Nairobi to Dar es Salaam flights from £119

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Tips to know when travelling to Dar es Salaam

Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Dar es Salaam. Book your trip to arrive at Julius Nyerere International, or Dar es Salaam - Ubungo. The distance between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam is 668 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Precision Air, Kenya Airways, Emirates, Air Tanzania, and Qatar Airways. Nairobi and Dar es Salaam have 111 direct flights per week.

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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 Kenya 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

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions for vaccinated travelers
  • No proof of a 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 Kenya
  • Mandatory health surveillance form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in certain settings

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 Nairobi to Dar es Salaam?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam takes around 1.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam?
The flight distance between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam is 668 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam?
Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Precision Air, Air Tanzania, Kenya Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, Malindi, Ukunda, Kisumu, Entebbe, Eldoret, London, Lamu, Melbourne, Perth, Dublin, Zanzibar, Sydney, Mumbai, Juba, Maasai Mara, Kigali, Addis Ababa, Durban, Helsinki.
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, Durban, Johannesburg, London, Kuala Lumpur, Lusaka, Cape Town, Hyderabad, Dodoma, Kigali, Manila, Port Elizabeth, Mumbai, Bengaluru, Brisbane, Denpasar, Mbeya.
Which airports are there in Nairobi?
Nairobi is mainly served by Jomo Kenyatta International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wilson.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.
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.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Nairobi and Dar es Salaam?
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