CR Holdings is a well established and professionally run coach company in Zambia with over 16 years experience in bus services. CR Holdings provides quality travel with a fleet of 37, 60-seater luxury coaches and regular bus services to over 20 towns in Zambia. The coach's 'Twaba pa Lwendo' scheme offers a 15% discount on fares and free luggage allowance to passengers who have a medical scheme with Momentum Zambia.
CR Holdings coaches are equipped with television sets, music system and fridges for refreshments (served free of charge)! The company operates passenger coach stations in four major cities – Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe and Livingstone – and smaller ticket sales offices in other towns.
Backup buses in case of a breakdown
Full third party insurance cover
Fully trained drivers and bus crew
Quality service is important to CR Holdings who give safety and comfort a high priority. Full third party insurance cover applies on all local coaches. Drivers and bus crew are fully trained on passenger service and road safety.
All coaches have a full regular manufacturer-recommended service, resulting in excellent performance and reduced travelling times. In the unlikely event of a bus breakdown, a backup bus is despatched immediately.
The company services 20 towns in Zambia and operates from major passenger coach stations in four major cities – Lusaka, Ndola, Kitwe and Livingstone.
Travel and loyalty incentives
The CR Holdings 'Twaba pa Lwendo' scheme offers a 15% discount on fares and free luggage allowance to passengers who have a medical scheme with Momentum Zambia. These passengers also enjoy preferential treatment upon presentation of their membership cards.
In addition, local travellers who accumulate five tickets within six months earn a free ticket to any local destination of their choice. Finally, regional travellers who accumulate ten tickets in six months earn a free ticket to Johannesburg!
CR Holdings routes and bus station details
Timing for local routes:
Copperbelt towns: daily three buses depart and arrive
Solwezi town: daily one bus departs and arrives
Livingstone: daily two buses depart and arrive
En route towns are also serviced
Bus stations and ticket office details - local:
Lusaka station and ticket office: Intercity bus terminal in Kamwala
Ndola station and ticket office: Broadway Shopping Centre
Kitwe station and ticket office: Railway Station
Livingstone station and ticket office: Mosi-oa-Tunya Road near town centre
Small offices and agents in the smaller towns
Bus stations and ticket office details - regional:
Lusaka: Intercity bus terminal, Kamwala
CR Holdings agents:
Chingola – Mwansa Chewe: +260 979 638 281
Choma – Mike: +260 976 636 455
Kabwe – Felix Rumsey: +260 977 702509
Kapiri Mposhi – Bwalya: +260 978 927605
Kazungula – Kaumba: +260 977 46 979
Kitwe – Justine Chibeka: +260 977 782714
Lusaka – Lengwe: +260 976 936164
Mansa – Mwansa: +260 977 248099
Mazabuka – Borny: +260 977 716811
Mufulira – Emelda Rumsey: +260 966 493355
Ndola – Webster Siwale: +260 977 655765
Sesheke – Kaumba: +260 977 460979
Solwezi – Kingsley Chikani: +260 977 721203
Postal and Courier
CR Holdings routes take them to more than a dozen final destinations in Zambia. As a service to its passengers and clients, they provide a courier service en route for small loads of cargo. This service is a much needed as it is timely and passengers accompany their luggage and cargo.