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There is 1 way to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park by car or plane

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Drive, fly  •  18h 50m

  1. Drive from Nkhata Bay to Likoma Island
  2. Fly from Likoma Island (LIX) to Mfuwe (MFU) LIX - MFU

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The cheapest way to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park is to drive and fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 18h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park is to drive and fly which costs $100 - $330 and takes 18h 50m.

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It is approximately 338 km to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park.

It takes approximately 18h 50m to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Likoma Island Airport to Mfuwe Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 15m and has one stopover.

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Nyasa Express offers flights from Likoma Island Airport to Mfuwe Airport.

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There are two+ hotels available in South Luangwa National Park. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park.
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  • Distance: 337.7 km
  • Duration: 18h 50m

What companies run services between Nkhata Bay, Malawi and South Luangwa National Park, Zambia?

There is no direct connection from Nkhata Bay to South Luangwa National Park. However, you can take the drive to Likoma Island airport, fly to Mfuwe, then take the travel to South Luangwa National Park.

Airlines
Nyasa Express
Website
nyasaexpress.com
Flights from Likoma Island to Mfuwe via Lilongwe
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$15 - $200

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