Getting there & away
Intercape Mainliner’s weekly buses between Windhoek (US$38, 9 hours) and Victoria Falls (US$36, 11 hours) pass Rundu’s Shell petrol station at 5.15am Saturday northbound and 7.15pm Sunday southbound.
Star Line’s twice-weekly services between Windhoek (US$15, 11 hours) and Katima Mulilo (US$12, seven hours) also call in at Rundu. Star Line runs a bus from Rundu to Tsumeb (US$9, four hours), via Grootfontein, at 8pm on Wednesday and Sunday. The bus from Grootfontein to Rundu (US$8, three hours) leaves at 7.30pm on Tuesday and Friday.
A car ferry and border crossing are expected soon between Rundu and Calai, across the river in Angola.