Cheap flights from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar

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The best prices from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar 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
Price
R714 - R1 136
ZNZ
Temperature
22 - 26 °C
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Precipitation
24 - 261 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

R903

Average for round-trip flights in August 2021

Round-trip from

R714

From Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar?

It’s generally more expensive to depart on a Monday, if you have to leave on this day you can still search on Cheapflights to find great options that meet your needs.

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

Users have found that booking a flight from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar at least 59 days early can save you up to 7% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 59 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar for as little as R6 073 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as R6 116 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

Our data shows that May tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar from Dar es Salaam. Users have commonly found prices around R5 622 for the month, but tickets can be as low as R3 961. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar (DAR - ZNZ)?

Unlike in the morning, when flights are generally more expensive, you can save up to 47% on flights from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar by exploring options for tickets in the afternoon.

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From Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar

How many flights depart from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar on average per day?

On average 1 flight departs from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni per day.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

Does it rain more in Dar es Salaam or Zanzibar?

Dar es Salaam will have the same amount of rainfall in 1 compared to Zanzibar over the next 7 days.

Is Dar es Salaam weather warmer or cooler than Zanzibar?

Expect the weather to be around 32 °C on average in January. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Zanzibar is generally colder than in Dar es Salaam.

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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 August in Zanzibar
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for August in Zanzibar
30.0 mm

Airports servicing Dar Es Salaam

Airports servicing Zanzibar

Top 3 airlines flying from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar

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
R40 R54 No cancel fee N/A

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Precision Air
R66 R103 No cancel fee 90%

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Auric Air
R94 R131 No cancel fee N/A

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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 59% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 34% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 6% 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
32 daily flights
Monday
34 daily flights
Tuesday
35 daily flights
Wednesday
35 daily flights
Thursday
34 daily flights
Friday
35 daily flights
Saturday
35 daily flights
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