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There are 4 ways to get from Mwanza to Dodoma by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  13h 46m

  1. Take the train from Mwanza to Tabora
  2. Take the bus from Tabora to Dodoma

3 alternative options

Train  •  26h 40m

  1. Take the train from Mwanza to Dodoma

Drive  •  9h 57m

  1. Drive from Mwanza to Dodoma 437.8 miles

$55 - $85

Fly, train  •  13h 48m

  1. Fly from Mwanza (MWZ) to Dar es Salaam (DAR) MWZ - DAR
  2. Take the train from Dar es Salaam to Dodoma

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The cheapest way to get from Mwanza to Dodoma is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Mwanza to Dodoma is to drive which costs $55 - $85 and takes 9h 57m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mwanza and arriving at Dodoma. Services depart three times a week, and operate Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 26h 40m.

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The distance between Mwanza and Dodoma is 514 km. The road distance is 700.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mwanza to Dodoma without a car is to train and bus which takes 13h 46m and costs .

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It takes approximately 13h 46m to get from Mwanza to Dodoma, including transfers.

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Mwanza to Dodoma train services, operated by Tanzania Railways Limited, depart from Mwanza station.

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The quickest flight from Mwanza Airport to Dar es Salaam Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Mwanza to Dodoma train services, operated by Tanzania Railways Limited, arrive at Dodoma station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mwanza to Dodoma is 701 km. It takes approximately 9h 57m to drive from Mwanza to Dodoma.

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  • Distance: 321.3 miles
  • Duration: 13h 46m

What companies run services between Mwanza, Tanzania and Dodoma, Tanzania?

Tanzania Railways Limited operates a train from Mwanza to Dodoma 3 times a week, and the journey takes 26h 40m.

Airlines
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Mwanza to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $90
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Mwanza to Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $230
Train operators
Tanzania Railways Limited
Phone
+255 22 211 0599
Website
trc.co.tz
Train from Mwanza to Tabora
Ave. Duration
6h
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
trc.co.tz
Train from Mwanza to Dodoma
Ave. Duration
26h 40m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
trc.co.tz
Train from Dar es Salaam to Dodoma
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
trc.co.tz
Bus operators
Kidia One Express
Phone
0719766088
Email
info@kidiaone.co.tz
Website
kidiaone.co.tz
Bus from Tabora to Dodoma
Ave. Duration
6h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
kidiaone.co.tz

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Fastjet and Precision Air offer flights from Mwanza Airport to Dar es Salaam Airport.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Dodoma. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Mwanza to Mwanza Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs $4 - $5.

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