There are 6 ways to get from Lusaka to Nakonde by bus, car or plane

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Bus  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Lusaka to Nakonde

$20

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Drive  •  14 h 26 min

  1. Drive from Lusaka to Nakonde 636.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Chelinda, drive  •  11 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Lusaka (LUN) to Chelinda (CEH) LUN - CEH
  2. Drive from Chelinda to Nakonde

$201 - $782

Fly to Mfuwe, drive  •  14 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Lusaka (LUN) to Mfuwe (MFU) LUN - MFU
  2. Drive from Mfuwe to Nakonde

$411 - $867

Fly to Mzuzu, drive  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Lusaka (LUN) to Mzuzu (ZZU) LUN - ZZU
  2. Drive from Mzuzu to Nakonde

$226 - $822

Fly to Kasama, bus  •  12 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Lusaka (LUN) to Kasama (KAA) LUN - KAA
  2. Take the bus from Kasama to Mpika
  3. Take the bus from Mpika to Nakonde

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The cheapest way to get from Lusaka to Nakonde is to bus which costs $20 and takes 12 h 38 min.

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

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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.

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The distance between Lusaka and Nakonde is 831 km. The road distance is 1017.7 km.

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The best way to get from Lusaka to Nakonde without a car is to bus which takes 12 h 38 min and costs $20.

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

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Lusaka to Nakonde bus services, operated by Juldan Motors, depart from Lusaka station.

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There is no direct flight from Lusaka Airport to Chelinda Airport. The quickest flight takes 11 h and has one stopover.

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Lusaka to Nakonde bus services, operated by Juldan Motors, arrive at Nakonde station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lusaka to Nakonde is 1018 km. It takes approximately 14 h 26 min to drive from Lusaka to Nakonde.

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  • Distance: 519.6 miles
  • Duration: 12 h 38 min

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

Juldan Motors operates a bus from Lusaka to Nakonde once daily. Tickets cost $20 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 21 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Mfuwe, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,100
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
14 h 16 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $900
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Mfuwe, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Lilongwe, Chelinda
Ave. Duration
14 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Flights from Lusaka to Mzuzu via Lilongwe, Likoma Island
Ave. Duration
14 h 50 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Lusaka to Mfuwe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $700
Flights from Lusaka to Mfuwe via Jeki
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$300 - $750
Flights from Lusaka to Kasama
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $850
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
$20
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Kasama to Mpika
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Mpika to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com

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Kenya Airways, Proflight Zambia and Nyasa Express offer flights from Lusaka Airport to Chelinda Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Nakonde. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Lusaka to Lusaka Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs $30 - $40.

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