Bus Station in Maputo


Maputo’s long-distance bus depot is about 7km from the centre. Most departures are between 5am and 11am. Taxis bring you inside, directly to your bus. Chapas (Mtc7, 30 minutes to one hour) are marked 'Zimpeto' or...

Bus in Maputo


Daily from Johannesburg’s Park Station complex at 7.45am, and from Maputo at 7am (US$30) and 7pm (US$20). Maputo departures are from the large, white-gated enclosure on Avenida Karl Marx, next to the Resotel...

Bus in Maputo

Luciano Luxury Coach

Daily Monday to Friday from Johannesburg (Hotel Oribi, 24 Bezuidenhout Ave, Troyville) at 5pm and Sunday at 9.30am; from Maputo (from behind the main post office) daily except Saturday at 8.30pm. Also twice...

Bus in Maputo

Cheetah Express

Daily between Maputo and Nelspruit (Mtc1300 return, 3½ hours), departing Maputo at 6am from Avenida Eduardo Mondlane, just west of Avenida Julius Nyerere next to Mundo’s, and departing Nelspruit at about 4pm from...

Bus in Maputo


Just southeast of Avenida José Siduno, with daily bus connections between Maputo and Johannesburg. Departures from Johannesburg are at 8.45am and from Maputo at 7.45am.

Bus Stop in Maputo


Chapas to the airport and Junta. Chapas marked ‘Museu-Benfica’ go along Avenida Eduardo Mondlane. The stop is near the Natural History Museum.

Ferry in Maputo

Catembe Ferry Pier

Daily ferries between Maputo and Catembe from 5am to 11.30pm (per person/vehicle from Mtc5/240, less for vehicles on weekdays).

Car Rental in Maputo


This recommended outfit has efficient service and reasonable prices. Offices also in Beira and Tete.

Car Rental in Maputo


Next to Hotel Polana and at the airport. Offices also in Vilankulo, Beira, Nampula, Pemba and Tete.

Bus Stop in Maputo

Ponto Final

Terminus for some upcountry buses, and for chapas running along Avenida Eduardo Mondlane.

Car Rental in Maputo


Offices also in Beira, Tete, Nampula and Pemba.