Cheap flights from Lusaka to Dar es Salaam

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Tips to know when travelling to Dar es Salaam

Book your trip to arrive at Julius Nyerere International, or Dar es Salaam - Ubungo. The distance between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam is 1503 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Emirates, Airlink (SAA), and Air Tanzania. Lusaka and Dar es Salaam have 111 direct flights per week.

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

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
EmiratesUAEEKNo
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes
Air TanzaniaATCTCYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Tanzania COVID-19 travel restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Tanzania – 08/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Zambia can enter Tanzania, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Tanzania
  • Mandatory health surveillance form for Zanzibar

Return

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Zambia
  • Mandatory health declaration form
Additional information
  • Health screening on arrival
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Tanzania in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Lusaka to Dar es Salaam?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam takes around 2.2 hours.
What is the flight distance between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam?
The flight distance between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam is 1503 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam?
Several carriers operate flights between Lusaka and Dar es Salaam. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Tanzania.
What are the most popular routes to and from Lusaka?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lusaka and Johannesburg, Perth, Durban, Cape Town, Edinburgh, Nairobi, Kyiv, Maseru, Port Elizabeth, Ahmedabad, Mount Kilimanjaro, Northern Cyprus, Edmonton, Sharm El Sheikh, Shenyang, George, Bengaluru, Hanoi, Lahore, Bishkek.
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, Cape Town, Hyderabad, Dodoma, Kigali, Manila, Port Elizabeth, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Brisbane, Denpasar, Mbeya.
What airports are near Lusaka?
The main airport in Lusaka is Kenneth Kaunda International. It is also served by Kenneth Kaunda International.
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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