There are 8 ways to get from Tanzania to Namibia by plane, car, shuttle, train, ferry 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.

Recommended option

Fly Dar es Salaam to Windhoek  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Windhoek (WDH) DAR - WDH

$307 - $709

Cheapest option

Train, ferry, bus  •  5 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Dar es Salaam to Kigoma
  2. Take the ferry from Kigoma to Kasanga
  3. Take the bus from Mpulungu to Lusaka
  4. Take the bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
  5. Take the bus from Livingstone to Windhoek

$208 - $242

6 alternative options

Fly Dar es Salaam to Walvis Bay  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Walvis Bay (WVB) DAR - WVB

$557 - $2,009

Fly Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls, drive  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Victoria Falls (VFA) DAR - VFA
  2. Drive from Chobe National Park to Katima Mulilo

Fly Dar es Salaam to Livingstone, shuttle, drive  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Livingstone (LVI) DAR - LVI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Victoria Falls Airport to Chobe National Park
  3. Drive from Chobe National Park to Katima Mulilo

Fly Dar es Salaam to Kasane, drive  •  10 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Kasane (BBK) DAR - BBK
  2. Drive from Kasane to Katima Mulilo

Fly Zanzibar to Livingstone, shuttle, drive  •  12 h 29 min

  1. Fly from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Livingstone (LVI) ZNZ - LVI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Victoria Falls Airport to Chobe National Park
  3. Drive from Chobe National Park to Katima Mulilo

Drive  •  2 days 7 h

  1. Drive from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek 2454.2 miles

$320 - $470

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tanzania to Namibia is to train and ferry and bus which costs $200 - $250 and takes 5 days 0 h.

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The quickest way to get from Tanzania to Namibia is to fly which costs $300 - $750 and takes 7 h 2 min.

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The distance between Tanzania and Namibia is 2712 km. The road distance is 3926.7 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 2 min to get from Tanzania to Namibia, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Tanzania to Namibia without a car is to train and ferry and bus which takes 5 days 0 h and costs $200 - $250.

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Map of how to get from Tanzania to Namibia.
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  • Distance: 1694.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 2 min

What companies run services between Tanzania and Namibia?

South African Airways, Ethiopian Airlines and three other airlines fly from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek 4 times a day.

Airlines
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $700
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Johannesburg, Capetown
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $700
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Walvis Bay via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $2,000
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Livingstone via Johannesburg, Nelspruit
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Kasane via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,200
Flights from Zanzibar to Livingstone via Dar es Salaam, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
10 h 30 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$430 - $1,500
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $700
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Nairobi, Lusaka
Ave. Duration
11 h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$530 - $540
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Nairobi, Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
12 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$530 - $540
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $650
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Livingstone via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
9 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$480 - $2,000
Flights from Zanzibar to Livingstone via Kilimanjaro, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Zanzibar to Livingstone via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Flights from Zanzibar to Livingstone via Dar es Salaam, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$420 - $1,300
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$430 - $480
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $700
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $950
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Livingstone via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$370 - $900
Air Namibia
Website
airnamibia.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Windhoek via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$440 - $700
Fastjet
Website
fastjet.com
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Victoria Falls via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $950
Train operators
Tanzania Railways Limited
Phone
+255 22 211 0599
Email
info@trl.co.tz
Website
trl.co.tz
Train from Dar es Salaam to Kigoma
Ave. Duration
33 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
trl.co.tz
Bus operators
Afrisafaris Group
Phone
+27 31 7763757
Email
safari@afrizim.com
Website
afrizim.com
Shuttle from Victoria Falls Airport to Chobe National Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$73
Schedules at
afrizim.com
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Mpulungu to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
12 h 33 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Shalom Bus Services
Phone
+260 966 828610
Website
thebestofzambia.com
Bus from Lusaka to Livingstone
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
thebestofzambia.com
Single
$9 - $14
InterCape
Phone
+27 (0)21 380 4400
Email
info@intercape.co.za
Website
intercape.co.za
Bus from Livingstone to Windhoek
Ave. Duration
20 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
intercape.co.za
Ferry operators
ferry
Ferry from Kigoma to Kasanga
Ave. Duration
37 h 31 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$105

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