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How to get fromEast London to Arushaby plane, taxi, bus, train, car or car train

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There are 7 ways to get from East London to Arusha by plane, taxi, bus, train, car, or car train

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  1. Fly to Arusha8h 51m

    1. Fly from East London (ELS) to Arusha (ARK)planeELS - ARK

    $207–499

6 alternative options

  1. Fly to Kilimanjaro, taxi10h 24m

    1. Fly from East London (ELS) to Kilimanjaro (JRO)planeELS - JRO
    2. Take the taxi from Kilimanjaro (JRO) to Arushataxi

    $292–676

  2. Bus3d 14h

    1. Take the bus from East London to Johannesburgbus
    2. Take the bus from 143 Pritchard St to Shekilangobus
    3. Take the bus from Ubungo Intl Bus Terminal to Central Bus Terminalbus

    $208–229

  3. Bus, train3d 19h

    1. Take the bus from East London to Pretoriabus
    2. Take the train from Pretoria to Parktrain
    3. Take the bus from 143 Pritchard St to Shekilangobus
    4. Take the bus from Dar es Salaam to Arushabus

    $213–252

  4. Bus, train via Serenje4d 8h

    1. Take the bus from East London to Johannesburgbus
    2. Take the bus from 77 Nugget St to Intercity Bus Terminusbus
    3. Take the bus from Lusaka to Serenjebus
    4. Take the train from Serenje to Dar es salaamtrain
    5. Take the train from Dar es Salaam to Arushatrain

  5. Drive, car train2d 17h

    1. Drive from East London to Moltenocar
    2. Take the car train from Molteno to Germistoncartrain
    3. Drive from Germiston to Arushacar

    $543–826

  6. Drive2d 12h

    1. Drive from East London to Arushacar2,810.2 mi

    $631–912

East London (ELS) to Arusha (ARK) flights

Calendar9Weekly Planes
Duration13h 38mAverage Duration
Ticket$202Cheapest Price
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  • Distance: 2,138.4 mi
  • Duration: 8h 51m

What companies run services between East London, South Africa and Arusha, Tanzania?

CemAir, Safair, and five other airlines fly from East London (ELS) to Arusha (ARK) once daily. Alternatively, you can take a bus from East London to Central Bus Terminal via Johannesburg, Park Station, Cbd, 143 Pritchard St, Shekilango, Urafiki, Ubungo, and Ubungo Intl Bus Terminal in around 3d 14h.

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