There are 6 ways to get from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve by plane, car, train or bus

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

Recommended option

Fly from Victoria Falls, drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Victoria Falls (VFA) to Gaborone (GBE) VFA - GBE
  2. Drive from Gaborone to Madikwe Game Reserve

Cheapest option

Bus  •  31 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Livingstone to Lusaka
  2. Take the bus from Lusaka to Francistown
  3. Take the bus from Francistown to Gaborone

$44 - $51

4 alternative options

Drive to Kasane, fly, drive  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Victoria Falls to Kasane
  2. Fly from Kasane (BBK) to Gaborone (GBE) BBK - GBE
  3. Drive from Gaborone to Madikwe Game Reserve

Train, bus  •  24 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo
  2. Take the train from Bulawayo to Francistown
  3. Take the bus from Francistown to Gaborone

Train  •  26 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo
  2. Take the train from Bulawayo to Francistown
  3. Take the train from Francistown to Gaborone

Drive  •  14 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve 657 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve is to bus which costs $40 - $55 and takes 31 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve is to bus which costs $40 - $55 and takes 31 h 23 min.

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The distance between Victoria Falls and Madikwe Game Reserve is 766 km. The road distance is 1051.2 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe and Madikwe Game Reserve, South Africa?

You can take a train from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve via Bulawayo, Francistown, and Gaborone in around 26 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Victoria Falls to Madikwe Game Reserve via Livingstone, Lusaka, Francistown, and Gaborone in around 31 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air Botswana
Website
airbotswana.co.bw
Flights from Kasane to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $460
Flights from Kasane to Gaborone via Maun
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$200 - $500
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Victoria Falls to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $480
Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
10 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
1st Class Sleeper
$15
2nd Class Sleeper
$12
Train from Bulawayo to Francistown
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Botswana Railways
Phone
+267 4711375
Email
info@botrail.bw
Website
botswanarailways.co.bw
Train from Francistown to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
botswanarailways.co.bw
Bus operators
Seabelo Group
Phone
+267 395 7078
Email
kenneth@seabelo.bw
Website
seabelo.bw
Bus from Francistown to Gaborone
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $12
Schedules at
seabelo.bw
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 966 828610
Website
thebestofzambia.com
Bus from Livingstone to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
thebestofzambia.com
Single
$9 - $14
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Lusaka to Francistown
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw

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