There are 6 ways to get from Harare to Mozambique by plane, bus, train or car

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 Maputo  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Harare (HRE) to Maputo (MPM) HRE - MPM

$121 - $674

Cheapest option

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Harare to Johannesburg Gjh2003 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo Dreamliner

$62 - $101

4 alternative options

Fly to Beira  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Harare (HRE) to Beira (BEW) HRE - BEW

$211 - $384

Bus Citiliner  •  26 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Harare to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank
  3. Take the bus from Witbank to Maputo

Train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Harare to Mpopoma
  2. Take the train from Mpopoma to Chicualacuala
  3. Take the train from Chicualacuala to Maputo

Drive  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Harare to Maputo 804.7 miles

What companies run services between Harare, Zimbabwe and Mozambique?

South African Airways, Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique and five other airlines fly from Harare to Maputo hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Harare to Maputo via Johannesburg and Johannesburg Park in around 25 h 18 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Harare to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Harare to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Linhas Aéreas de Moçambique
Website
lam.co.mz
Flights from Harare to Maputo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Harare to Beira via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $360
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Harare to Mpopoma
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Mpopoma to Chicualacuala
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Mozambique Railways
Website
cfm.co.mz
Train from Chicualacuala to Maputo
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Harare to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Harare to Johanessburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Harare to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
15 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Witbank to Maputo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Harare to Mozambique?

The distance between Harare and Mozambique is 439 km. The road distance is 1288 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Harare to Mozambique?

The cheapest way to get from Harare to Mozambique is to bus which costs $60 - $110 and takes 25 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Harare to Mozambique?

The quickest way to get from Harare to Mozambique is to fly which takes 4 h and costs $120 - $700.

Is there a direct train between Harare and Mozambique?

No, there is no direct train from Harare to Mozambique. However, there are services departing from Harare and arriving at Maputo via Mpopoma and Chicualacuala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

Is there a direct bus between Harare and Mozambique?

No, there is no direct bus from Harare to Mozambique. However, there are services departing from Harare and arriving at Maputo via Johannesburg Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Harare to Mozambique?

It takes approximately 4 h to get from Harare to Mozambique, including transfers.