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There are 8 ways to get from Victoria to Solwezi by bus, plane, car or ferry

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Bus to Nanaimo, fly to Lubumbashi, drive

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Douglas at Finlayson to Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport
  2. Fly from Nanaimo (YCD) to Lubumbashi (FBM)
  3. Drive from Lubumbashi to Solwezi

7 alternative options

Fly Victoria to Lubumbashi, drive

  1. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Lubumbashi (FBM)
  2. Drive from Lubumbashi to Solwezi

Fly Victoria to Ndola, bus

  1. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Ndola (NLA)
  2. Take the bus from Ndola to Solwezi

Fly Victoria to Solwezi

  1. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Solwezi (SLI)

Bus to Nanaimo, fly to Solwezi

  1. Take the bus from Victoria, BC - Douglas at Finlayson to Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport
  2. Fly from Nanaimo (YCD) to Solwezi (SLI)

Fly Victoria to Lusaka, bus

  1. Fly from Victoria (YYJ) to Lusaka (LUN)
  2. Take the bus from Lusaka to Solwezi

Fly Victoria Harbour to Vancouver, fly to Lubumbashi, drive

  1. Take the plane from Victoria Harbour to Vancouver Harbour
  2. Fly from Vancouver (YVR) to Lubumbashi (FBM)
  3. Drive from Lubumbashi to Solwezi

Ferry to Seattle, fly to Lusaka, bus

  1. Take the ferry from Victoria to Seattle
  2. Fly from Seattle (SEA) to Lusaka (LUN)
  3. Take the bus from Lusaka to Solwezi

Victoria (YYJ) to Solwezi (SLI) flights

4 Weekly Planes
2 days 10h Average Duration
$819 Cheapest Price
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Zambia

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

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Zambia

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

Last updated: November 27 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Victoria to Solwezi is to bus and fly and drive which costs $600 - $2,200 and takes 34h 54m.

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The quickest way to get from Victoria to Solwezi is to fly and drive which costs $850 - $2,100 and takes 32h 27m.

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It is approximately 15111 km to get from Victoria to Solwezi.

It takes approximately 34h 54m to get from Victoria to Solwezi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nanaimo Airport to Lubumbashi Airport. The quickest flight takes 33h 45m and has two stopovers.

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Solwezi is 10h ahead of Victoria. It is currently 8:47 PM in Victoria and 6:47 AM in Solwezi.

British Airways, KLM, Ethiopian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Nanaimo Airport to Lubumbashi Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Solwezi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Victoria to Solwezi.
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  • Distance: 15111.1 km
  • Duration: 34h 54m

What companies run services between Victoria, BC, Canada and Solwezi, Zambia?

Flair Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Victoria to Solwezi 4 times a week.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h 32m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,800
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Calgary, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h 7m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Calgary, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
34h 45m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Seattle, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,900
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
30h 35m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Calgary, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Seattle, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 50m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,100
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via New York JFK, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$440 - $1,300
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Istanbul, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Calgary, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h 50m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,500
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
34h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,300
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Istanbul, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
28h 5m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
29h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,700
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi, Ndola
Ave. Duration
35h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
26h 20m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
36h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Nanaimo to Lubumbashi via Toronto, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
40h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Toronto, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
35h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Lubumbashi via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
35h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Toronto, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
33h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
33h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Calgary, London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
36h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Solwezi via Toronto, Addis Ababa, Lusaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 14h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Toronto, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,500
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via London Heathrow, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
30h 50m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,200
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Istanbul, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
33h 10m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Washington Dulles, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
27h 18m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,700
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
30h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Calgary, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
28h 25m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via London Heathrow, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
26h 35m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Amsterdam Schiphol, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 50m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $1,900
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
28h 27m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,100
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
25h 10m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 55m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$850 - $2,700
Flights from Victoria to Ndola via Vancouver, Frankfurt, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
35h 25m
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
36h 30m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,400
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Paris Charles de Gaulle, Nairobi, Ndola
Ave. Duration
35h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,900
Proflight Zambia
Website
proflight-zambia.com
Flights from Victoria to Solwezi via Toronto, Addis Ababa, Lusaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 7h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from Nanaimo to Solwezi via Toronto, Addis Ababa, Lusaka
Ave. Duration
2 days 12h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from Victoria to Lusaka via Vancouver, London Heathrow, Kigali
Ave. Duration
33h 40m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Airlink
Website
flyairlink.com
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via London Heathrow, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
29h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,400
Caa Congo
Website
caacongo.com
Flights from Vancouver to Lubumbashi via Istanbul, Kinshasa
Ave. Duration
33h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,700
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Doha
Ave. Duration
29h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,800
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Seattle to Lusaka via Dubai
Ave. Duration
36h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Bus operators
Vancouver Island Connector
Phone
1 866 986 3466
Email
info@tofinobus.com
Website
viconnector.com
Bus from Victoria, BC - Douglas at Finlayson to Nanaimo, BC - Cassidy Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $90
Schedules at
viconnector.com
Seniors
$17 - $21
Adult
$19 - $23
Juldan Motors
Phone
+260 211 247 683
Email
info@juldanmotors.com
Bus from Ndola to Solwezi
Ave. Duration
4h 43m
Frequency
Twice daily
Bus from Lusaka to Solwezi
Ave. Duration
9h 41m
Frequency
Twice daily
Ferry operators
FRS Clipper
Phone
+1 800-888-2535
Website
clippervacations.com
Ferry from Victoria to Seattle
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $120
Schedules at
clippervacations.com
Adult
$95 - $120
Child
$45 - $60
Other operators
Harbour Air
Phone
1.800.665.0212
Website
harbourair.com
Plane from Victoria Harbour to Vancouver Harbour
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$194
Schedules at
harbourair.com
Book at
harbourair.com

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