Taxis, parking and car rental at Dar es Salaam Airport

A short-term parking is available at Julius Nyerere International Airport (JNIA). The parking area provides 24 hours 7 days a week CCTV coverage, attendant patrols, improved lighting and safe pedestrian access to the terminal.
Parking charges: 1000 Tshs/hour.
Taxis & Uber
Taxis are available 24 hours a day at Dar es Salaam International Airport. They don't have a taximeter so any ride must be negotiated with the driver before entering the vehicle. Dar es Salaam is a large city, and the price and the ride time (15 to 40 minutes) depend on the distance to the destination area and on congestion of the streets. The average fare between the airport and the city center is 40,000 TZS (~US$ 18).
Uber is also available in Dar es Salaam.
Shuttles and buses
Frequent buses and coaches link Julius Nyerere International Airport with destinations across Dar Es Salaam and other regions of Tanzania through an extensive bus network. Bus stop for public network is located just 500m and 1000m from Terminal 1 and Terminal 2. Bus fare to city center is 400 Tshs and is regulated by SUMATRA.
Minibus shuttles set up by hotels run between the airport, the city center and tourist areas.

Click here to book a shuttle

Car rental companies
Several car rental companies offer their services in Tanzania. Some of them have an office in Dar es Salaam International airport where to pick-up your car 24h a day and others provide you with the car on your arrival.

Book your car online to have your keys on your arrival

VIP service
Several companies offer VIP transport service at the airport at good price. From the airport to your hotel or residence, anywhere in the country, comfortable and air-conditioned car or minibus drive you safely through your journey. These services are available on request.

Book your VIP services clicking here

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