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Travel Restriction Alert

The COVID-19 (coronavirus) outbreak may impact travel to Zanzibar. Current restrictions to Zanzibar are based on Tanzania travel restrictions.
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When is the best time to fly to Zanzibar?

What is the absolute cheapest flight to Zanzibar?

Users booking trips to Zanzibar from Dar Es Salaam 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.

What is the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar?

In general, March is the cheapest month to fly from United States to Zanzibar. Due to it being the ‘off-season’ during this time, you can expect flight prices to be around $871. The month of October is another great option to travel to Zanzibar, with average flight prices from United States averaging around $981.

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

The ideal time to book your flight to Zanzibar is 23 days in advance when prices tend to average $1,126. However, in the past 72 hours, people saw flights from United States for as low as $648.

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

On average, the least expensive day to fly to Zanzibar from United States is on a Sunday. momondo users have found tickets for Sunday departures for as low as $1,108. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. Flights from United States to Zanzibar on a Friday will generally be more expensive and average around $1,254. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.

What is there to do in Zanzibar when it’s raining?

When planning your flight to Zanzibar, it is important to be aware that some months are not as ideal as others. Specifically, the months of March, April, or May could carry a higher chance of rain, as Zanzibar sees up to 5.1 inches or more. There are still things to do in Zanzibar even when it's raining, but be aware that rain is highly probable in the area. House of Wonders is a great museum to visit near Zanzibar and is especially great when the weather outside is less than desirable.

Is there an alternative airport near Zanzibar?

Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Zanzibar is possible. If you are planning a flight to Zanzibar, consider booking flights to Dar Es Salaam Airport (49 mi from Zanzibar city center), Tanga Airport (74 mi from Zanzibar city center) or Chake Chake Pemba Airport (75 mi from Zanzibar city center).

Is there a cheaper alternative to flying into Zanzibar?

Prices vary based on where travelers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Zanzibar is Chake Chake Pemba Airport where the average price is $450pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.


What are the current travel restrictions for Zanzibar?

Currently, Tanzania travel restrictions include travel to Zanzibar.

Entry restrictions

Tanzania has not implemented any entry restrictions, but all arriving travelers are subject to medical screening upon arrival and the government is collecting tracking information for all international travelers.

Entry requirements

The Government of Tanzania is implementing temperature scanning for all international passengers arriving into Tanzania. Travelers who show symptoms of COVID-19 on arrival may be required to take a test. Travelers must complete a Health Surveillance Form on the plane and submit it to the Port Health authorities upon arrival. Travelers and airline crew are subject to medical screening.

Quarantine requirements

Travelers who are tested for COVID-19 on arrival may be required to self-isolate for 14 days.

If you are planning to travel to Zanzibar at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.

Zanzibar Kisauni flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Zanzibar Kisauni found recently by users on momondo
Delta
Jul 17
JFK2:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
19h 10m
1 stop
ZNZ9:40 amZanzibar Kisauni
Jul 27
ZNZ5:55 pmZanzibar Kisauni
26h 56m
3 stops
JFK8:51 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
Oct 4
JFK9:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:00 pmZanzibar Kisauni
Oct 12
ZNZ7:05 pmZanzibar Kisauni
23h 10m
1 stop
JFK6:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 21
JFK9:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:00 pmZanzibar Kisauni
Sep 29
ZNZ7:05 pmZanzibar Kisauni
23h 10m
1 stop
JFK6:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
Sep 8
JFK9:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:00 pmZanzibar Kisauni
Sep 23
ZNZ7:05 pmZanzibar Kisauni
23h 10m
1 stop
JFK6:15 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Delta
Jul 19
JFK2:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
19h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:40 amZanzibar Kisauni
Jul 27
ZNZ5:55 pmZanzibar Kisauni
28h 35m
3 stops
JFK10:30 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Qatar Airways
Oct 22
JFK9:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:00 pmZanzibar Kisauni
Nov 9
ZNZ5:30 pmZanzibar Kisauni
23h 55m
1 stop
JFK5:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Zanzibar Kisauni

If you're looking for one-way flights to Zanzibar, view some of our deals below provided by Qatar Airways
Delta
Dec 11
JFK7:52 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
23h 48m
2 stops
ZNZ7:40 amZanzibar Kisauni
Qatar Airways
Sep 8
JFK9:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
24h 00m
1 stop
ZNZ9:00 pmZanzibar Kisauni
Qatar Airways
Nov 8
JFK4:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
26h 55m
1 stop
ZNZ6:55 pmZanzibar Kisauni

Popular routes to Zanzibar

Most frequently searched flights to Zanzibar along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
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