There are 4 ways to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe by plane, bus or car

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Fly from Lilongwe  •  1h 46m

  1. Fly from Lilongwe (LLW) to Harare (HRE) LLW - HRE

$148 - $343

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Fly from Blantyre  •  5h 26m

  1. Fly from Blantyre (BLZ) to Harare (HRE) BLZ - HRE

$177 - $411

Bus  •  9h

  1. Take the bus from Blantyre to Harare

Drive  •  7h 32m

  1. Drive from Blantyre to Harare 592.6 km

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe is to drive which costs $60 - $90 and takes 7h 32m.

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The quickest way to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe is to fly which costs $140 - $350 and takes 1h 46m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Blantyre and arriving at Harare. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9h.

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The distance between Malawi and Zimbabwe is 730 km. The road distance is 592.6 km.

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The best way to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe without a car is to bus which takes 9h and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 46m to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe, including transfers.

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Malawi to Zimbabwe bus services, operated by Premier BUS Services, depart from Blantyre station.

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The best way to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe is to fly which takes 1h 46m and costs $140 - $350. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9h.

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The quickest flight from Lilongwe Airport to Harare Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Malawi to Zimbabwe bus services, operated by Premier BUS Services, arrive at Harare station.

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Map of how to get from Malawi to Zimbabwe.
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  • Distance: 729.8 km
  • Duration: 1h 46m

What companies run services between Malawi and Zimbabwe?

Ethiopian Airlines flies from Lilongwe to Epworth 3 times a week. Alternatively, Premier BUS Services operates a bus from Blantyre to Harare once daily, and the journey takes 9h.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Blantyre to Harare via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Lilongwe to Harare
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Blantyre to Harare via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Bus operators
Premier BUS Services
Phone
0999 464 273
Email
premierbusez@gmail.com
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Blantyre to Harare
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
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Yes, the driving distance between Malawi to Zimbabwe is 593 km. It takes approximately 7h 32m to drive from Malawi to Zimbabwe.

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Ethiopian Airlines offers flights from Lilongwe Airport to Harare Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Zimbabwe. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Malawi to Lilongwe Airport is to drive which takes 21 min and costs $2 - $4.

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