Dar Es Salaam is the largest city in the East African nation of Tanzania and is service by Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR) which is just over seven miles to the southwest of the city center. DAR, named after the nation’s first president, Julius Nyerere, sees nearly two and a half million travelers each year pass through its gates. Air Tanzania, Fastjet, and Precision Air all use DAR as a hub airport. Additionally, many major, national, and regional carriers fly into DAR from points throughout the African continent as well as cities in Europe., These include:
- Turkish Airlines
Popular Routes to Dar Es Salaam Airport
You can fly from many cities in Africa and the Middle East non-stop to Julius Nyerere International Airport. From within Tanzania, travel from Kilimanjaro and a handful of other cities direct to Dar Es Salaam. Non-stop flights from the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kenya, and Ethiopia are all available, too.
See What’s Beyond Dar Es Salaam Airport
Dar es Salaam, which translates from Arabic to “The place of peace” in English, is one of the largest cities in East Africa and sits directly on the coast of the Indian Ocean. Due to a growing international population, restaurants offering cuisine from around the world can be found throughout the city. Dar es Salaam has five museums that are all part of the National Museum of Tanzania, which cover a large range of science as cultural topics.
Transportation from Dar Es Salaam Airport
Public transportation is available from the airport as well as private shuttles that can take you directly to your destination. You can also pick up a rental car if you’re going to be driving yourself. To check on the best rental car rates available, click on the Skyscanner car rental search tab and compare rental car rates as well as airport transfers.
Cheap Flights to Dar Es Salaam Airport
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