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.-

Book a taxi

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!

Book your parking space

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

Looking for a cheap flight? Use our flight search engine to find and book cheap flights from and to the airport.

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

With garden views, Airport Planet lodge is situated in Kingori and has a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, bar, garden, year-round outdoor pool and terrace. Free WiFi is offered. A Full English/Irish breakfast is available each morning at the lodge.


Rainbow Executive Lodge, Boma la Ngombe

With Mr Price Supermarket reachable in 3.4 km, Rainbow Executive Lodge offers accommodation, a restaurant, a bar, a shared lounge and a garden. Free WiFi is offered. There is a fully equipped private bathroom with shower and free toiletries.

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 tickets, activities and tours 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: Waterfalls and Coffee Tour

Discover the culture of the Chagga tribe in Materuni Village, a short trip from Moshi Town. Hike to spectacular 80-meter (262-feet) waterfalls, savor a traditional lunch with a local banana beer, and learn about and make coffee at a coffee plantation.


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.

Tour & transport

Moshi: Guided Kilimanjaro Day Tour

If you don't want to summit the mighty Kilimanjaro, a day trip may offer you the perfect alternative. You will via the Marangu Route up to Mandara Hut, which is 2,700 meters above sea level.


Have you visited Kilimanjaro Airport lately? Be the first to write an airport review about Kilimanjaro Airport. Provide other airport travellers with essential airport information and tell us about your airport experience. offers free airport information through its own websites and partners. The use of this data is only permitted for non-commercial purposes, provided that the source is mentioned. Use for commercial purposes requires permission from, see the disclaimer.