Getting There

The easiest and most direct way from London to Zimbabwe is to fly via Johannesburg, in South Africa – which is served by British Airways and South African Airways. Emirates have recently introduced flights via Dubai and Lusaka into Harare.

Travel to Zimbabwe

Fly with South African Airways
Welcome to your award-winning carrier to Africa and to the world. At South African Airways, one of our long standing traditions is that we offer you the highest standards of warm South African hospitality. As Star Alliance members, we are proud of the attention, safety, comfort and peace of mind we are able to guarantee you from take-off to landing when you fly in any of our state-of-the-art aircraft. more
British Airways
British Airways travel to Bulawayo, Harare & Victoria Falls Airport via Johannesburg. There are two or three flights daily from London, overnight flights departing mid evening and arriving early morning. more
Fly with Emirates
Fly Emirates to Harare and enjoy award-winning service and inflight entertainment, multi-course gourmet meals and 30kgs baggage allowance as standard in Economy Class. Emirates flies from 6 UK airports to Dubai and onwards to Harare 5 times weekly. more

Airlines that fly to Zimbabwe

Here are the airlines that fly to Zimbabwe, along with the Zimbabwean cities that the airlines fly into. Those in bold are our preferred options.

Air France – Harare
British Airways (and its subsidiary ComAir) – Harare, Bulawayo, Victoria Falls
Egypt Air – Harare
Ethiopian Airways – Harare
Emirates – Harare
Kenyan Airways – Harare, Victoria Falls
KLM – Harare
South African Airways – Harare, Bulawayo, Victoria Falls
Air Namibia – Harare, Victoria Falls
Air Botswana – Harare
LAM - Harare
South African Airlink – Harare, Bulawayo, Victoria Falls
South African Express – Harare, Bulawayo, Victoria Falls
TAAG (Angola Airlines) – Harare
Zambezi Airlines (starting soon) – Harare

Alternatively, you could fly to Johannesburg, where most major airlines fly, then take a connecting flight into Harare, Bulawayo or Victoria Falls with South African Airways, ComAir, South African Airlink or South African Express. This two-airline option is probably the best option for visitors from the USA. Long-haul airfares are cheapest about 6 months in advance.