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

Zan Fast Ferries provides ferries to Tanzania.

Tanzania Ferry Times

There are approximately 12 daily sailings and up to 68 weekly sailings to Tanzania. Ferry timetables can change throughout the year and often increase during the high season. Use our deal finder for the most up to date sailing times and availability.

Ferry Ports of Tanzania

There are 4 ferry ports in Tanzania and Dar es Salaam ferry port is the most popular with 28 weekly sailings.

Ferry from Zanzibar to Tanzania

The ferry from Zanzibar to Dar es Salaam sails approximately 4 times daily and up to 28 times weekly, with a sailing duration of 1 hour 20 minutes. The Zanzibar Dar es Salaam ferry is £112.23 on average. Exclusive of booking fees.

Ferry from Zanzibar to Tanzania

Ferries from Zanzibar to Mkoani sail approximately 6 times weekly, with a crossing time of 2 hours . The average price of a Zanzibar Mkoani ferry is £240.56. Exclusive of booking fees.

Prices will vary depending on number of passengers, vehicle type, route and sailing times. Pricing is taken from searches over last 30 days, last updated June 01.

Is there a car ferry to Tanzania?

No, currently there are no car ferries to Tanzania, only foot passengers can travel on ferries to Tanzania.

Tanzania Ferry Prices and Offers

The cost of a ferry to Tanzania can vary by route, operator and season. For ferry discounts, view our special offers page.

How to book ferry tickets to Tanzania

Book ferry tickets to Tanzania online with Direct Ferries, using our Deal Finder and compare routes, prices and operators for the best deals.

Most popular questions

Which ferries travel to Tanzania?

Ferries to Tanzania:
  • Zanzibar
  • Mkoani

What is the fastest ferry to Tanzania?

The fastest ferry crossing to Tanzania is via the Mkoani to Tanga route, with a crossing time of approximately 1h.

What is the cheapest ferry to Tanzania?

The cheapest ferry to Tanzania is £106 from Mkoani to Tanga. 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 with any operator on routes offered to Tanzania.

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