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There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam to Tanzania by plane, taxi, shuttle or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly to Zanzibar

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

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Fly to Arusha

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Arusha (ARK)

5 alternative options

Fly to Dar es Salaam

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dar es Salaam (DAR)

Fly to Kilimanjaro, taxi

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Kilimanjaro (JRO)
  2. Take a taxi from Kilimanjaro to Arusha

Fly to Mwanza

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Mwanza (MWZ)

Fly to Nairobi, Shuttle Bus

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Nairobi (NBO)
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Nairobi to Arusha

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Dar es Salaam

Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) flights

The flight time between Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) and Zanzibar (ZNZ) is around 13h 18m and covers a distance of around 7278 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 16m. The fastest flight normally takes 8h 55m. Services are operated by KLM, Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines and others. Typically 39 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
11h 1m
Layover time:
2h 16m
Total time:
13h 18m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
8h 55m
Flight distance:
7278 km
Flights per week:
39
Cheapest price:
$210
Carbon emissions:
1475 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
09:50
Last flight departs at:
20:10

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) flight schedules

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Tanzania

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Tanzania. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Tanzania.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .
For the latest travel status, we recommend checking the official page for Tanzania.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Tanzania relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Tanzania, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Tanzania

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Tanzania. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Tanzania, please check government recommendations.

Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Tanzania

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Netherlands. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Netherlands, please check government recommendations.

Last updated: October 24 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Tanzania is to fly which costs €260 - €550 and takes 12h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Tanzania is to fly and taxi which costs €190 - €700 and takes 11h 12m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Tanzania is 7172 km. The road distance is 10240 km.

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It takes approximately 11h 15m to get from Amsterdam to Tanzania, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Zanzibar Airport is the direct flight which takes 8h 55m.

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Tanzania is 1h ahead of Amsterdam. It is currently 9:41 PM in Amsterdam and 10:41 PM in Tanzania.

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Tanzania is 10240 km. It takes approximately 5 days 9h to drive from Amsterdam to Tanzania.

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Swiss, Edelweiss Air, KLM and four other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Zanzibar Airport.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs €6 - €13.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Tanzania.
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  • Distance: 7172.4 km
  • Duration: 11h 15m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Tanzania?

KLM, Kenya Airways and six other airlines fly from Amsterdam to Zanzibar City every 4 hours.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
10h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
10h 12m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Mombasa
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
11h 5m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
8h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
11h 15m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,100
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Nairobi, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
12h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Zurich, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
13h 15m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
21h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Istanbul, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Nairobi, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
11h 40m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Kilimanjaro via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$600 - $2,200
Air Tanzania
Website
airtanzania.co.tz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Cairo, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Kilimanjaro, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
18h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Mombasa, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Nairobi, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
17h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
20h 40m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flightlink
Website
flightlink.co.tz
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Nairobi, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
16h 57m
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
22h 25m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Istanbul, Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
20h 45m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Arusha via Nairobi, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
17h 15m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Nairobi, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
14h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$280 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Zurich, Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
14h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
22h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $950
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Nairobi, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Cairo, Kigali
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Cairo, Entebbe
Ave. Duration
19h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,000
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Mwanza via Kigali
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $950
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Qatar Airways
Website
qatarairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Doha
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$600 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Doha
Ave. Duration
14h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,300
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Kilimanjaro via Doha
Ave. Duration
14h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Zurich
Ave. Duration
13h 5m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Kilimanjaro via Zurich
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Egyptair
Website
egyptair.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Cairo
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,100
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Cairo
Ave. Duration
10h 30m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Etihad
Website
etihad.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Zanzibar via Abu Dhabi
Ave. Duration
15h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dar es Salaam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nairobi via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
12h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $1,700
Bus operators
Marangu Luxury Shuttles
Phone
+254 203 555 780
Email
info@marangushuttles.com
Website
marangushuttles.com
Shuttle from Nairobi to Arusha
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
marangushuttles.com
Other operators
Taxi from Kilimanjaro to Arusha
Ave. Duration
49 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22

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