Buses and other transport in the
Democratic Republic of the Congo
2,344,858 sq km.
Population 73.6 million
Large cities: Kinshasa, Lubumbashi





Information has been obtained from sources as referenced and the persons indicated below.

This site is divided into several subpages.
Please click on the links below
buses in Goma (North Kivu)
buses in Bukavu (South Kivu)
ships on Lake Kivu

A start with buses in the eastern part of the DRC, the Kivu's. Lack of surfaced roads and the insecurity of the region makes that large buses are very rare. Most transport is by (Toyota Hiace) minibus and by boat on Lake Kivu, between Goma and Bukavu. But of course there are a few surprises.

Contributions were made by:
John Veerkamp (2012/2013)
Buses World Wide
(maps and basic data: www.cia.gov)

(This site will be further developed over time)