There are 4 ways to get from Mutare to Victoria Falls by train, car or plane

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Train  •  34 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Mutare to Harare
  2. Take the train from Harare to Bulawayo
  3. Take the train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls

$27 - $30

3 alternative options

Drive  •  13 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Mutare to Victoria Falls 712.4 miles

Train, fly to Victoria Falls  •  11 h 36 min

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

$137 - $1,046

Train, fly to Livingstone  •  14 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Mutare to Harare
  2. Fly from Harare (HRE) to Livingstone (LVI) HRE - LVI

$201 - $577

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The cheapest way to get from Mutare to Victoria Falls is to train which costs $27 - $30 and takes 34 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mutare to Victoria Falls is to train and fly which costs $130 - $1,100 and takes 11 h 36 min.

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The distance between Mutare and Victoria Falls is 731 km. The road distance is 1139.8 km.

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It takes approximately 34 h 30 min to get from Mutare to Victoria Falls, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Mutare to Victoria Falls. However, there are services departing from Mutare and arriving at Victoria Falls via Harare and Bulawayo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 34 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Mutare, Zimbabwe and Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe?

You can take a train from Mutare to Victoria Falls via Harare and Bulawayo in around 34 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air Zimbabwe
Website
airzimbabwe.aero
Flights from Harare to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Harare to Victoria Falls via Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Harare to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $210
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Harare to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,000
Flights from Harare to Livingstone via Johannesburg, Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $1,100
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Harare to Livingstone via Lusaka
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Harare to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,000
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Mutare to Harare
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Harare to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
1st Class Sleeper
$15
2nd Class Sleeper
$12

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