, Botswana and Namibia?

Air Namibia and South African Airways fly from Gaborone to Windhoek 6 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Windhoek via Johannesburg and Upington in around 30 h 40 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Gaborone to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Gaborone to Walvis Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Gaborone to Kasane via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
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
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Gaborone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Train operators
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
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
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
Bus from Johannesburg to Upington
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Upington to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Livingstone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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Questions & Answers

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

The cheapest way to get from Gaborone to Namibia is to bus which costs $90 - $140 and takes 30 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Gaborone to Namibia is to fly which takes 2 h 12 min and costs $140 - $380.

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 30 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to get from Gaborone to Namibia, including transfers.