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There are 3 ways to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 59m

  1. Take the train from Tsumeb to Ondangwa

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Bus  •  8h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Tsumeb to Otavi
  2. Take the bus from Otavi to Oshakati

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Drive  •  4h 24m

  1. Drive from Tsumeb to Oshakati 286.4 km

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The cheapest way to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati is to drive which costs $30 - $50 and takes 4h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tsumeb to Oshakati. However, there are services departing from Tsumeb and arriving at Oshakati via Otavi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 29m.

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It is 266 km from Tsumeb to Oshakati. It is approximately 286.4 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati without a car is to bus which takes 8h 29m and costs $45 - $65.

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It takes approximately 5h 59m to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati, including transfers.

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Tsumeb to Oshakati bus services, operated by InterCape, depart from Tsumeb station.

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The best way to get from Tsumeb to Oshakati is to train which takes 5h 59m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $45 - $65 and takes 8h 29m.

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Tsumeb to Oshakati bus services, operated by InterCape, arrive at Oshakati station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tsumeb to Oshakati is 286 km. It takes approximately 4h 24m to drive from Tsumeb to Oshakati.

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  • Distance: 266.5 km
  • Duration: 5h 59m

What companies run services between Tsumeb, Namibia and Oshakati, Oshana, Namibia?

TransNamib Holdings LTD operates a train from Tsumeb to Ondangwa once daily, and the journey takes 5h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tsumeb to Oshakati via Otavi in around 8h 29m.

Train operators
TransNamib Holdings LTD
Phone
+264 61 298 2302
Email
info@transnamib.com.na
Website
transnamib.com.na
Train from Tsumeb to Ondangwa
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
transnamib.com.na
Bus operators
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Tsumeb to Otavi
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $27
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Bus from Otavi to Oshakati
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Schedules at
intercape.co.za

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