We are responsible for ensuring that safety for customers is not compromised in company performance by sensitizing customers with safety


As part of our efforts to better our operations this year, the Central East African Railways CEAR has purchased 5 new locomotives from Transnet Engineering of South Africa.


Central Eastern African Railways

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About CEAR

Central East African Railways is committed to providing a bedrock for national economic development and providing a reliable trade route for the landlocked Malawi and the region through the provision of an efficient and cheaper transport in a competitive manner.

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Customer Service

Our goal at Central East African Railways is to provide you with a safe and pleasant experience while traveling on the train. We will gladly be at your service at any time and in any way you choose

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We manage 24 stations across Malawi


    Live departure / arrival boards

    Station information

    Parking, shopping and more



Download the complete electronic national rail timetable


   - Valid until December 2013

   - Route and network maps

   -  All stations, all trains


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Over 392 employees to date. Find out why you should join us.


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We're working day and night to improve the railway


    Faster journeys

    Better stations

    More trains







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