Flights
Hotels
From
To
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.

Flights
Hotels
Round-trip
One-way
1 traveler
Unsupported Browser!
Find Flights
Finding cheap flights is simple. More than 36 million people last year saved hundreds by using our flights tool.
Did you mean flights from Zanzibar to Nairobi?

Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar, Tanzania Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:11 AM

TIPSave KES10,117 by flying into Mombasa instead of Zanzibar from Nairobi

Nairobi to Zanzibar Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:11 AM

We've scanned 25,716,102,982 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar. Precision Air & Kenya frequently offer the best deals on Nairobi to Zanzibar flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Precision Air
NBOZNZ
Sun 10/23
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
KES22,681
Select
Precision Air
NBOZNZ
Sun 10/23
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
KES22,681
Select
Precision Air
NBOZNZ
Fri 10/28
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Mon 10/31
1 stop
KES22,681
Select
Precision Air
NBOZNZ
Sat 10/29
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Tue 11/1
1 stop
KES22,681
Select
Kenya
NBOZNZ
Thu 10/13
nonstop
ZNZNBO
Mon 10/17
nonstop
KES31,288
Select
Kenya
NBOZNZ
Mon 10/24
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Fri 10/28
1 stop
KES31,288
Select
Kenya
NBOZNZ
Mon 10/24
nonstop
ZNZNBO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
KES31,288
Select
Kenya
NBOZNZ
Tue 11/1
nonstop
ZNZNBO
Sat 11/12
nonstop
KES31,288
Select
Kenya
NBOZNZ
Wed 11/2
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Fri 11/4
1 stop
KES31,288
Select
Five Fourty
NBOZNZ
Sun 10/30
1 stop
ZNZNBO
Wed 11/2
1 stop
KES32,199
Select
Ethiopian
NBOZNZ
Mon 10/17
2 stops
ZNZNBO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
KES38,072
Select
Ethiopian
NBOZNZ
Wed 11/2
2 stops
ZNZNBO
Mon 11/7
2 stops
KES38,072
Select
Ethiopian
NBOZNZ
Wed 11/2
2 stops
ZNZNBO
Sat 11/5
2 stops
KES38,072
Select
Ethiopian
NBOZNZ
Sun 11/13
2 stops
ZNZNBO
Sun 11/20
2 stops
KES38,072
Select
Ethiopian
NBOZNZ
Thu 11/17
2 stops
ZNZNBO
Mon 11/21
2 stops
KES38,072
Select

How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nairobi to Zanzibar, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES27,643.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Nairobi to Zanzibar based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES36,553 KES36,452
7-14 days KES31,288 KES36,350
14-21 days KES31,288 KES33,819
21-30 days KES31,288 KES22,681
30-60 days KES31,288 KES22,681
60-90 days KES41,717 KES36,350
90+ days KES41,717 KES36,350

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Zanzibar

We've examined 25,724,431,429 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nairobi to Zanzibar is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES31,288 KES31,288 KES31,288 KES31,288 KES22,681 KES22,681 KES22,681

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Zanzibar by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Nairobi to Zanzibar flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Nairobi Zanzibar Kenya 9/29/16 10/7/16 0 KES36,553
October Nairobi Zanzibar Precision Air 10/23/16 10/31/16 1 KES22,681
November Nairobi Zanzibar Kenya 11/1/16 11/12/16 0 KES31,288
December Nairobi Zanzibar Five Fourty 12/6/16 12/10/16 1 KES36,350
January Nairobi Zanzibar Five Fourty 1/1/17 1/7/17 1 KES36,350
February Nairobi Zanzibar Five Fourty 2/6/17 2/12/17 1 KES37,160
March Nairobi Zanzibar Five Fourty 3/28/17 4/4/17 1 KES37,363
April Nairobi Zanzibar Ethiopian 4/10/17 4/16/17 2 KES38,072

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Nairobi to Zanzibar. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
KES31,288
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
KES31,288
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
KES22,681
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
KES22,681 KES31,288
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
KES31,288

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar is KES32,098.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar is KES35,945.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar.

Weekly Direct Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 1 1 1 1 1 2 1 06:55 23:55
Precision Air 2 2 1 2 2 2 2 08:30 19:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar is KES32,098.

Nairobi to Zanzibar Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: How long is the flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Zanzibar flight time is an hour and 31 minutes.
Question: How far is Zanzibar from Nairobi?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Zanzibar is 600 kilometers (373 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar?
Answer: There are 21 direct flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar.
Question: What are the most popular Nairobi airlines for direct flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar?
Answer: Precisionair provides 61% of the non-stop flights between Nairobi and Zanzibar.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nairobi to Zanzibar?
Answer: Dar Es Salaam, TZ

Airlines in Nairobi flying to Zanzibar Last modified: Sep 29, 2016 2:11 AMNumber of routes searched: 15Number of itineraries searched: 73,397

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nairobi to Zanzibar? We've gathered the average price of Nairobi airlines with flights to Zanzibar. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Nairobi to Zanzibar
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Five Fourty MBA
Precision Air DAR
Ethiopian ADD
Five Fourty -
Kenya JRO
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST

Nairobi to Zanzibar Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nairobi and Zanzibar. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

Farecompare Research Tools

FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa Five Fourty, Kenya KES10,025
Flights from Nairobi to Malindi Five Fourty, East African KES20,859
Flights from Nairobi to Lamu Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES22,074
Flights from Nairobi to Kisumu Five Fourty, Kenya KES10,126
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret Five Fourty KES15,593

Cheap International Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam Etihad, Fastjet, Kenya, Lufthansa, Precision Air KES20,251
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air, Turkish KES16,505
Flights from Nairobi to London Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian KES66,726
Flights from Nairobi to Entebbe East African, Etihad, Kenya, RwandAir KES25,314
Flights from Nairobi to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, RwandAir KES34,933
Flights from Nairobi to MwanzaCheck Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Kigali Kenya, RwandAir KES28,858
Flights from Nairobi to Lilongwe Kenya KES84,243
Flights from Nairobi to Addis Ababa Ethiopian, Kenya KES18,935
Flights from Nairobi to Bujumbura Kenya, RwandAir KES44,147
Flights from Nairobi to Mogadishu East African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Lufthansa, Comair Limited, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Turkish, LAM Mocambique, RwandAir KES47,387
Flights from Nairobi to Nampula Kenya, LAM Mocambique KES93,356
Flights from Nairobi to Mumbai Air India, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES44,653

Cheap International Flights to Zanzibar - ZNZ

Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar