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There are 3 ways to get from Harare to Chipata by car, plane or taxi

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  1. Drive from Harare to Chipata

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Fly to Lilongwe, drive

  1. Fly from Harare (HRE) to Lilongwe (LLW)
  2. Drive from Lilongwe to Chipata

Fly to Mfuwe, taxi

  1. Fly from Harare (HRE) to Mfuwe (MFU)
  2. Take a taxi from Mfuwe to Chipata

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Zambia

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Some international borders began to reopen in Zambia from May 15.

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Domestic travel is restricted within Zambia due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

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Lockdown measures are currently in place for Zimbabwe. Leaving Zimbabwe may be in violation of local restrictions.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Zimbabwe

Last updated: June 28 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Harare to Chipata is to drive which costs $85 - $130 and takes 10h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Harare to Chipata is to fly and drive which costs $230 - $380 and takes 6h 5m.

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The distance between Harare and Chipata is 497 km. The road distance is 758.4 km.

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It takes approximately 10h 9m to drive 758.4 km from Harare to Chipata.

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The quickest flight from Harare Airport to Lilongwe Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Harare to Chipata is 758 km. It takes approximately 10h 9m to drive from Harare to Chipata.

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Ethiopian Airlines offers flights from Harare Airport to Lilongwe Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Chipata. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Harare to Harare Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Harare to Chipata.
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  • Distance: 496.7 km
  • Duration: 10h 9m

What companies run services between Harare, Zimbabwe and Chipata, Zambia?

You can drive from Harare to Chipata in around 10h 9m.

Airlines
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Harare to Mfuwe via Lusaka
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $410
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Harare to Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $650
Other operators
Taxi from Mfuwe to Chipata
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Estimated price
$130 - $160

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