There are 7 ways to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo by plane, train, bus 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 Victoria Falls to Bulawayo  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Bulawayo (BUQ) VFA - BUQ

$152 - $411

Cheapest option

Train  •  10 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo

$12 - $15

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Fly Livingstone to Bulawayo  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Livingstone (LVI) to Bulawayo (BUQ) LVI - BUQ

$127 - $596

Fly Livingstone to Francistown, train  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Livingstone (LVI) to Francistown (FRW) LVI - FRW
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo

Fly Victoria Falls to Harare, bus  •  8 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Harare (HRE) VFA - HRE
  2. Take the bus from Harare to Bulawayo

$144 - $1,066

Fly Victoria Falls to Francistown, train  •  11 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Francistown (FRW) VFA - FRW
  2. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo

Drive  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Livingstone to Bulawayo 283.4 miles

$50 - $80

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo is to train which costs $12 - $15 and takes 10 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo is to fly which costs $150 - $420 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The distance between Livingstone and Bulawayo is 385 km. The road distance is 453.5 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo is to fly which takes 1 h 40 min and costs $150 - $420. Alternatively, you can train, which costs $12 - $15 and takes 10 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Victoria Falls Airport to Bulawayo Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Livingstone to Bulawayo is 453 km. It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to drive from Livingstone to Bulawayo.

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Air Zimbabwe offers flights from Victoria Falls Airport to Bulawayo Airport.

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Map of how to get from Livingstone to Bulawayo.
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  • Distance: 240.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

What companies run services between Livingstone, Zambia and Bulawayo, Zimbabwe?

Air Zimbabwe flies from Livingstone to Bulawayo once a week. Alternatively, NRZ operates a train from Livingstone to Bulawayo once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $15 and the journey takes 10 h 8 min.

Airlines
Air Zimbabwe
Website
airzimbabwe.aero
Flights from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $370
Flights from Livingstone to Bulawayo via Lusaka, Harare
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Victoria Falls to Harare
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Victoria Falls to Harare via Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Livingstone to Francistown via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $800
Flights from Livingstone to Francistown via Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,300
Flights from Victoria Falls to Francistown via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Victoria Falls to Francistown via Gaborone
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Victoria Falls to Francistown via Johannesburg, Gaborone
Ave. Duration
5 h 27 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Victoria Falls to Harare
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $230
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Francistown to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
1st Class Sleeper
$15
2nd Class Sleeper
$12
Bus operators
InterCape

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