Trans-Oranje Corridor

The Trans-Oranje Corridor (previously known as the Southern Extension) is
a tarred road linking the Ports of Walvis Bay and Lüderitz with the Northern
Cape Province of South Africa. The Corridor is complemented by a railway
line from the Port of Lüderitz extending southwards to the Northern Cape
Province via Upington. 

Distance Table

Country Location Distance from the Port of Lüderitz Transit times
Namibia Keetmanshoop 353 km 1 day
  Windhoek 862 km 1 day
South Africa Johannesburg 1,678 km 2-3 days
  Upington 863 km 2 days

Border Post Operating Hours

Country Border post Operating hours Type of load
Namibia/South Africa Ariamsvlei/ 24 hours Normal
  Upington 06:00-22:00 Normal
Namibia/South Africa Noordoewer 24 hours Normal
  Vioolsdrif 06:00-22:00 Normal

Customs & Road Authorities

Namibia


Southern Region
Keetmanshoop
Tel.: +264 63 22 2333 / 22 2749
Fax: +264 63 22 3043
e-mail: keetmanshoop@mof.gov.na


Noordoewer
Tel.: +264 63 297 147 / 297 148
Fax: +264 63 297 138
e-mail: noordoewer@mof.gov.na


Ariamsvlei
Tel.: +264 63 280 023 / 280 024
Fax: +264 63 280 020
e-mail: ariamsvlei@mof.gov.na


Ministry of Works, Transport and Communication (MWTC)
Department of Transport: Director of Transport
Tel.: +264 61 208 8624
Fax: +264 61 208 8441


Roads Authority
Weighbridges Division


Keetmanshoop
Tel.: +264 63 221 550 / 221 576

Karasburg

Tel.: +264 63 270 740 / 270 741


Permits Division
Tel.: +264 61 284 7000
URL: www.mof.gov.na
e-mail: informationcentre@mof.gov.na


South Africa


South African Revenue Service
Deputy Chief Operations Officer: Regional Coordination
Tel.: +27 12 422 4447
Fax: +27 12 452 9669

Ministry of TransportNational Department of Transport: Infrastructure PlanningTel.: +27 12 309 3120 / 309 3480       

Fax: +27 12 309 3471

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