There are 4 ways to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) by plane, bus, train, car or taxi

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly from Dar es Salaam  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Lubumbashi (FBM) DAR - FBM

$197 - $859

3 alternative options

Bus to Nairobi, fly  •  11 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Arusha to Nairobi
  2. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Lubumbashi (FBM) NBO - FBM

$230 - $860

Train, bus, drive, taxi  •  2 days 3 h

  1. Take the train from Dar es salaam to Tunduma
  2. Take the bus from Nakonde to Kitwe
  3. Drive from Kitwe to Musoshi
  4. Take a taxi from Lumata to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)

Drive  •  30 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Dar es Salaam to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) 1200.1 miles

$150 - $230

What companies run services between Tanzania and Lubumbashi Airport (FBM), Democratic Republic of the Congo?

Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and Precision Air fly from Dar es Salaam to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) 4 times a day.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Lubumbashi via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Lubumbashi via Nairobi, Ndola
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Nairobi to Lubumbashi
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Nairobi to Lubumbashi via Ndola
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Lubumbashi via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
9 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $850
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Dar es salaam to Tunduma
Ave. Duration
32 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Bus operators
Marangu Luxury Shuttles
Website
marangushuttles.com
Bus from Arusha to Nairobi
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
marangushuttles.com
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Nakonde to Kitwe
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Other operators
Taxi from Lumata to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)?

The distance between Tanzania and Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) is 1067 km. The road distance is 1920 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)?

The cheapest way to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) is to drive which costs $150 - $230 and takes 30 h 36 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)?

The quickest way to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM) is to fly which takes 4 h 54 min and costs $190 - $900.

How long does it take to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM)?

It takes approximately 4 h 54 min to get from Tanzania to Lubumbashi Airport (FBM), including transfers.