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Travel traditionally starts from the airport or railway station. If you don’t know how to get to the center of Dar es salaam or neaby city, we recommend renting a car with a personal driver. Thanks to the service tripinsighttanzania.com not only quickly get to the hotel, but also learn interesting information about the city.

Book your Dar es Salaam airport transfer with confidence. We offer Free Cancellation policy up to 24 hours before pickup. The Dar es Salaam airport transfer service includes meet and greet and flight monitoring. It is the most comfortable, stress-free travel option. 

We specialise in private Dar es Salaam airport transfers with professional drivers and quality vehicles since 2010. Book your Dar es Salaam transfer with our simple and easy to use booking system and avoid long taxi queues at the airport. Your driver will wait at the meeting point, holding a sign with your name and drive you to your destination in safety and comfort.

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How far is it between Dar es Salaam and Bagamoyo

Dar es Salaam is located in Tanzania with (-6.8235,39.2695) coordinates and Mbeya is located in Tanzania with (-8.9,33.45) coordinates. The calculated flying distance from Dar es Salaam to Mbeya is equal to 423 miles which is equal to 681 km.

If you want to go by car, the driving distance between Dar es Salaam and Mbeya is 829.53 km. If you ride your car with an average speed of 112 kilometers/hour (70 miles/h), travel time will be 07 hours 24 minutes. Please check the avg. speed travel time table on the right for various options.
Difference between fly and go by a car is 149 km.

Estimated Travel Time Between Dar es Salaam and Mbeya

Average SpeedTravel Time
30 mph (48 km/h)17 hours 16 minutes
40 mph (64 km/h)12 hours 57 minutes
50 mph (80 km/h)10 hours 22 minutes
60 mph (97 km/h)08 hours 33 minutes
70 mph (112 km/h)07 hours 24 minutes
75 mph (120 km/h)06 hours 54 minutes

Dar es salaam airport transfer to Mbeya FAQ

Mbeya’s surrounding area has been referred to as the “Scotland of Africa”. Its hills are arrayed in bracken and heather, but botanically are tightly related to the Fynbos (fine bush) from Western Cape Province in South Africa than the Highlands of Scotland. Loleza Mountain is the nearest peak to Mbeya , which towers over and behind the town. Mbeya Peak is some distance away but visible.

Mount Rungwe is the highest peak in Mbeya region’s wider area and dominates the sky for various kilometers around. It has 10 or more dormant volcanic domes and craters. Towering above the tiny town of Tukuyu, at 9,711 feet or 2,960 metres, Rungwe is the highest peak in southern Tanzania and follows some of the peaks in the country’s north including Mountain Kilimanjaro (19,341 feet or 5,895 metres) and Mount Meru (14,977 feet or 4,565 metres).

A catchment forest reserve gazetted in 1949 surrounds Mountain Rungwe. This reserve includes upper montane forest, montane grassland and montane forest, with few amounts of heath and bushland at the upper altitudes, found in low underbrush on streams including at the montane forest edges. The forest inhabits various significant forest wildlife such as the vulnerable Abbott’s Duiker. The forest is taken to be an essential bird area, having two vulnerable species. The most prominent creatures are Colobus monkeys and Rungwe bush vipers.


Located on the Swahili coast, Dar es Salaam is an important economic centre and is one of the fastest-growing cities in the world. The town was founded by Majid bin Said, the first Sultan of Zanzibar, in 1865 or 1866. It was the main administrative and commercial center of German East Africa, Tanganyika, and Tanzania.

In general, there are over 100 different languages spoken, but we can look at the most spoken and widely used language, which is Swahili, which is a language that the whole population uses or may use next to other tribal languages.

The Tanzanian Shilling is the official currency of Tanzania, but US dollars are also widely accepted in tourist areas. Dollar notes printed before 2009 are usually not accepted. You can exchange money at many authorised dealers, banks and bureaux de change.

A visa is required when traveling to Tanzania from the United States and Canada. Currently, this can be obtained at arrival airports and border crossings and is valid for 90 days. A valid passport is mandatory. Your passport must be valid for at least 6 months beyond the date you expect to leave Tanzania.

There are no compulsory vaccinations required for Tanzania, however, we recommend you consult with your local travel clinic for the most up to date recommendations, particularly in regards to malaria prophylactics. Proof of yellow fever vaccination is required if you are coming from or have transited through an airport of a country where yellow fever occurs.

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