Ferries to Tanzania
6 Ferry crossings from 4 Ports
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Ferries to Tanzania

Ferries to Tanzania are operated by Zan Fast Ferries.

Tanzania Ferry Times

Ferries to Tanzania sail approximately 12 times daily and up to 67 times weekly. Ferry times can vary by season and operator. Use our deal finder to compare routes and prices.

Tanzania Ferry Ports

Ferries sail to 4 ports in Tanzania. The most popular ferry port in Tanzania is Dar es Salaam ferry port with around 28 weekly sailings.

Ferries from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam

The Zanzibar Dar es Salaam ferry sails 4 times a day and up to 28 times a week, with a crossing time of 1 hour 20 minutes. The average price of a ferry from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam ferry is about € 126.14. Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferries from Mkoani to Zanzibar

The ferry from Mkoani to Zanzibar sails 5 times a week, with a duration of 1 hour 30 minutes. On average the Mkoani Zanzibar ferry costs about € 186.20. Exclusive of booking fees.

Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated July 01.

Is there a car ferry to Tanzania?

There are no car ferries to Tanzania, only foot passengers can travel on ferries to Tanzania.

Tanzania Ferry Prices

The price of a ferry to Tanzania can range by route, operator, vehicle type, number of passengers and season. We recommend booking in advance to get the best price and availability.

How to book ferry tickets to Tanzania

Booking ferries to Tanzania is easy. Book online and manage your trip with Direct Ferries. Use our Deal Finder to compare tickets and book the best option for you.

Most popular questions

Which ferries travel to Tanzania?

Ferries to Tanzania:
  • Zanzibar
  • Mkoani

What is the fastest ferry to Tanzania?

The Mkoani to Tanga ferry is the fastest ferry to Tanzania in approximately 1h.

What is the cheapest ferry to Tanzania?

The cheapest ferry to Tanzania is approximately 124 € on average via the Mkoani to Tanga ferry. However, please note prices can differ by season. Price exclusive of booking fees.

What are the ferry ports in Tanzania?

Tanzania Ferry Ports:
  • Dar es Salaam
  • Tanga

Can you take pets on the ferry to Tanzania?

No, pets are not permitted on routes offered to Tanzania.

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