Distance from Zimbabwe to Tanzania

Name Zimbabwe Tanzania
Country flag Flag of Zimbabwe Flag of Tanzania
Country ISO code ZW / ZWE TZ / TZA
Continent Africa Africa
Continent code AF AF
Capital Harare Dodoma
Total cities 110 1772
Cost of living Cost of living in Zimbabwe Cost of living in Tanzania
DD coordinates -19.016921 / 29.152802 -6.372825 / 34.892483
DMS coordinates -19°01'0.92" S / 29°09'10.09" E -6°22'22.17" S / 34°53'32.94" E
UTM coordinates 35K 726601.52804873 7895912.6366404 36M 709330.66201088 9295198.392327
Time zone Africa/Harare Africa/Dar_es_Salaam
Airports Airports in Zimbabwe: 139 Airports in Tanzania: 205
Straight distance from Zimbabwe to Tanzania is 1537 kilometers (955 miles).
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There are many ways to find how far is Zimbabwe from Tanzania, the distance calculated in kilometers and miles by Haversine formula - distance between coordinates: -19.016921 / 29.152802 (ZW) and -6.372825 / 34.892483 (TZ).


Find out the distance from Zimbabwe to Tanzania using our online calculator to plan your trip with maximum comfort, understanding the ZW to TZ distance is also helpful for choosing the most suitable mode of transport.

To learn an answer to the question "How far is Zimbabwe from Tanzania?", enter the countries names or opt for our list of cities for each destination. Geographically, your departure coordinates are -19.016921 / 29.152802 while you arrive at -6.372825 / 34.892483. The calculator shows the shortest distance between ZW and TZ and illustrates the route as a straight line on the map.

So, how far is it from Zimbabwe to Tanzania? The distance is 1537 km / 955 mil, and it displays remoteness based on the haversine formula, which factors in the spherical shape of the Earth for more precise results.

Also, the service will show you how many hours from Zimbabwe to Tanzania by air, car and other modes of transport according to the average speed of each transportation type. For example, the flight time is 1 hour, 49 minutes while the IATA country codes are (ZW to TZ).

Reverse direction from Tanzania to Zimbabwe.

Travel time by different modes of transport

Depart from Zimbabwe (ZW)
Arrives in Tanzania (TZ)
Zimbabwe to Tanzania distance 1537 km / 955 mil
Avg car duration 17 hours, 4 minutes (90 km/h)
Avg bus duration 25 hours, 37 minutes (60 km/h)
Avg train duration 15 hours, 22 minutes (100 km/h)
Avg flight duration 1 hour, 42 minutes (900 km/h)

* Estimated time when driving in a straight line at the same speed.

Zimbabwe and Tanzania on map

People also ask - FAQ

The shortest way from ZW and TZ is 1537 kilometers = 955 miles.
To get from ZW to TZ by plane, you need to travel 1537 kilometers = 955 miles. With an average plane speed of 560 miles, the journey to TZ will take about 1 hour, 42 minutes.
You’ll spend approximately 25 hours, 37 minutes travelling from Zimbabwe (ZW) to Tanzania (TZ), but you also need to factor in possible stops for a night’s rest, food breaks, refueling your car, and others pauses.
Yes, you can travel to Zimbabwe from Tanzania provided that the entry regulations are met.