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There are 4 ways to get from Pretoria to Kalahari Desert by plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Gaborone, travel

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Gaborone (GBE)
  2. Travel from Gaborone to Kalahari Desert

Fly to Maun, travel

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Maun (MUB)
  2. Travel from Maun to Kalahari Desert

Fly to Lobatse, travel

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Lobatse (LOQ)
  2. Travel from Lobatse to Kalahari Desert

Fly to Windhoek, travel

  1. Fly from Johannesburg (JNB) to Windhoek (WDH)
  2. Travel from Windhoek to Kalahari Desert

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Botswana

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Some border closures are in place for Botswana due to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Most travel to this country is restricted.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

Domestic travel is restricted within Botswana due to Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Botswana

International flights leaving South Africa are suspended as part of the response to Coronavirus (COVID-19). Restrictions may also be in place for other modes of transport.

Last updated: February 1 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The distance between Pretoria and Kalahari Desert is 697 km.

It takes approximately 11h 24m to get from Pretoria to Kalahari Desert, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Johannesburg Airport to Gaborone Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Air Botswana and Airlink offer flights from Johannesburg Airport to Gaborone Airport.

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Map of how to get from Pretoria to Kalahari Desert.
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  • Distance: 697 km
  • Duration: 11h 24m

What companies run services between Pretoria, South Africa and Kalahari Desert, Botswana?

There is no direct connection from Pretoria to Kalahari Desert. However, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Gaborone, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert. Alternatively, you can take the train to Marlboro, take the train to OR Tambo Airport, take the walk to Johannesburg airport, fly to Maun, then take the travel to Kalahari Desert.

Airlines
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Flights from Johannesburg to Maun
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Johannesburg to Maun via Gaborone
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $410
Flights from Johannesburg to Lobatse via Gaborone
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $270
Flights from Johannesburg to Maun
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $370
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $330
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Johannesburg to Maun via Victoria Falls
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $750

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