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Cheapest one-way trip

$147

Cheapest nonstop round-trip

$147

Cheapest round-trip

$315

Average round-trip

$422

Nonstop flights in January

$147 – $425

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$147

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Travelers usually depart from O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International when they travel from Johannesburg to Bulawayo. The distance between Johannesburg and Bulawayo is 682 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Fastjet, Airlink (SAA), Emirates, Proflight Zambia, and Air Zimbabwe. Johannesburg and Bulawayo have 53 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Johannesburg to Bulawayo

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
FastjetFTZFNNoNo
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes0
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EmiratesUAEEKNo0
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Proflight ZambiaPFZP0YesNo
Air ZimbabweAZWUMYesNo

Zimbabwe COVID-19 travel restrictions

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Zimbabwe – 01/2023
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Most travelers from South Africa can enter Zimbabwe, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required for vaccinated travelers
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Zimbabwe
  • Mandatory travel authorization form on arrival

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is not required
  • Quarantine is not required
Visa requirements
  • Visa is not required

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Zimbabwe in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Johannesburg to Bulawayo?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Johannesburg and Bulawayo takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Johannesburg and Bulawayo?
The flight distance between Johannesburg and Bulawayo is 682 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Johannesburg and Bulawayo?
Several carriers operate flights between Johannesburg and Bulawayo. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Fastjet, Airlink (SAA).
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, New York, Port Elizabeth, Harare, Livingstone, Victoria Falls, Nairobi, East London, Windhoek, Accra, George, Ndola, Lagos, Gaborone, Mount Kilimanjaro, London, Washington, D.C., Dar es Salaam, Shanghai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bulawayo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bulawayo and Harare, Guangzhou, George, Port Elizabeth, Nairobi, Casablanca, Livingstone.
Which airports are there in Johannesburg?
Johannesburg is mainly served by O. R. Tambo International. But there are other airports nearby, including Lanseria International, Rand Airport.
What airports are near Bulawayo?
The main airport in Bulawayo is Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International. It is also served by Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International, Francistown.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Johannesburg and Bulawayo?
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