Flights from Arusha (ARK) to Dar es Salaam (DAR)
Whether you’re travelling from Arusha to Dar es Salaam for vacations, business or family visits its always a smart choice to compare prices and make sure you’re getting the best deal before booking your travel. Travelling from the North of Tanzania to the capital city can be quite the trek but as soon as you reach the big metro you’ll feel the excitement generated by the hustle and bustle of city life in Dar es Salaam.
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If you’re all set to hit the skies, then start booking your travel arrangements with us today. There is a direct connection between Arusha and Dar es Salaam. Use the box above to search flights for your specific dates and passenger numbers.
Distance and Flight Time
The average flying distance from Arusha to Dar es Salaam is equal to 479 km and will take you around 1 hours and 10 minutes from the airport to airport. The trip offers you some time to relax, watch your favourite movie and by the time you finish your entertainment you should be preparing for landing. There are regular flights servicing the Arusha to Dar es Salaam route with 3 flights per day from Precision air, Coastal Aviation, Regional Air, Auric Air and ZanAir
If you prefer to get a better lay of the land you can also travel by road by hiring a car or booking a bus, travelling by road you will have to cover around 631 kilometres which should take you 9 hours and 56 minutes to complete.
Not to Miss During Flights
Most flights from Arusha to Dar es Salaam are usually conducted by regional airliners, which are light planes that can carry between 10 to 14 passengers. Flying from Arusha to Dar, you will catch a glimpse of Zanzibar town and the archipelago. You’ll also pass through Korogwe and Lushoto – small Tanzanian towns within the Tanga region.
Airport & Layover Tips
Explore Tanzania’s biggest airport also known as the Julius Nyerere International Airport that services thousands of domestic, regional and international travellers each week. There is no shortage of travel alternatives when leaving the airport with a range of rental car agencies, cabs, buses, shuttles and Uber drivers all just a call away.