Eswatini by train

Trains - Tickets - Routes

A Travel Guide For Train Travel In Eswatini.

Here you will find information for Eswatini about trains, routes, tours, connections, where to buy train tickets, and more.

Useful Information

Population: 1.13 million

Currency: Lilangeni

Language: Swahili, English

Capital: Mbabane, Lobamba

Country Code: +268

Time Zone: Central Africa Time Zone

Train Companies

The rail network in Eswatini is operated by Eswatini Railways.

Rail Passes

There are no rail passes available for Eswatini.

Routes

Frequently Travelled Routes In Eswatini

National

From > To
Duration (h)
ChangesTransport
Mbabane to Mpaka1:01DirectCar
Mbabane to Manzini1:00DirectBus

 

Eswatini travel routes

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Main Train Stations

  • Mpaka

Good to know

Best Time To Travel To Eswatini

We recommend traveling to Eswatini, formerly known as Swaziland, anytime during the year. However, if the primary purpose of the trip is to see wildlife (like the big five) then we suggest visiting anytime from May to September where the country is dry and the animals come out to find sources of water. Parks with incredible biodiversity are the Mlilwane Wildlife Sanctuary, Hlane Royal National Park, Mantenga Falls Nature Reserve, or the Mkhaya Game Reserve to name a few. It is also possible to travel to Eswatini from October to April when the country experiences its most rainfall but this also offers the best time to watch birds and also gives you plenty of time to experience the local culture and learn the country’s traditions and history through a place like the Lobamba Village.

 

  • Rainy Season: October to April
  • Dry Season: May to September

Accommodation In Eswatini

Booking

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Hostelworld

If you are looking for a low budget accommodation, then go on www.hostelworld.com. They have the best choice of cheap hostels for backpackers and low budget travelers. > BOOK HERE

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Guidebooks For Eswatini

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Travel Insurance

We highly recommend not to travel without insurance. Don’t fret! World Nomads offers many different travel insurance coverage plans to suit your trip best. > BUY HERE

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