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There are 6 ways to get from Inverness to Kalahari Desert by train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Windhoek, travel

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Windhoek (WDH)
  3. Travel from Windhoek to Kalahari Desert

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Fly Inverness to Windhoek, travel

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Windhoek (WDH)
  2. Travel from Windhoek to Kalahari Desert

Fly Inverness to Maun, travel

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Maun (MUB)
  2. Travel from Maun to Kalahari Desert

Fly Inverness to Gaborone, travel

  1. Fly from Inverness (INV) to Gaborone (GBE)
  2. Travel from Gaborone to Kalahari Desert

Train, train to Glasgow, fly to Windhoek, travel

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Perth
  2. Take the train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
  3. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Windhoek (WDH)
  4. Travel from Windhoek to Kalahari Desert

Train to Aberdeen, fly to Maun, travel

  1. Take the train from Inverness to Dyce
  2. Fly from Aberdeen (ABZ) to Maun (MUB)
  3. Travel from Maun to Kalahari Desert

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Inverness and Kalahari Desert is 9277 km.

It takes approximately 32h 2m to get from Inverness to Kalahari Desert, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Edinburgh Airport to Windhoek Airport. The quickest flight takes 17h 25m and has one stopover.

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Lufthansa, Airbus France, Brussels Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Windhoek Airport.

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The best way to get from Inverness to Inverness Airport is to line 11 bus which takes 31 min and costs £3 - £5.

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Map of how to get from Inverness to Kalahari Desert.
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  • Distance: 9276.6 km
  • Duration: 32h 2m

What companies run services between Inverness, Scotland and Kalahari Desert, Botswana?

There is no direct connection from Inverness to Kalahari Desert. However, you can take the train to Edinburgh Gateway, take the walk to Gogar, Edinburgh Gateway, take the tram to Edinburgh Airport, take the walk to Edinburgh airport, fly to Windhoek, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert. Alternatively, you can take the line 11 bus to Inverness Airport, Terminal Building, take the walk to Inverness airport, fly to Windhoek, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert.

Airlines
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Inverness to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Inverness to Maun via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 50m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,200
Flights from Inverness to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
27h 55m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,000
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,000
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
28h 10m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,400
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via Amsterdam Schiphol, Zurich, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $2,600
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via London Heathrow, Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,500
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via Amsterdam Schiphol, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
29h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,600
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
23h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Inverness to Maun via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
23h 20m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,200
Flights from Inverness to Maun via Amsterdam Schiphol, Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,400
Flights from Inverness to Maun via London Gatwick, Paris CDG, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,300
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via London Heathrow, Durban, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Inverness to Gaborone via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
20h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via London Heathrow, Capetown
Ave. Duration
20h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Flights from Aberdeen to Maun via Amsterdam Schiphol, Capetown
Ave. Duration
28h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$900 - $2,800
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Windhoek via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,300
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via Dublin, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 5m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,300
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via Manchester, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
24h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Windhoek via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Glasgow to Windhoek via London City, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
18h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from Glasgow to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Windhoek via Brussels, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
23h 45m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Airbus France
Website
airbus.com
Flights from Inverness to Windhoek via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,200
Flights from Glasgow to Windhoek via London City, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 25m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Train operators
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Edinburgh Gateway
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $150
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$110 - $150
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $110
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$80 - $110
Train from Perth to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $55
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Inverness to Dyce
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $90
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$65 - $90
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Inverness to Perth
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $200
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $120
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
$130 - $200

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