Kilimanjaro Airport

General information

Kilimanjaro Airport is an airport in the north of Tanzania. The airport is located close to the leisure destination Mount Kilimanjaro National Park and is mostly used by tourists. From the airport, direct flights are available to destinations in Africa, Europe and the Middle East.


Where is Kilimanjaro Airport situated?

Kilimanjaro Airport is situated south of Mount Kilimanjaro National Park, east of the city of Arusha and west of the city of Moshi. The airport is located not far from Arusha – Himo Road.

How many terminals has Kilimanjaro Airport?

The airport has one terminal building.

Airport Map



The distance from Kilimanjaro Airport to the centre of Moshi is 40 kilometres. By car, it takes 60 minutes to get to the centre of Moshi.

From JRO Airport to Moshi City centre by Car
40 km

Travel by car

Public transport

Unfortunately, there are no public transport possibilities at this airport. Check out our transportation page for other ways to travel from the airport to the city.

Taxi transfer

A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Kilimanjaro Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Moshi is about TZS 110000.-. Book your taxi at Kilimanjaro Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.

From JRO Airport to Moshi City centre by Taxi
40 km
TZS 110000.-

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Airport parking

Kilimanjaro Airport offers various official parking options, from premium to low cost. In addition, alternative parking options are available near the airport. If you want to park as cheaply as possible, it's wise to book online!

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At the airport

Do you want more information about facilities, currency exchange, services, free Wi-Fi, lounges, etc. at Kilimanjaro Airport? Check our at the airport page for a complete overview of all facilities and services at Kilimanjaro Airport.



Departures and arrivals

Looking for departure times and/or arrival times? Find the latest flight status information for flights departing from and arriving at Kilimanjaro Airport.

Flight tickets

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Which airlines fly from and to Kilimanjaro Airport?

We offer you a list of airlines at Kilimanjaro Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:

  • KLM
  • Condor


Hotels near the airport

Looking for the best hotels near Kilimanjaro Airport? We have selected the best hotels near the airport in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Le Parlour, Boma la Ngombe

Featuring free WiFi, Le Parlour offers accommodation in Boma la Ngombe. Boma shoping centre is 2.7 km from the property. Free private parking is available on site. There is a seating and/or dining area in some units.


Airport Planet Lodge, Kingori

Situated in Kingori, Airport Planet Lodge features accommodation with an outdoor pool, free WiFi, a restaurant and a bar. A Full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning at the lodge.


Rainbow Executive Lodge, Boma la Ngombe

With city views, Rainbow Executive Lodge is set in Boma la Ngombe and has a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, bar, garden and sun terrace. Free WiFi is featured.

Hotels in Moshi

Looking for the best hotels in Moshi? We have selected the best hotels in the city in different price ranges. Take a look at our accommodations page for more information.


Climbers Home, Moshi

Boasting a bar and barbecue facilities, Climbers Home is set in Moshi, 26 km from Mount Kilimanjaro and 1.2 km from Aleems Grocery.


Kilimanjaro Wonders Hotel, Moshi

Located in Moshi, 23 km from Mount Kilimanjaro, Kilimanjaro Wonders Hotel provides accommodation with a restaurant, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool and a fitness centre.


We Travel Hostel, Moshi

Offering a barbecue and views of the city, We Travel Hostel is located in Moshi, 100 metres from Main Market Moshi (Soko la Kati). Guests can enjoy the on-site restaurant. Each room has a shared bathroom. There is a cash machine at the property.

Things to do

It is possible to book activities in the city and near Kilimanjaro Airport. You can avoid queues and save money by buying your tickets online. Planning a trip and wondering what to do, we give you some inspiration!


Kilimanjaro National Park: 2-Day Adventure Hike

Explore the beautiful Kilimanjaro National Park on a 2-day hike. Follow the Marangu route. Spend the night in the Mandara Hut.


Mount Kilimanjaro: 7-Day Trek

Conquer the Roof top of Africa. Above the gently rolling hills and plateaux of northern Tanzania rises the peak of Mt. Kilimanjaro, with slopes and glaciers shimmering above the rising clouds (5895 meters) the tallest free-standing mountain in the world.


Moshi: Kilimanjaro Bike Park Safari

Mountain biking in West Kilimanjaro is a fun and thrilling way to experience one of the Tanzania’s great game reserves. If you’re reasonably fit, are confident on a bike, and have a sense of adventure, cycling through this great area is recommended.


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