CFL (Caminho de Ferro de Luanda) has announced changes to the timetable for passenger trains between Luanda and Malanje. The new timetable has trains leaving Viana station at 0500 on Mondays (Express service), Wednesdays (stopping service) and Fridays (Express service). Trains leave Malanje at 0730 for the return journey on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays. No trains will run on Saturdays.
The Express service will have stops of 20 minutes in N’dalatando and 10 minute stops in Lucala, Cacuso and Lombe.
Tickets are available for sale in Muceques, Viana, N’dalatando and Malanje stations. Tickets for the stopping service cost 1500 Kwanzas. Express tickets are 2000 or 7000 for first class.
As the train service is so new, please check the latest times with CFL before planning your journey