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Getting to South Luangwa National Park

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Driving to South Luangwa

From Lusaka

Getting to South Luangwa from Zambia's capital, Lusaka, will take you between seven and eight hours. Roads can be very rough in the wet season.

From Lilongwe, Malawi

If you are arriving in Lilongwe and wish to drive to South Luangwa, the drive, not including border crossings, takes around five hours in normal weather conditions. 

 

Domestic flights to South Luangwa

Proflight Zambia offers several daily flights between Lusaka to Mfuwe airstrip in South Luangwa. The flight is around 70 minutes from Lusaka. Proflight Zambia also flies direct between Lilongwe, Malawi and Lusaka. The flights are between 70 and 90 minutes in duration.  

International airlines that service towns near South Luangwa

Bush & Lake Aviation

Bush & Lake Aviation is a newly established charter company offering flights from its Lilongwe base to destinations in Malawi and the adjacent regions. We offer a small team of dedicated pilots, engineers, and management with many years of experience in the aviation business. We fly directly to your destination making your connections possible and saving you the unnecessary frustrations of transfers - queues and delays Bush & Lake Aviation specializes in charters for leisure travel or business. Website

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  • Malawi
  • Mozambique
  • Zambia
Ultimate Travel

Ultimate travel is a fully Malawian owned Tour Operator and Travel Service Company. We are an innovative, reliable and independent ground-handling company that specializes in Malawi and Zambia (South Luangwa). No one has a better all-round knowledge of the Malawian tourism product and how to pull it all together than us. We do not handle the request with a ‘one size fits all’ attitude but rather tailor make our services to meet what you need. Our independence means that we are happy to book any lodging facilities throughout Malawi; alternatively, we are always pleased to recommend what we believe to be the best itinerary to suit your criteria. Website

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  • Also flies to:
  • Malawi
  • Zambia
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