Overview

The border crossing between Mozambique and Eswatini serves both road and railway traffic. The process is normal. However, during the holiday period, there can be a large queue of vehicles waiting to get through the border. Usually no heavy traffic uses this border.

Border Crossing Location and Contact

Name of Border Crossing

Goba border crossing

Province or District

Maputo

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Border Crossing

Goba, 10 km (11 min)

Latitude

-26.257053

Longitude

32.084697

Managing Authority / Agency

 

Contact Person

 

 

Travel Times

Nearest International Airport

Maputo

Distance in 85.4 km

Truck Travel Time: 4’00’’

Car Travel time: 1’40’’

Nearest Port

Maputo

Distance in 83.2 km

Truck Travel Time: 4’00’’

Car Travel time: 1’35’’

Nearest location with functioning wholesale markets,

or with significant manufacturing or production capacity

Matola

Distance in 75.9 km

Truck Travel Time: 3’30’’

Car Travel time: 1’25’’

Other Information

 

Fuel available nearby

No weighbridges until Maputo

Hours of Operation

Mondays

8:00 – 18:00

Tuesdays

8:00 – 18:00

Wednesdays

8:00 – 18:00

Thursdays

8:00 – 18:00

Fridays

8:00 – 18:00

Saturdays

8:00 – 18:00

Sundays

8:00 – 18:00

National Holidays

8:00 – 18:00

Seasonal Constraints

n/a

 

Daily Capacity

The border crossing process usually takes 15-20 min per vehicle giving a capacity of about 40-50 vehicles per day.

Customs Clearance

Border & Vehicle Requirements:

For more information on customs in Mozambique, please see the following link: 1.3 Customs Information 

Other Relevant Information

Border & Vehicle Costs (prices are subject to change):

For more information on government contact details, please see the following link: 4.1 Government Contact List