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Dodoma (DOD) Airport

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International Adults
12+ years

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Under 12 years

Resident Adults
12+ years

Resident Children
Under 12 years

Infants Under 2
International or Resident

No. Travellers

International Adults
12+ years

International Children
Under 12 years

Resident Adults
12+ years

Resident Children
Under 12 years

Infants Under 2
International or Resident


No. Travellers

International Adults
12+ years

International Children
Under 12 years

Resident Adults
12+ years

Resident Children
Under 12 years

Infants Under 2
International or Resident

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Dodoma Airport Guide

Dodoma Airport, also known by its IATA Code DOD and ICAO Code HTDO is a Regional airport located in the Dodoma Region at the centre of Dodoma City in Tanzania.  

The Tanzanian Parliament buildings are approximately 10 mins drive from the airport and there are plenty of bars, restaurants and hotels nearby.

Geographical Location see map below

Dodoma Airport, is located in the city centre. Dodoma is located in the centre of Tanzania 453 kilometres (281 mi) west of the commercial centre, Dar es Salaam.

Getting Here

  • Taxi There are taxis which will get you from the city centre to the airport for Tzs 10,000- Tzs 20,000 (USD $5 - 10).
  • Preferred Mode – Pre arranged transfer or Taxis are the preferred method especially if you have luggage with you.
  • Shuttle Bus The airport does not operate one.
  • Alternatives Hotel transfer service.
  • Car Parking & Fees – There is no automated POS parking system at the airport and parking should be free (however there may be a cash charge from the municipal council)
  • Auxiliary Information
    • Flight from Hub

Julius Nyerere International Airport is the main hub in Tanzania, and there are 2 daily flights to Dodoma.

This is a small airport and the facilities will be limited. There is a basic departure lounge and a small kiosk providing cold drinks and snacks.

Hotels & Transit Accommodation

Although Dodoma is the capital city, it is generally a quiet place when Parliament is not in session. Whilst there are no hotels at the airport, there is a good selection of affordable and basic accommodation close by such as Barcelona Lodge, Mnazi Moja Guesthouse and a 10 minute taxi ride will take you to the more upmarket Morena Hotel and New Dodoma Hotel.

 

Dodoma Location

Flights from Dodoma (DOD)

DOD to Dar es Salaam (DAR) 150 USD
DOD to Iringa (IRI) Search Now for Prices!

Flights To Dodoma (DOD)

Dar es Salaam (DAR) to DOD 150 USD
Iringa (IRI) to DOD Search Now for Prices!
Zanzibar (ZNZ) to DOD Search Now for Prices!

Facilities

  1. Wi-Fi  None
  2. ATM None
  3. Forex None
  4. Restaurants & Lounges
  5. Toilets – The toilets are western styled.
  6. Disabled Facilities - There are wheelchairs for the disabled (please contact the airport/airline in advance to arrange this)

Quick Facts

  • GPS coordinates: Latitude (-6.170278, 6° 10′ 13″ S), Longitude (35.749444,  35° 44′ 58″ E)

  • Time Zone: UTC +3, GMT +3

  • Altitude: Elevation, 3,637 feet, 1,109 Meters above Sea Level, MASL.

  • Operating Hours: The airport operates from 5am until 8pm