In less than the time it takes to drive from Lusaka to Livingstone, music and sports fans could be watching their favourite megastars live in South Africa thanks to the new direct flights launched from Lusaka to Durban this month.
There’s plenty to do in Durban in the coming months, from international musical acts such as Roxette and Rodriquez to world-class sports and inspiring exhibitions. Here are a few to watch out for:
Proflight Zambia’s inaugural flight direct from Lusaka to Durban in South Africa took to the skies on September 22, opening up a new convenient route for travellers from Zambia to enjoy the sea, sporting and cultural events, shopping and business prospects.
Representatives from government and other dignitaries joined Proflight representatives on the first flight, which was welcomed in Durban by Zambian High Commissioner to South Africa Emmanuel Mwamba.
The new flight is the second international route for Proflight Zambia and follows the launch of two domestic flights from Lusaka to Kitwe and Kafue National Park this year.
Proflight Zambia has applauded Durban for being chosen as the host city for the 2022 Commonwealth Games, winning a bid to become the first African city to stage the quadrennial sports event.
The multi-sports event to be held from 18 to 30 July 2022, in the South African coastal city.
You can now flight direct from Lusaka to Durban 3 x times weekly with convenient connections and great fares from other destinations in Zambia.