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Book your trip to arrive at Julius Nyerere International, or Dar es Salaam - Ubungo. The distance between Kigali and Dar es Salaam is 1144 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Rwandair Express, Ethiopian Airlines, Air Tanzania, Kenya Airways, and Precision Air. Kigali and Dar es Salaam have 87 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Kigali to Dar es Salaam

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYes
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
Air TanzaniaATCTCYes
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes
Precision AirPRFPWYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Kigali to Dar es Salaam?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Kigali and Dar es Salaam takes around 2.5 hours.
What is the flight distance between Kigali and Dar es Salaam?
The flight distance between Kigali and Dar es Salaam is 1144 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Kigali and Dar es Salaam?
Several carriers operate flights between Kigali and Dar es Salaam. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Rwandair Express.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kigali?
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What are the most popular routes to and from Dar es Salaam?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar, Singapore, Entebbe, Mount Kilimanjaro, Nairobi, Durban, Johannesburg, London, Kuala Lumpur, Lusaka, Cape Town, Hyderabad, Dodoma, Manila, Port Elizabeth, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Brisbane, Denpasar, Mbeya.
What airports are near Kigali?
The main airport in Kigali is Kigali International. It is also served by Kigali International, Goma International, Kihihi Airstrip.
What airports are near Dar es Salaam?
The main airport in Dar es Salaam is Julius Nyerere International. It is also served by Julius Nyerere International.
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