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.
The month of May is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar from United Kingdom, with most prices found around £430. The month of March is another great option to travel to Zanzibar, with average flight prices from United Kingdom averaging around £431.
The best time to book a flight to Zanzibar from United Kingdom is 60 days out, which is when prices tend to be around £530. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United Kingdom to Zanzibar for as low as £414.
According to our data, Tuesday is the cheapest day to fly to Zanzibar from United Kingdom. The lowest ticket price found for a Tuesday departure recently was £487. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. When flying out on a Saturday, the most expensive travel day of the week, you can expect to see flight prices from United Kingdom to Zanzibar for around £571.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Zanzibar is in the morning. momondo users have found flights departing from United Kingdom to Zanzibar in the morning for as low as £481. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. In the afternoon is when there is more demand to fly to Zanzibar, so prices are often more expensive at around £588 per ticket.
If your plan is to spend time at Stone Town Beach while visiting Zanzibar, momondo recommends you plan your trip for January, February, or June when the temperatures are typically higher and the chance of rain is low.
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 centre), Tanga Airport (74 mi from Zanzibar city centre) or Chake Chake Pemba Airport (75 mi from Zanzibar city centre).
Prices vary based on where travellers are departing from, but on average, the cheapest airport to fly to in Zanzibar is Chake Chake Pemba Airport where the average price is £277pp. Users typically find the best prices when using momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Currently, Tanzania travel restrictions include travel to Zanzibar. Tanzania has not implemented any entry restrictions, but all arriving travellers are subject to medical screening upon arrival. Airline crew will be isolated if they are suspected of coronavirus infection. Airline crew arriving in Zanzibar (ZNZ) will be quarantined at the airline’s designated hotels. A completed “Health Form” must be presented to the Ministry of Health personnel upon arrival. 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.