Directions from Zimbabwe to Mozambique

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Recommended option

Bus Greyhound ZA  •  25 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Harare to Johannesburg Gjh2003 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo Dreamliner

$59 - $95

3 alternative options

Bus Citiliner  •  28 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Harare to Pretoria
  2. Take the bus from Pretoria to Witbank
  3. Take the bus from Witbank to Maputo

Train  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the train from Harare to Mpopoma
  2. Take the train from Mpopoma to Chicualacuala
  3. Take the train from Chicualacuala to Maputo

Drive  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Harare to Maputo 804.7 miles

What companies run services between Zimbabwe and Mozambique?

You can take a bus from Harare to Maputo via Johannesburg and Johannesburg Park in around 25 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Harare to Maputo via Mpopoma and Chicualacuala in around 2 days 1 h.

Train operators
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Harare to Mpopoma
Ave. Duration
11 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Mpopoma to Chicualacuala
Ave. Duration
14 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Mozambique Railways
Website
cfm.co.mz
Train from Chicualacuala to Maputo
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
cfm.co.mz
Bus operators
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Harare to Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg Park to Maputo
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Harare to Pretoria
Ave. Duration
17 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
TransLux Express
Phone
011 774 8304
Email
translux@apx.co.za
Website
translux.co.za
Bus from Pretoria to Witbank
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
res.prasa.com
Bus from Witbank to Maputo
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
res.prasa.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zimbabwe and Mozambique is 552 km. The road distance is 1288 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zimbabwe to Mozambique is to bus which costs $55 - $95 and takes 25 h 18 min.

The quickest way to get from Zimbabwe to Mozambique is to bus which takes 25 h 18 min and costs $55 - $95.

No, there is no direct train from Zimbabwe to Mozambique. However, there are services departing from Harare and arriving at Maputo via Mpopoma and Chicualacuala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

No, there is no direct bus from Zimbabwe to Mozambique. However, there are services departing from Harare and arriving at Maputo via Johannesburg Park. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 18 min.

It takes approximately 25 h 18 min to get from Zimbabwe to Mozambique, including transfers.