​Getting There – Kasanka NP

Philip Briggs
By Philip Briggs

Philip has traveled through Zambia several times and is the author of more than 20 guidebooks to various African destinations.

Philip is the Zambia expert for SafariBookings and author of more than 20 guidebooks to Africa.

Philip is our Zambia expert and author of more than 20 guidebooks to Africa.

Kasanka National Park is located 520km/323mi northwest of Lusaka, the capital of Zambia. The drive, on a good tar road, takes about 7 hours*.

To get to Zambia, visitors can fly to the main airport, Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN), located 14km/9mi from Lusaka. Alternatively, if visiting Victoria Falls, you can fly in or out of Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International Airport (LVI), just outside of Livingstone and close to the falls.

*Driving times are only a rough indication. You should always consider the possibility of significant delays.

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Airlines & Ticket Prices

Please check Skyscanner to see which airlines can take you to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (LUN), and what tickets would cost.

Domestic Flights

There are no scheduled flights to Kasanka.

The easiest way to get to the park is by chartered plane. Sky Trails offers flights to Kasanka throughout the Dry season from May to October and into November. Mulembo airstrip is conveniently located near Wasa Lodge.

Passport, Visa & Other Entry Requirements

Please check our Getting There – Zambia page to learn more about passport, visa, COVID-19 and other entry requirements.

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