How To Reach Kilimanjaro?

The best airport to fly to is Kilimanjaro International airport (code JRO) and we can arrange a transfer to your hotel and back. You can fly direct to Kilimanjaro International Airport from a number of countries or arrive overland by coach via Nairobi.

International Flights

We start all our climbs from Moshi or Arusha town, which is approximately 45 km from Kilimanjaro International Airport.

The following airlines fly directly to Kilimanjaro airport:


Direct flights from Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro airport


Direct flights from Frankfurt to Kilimanjaro airport

Turkish Airlines

Direct flights from Istanbul to Kilimanjaro airport

Kenya Airways

Direct flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro airport

Precision Air

Direct flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro airport

Qatar Airlines

Direct flights from Doha to Kilimanjaro airport

Ethiopian Airlines

Direct flights from Addis Adaba to Kilimanjaro airport


Direct flights from Kigali to Kilimanjaro airport

If you are unable find direct flights to Kilimanjaro airport, you can fly to Kilimanjaro airport via Dar Es Salaam or Nairobi (Kenya). Kilimanjaro is much closer to Nairobi than it is from Dar es Salaam. Nairobi receives a lot more air traffic than Kilimanjaro Airport, making for more competitive prices.

Domestic flights within Tanzania

The following airlines offer domestic flights within Tanzania:

-Precision Air
-Regional Air
-Zan Air
-Coastal Aviation
-Air Excel

We have more Practical Information about Tanzania and information about package trips to climb Kilimanjaro on the UK Adventure Alternative site.