The cheapest flights to Dar Es Salaam

When to find the cheapest flights to Dar Es Salaam

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outbound: 18-Dec-2018
2 stops (18h50m)
Lufthansa
return: 27-Dec-2018
1 stop (21h30m)
Swiss
outbound: 14-Jan-2019
2 stops (31h25m)
Kenya Airways
return: 24-Jan-2019
2 stops (20h25m)
Kenya Airways
outbound: 14-Jan-2019
2 stops (34h10m)
Air France
return: 24-Jan-2019
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KLM
outbound: 02-May-2019
1 stop (18h55m)
Turkish Airlines
return: 22-May-2019
1 stop (13h30m)
Turkish Airlines
outbound: 22-Nov-2018
2 stops (16h20m)
KLM
return: 05-Dec-2018
2 stops (15h50m)
KLM
outbound: 17-Dec-2018
2 stops (28h15m)
Lufthansa
return: 27-Feb-2019
2 stops (20h45m)
Lufthansa
outbound: 03-Feb-2019
1 stop (34h20m)
Swiss
return: 10-Apr-2019
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Lufthansa
outbound: 26-Dec-2018
1 stop (22h35m)
Emirates
return: 12-Jan-2019
1 stop (17h30m)
Emirates
outbound: 05-Dec-2018
1 stop (13h)
Turkish Airlines
return: 12-Dec-2018
1 stop (33h10m)
Turkish Airlines
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Dar es Salaam: beaches, safaris and culture

Dar Es Salaam city centre
Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR): 7 mi from city centre

Flights to Dar Es Salaam: practical information

Cheap airlines to Dar Es Salaam

Dar Es Salaam in Tanzania is calling! Start planning your trip to this African oasis with cheap flights to Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR). From the UK the only direct flights to Dar Es Salaam are with British Airways which departs from Heathrow three times weekly.

When to book flights to Dar Es Salaam

Dar Es Salaam's weather doesn't change too much during the year but it can get very humid in winter, November to February. Whenever you plan your holidays in Dar Es Salaam, it's best to book your flights at least six months before your trip.

  • Peak season: During the cooler months, June to October.
  • Low season: During monsoon, March to May.

Flight duration

Flights to Dar Es Salaam take at least 11 hours with 1 stopover.

Experience Dar Es Salaam: what to see, what to do

Dar Es Salaam is a charming mix of marketplaces, bazaars, beaches and historic buildings. Whether it's a beach holiday or a safari you're after, Dar Es Salaam is the place to be.

Essentials in Dar Es Salaam

Beaches: Dar Es Salaam is famous for its white-sand beaches. Kigamboni Beach is just across the channel via ferry and is one of the most popular beaches in the city. It's not public so a small fee to the hotel will have to be paid.

Safaris: If you want to see some of Tanzania's incredible wildlife, take your Dar Es Salaam car hire to Mikumi National Park and spend the day exploring. Bongoyo Island is also a great day trip.

Makumbusho Village: This open-air museum is quite unique as it shows many types of houses built by Tanzania's different ethnic groups. There are even dance performances a few times a week.

Find more information on Tanzania Tourism.

Accommodations in Dar Es Salaam

There is quite a selection when it comes to hotels in Dar Es Salaam. You'll find everything from backpacker friendly YMCA's to the more familiar Holiday Inn Hotel. The cheapest hotels are located outside the city centre, especially around the university.

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All flight tickets to Dar Es Salaam (Tanzania)

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outbound: 14-Jan-2019
2 stops (31h25m)
Kenya Airways
return: 24-Jan-2019
2 stops (20h25m)
Kenya Airways