There are 5 ways to get from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) by plane, taxi, bus 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 Kilimanjaro  •  1 h

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) NBO - JRO

$100 - $380

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Bus, taxi  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi Airport to Arusha Airport
  2. Take a taxi from Arusha Airport to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)

$49 - $54

3 alternative options

Fly to Arusha, taxi  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Arusha (ARK) NBO - ARK
  2. Take a taxi from Arusha to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)

$311 - $1,409

Bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Nairobi Airport to Moshi

$55 - $58

Drive  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) 193.7 miles

$27 - $40

Questions & Answers

The distance between Nairobi Airport (NBO) and Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) is 233 km. The road distance is 309.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 6 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h to fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Kilimanjaro (JRO), including transfers and time at the airport.

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The best way to get from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) is to fly which takes 1 h and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 38 min.

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The quickest flight from Nairobi Airport to Kilimanjaro Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) is 310 km. It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to drive from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO).

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Kenya Airways and Precision Air offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Kilimanjaro Airport.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO). Prices start at $35 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO).
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  • Distance: 145.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h

What companies run services between Nairobi Airport (NBO), Kenya and Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO), Tanzania?

Kenya Airways and Precision Air fly from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) 5 times a day. Alternatively, A.A.B.S. operates a bus from Nairobi Airport (NBO) to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO) on demand. Tickets cost $40 and the journey takes 7 h.

Airlines
Precision Air
Website
precisionairtz.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $850
Flights from Nairobi to Arusha via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
3 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Nairobi to Arusha via Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Nairobi to Arusha via Kilimanjaro
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Bankair
Website
bankair.com
Flights from Nairobi to Arusha via Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,800
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Nairobi to Arusha via Musoma
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Bus operators
A.A.B.S.
Phone
+254-722 763 818
Email
info@aashuttles.com
Website
aashuttles.com
Bus from Nairobi Airport to Arusha Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
aashuttles.com
Bus from Nairobi Airport to Moshi
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
aashuttles.com
Other operators
Taxi from Arusha to Kilimanjaro Airport (JRO)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Estimated price
$20 - $24

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