Directions from Gaborone to Victoria Falls

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  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Livingstone (LVI) GBE - LVI

$203 - $696

Cheapest option

Fly to Victoria Falls  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Victoria Falls (VFA) GBE - VFA

$155 - $401

5 alternative options

Fly to Kasane, drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Gaborone (GBE) to Kasane (BBK) GBE - BBK
  2. Drive from Kasane to Victoria Falls

Bus  •  21 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Johannesburg
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls

Bus, train  •  25 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Gaborone to Francistown
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  3. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls

Train  •  26 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Gaborone to Francistown
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  3. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls

Drive  •  12 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Gaborone to Victoria Falls 620.5 miles

What companies run services between Gaborone, Botswana and Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe?

South African Airways, Air Botswana and British Airways fly from Gaborone to Victoria Falls 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gaborone to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg and Johannesburg in around 21 h 44 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 Victoria Falls is 747 km. The road distance is 993 km.

The cheapest way to get from Gaborone to Victoria Falls is to fly which costs $150 - $410 and takes 4 h 38 min.

The quickest way to get from Gaborone to Victoria Falls is to fly which takes 4 h 4 min and costs $200 - $700.

No, there is no direct train from Gaborone to Victoria Falls. However, there are services departing from Gaborone and arriving at Victoria Falls via Francistown and Bulawayo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26 h 55 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Gaborone to Victoria Falls. However, there are services departing from Gaborone and arriving at Victoria Falls via Johannesburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 44 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Gaborone to Victoria Falls, including transfers.