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Flights to Bulawayo

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Book flights to Bulawayo

Bulawayo, Zimbabwe's second-largest city, offers a window into Zimbabwe's history and culture. Its wide, tree-lined streets are lined with colonial-era buildings, while museums like the Natural History Museum and the National Railway Museum showcase the country's development. Bulawayo is also a convenient starting point for exploring nearby attractions like Matobo National Park, known for its stunning granite landscapes and prehistoric cave paintings.

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Airports near Bulawayo

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bulawayo. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bulawayo.

Joshua Mqabuko Nkomo International Airport

Located in Bulawayo, this is the closest international airport to the city. It is approximately a 20-minute drive from the city centre.


Harare International Airport

If you are unable to find a direct flight to Bulawayo, Harare International Airport is another option. It is the largest international airport in Zimbabwe and is located in the capital city of Harare. From Harare, you can either take a connecting flight to Bulawayo or drive for about 5-6 hours.


OR Tambo International Airport

If you are coming from a different country and there are no direct flights to Bulawayo, OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg, South Africa, is a major hub in the region. From Johannesburg, you can either take a connecting flight to Bulawayo or drive for approximately 7-8 hours.


Victoria Falls International Airport

Although not as close as the other options, Victoria Falls International Airport is worth considering if you plan to visit the famous Victoria Falls before heading to Bulawayo. It is located in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, and is about a 4-5 hour drive from Bulawayo. You can either rent a car or take a domestic flight to Bulawayo from there.

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Things to do in Bulawayo

With a wide variety of attractions in Bulawayo, we've narrowed it down to our top 3 selections to make your planning easier:

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Explore the Unspoiled Beauty of Matobo National Park

Discover the ancient rock art, unique granite formations, and diverse wildlife in this UNESCO World Heritage Site, located just outside Bulawayo.

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Step Back in Time at the Natural History Museum of Zimbabwe

Dive into the rich history and culture of Zimbabwe with the largest museum in Southern Africa, boasting an impressive collection of artifacts, fossils, and exhibits.

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Experience the Thrill of Khami Ruins

Unearth the mysteries of the ancient city of Khami, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and marvel at the intricate stone walls that tell tales of a civilisation long gone.

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