How to get there

Flights to Tanzania

Many airlines fly to Kilimanjaro Airport ( JRO - Arusha) and Julius Nyerere International Airport ( Dar es Salaam). The Roadtrip Tanzania office and vehicles are located in Arusha.

SkyScanner and Google Flights are good websites to look for deals and book tickets. Herewith an overview of the major routes:

  • KLM, direct from Amsterdam 
  • Kenyan Airways via Nairobi 
  • Ethiopian Airways, via Addis Ababa 
  • Turkish Airlines, via Istanbul 

Roadtrip Tanzania car delivery and drop off services

It is possible to start or end your roadtrip from another location other than Arusha. The costs are forwarded to the hirer. Note your car rental agreement starts and ends on the date the car leaves and returns to our office. The days required to bring back the car to our office are added as rental days.

  • Delivery or drop off Dar es Salaam: $ 190 + 1 extra car rental day. 
  • Airport transfer (JRO), one way $ 40
  • Car delivery or drop off  Arusha $ 10
  • You have an other location in mind for your one-way car rental? Contact us to enquire about the possibilities. 

How to get to Zanzibar 

For flights to Zanzibar – Regional Air and Coastal Aviation are reliable. You can book your flights online. Do you know that Zanzibar is only a stone's throw away from the mainland? Several boats run between Dar es Salaam and Zanzibar every day, departing from Sokoine Drive. The crossing takes about 2.5 hours and costs around $ 40. Check the website of Azam ferries and Fast Ferries for scheduled departures and tickets. If you want to avoid the hustle and bustle of the port, note that most beach resorts such as Peponi more up north, and Kipepepo, south of Dar, also arrange transfers by private speed boat. Costs are in the range of $ 220 one way / boat. The journey takes an hour. For the real Livingstone Adventurer, you can always catch a ride on a local Dhow sailing from Bagamoyo. At a cost of $2, the price should not let you down, but perhaps the safety conditions will…