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Cheap flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

DAR — ZNZ
Jun 26 — Jul 31
1 adult
Wed 26/6
Wed 3/7

The best prices from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in September or October, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

Cheap flight deals from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Dar Es Salaam (DAR) to Zanzibar (ZNZ). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 21 June 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

September

Average price

R1 027

Round-trip from

R7 532
High demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 8% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in June 2024
From Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar Kisauni

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.

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 46 days in advance to save up to 19% 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 46 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 R901, or R901 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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 July. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Zanzibar. Flights to Zanzibar from Dar Es Salaam in September are about R976 on average during September, but can be found for as low as R450.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from DAR to ZNZ?

It’s optimal to fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar in the morning. By choosing this option you can save up to 34% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

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

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar. Price data was last updated on 14 June 2024.
The price you pay for your flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 45 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar. Price data was last updated on 16 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight should consider departing on Sunday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Wednesday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Zanzibar from Dar Es Salaam with our price prediction graph.
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Temperature and rainfall in Zanzibar by month

Plan your trip to Zanzibar by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

ZNZ

Temperature

24 - 28 °C

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Zanzibar, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, January is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 28.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of July, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 24.0 C).

Related info for your journey

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  • What days are direct flights available from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

    You can find direct flights on the following days: Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday.

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

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

    On average, you can expect to see 8 flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar a day.
    Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 13% of flight departures
    Morning (6am - Noon) - 50% of flight departures
    Afternoon (Noon - 6pm) - 38% of flight departures

  • 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 flydubai(92%), Emirates(91%) or Qatar Airways(87%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

  • What does DAR to ZNZ mean?

    DAR stands for Dar Es Salaam Airport, while ZNZ stands for Zanzibar Kisauni Airport. These codes are often called IATA codes, a set of identifiers established by IATA (International Air Transport Association) that is widely used by airlines and the aviation industry.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar?

    Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar (average of R418). Flying from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar in July is currently the most expensive (average of R489). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

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Hourly flight availability from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Find hourly flight availability from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 21 June 2024.
6%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
51%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
27%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
16%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar

Explore weekly flight availability from Dar Es Salaam to Zanzibar. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 21 June 2024.
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