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There are 6 ways to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti by plane, taxi, car, shuttle or bus

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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Travel to Arusha, fly to Seronera, taxi  •  4h 45m

  1. Travel from Kilimanjaro to Arusha
  2. Fly from Arusha (ARK) to Seronera (SEU) ARK - SEU
  3. Take a taxi from Seronera to Serengeti

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  20h 15m

  1. Take a shuttle bus from Marangu to Nairobi
  2. Take the bus from Nairobi to Sirare
  3. Drive from Sirare to Serengeti

4 alternative options

Travel to Amboseli, fly to Masai Mara, drive  •  5h 4m

  1. Travel from Kilimanjaro to Amboseli
  2. Fly from Amboseli (ASV) to Masai Mara (MRE) ASV - MRE
  3. Drive from Masai Mara to Serengeti

Travel to Amboseli, fly to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, drive  •  6h 22m

  1. Travel from Kilimanjaro to Amboseli
  2. Fly from Amboseli (ASV) to Maasai Mara Game Reserve (OLX) ASV - OLX
  3. Drive from Maasai Mara Game Reserve to Serengeti

Travel to Amboseli, fly to Maasai Mara Game Reserve, drive #2  •  5h 46m

  1. Travel from Kilimanjaro to Amboseli
  2. Fly from Amboseli (ASV) to Maasai Mara Game Reserve (KTJ) ASV - KTJ
  3. Drive from Maasai Mara Game Reserve to Serengeti

Travel to Amboseli, fly to Ol Seki, drive  •  6h 15m

  1. Travel from Kilimanjaro to Amboseli
  2. Fly from Amboseli (ASV) to Ol Seki (OSJ) ASV - OSJ
  3. Drive from Ol Seki to Serengeti

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti is to bus and drive which costs $85 - $120 and takes 20h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti is to bus and drive which costs $85 - $120 and takes 20h 15m.

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It is approximately 317 km to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti.

It takes approximately 4h 45m to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Arusha Airport to Seronera Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Charterlines, Inc., Air Excel and Auric Air Services Limited offer flights from Arusha Airport to Seronera Airport.

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There are eight+ hotels available in Serengeti. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti.
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  • Distance: 317.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 45m

What companies run services between Kilimanjaro, Tanzania and Serengeti, Tanzania?

There is no direct connection from Kilimanjaro to Serengeti. However, you can take the travel to Arusha airport, fly to Seronera, then take the taxi to Serengeti. Alternatively, you can take the travel to Amboseli airport, fly to Masai Mara, then take the drive to Serengeti.

Airlines
AirKenya Express
Website
airkenya.com
Flights from Amboseli to Masai Mara via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $550
Flights from Amboseli to Maasai Mara Game Reserve via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$430 - $480
Flights from Amboseli to Ol Seki via Nairobi Wilson
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$340 - $800
Mombasa Air Safari
Flights from Amboseli to Masai Mara
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11 - $210
Flights from Amboseli to Maasai Mara Game Reserve
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$11 - $210
Flights from Amboseli to Ol Seki
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$10 - $200
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Arusha to Seronera
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $600
Air Excel
Website
airexcelonline.com
Flights from Arusha to Seronera
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$19 - $420
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Arusha to Seronera via Lake Manyara
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $550
Bus operators
Regional Shuttle
Phone
+254-731-477-950
Email
info@regionalluxuryshuttle.com
Website
regionalluxuryshuttle.com
Shuttle from Marangu to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Schedules at
regionalluxuryshuttle.com
Easy Coach
Phone
+254 0202210711
Email
ict@easycoach.co.ke
Website
easycoach.co.ke
Bus from Nairobi to Sirare
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Schedules at
easycoach.co.ke
Other operators
Taxi from Seronera to Serengeti
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Estimated price
$28 - $35

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