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There are 5 ways to get from Lusaka to Nakonde by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  12h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Lusaka to Nakonde

$20

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Bus, train  •  18h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Lusaka to Serenje
  2. Take the train from Serenje to Nakonde

$7 - $9

3 alternative options

Drive  •  14h 26m

  1. Drive from Lusaka to Nakonde 636.1 miles

$110 - $170

Fly to Kasama, train  •  12h 6m

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

Fly to Chelinda, drive  •  20h 37m

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

$281 - $982

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The cheapest way to get from Lusaka to Nakonde is to bus and train which costs $7 - $9 and takes 18h 7m.

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

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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 12h 38m.

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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 12h 38m and costs $20.

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The bus from Lusaka to Nakonde takes 12h 38m 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 Kasama Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 25m 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 14h 26m to drive from Lusaka to Nakonde.

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Map of how to get from Lusaka to Nakonde.
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  • Distance: 519.6 miles
  • Duration: 12h 38m

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 12h 38m.

Airlines
Nyasa Express
Website
nyasaexpress.com
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Nairobi, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
24h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Flights from Lusaka to Chelinda via Johannesburg, Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,100
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Lusaka to Kasama via Ndola
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $850
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Serenje to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
11h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Train from Kasama to Nakonde
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
Frequency
Twice 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
12h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Serenje
Ave. Duration
5h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com

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Proflight Zambia offers flights from Lusaka Airport to Kasama 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 20m and costs $30 - $40.

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