Ferry: Dar Es Salaam & Zanzibar

Ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar - Captain's cabin

Our ferry travel schedule particularly deals the fast ferry from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar, and the other way around, using Azam Marine's ferries only. Ferrying is considered the most convenient way to travel to Zanzibar especially for those with a tight travel budget.

Zanzibar is part of the Union (United Republic of Tanzania) and it maintains its own immigration service. So please, carry your passport with you when coming to Zanzibar.

Prices (per person per trip)
$35
$50
Economy VIP

Schedule between Dar Es Salaam & Zanzibar

Ferry from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Departure Arrival Frequency
07:00 09:00 Daily
09:30 11:30 Daily
12:30 14:30 Daily
16:00 18:00 Daily

Ferry from Zanzibar to Dar Es Salaam

07:00 09:00 Daily
09:30 11:30 Daily
12:30 14:30 Daily
16:00 18:00 Daily

Ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar - Kilimanjaro 4

Basic Information

  • The ferry terminal in Dar Es Salaam is about 12km from the Julius Nyerere International Airport, 30 to 45min drive depending on traffic.
  • The ferry terminal in Zanzibar is in Malindi, right at the heart of Stone Town.

Terms of Travel

  • Luggage limit is 25kg per person.
  • Consumption and carriage of alcoholic beverages is highly restricted
  • No refund policy on missed travel date or time.

Special Rates

  • Children (6-11yrs), Kenyan and Ugandan citizens pay $25 for Economy tickets.
  • Children below 6yrs are not charged.
 

Ferry with Azam Marine

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