ZRL runs passenger trains on its rail network from Livingstone to Kitwe and currently provides this service to an average of 200,000 people per year. The target by 2018, is to increase to 400,000 per year.

To date Zambia Railways has made significant improvements to its passenger coaches such as the Mulobezi and Kafue trains.

We provide express train service and ordinary passenger train services:

ORDINARY PASSENGER TRAIN SERVICE

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1. ZAMBEZI TRAIN

The new Zambezi train is a state of the art train which currently is running between Kitwe and Livingstone.

The train runs twice weekly with the following facilities on board;

  • Business class, Standard, economy coaches
  • Sleeper compartments
  • Snack coach(restaurant)
  • Air-conditioned coaches
  • Flushable toilets
  • Television sets and music system
  • Customer care service

2. KAFUE TRAIN

The Kafue train runs between Kitwe and Livingstone twice every week.This train accords the traveling public an opportunity to travel at a very minimal fare compared to the other trains.

The Kafue train departs Kitwe

3. MULOBEZI TRAIN

The Mulobezi mixed train runs between Livingstone and Mulobezi with a provision of wagons for carrying animals.

EXPRESS TRAIN SERVICE  “THE GOLDEN JUBILEE TRAIN”

The Golden Jubilee Micheal Chilufya Sata train is restricted to group bookings for passengers travelling for church conferences,sports festivals and school tours etc.

The train has the following facilities:

  • Business class,Standard and economy coaches
  • Sleeper compartments
  • Snack coach(restaurant)
  • Air conditioned coaches
  • Flushable toilets
  • Television sets and music system
  • Customer care service

 

For information and bookings, contact us through the following offices nearest to you: