Cheap flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Return
Economy
Dar Es Salaam (DAR)
Zanzibar (ZNZ)
Depart
Return
Any month
|

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 Wednesday or Saturday and return on a Wednesday

Return
Economy
From?
To?
Tue 5/17
Tue 5/24
Any month
|

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 2022: compare Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.
DAR - ZNZ
Price
R49 - R78
ZNZ
Temperature
24 - 28 °C
ZNZ
Rainfall
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

R791

Average for round-trip flights in May 2022

Round-trip from

R791

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.
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 034 on average during April, but can be found for as low as R662.

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.

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 evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the afternoon.

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 147, or R1 179 for flights within the next 24 hours.

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Dar Es Salaam</span> to <span class="emphasized">Zanzibar</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

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

This flight path from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni was viewed by 192 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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 Oman Air(97%), Qatar Airways(94%) or Precision Air(0%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

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

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

Related searches

Flights to Zanzibar (ZNZ) from Dar Es Salaam (DAR)
Flights to Dar Es Salaam Flights to Zanzibar

Rent a Car

Car Hire in Zanzibar Car Hire in Tanzania Car Hire at Zanzibar

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 May in Zanzibar
23.0 °C
Avg rainfall for May in Zanzibar
261.0 mm

Airports servicing Dar Es Salaam

Airports servicing Zanzibar

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
R646 R867 No cancel fee N/A

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

Search Air Tanzania flights
Coastal
R807 R1 583 No cancel fee N/A

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

Search Coastal flights
Precision Air
R833 R1 198 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.

Search Precision Air flights

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 53% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 39% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 5% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 3% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
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
30 daily flights
Monday
31 daily flights
Tuesday
33 daily flights
Wednesday
31 daily flights
Thursday
32 daily flights
Friday
32 daily flights
Saturday
33 daily flights
Home Africa Tanzania Zanzibar Cheap flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar
  • Return
  • One-way
  • Multi-city
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
  • Multiple
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
  • Return
  • One-way
  • Multi-city
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
  • Multiple
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First
Economy
  • Economy
  • Premium Economy
  • Business
  • First