Botswana Railways’ core business is freight logistics.The organisation is the country's leading transport operator of bulk goods servicing customers from mining industry, containerised cargo to general goods.

The freight service currently transports bulk commodities like:

  • Soda ash and salt from Botswana Ash to local customers and regional markets in South Africa and Zimbabwe

  • Coal from Morupule Colliery Mine and Sese Mine to local customers and international markets

  • Petroleum products from South Africa and Mozambique into Botswana

  • Grain from South Africa to local customers and in-transit to Zimbabwe

  • Containers from international ports to Botswana dry-ports, GABCON, PALCON and FRANCON

Botswana Railways’ works closely with National Railways of Zimbabwe and Transnet Freight Rail of South Africa to provide end to end transport logistics form imports, exports and transit traffic.

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Botswana Railways views suppliers are strategic partners who offer service and goods to ensure the organisation can serve its customers diligently. Botswana Railways encourages prospective suppliers to register with the organisation. Botswana Railways procurement processes are closely aligned to Botswana Government’s Public Procurement and Disposal Board (PPADB).

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Botswana Railways Offices

Mahalapye Main Road

Mowana Ward


Private Bag 0052




T - +2674711375

F - +2674711385

E - infoatbotrail [dot] bw
BR Express bookingsatbotrail [dot] bw

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