|Address||Julius K. Nyerere Road, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania|
|Telephone||22 284 4371|
|Number of terminals||2|
|Time zone||GMT Eastern Africa Time: GMT/UTC +3|
|Location||Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport is situated 12 km (8 miles) southwest of Dar es Salaam.|
|Airport news||Work has begun on the first phase of a third terminal at DAR, with completion expected in 2015.|
|Transfer between terminals||There are no shuttle services, but taxis are available to ferry passengers between the two terminals. Terminal 1 is dedicated to general aviation and charter services, while Terminal 2 houses international airlines and airlines operating regional and scheduled flights.|
|Driving directions||The airport access road is reached from Nyerere Road (formerly known as Pugu Road), which connects to central Dar es Salaam to the northeast.|
|Car rental||Car rental at Julius Nyerere International Airport is available from Tanzania Rent a Car and Avis (desks are in located the Arrivals area). Alternative rentals can be arranged in town.|
|Public transport and taxis||Bus: City buses are easily accessed from Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport, with stops located 500 m (600 yards) from the terminal. Services run 24 hours a day and the trip to the city center takes about 40 minutes at a cost of around TZS 200.|
Shuttle: Many hotels provide shuttle bus services for their guests. Contact the relevant hotel for full details.
Taxi: Airport taxis are available to any destination in the city. Travelers are advised to negotiate a price before setting off, as taxis are not metered. Fares range TZS 20,000–TZS 25,000, and travel time to the city center may be anywhere from 20 to 60 minutes, depending on traffic.
|Car parking||Free parking is available in front of Terminal 1. Parking is charged at the busier Terminal 2.|
|Information and help desks||There are information counters on the concourses of Terminal 2 (tel: 22 284 4212) and Terminal 1 (tel: 22 284 4095).|
|Airport Facilities||Money: There are banks, ATMs, and a bureau de change at the airport.|
Communications: A post office is located on site; Wi-Fi access is currently not available.
Food: There are three restaurants at Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport: one in the public area and two in Departures.
Shopping: There are both duty-paid and duty-free shops within the terminals, as well as several gift shops and a pharmacy.
Luggage: A lost and found desk is located in the arrivals lounge. Porters are available to assist with luggage.
Other facilities: Several travel agents operate at the airport.
|Conference and business facilities||There is a conference room that's normally used by airport stakeholders for hosting meetings, seminars, and training; call TAA (tel: 22 284 2402/3) for further information. A business lounge is also available within the airport. Several hotels in central Dar es Salaam have conference and business facilities, including the Golden Tulip Hotel Dar es Salaam (tel: 22 260 0288; www.goldentulipdaressalaam.com).|
|Disabled facilities||Wheelchairs are available; passengers should request any special assistance from their airline at the time of booking. Services and information for disabled travelers are provided by the Ground Handling Company (tel: 2228 44611).|
|Airport hotels||There are no hotels at Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport, but many of the larger hotels in the city have shuttles to/from the airport. Our Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport guide includes the following hotels:|
Golden Tulip Dar es Salaam
Located roughly 18km (8 miles) from the airport, the Golden Tulip can be reached directly along the airport road. A luxury property with views over the ocean, it offers extensive business facilities.
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: 22 260 0288.
Situated on the eastern fringe of the city along the airport road, the Accomondia is equipped with a business center and meeting rooms; a restaurant offering breakfast, lunch, and dinner; and a pastry café. Airport transfers to and from the hotel can be booked in advance. Wi-Fi is also available free of charge.
Gerezani, 66 Nkrumah Street
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: 658 060 141.
Transit Motel Airport
Offering basic accommodation 300m (330 yards) from the airport, Transit Motel Airport is the closest accommodation to the terminals. Airport transfers are available on request, and rooms are air-conditioned. On-site breakfast is available, along with late-night snacks.
Off Nyerere Road, Plot 4 Block D
Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
Tel: 22 284 2177.
|Full airport name||Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport|
|City||Dar es Salaam|
|State or province||Tanzania|