There are 8 ways to get from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) 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 Livingstone  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Livingstone (LVI) JNB - LVI

$146 - $497

Cheapest option

Bus  •  29 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Lusaka
  2. Take the bus from Lusaka to Livingstone

$19 - $27

6 alternative options

Fly to Victoria Falls  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Victoria Falls (VFA) JNB - VFA

$194 - $720

Fly to Kasane, drive  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Kasane (BBK) JNB - BBK
  2. Drive from Kasane to Livingstone Airport (LVI)

$238 - $586

Bus, train  •  28 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Bulawayo
  2. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls

$47 - $64

Bus, Kafue  •  33 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Johanneburg to Lusaka
  2. Take the Kafue from Lusaka to Livingstone

Train, bus  •  34 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Park to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
  3. Take the bus from Mokopane to Musina
  4. Take the train from Beit Bridge to Bulawayo
  5. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls

Drive  •  17 h 27 min

  1. Drive from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) 816.7 miles

$150 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) is to bus which costs R 280 - R 390 and takes 29 h 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) is to fly which costs R 2 100 - R 7 500 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between Johannesburg and Livingstone Airport (LVI) is 959 km. The road distance is 1306.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 20 min to get from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI), including transfers.

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British Airways and South African Airways offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Livingstone Airport.

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Map of how to get from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI).
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  • Distance: 599.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 20 min

What companies run services between Johannesburg, South Africa and Livingstone Airport (LVI), Zambia?

South African Airways and British Airways fly from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Johannesburg to Livingstone Airport (LVI) via Lusaka and Livingstone in around 29 h 33 min.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Johannesburg to Livingstone via Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,200
Flights from Johannesburg to Kasane
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,100
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls via Harare
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Johannesburg to Kasane via Gaborone
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
1st Class Sleeper
$15
2nd Class Sleeper
$12
Train from Beit Bridge to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
11 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Zambia Railways
Email
info@zrl.com.zm
Website
zrl.com.zm
Train from Lusaka to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
12 h 27 min
Frequency
On demand
Schedules at
zrl.com.zm
Gautrain
Phone
+27 80 042 8872
Website
join.gautrain.co.za
Train from Park to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Schedules at
gautrain.co.za
Bus operators
InterCape
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 966 828610
Website
thebestofzambia.com
Bus from Johannesburg to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
20 h 27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
thebestofzambia.com
Bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
thebestofzambia.com
Single
$9 - $14
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Johanneburg to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
20 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$54
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
JR Choeu Express & Coaches
Phone
(011) 026 - 8800/8805
Email
info@jrchoeu.com
Website
instantonline.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
21 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$52
Schedules at
instantonline.co.za
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Mokopane
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Mokopane to Musina
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za

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