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There are 4 ways to get from Kimberley to Kalahari Desert by plane or taxi

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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Fly Kimberley to Maun, travel

  1. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Maun (MUB)
  2. Travel from Maun to Kalahari Desert

Fly Kimberley to Gaborone, travel

  1. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Gaborone (GBE)
  2. Travel from Gaborone to Kalahari Desert

Fly Kimberley to Windhoek, travel

  1. Fly from Kimberley (KIM) to Windhoek (WDH)
  2. Travel from Windhoek to Kalahari Desert

Taxi to Bloemfontein, fly to Maun, travel

  1. Take a taxi from Kimberley to Bloemfontein
  2. Fly from Bloemfontein (BFN) to Maun (MUB)
  3. Travel from Maun to Kalahari Desert

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Some border closures are in place for Botswana due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

International flights leaving South Africa are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: November 30 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Kimberley and Kalahari Desert is 695 km.

It takes approximately 12h 20m to get from Kimberley to Kalahari Desert, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Kimberley Airport to Maun Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Air Botswana, CemAir and Airlink offer flights from Kimberley Airport to Maun Airport.

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The best way to get from Kimberley to Kimberley Airport is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs R 60 - R 75.

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Map of how to get from Kimberley to Kalahari Desert.
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  • Distance: 694.7 km
  • Duration: 12h 20m

What companies run services between Kimberley, South Africa and Kalahari Desert, Botswana?

There is no direct connection from Kimberley to Kalahari Desert. However, you can take the taxi to Kimberley airport, fly to Maun, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Kimberley airport, fly to Gaborone, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert.

Airlines
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Kimberley to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Kimberley to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Kimberley to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $550
Flights from Bloemfontein to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$280 - $900
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Kimberley to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 57m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$360 - $490
Flights from Kimberley to Gaborone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $260
Flights from Kimberley to Gaborone via Capetown
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $440
Flights from Bloemfontein to Maun via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$420 - $600
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Kimberley to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $450
Other operators
Taxi from Kimberley to Bloemfontein
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Estimated price
$90 - $110
UBER
Phone
0800172956
Website
uber.com

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