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TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES for interstate passenger trains known by the names Mukuba and Kilimanjaro, Dar es Salaam Tanzania to Kapiri Mposhi Zambia.

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

Dar es Salaam, Thursday 4 February 2016 –

In order to incorporate the newly acquired passenger coaches in the system and further streamline our passenger train operations, the timetables for the through interstate passenger trains, known by the names Mukuba and Kilimanjaro, have been adjusted with effect from 16th February 2016 as follows:

The Mukuba Passenger Train, which used to run as Express Train from New Kapiri-Mposhi every Tuesday and as Ordinary Train from Dar es Salaam every Friday, will now be running as MUKUBA EXPRESS TRAIN departing from New Kapiri-Mposhi every Tuesday and then departing from Dar es Salaam every Friday.

The change is that the Mukuba Express Train will run both ways as EXPRESS TRAIN and will follow the current Express Passenger Train running times.

The Kilimanjaro Passenger Train, which used to run as Express Train from Dar es Salaam every Tuesday and as Ordinary Train from New Kapiri-Mposhi every Friday, will now be running as KILIMANJARO ORDINARY TRAIN departing from Dar es Salaam every Tuesday and then departing from New Kapiri-Mposhi every Friday.

The change is that the Kilimanjaro Ordinary Train will run both ways as ORDINARY TRAIN and will follow the current Ordinary Passenger Train running times.

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

In summary, the new Passenger Train Departures from the terminal stations are as follows:

TRAIN NAME                    DEPARTING STATION                    DAY TIME
Mukuba Express               New Kapiri-Mposhi                          Tuesday 16:00
Kilimanjaro Ordinary        Dar es Salaam                                  Tuesday 13:50
Mukuba Express                Dar es Salaam                                  Friday 15:50
Kilimanjaro Ordinary        New Kapiri-Mposhi                         Friday 14:00

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES

This new interstate passenger train schedule supersedes all other schedules.
Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Train Tickets Dar es Salaam to Zambia Kapiri Mposhi $100.- USD

Train Tickets Dar es Salaam to Mbeya $75.- USD per seat one way

Tazara Train Tickets Dar es Salaam to Makambako 1st Class $40.- USD

TAZARA RELEASE NEW TRAIN SCHEDULES