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Dar es salaam airport transfer to Mtwara| Shuttle Transfer | Private Transport | Taxi Service to Mtwara | Group Transfers 

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 Mtwara:

Dar es Salaam is located in Tanzania with (-6.8235,39.2695) coordinates and Mtwara is located in Tanzania with (-10.2667,40.1833) coordinates. The calculated flying distance from Dar es Salaam to Mtwara is equal to 246 miles which is equal to 396 km.

If you want to go by car, the driving distance between Dar es Salaam and Mtwara is 560.92 km. If you ride your car with an average speed of 112 kilometers/hour (70 miles/h), travel time will be 05 hours 00 minutes. Please check the avg. speed travel time table on the right for various options.
Difference between fly and go by a car is 165 km.

Estimated Travel Time Between Dar es Salaam and Mtwara

Average SpeedTravel Time
30 mph (48 km/h)11 hours 41 minutes
40 mph (64 km/h)08 hours 45 minutes
50 mph (80 km/h)07 hours 00 minutes
60 mph (97 km/h)05 hours 46 minutes
70 mph (112 km/h)05 hours 00 minutes
75 mph (120 km/h)04 hours 40 minutes

Dar es salaam airport transfer to Mtwara FAQ

The small town of Mtwara is located on the coast of southeastern Tanzania, along the rugged coastline that leads to the Mozambique border. Mtwara is slightly higher on the Makonde Plateau and is one of the most remote locations in Tanzania.

The city has a special landmark, St. Paul’s Church, which features some remarkable murals of biblical scenes painted by German priests.

Mtwara was originally built by the British as a center for a large agricultural project with peanut plantations along Tanzania’s south coast: the Tanganyika Groundnut Project. The project was supposed to make up for food shortages in the UK, but unfortunately failed.

Mtwara is a relaxed city spread over a wide area. To the north around Shangani are some good beaches, Shangani is where many of the more affluent people in Mtwara live.

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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