There are 6 ways to get from Tanzania to Zimbabwe by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly Zanzibar to Harare  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Harare (HRE) ZNZ - HRE

$241 - $1,426

Cheapest option

Fly Dar es Salaam to Harare  •  2 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Harare (HRE) DAR - HRE

$153 - $729

4 alternative options

Fly Dar es Salaam to Bulawayo  •  6 h 16 min

  1. Fly from Dar es Salaam (DAR) to Bulawayo (BUQ) DAR - BUQ

$505 - $1,644

Train, bus via Johanneburg  •  3 days 6 h

  1. Take the train from Dar es salaam to Vwawa
  2. Take the train from Vwawa to Tunduma
  3. Take the bus from Nakonde to Lusaka
  4. Take the bus from Lusaka to Johanneburg
  5. Take the bus from Johannesburg to Harare

Train, bus  •  3 days 12 h

  1. Take the train from Dar es salaam to Serenje
  2. Take the bus from Serenje to Lusaka
  3. Take the bus from Lusaka to Francistown
  4. Take the train from Francistown to Bulawayo
  5. Take the train from Bulawayo to Harare

Drive  •  33 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Dar es Salaam to Harare 1441.8 miles

$180 - $280

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Tanzania to Zimbabwe is to fly which costs $150 - $750 and takes 2 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tanzania to Zimbabwe is to fly which takes 2 h 39 min and costs $150 - $750.

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The distance between Tanzania and Zimbabwe is 1479 km. The road distance is 2307 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Tanzania to Zimbabwe, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Tanzania and Zimbabwe?

Kenya Airways, Mango and five other airlines fly from Zanzibar City to Epworth twice daily.

Airlines
Air Zimbabwe
Website
airzimbabwe.aero
Flights from Zanzibar to Harare via Dar es Salaam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,300
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Harare
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Bulawayo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Harare via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
6 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$440 - $2,900
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Harare via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$280 - $650
Flights from Dar es Salaam to Bulawayo via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Train operators
Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority
Website
tazarasite.com
Train from Dar es salaam to Vwawa
Ave. Duration
23 h 49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Train from Vwawa to Tunduma
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Train from Dar es salaam to Serenje
Ave. Duration
43 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Schedules at
tazarasite.com
Ordinary
$26 - $40
Express
$30 - $50
NRZ
Website
nrz.co.zw
Train from Francistown to Bulawayo
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Train from Bulawayo to Harare
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
nrz.co.zw
Bus operators
Juldan Motors
Phone
260 955 776315
Email
juldanmotors2012@gmail.com
Website
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Nakonde to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
12 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Lusaka to Johanneburg
Ave. Duration
20 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Bus from Serenje to Lusaka
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
juldanmotors.com
Greyhound ZA
Phone
+27 11 611 8000
Email
enquiries@greyhound.co.za
Website
greyhound.co.za
Bus from Johannesburg to Harare
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
greyhound.co.za
InterCape
Citiliner
Phone
087 352 0352
Email
enquiries@citiliner.co.za
Website
citiliner.co.za
Bus from Johanessburg to Harare
Ave. Duration
16 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
citiliner.co.za
AT and T Monnakgotla
Website
monnakgotla.co.bw
Bus from Lusaka to Francistown
Ave. Duration
14 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Schedules at
monnakgotla.co.bw

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