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There are 5 ways to get from Kasama to Solwezi by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kasama to Mpika
  2. Take the bus from Mpika to Kitwe
  3. Take the bus from Kitwe to Solwezi

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Drive to Mfuwe, fly to Solwezi

  1. Drive from Kasama to Mfuwe
  2. Fly from Mfuwe (MFU) to Solwezi (SLI)

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Kasama to Serenje
  2. Take the bus from Serenje to Kitwe
  3. Take the bus from Kitwe to Solwezi

Drive

  1. Drive from Kasama to Solwezi

Drive to Mansa, fly to Ndola, bus

  1. Drive from Kasama to Mansa
  2. Fly from Mansa (MNS) to Ndola (NLA)
  3. Take the bus from Ndola to Solwezi

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The cheapest way to get from Kasama to Solwezi is to drive which costs $150 - $220 and takes 14h 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Kasama to Solwezi is to drive and fly which costs $260 - $850 and takes 13h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kasama to Solwezi. However, there are services departing from Kasama and arriving at Solwezi via Mpika and Kitwe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 32m.

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The distance between Kasama and Solwezi is 566 km. The road distance is 1026.4 km.

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The best way to get from Kasama to Solwezi without a car is to bus which takes 15h 32m and costs .

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It takes approximately 15h 32m to get from Kasama to Solwezi, including transfers.

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Kasama to Solwezi bus services, operated by Juldan Motors, depart from Kasama station.

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The quickest flight from Mansa Airport to Ndola Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Kasama to Solwezi bus services, operated by Juldan Motors, arrive at Solwezi station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kasama to Solwezi is 1026 km. It takes approximately 14h 47m to drive from Kasama to Solwezi.

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  • Distance: 565.7 km
  • Duration: 15h 32m

What companies run services between Kasama, Zambia and Solwezi, Zambia?

You can take a bus from Kasama to Solwezi via Mpika and Kitwe in around 15h 32m.

Airlines
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Mansa to Ndola
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Flights from Mfuwe to Solwezi via Lusaka
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Kasama to Serenje
Ave. Duration
7h 42m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Ordinary
$7 - $11
Express
$9 - $13
Bus operators
Juldan Motors
Phone
+260 211 247 683
Email
info@juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kasama to Mpika
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from Mpika to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
6h 52m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10
Bus from Kitwe to Solwezi
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Bus from Serenje to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Bus from Ndola to Solwezi
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily

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Proflight Zambia offers flights from Mansa Airport to Ndola Airport.

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