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Cheap flights to Zanzibar from R6 469

This is the cheapest return flight price found by a momondo user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight to Zanzibar departing on 6/5. Fares may change, and may not be available for all flights or travel dates. Click the price to refresh the search for this deal.
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Summary info about Zanzibar flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

R4 701

Best Round-Trip Price

R6 469

Fastest flight time

7h 05m

Operated By

3 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Zanzibar from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R4 701 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni).
The best round-trip flight price to Zanzibar from South Africa in the last 72 hours is R6 469 (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni).
The fastest flight to Zanzibar from South Africa takes 7h 05m (Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni).
There are 3 airlines operating flights to Zanzibar, including Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways and FlySafair.

Zanzibar flights insights and trends

Explore insights for your Zanzibar flight to craft the best travel plan

What is the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar?

If you don’t want to visit Zanzibar in April, then you should wait until November to fly from South Africa, when ticket prices are also cheap, with an average price of R8 688.

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Zanzibar?

Users booking trips to Zanzibar from Zanzibar found flights 93% cheaper than the average price of flights to Zanzibar. To find the cheapest price to Zanzibar from your area, use momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
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What is the cheapest day to depart on your flight to Zanzibar?

Our data shows that Tuesday is the least expensive day to fly to Zanzibar. Tickets to fly out on this day can be as low as R8 763. If your travel schedule is flexible, try to avoid departing on a Sunday because tickets tend to average around R9 028. These prices are subject to change though, so be sure to set up a Price Alert for flights to Zanzibar.

What is the cheapest time of day to depart on your flight to Zanzibar?

Our most recent data shows that the best time of day to fly to Zanzibar is in the evening. Flights from South Africa to Zanzibar during this time can be as low as R8 667. Try not to purchase tickets at midday because they tend to be around R11 720. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.

How long does it take to fly to Zanzibar?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in South Africa you fly out of and what airport in Zanzibar you fly into. For example, flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni takes 3h 25m on average. On the other hand, flying from Cape Town Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni takes 10h 05m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo to see if there are any available for your route.

How far in advance should I book a flight to Zanzibar?

Most flyers found that booking tickets 60 days in advance of their planned departure date is the best time to get cheap flights to Zanzibar. During this timeframe, flight prices are around R8 909.

Cheapest flights to Zanzibar airports

Find the cheapest flights to these Zanzibar airports from your nearest city or airport
Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport
Zanzibar

CHEAPEST ROUTE FROM Johannesburg TO Zanzibar

Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport (JNB) to Dar Es Salaam (DAR)

Typically, flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg are cheaper when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Dar Es Salaam, which has an average price of R7 009

CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO ZANZIBAR FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTApril5% cheaperFlying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar costs on average just R8 537 in April
MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO ZANZIBAR FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember4% more expensiveIt costs about R9 290 for flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December
MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO ZANZIBAR FROM JOHANNESBURG OR TAMBO AIRPORTDecember420% more users visitedMore momondo users searched in flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport in December than any other month

Frequently asked questions about flying to Zanzibar

Is there an alternative airport near Zanzibar?

Dar Es Salaam Airport can be an alternative airport used for travel to Zanzibar.

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Zanzibar?

With an average price of R7 942 per person, Dar Es Salaam Airport is the cheapest airport to fly into when planning your trip to Zanzibar. This price can fluctuate based on where you are flying from. momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool can help users find the best prices.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport?

Prices for flights to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport refresh daily.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport?

How old do you have to be to fly to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport?

The minimum age for a child to fly alone is five, but airlines offering an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service may have their age restrictions, such as regulations concerning flight duration, timing, and stopovers. It is recommended that you verify with the airline you are booking with for travel to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport?

The travel and health documents required for your trip to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport can vary based on your itinerary and personal situation. As a rule, consider having multiple documents such as a national ID card or driver’s licence, and a passport valid for six-months after you plan to arrive at Zanzibar Kisauni Airport. We always recommend checking with your airline or a trusted third party such as IATA to get advice.


Zanzibar flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in South Africa to Zanzibar found recently by users on momondo
Ethiopian Air
May 6
JNB23:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
15h 15m
2 stops
ZNZ15:15Zanzibar Kisauni
May 13
ZNZ16:15Zanzibar Kisauni
28h 45m
2 stops
JNB20:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Apr 27
JNB8:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
29h 55m
2 stops
ZNZ15:15Zanzibar Kisauni
May 5
ZNZ16:15Zanzibar Kisauni
12h 40m
2 stops
JNB3:55Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Apr 25
JNB17:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
7h 35m
1 stop
ZNZ1:35Zanzibar Kisauni
May 4
ZNZ3:40Zanzibar Kisauni
7h 05m
1 stop
JNB9:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Apr 30
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
17h 35m
1 stop
ZNZ19:50Zanzibar Kisauni
May 3
ZNZ3:40Zanzibar Kisauni
13h 10m
1 stop
JNB15:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Apr 27
JNB10:45Johannesburg OR Tambo
8h 05m
1 stop
ZNZ19:50Zanzibar Kisauni
May 5
ZNZ10:10Zanzibar Kisauni
6h 40m
1 stop
JNB15:50Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
Apr 27
JNB8:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
29h 55m
2 stops
ZNZ15:15Zanzibar Kisauni
Apr 30
ZNZ16:15Zanzibar Kisauni
21h 50m
2 stops
JNB13:05Johannesburg OR Tambo

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Zanzibar

If you're looking for one-way flights from South Africa to Zanzibar, view some of our deals below provided by Kenya Airways
Multiple Airlines
May 22
JNB12:20Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 00m
2 stops
ZNZ7:20Zanzibar Kisauni
Multiple Airlines
May 6
JNB23:00Johannesburg OR Tambo
18h 15m
2 stops
ZNZ18:15Zanzibar Kisauni
Multiple Airlines
May 21
JNB1:15Johannesburg OR Tambo
10h 45m
2 stops
ZNZ13:00Zanzibar Kisauni

Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Zanzibar?

To find the flight that best suits your needs, momondo gathers a range of flights from a large pool of different airlines and agents; you can then use our insights and filters to find and book the right flight to Zanzibar.

Can I find flights to Zanzibar with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo allows you to filter the results for flights to Zanzibar to just show those with flexible booking policies.

How can momondo help me find flights to Zanzibar?

momondo offers useful filters to help you find the right flight. Choose specific flight times, airports or even what payment method you prefer. We have numerous options to help you book your ideal flight to Zanzibar.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Zanzibar right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

Yes momondo offers price alerts on flights to Zanzibar. After performing a search on this page you should be able to see the price alert set up feature. Simply provide a valid email address and momondo will instantly alert you when prices change.


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