The quickest way to get from Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) to Karatu is to taxi which costs $60 – $80 and takes 3h 6m. What is the distance between Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) and Karatu? The distance between Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) and Karatu is 156 km. The road distance is 190.4 km.