There are 8 ways to get from Lusaka to Nakonde by bus, train, car 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  12 h 38 min

$23

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  19 h 39 min

  1. Mukuba Express Train

$7 - $9

6 alternative options

Drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. 636.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly Lusaka to Kasama, train  •  9 h 53 min

  1. LUN - KAA

Fly Lusaka to Mfuwe, drive  •  14 h 44 min

  1. LUN - MFU

$411 - $867

Fly Lusaka to Chelinda, drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. LUN - CEH

$201 - $782

Bus to Ndola, fly to Kasama, train  •  14 h 36 min

  1. NLA - KAA

Fly Lusaka to Mzuzu, drive  •  12 h

  1. LUN - ZZU

$226 - $822

What companies run services between Lusaka, Zambia and Nakonde, Zambia?

Juldan Motors operates a bus from Lusaka to Nakonde once daily. Tickets cost $23 and the journey takes 12 h 38 min.

Airlines
Nyasa Express
Website
nyasaexpress.com
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
6 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $900
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Mfuwe, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Lilongwe, Mzuzu
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Mfuwe, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Lusaka to Kasama
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
Flights from Lusaka to Mfuwe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Ndola to Kasama
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $600
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Serenje to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
13 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Train from Kasama to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Bus operators
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
12 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Serenje
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Ndola
Ave. Duration
4 h 58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Lusaka and Nakonde is 831 km. The road distance is 1018 km.

The cheapest way to get from Lusaka to Nakonde is to bus and train which costs $7 - $9 and takes 19 h 39 min.

The quickest way to get from Lusaka to Nakonde is to fly and drive which takes 11 h 47 min and costs $200 - $800.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lusaka and arriving at Nakonde. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

The bus from Lusaka to Nakonde takes 12 h 38 min including transfers and departs once daily.