Welcome to TransNamib Holdings Limited’s corporate website, where you will discover detailed information about the National Railway carrier of Namibia. Transport is an important key factor in the success and growth of Namibia’s economy. 

Our railway lines stretch from the South (South African border) to the Northern part of our country (Angolan border) and from the central part of the country to the  coastal towns of Swakopmund, Walvis Bay and Luderitz. 

On the eastern and north eastern side, the railway line stretches up to Gobabis and Grootfontein respectively, providing an intermodal to neighboring countries via the Trans-Zambezi, Trans-Cunene and Trans-Kalahari highways.


TransNamib promotes developmental initiatives to carry maximum freight task movement on various corridors and strategic locations in the SADC region, especially in supporting land-locked countries and provision of linkages to habours for countries such Botswana, Zambia and Zimbabwe.

TransNamib Holdings Limited is the national surface carrier of Namibia – a leader in provision of rail and road transport solutions within and across the border of the country. “TransNamib” was established in terms of the National Transportation Service Holding Company Act, 28 of 1998, and is the success or of the former TransNamib Ltd. All shares in TransNamib are owned by the Government of the Republic of Namibia, who also exercises non-regulatory control through the appointment of the Company’s directors.

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