Julius Nyerere International Airport


Julius Nyerere International Airport formerly known as Dar es Salaam International Airport is located 12 kilometers southwest of the city of Dar es Salaam. It takes around 13 minutes to get to the airport from the downtown if the traffic is easy.

Airport code


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Time zone

Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +3:00 hours


Julius Nyerere International Airport

Terminal 2

P.O. Box 18032

Dar es Salaam



+255 22 2842402

flydubai terminal

Julius Nyerere International Airport – Terminal 2


To get to the city centre, you can arrange a private transfer or catch a taxi. Taxi stand is located outside the terminal of the airport.

City buses are easily accessed from Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport, with stops located 500m from the terminal.

Car hire

Car hire at Julius Nyerere International Airport is available from Tanzania Rent a Car and Avis (desks are located in the Arrivals area).

You can also hire a car through flydubai.

Car parking

There is an open parking that accommodates up to 600 cars. Short-term and long-term parking is available.

Disabled facilities

The airport in equipped with elevators, disabled toilets, ramps. Wheelchairs/ambulift can also be provided. Passengers should request any special assistance from the airline at the time of booking.

Airport facilities

  • Restaurants and cafés
  • Duty free shop
  • Internet kiosks
  • Business and VIP lounges
  • ATMs
  • Post office
  • Bureau de change
  • First aid facilities

Visas information

Before you fly, please make certain you have the correct visa and documents required to enter the country. Check with the relevant embassy to find out what you need.

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Swissport Tanzania Plc.

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Telephone for operations: +255 754 444474

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