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There are 6 ways to get from Mbeya to Mikumi by train, taxi, car, plane or ferry

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Train, taxi

  1. Take the train from Mbeya to Mang'ula
  2. Take a taxi from Mang'ula to Mikumi

5 alternative options

Drive

  1. Drive from Mbeya to Mikumi

Fly to Dodoma, drive

  1. Fly from Mbeya (MBI) to Dodoma (DOD)
  2. Drive from Dodoma to Mikumi

Fly to Dar es Salaam, train, taxi

  1. Fly from Mbeya (MBI) to Dar es Salaam (DAR)
  2. Take the train from Dar es salaam to Kisaki
  3. Take a taxi from Kisaki to Mikumi

Fly to Iringa, taxi

  1. Fly from Mbeya (MBI) to Iringa (IRI)
  2. Take a taxi from Iringa to Mikumi

Fly to Zanzibar, ferry, train, taxi

  1. Fly from Mbeya (MBI) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)
  2. Take the ferry from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam
  3. Take the train from Dar es salaam to Kisaki
  4. Take a taxi from Kisaki to Mikumi

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

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Official Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information for Tanzania

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Last updated: May 19 | Data sourced from: ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Mbeya to Mikumi is to drive, which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Mbeya to Mikumi is to drive which costs $40 - $65 and takes 8h 9m.

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The distance between Mbeya and Mikumi is 423 km. The road distance is 513.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mbeya to Mikumi without a car is to train and taxi which takes 20h 43m and costs $45 - $70.

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It takes approximately 20h 43m to get from Mbeya to Mikumi, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Mbeya Airport to Dodoma Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 40m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mbeya to Mikumi is 514 km. It takes approximately 8h 9m to drive from Mbeya to Mikumi.

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Precision Air and Air Tanzania offer flights from Mbeya Airport to Dodoma Airport.

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There are three+ hotels available in Mikumi. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mbeya to Mbeya Airport is to Private Transfer which takes 1 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Mbeya to Mikumi.
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  • Distance: 423 km
  • Duration: 20h 43m

What companies run services between Mbeya, Tanzania and Mikumi, Tanzania?

There is no direct connection from Mbeya to Mikumi. However, you can take the taxi to Mbeya, take the train to Mang'ula, then take the taxi to Mikumi. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Mikumi.

Airlines
Air Tanzania
Website
airtanzania.co.tz
Flights from Mbeya to Dodoma via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $220
Flights from Mbeya to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $160
Flights from Mbeya to Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $180
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Mbeya to Dodoma via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $270
Flights from Mbeya to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Flights from Mbeya to Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $220
Flights from Mbeya to Zanzibar via Dar es Salaam, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
9h 5m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Mbeya to Iringa via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
20h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $240
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Mbeya to Mang'ula
Ave. Duration
18h 56m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Ordinary
$9 - $14
Express
$11 - $16
Train from Dar es salaam to Kisaki
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Ferry operators
Azam Marine
Phone
+255 22 2123324
Email
info@azammarine.com
Website
azammarine.com
Ferry from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $80
Schedules at
azammarine.com
Book at
newbooking.azammarine.com
Economy
$35
Business
$40
VIP
$60
Royal
$80
Other operators
Taxi from Mang'ula to Mikumi
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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