Cheap flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

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The best prices from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in April or May, booked 54 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Saturday and return on a Tuesday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Dar Es Salaam (DAR) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

All the information you need to plan the best DAR to ZNZ flight in 2021: compare Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.
DAR - ZNZ
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R49 - R78
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Temperature
24 - 28 °C
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Precipitation
20 - 320 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 18% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Average price

R1 245

Average for round-trip flights in December 2021

Round-trip from

R782

From Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar (DAR - ZNZ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 47% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

Flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar are generally found to be more expensive on Wednesday. This shouldn't discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Zanzibar.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, April can be a great choice for travel to Zanzibar. Flights to Zanzibar from Dar Es Salaam in April are about R1 022 on average during April, but can be found for as low as R655.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 50 days in advance to save up to 16% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 50 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R1 134, or R1 165 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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How popular is this Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight route?

This flight path from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni was viewed by 607 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

Consider Precision Air, Air Tanzania or Auric Air when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar consider choosing Qatar Airways(78%), Oman Air(68%) or Air Tanzania(0%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

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Destination information for Zanzibar

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar.
Average temperature for December in Zanzibar
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for December in Zanzibar
150.0 mm

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Top 3 airlines flying from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Air Tanzania
R639 R855 No cancel fee N/A

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Precision Air
R1 056 R1 637 No cancel fee 90%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Precision Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Auric Air
R1 504 R2 095 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Auric Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dar Es Salaam towards Zanzibar.
Morning 6 AM to midday 56% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 35% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 8% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
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Weekly flight availability
from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar.
Sunday
37 daily flights
Monday
36 daily flights
Tuesday
36 daily flights
Wednesday
36 daily flights
Thursday
36 daily flights
Friday
37 daily flights
Saturday
38 daily flights
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