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Luxury Buses from Arusha to Dar-es-salaam

Luxury Buses from Arusha to Dar-es-salaam

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Arusha is located in Tanzania with (-3.3667,36.6833) coordinates and Dar es Salaam is located in Tanzania with (-6.8235,39.2695) coordinates. The calculated flying distance from Arusha to Dar es Salaam is equal to 298 miles which is equal to 479 km.

If you want to go by car, the driving distance between Arusha and Dar es Salaam is 631.35 km. If you ride your car with an average speed of 112 kilometers/hour (70 miles/h), travel time will be 05 hours 38 minutes. Please check the avg. speed travel time table on the right for various options.

Difference between fly and go by a car is 152 km.

Flights run, on average, $150 USD for a one way flight. You’ll also need cab fare to the airport, which, depending on your negotiation skills, can run you anywhere from $10-25 USD as well. All in, let’s call it $175. Not too awful really, and it will likely only take you five hours start to finish to arrive in Dar.


The bus ticket runs approximately 32,500-36,000 shillings, or around $16 USD. A cab to the bus station shouldn’t be more than 5,000 shillings, so another $2. Depending with where you are going, you might  you might pay more than in Arusha, IT can be about  10,000… so somewhere between $5-15 more dollars. (You can ask as for a transfers: WhatsApps: +255 759 694 668

Estimated Travel Time:

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48 km/h) 13 hours 09 minutes
40 mph (64 km/h) 09 hours 51 minutes
50 mph (80 km/h) 07 hours 53 minutes
60 mph (97 km/h) 06 hours 30 minutes
70 mph (112 km/h) 05 hours 38 minutes
75 mph (120 km/h) 05 hours 15 minutes

Estimated Travel Time:

10-hour: Dar es Salaam to Arusha by bus

Buses are a convenient way to travel between Dar es Salaam and Arusha, with a number of companies offering routes. The distance between two cities is 407 miles. A 10-hour trip separates these places.

The bus ticket runs approximately 32,500-36,000 shillings, or around $16 USD.

#1. Plane. Visitors getting in to Arusha can enter via Kilimanjaro International Airport or the Arusha Airport.

#2. Car. You can choose to drive in from Nairobi or Dar-es-Salaam via the Nairobi-Mombasa Road.

#3. Bus. You can take an express coach from Nairobi to Arusha.

#1. Plane. The Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR), Tanzania’s main airport, is located about 6 miles west of the city.

#2. Train. There are two train options through Dar es Salaam, including Tanzania Railways Limited, with connections to Dodoma and more. 

#3. Car. 

#4. Bus.

Arusha is a wonderful base for Mount Kilimanjaro climbers and safari enthusiasts, thanks to its location in the Great Rift Valley. Book a guided tour to trek through some of the world’s most beautiful and bountiful landscapes, such as Serengeti National Park, Tarangire National Park, and Lake Manyara.

YES! One of East Africa’s busiest ports, Dar es Salaam is Tanzania’s largest city and commercial center. … Joseph Cathedral are notable structures on the waterfront, and the city has a worthwhile museum. The city’s architecture is a mix of Swahili, German, Asian, and British influences.

No night buses in Tanzania. Long distance buses usually leave around 6-6.00 a.m.

Arusha and Dar-es-salaam Maps

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