Transportation

Ferry in Kigoma

MV Liemba

The MV Liemba connects Kigoma with Mpulungu in Zambia every second Wednesday (1st/2nd/economy class US$105/95/75, at least 40 hours). US dollars cash only.
Ferry in Dar es Salaam

Azam Marine

Azam operates four fast catamarans daily between Dar and Zanzibar Island (economy/VIP US$35/50), departing daily in each direction between about 7am and 4pm. The exact timings change frequently; check the website fo…
Boat in Tanzania

MV Liemba

The venerable MV Liemba connects Kigoma with Mpulungu in Zambia every other Wednesday, with prices for 1st/2nd/economy class costing US$105/95/75 (payment in US dollars cash only). The trip takes at least 40 hours a…
Airport in Tanzania

Kilimanjaro International Airport

Kili International, between Arusha and Moshi, handles both domestic and international flights, and is the best option for itineraries in Arusha and the northern safari circuit. It has a currency-exchange desk and an…
Airline in Tanzania

Coastal Aviation

This long-standing and reliable airline has an extensive flight network to major towns and most national parks, including Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Dodoma, Kilwa Masoko, Lake Manyara National Park, Mafia, Mwanza, Pemba…
Ferry in Lake Nyasa

Lake Nyasa Ferries

At the time of writing, two new ferries – MV Njombe and MV Ruvuma – had been commissioned for Lake Nyasa, so the almost defunct service was set to be revived. The service should run weekly between Itungi and Mbamba …
Bus in Tanzania

Rainbow Shuttle

Daily shuttle service between Moshi, Arusha and Nairobi. Departures from Moshi are at 6am and 11am from the YMCA. Departures from Arusha are at 8am and 2pm from New Safari Hotel. Departures from Nairobi are at 8am a…
Bus Station in Dar es Salaam

Mbagala–Rangi Tatu

You may find yourself transiting at this very busy dalla-dalla stop for travel between Dar es Salaam and points south, including Kilwa Masoko. It's reachable via dalla-dalla from New Posta Transport Stand or Steshen…
Ferry in Mwanza

MV Victoria

At the time of research, the MV Victoria was still out of commission; however, hopes are high that it will start again in late 2017 or 2018. The one-way travel time between Mwanza and Kemondo (the port south of Buko…
Train in Dar es Salaam

Central Line Train

Tanzania Railways Limited 'Central Line' trains connect Dar es Salaam with Kigoma and Mwanza via Tabora. There is also a spur line from Tabora to Mpanda. The Dar es Salaam train station (with ticketing office) is in…