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Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar from R5 262

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 23/9. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel.
JNB — ZNZ
Jul 23 — Jul 301
1 adult
Tue 23/7
Tue 30/7

The best prices from Johannesburg to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in May or April, booked 45 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Thursday and return on a Wednesday

Cheap flight deals from Johannesburg to Zanzibar

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Johannesburg (ZA1) 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 18 July 2024.

Round-trip from

R6 572

One-way from

R5 262

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

May
Ethiopian Air
  • Ethiopian Air
  • 10/10-17/10
  • 2 total stops
  • 24h 55m total
  • Johannesburg to Zanzibar
Kenya Airways
  • Kenya Airways
  • 23/9
  • 1 total stop
  • 17h 35m total
  • Johannesburg to Zanzibar
High demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 12% potential price drop

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

Monday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 2%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

To save up to 8% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 46 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Johannesburg to Zanzibar from R8 593 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R9 394 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Zanzibar from Johannesburg average R8 499. You can even find prices in May for less than R8 499, as users have found deals to Zanzibar from as low as R6 354. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Zanzibar from Johannesburg. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 5%.

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

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg to Zanzibar is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are at midday tend to be the most expensive. A flight in the evening could potentially save you up to 15% on airfare.

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Johannesburg and Zanzibar. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the lowest-priced Ethiopian Air flights heading from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Make sure to double check the flight details before booking.
Thu 10/1023:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Thu 17/1017:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/7R6 572
Fri 4/1023:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Mon 7/1015:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/7R6 663
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 754
Sat 31/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Fri 6/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 791
Sun 4/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 11/812:50ZNZ - JNB
2 stops16h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 809
Wed 4/923:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Wed 11/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 827
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Mon 9/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 064
Mon 2/923:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 173
Thu 10/1023:00JNB - ZNZ
2 stops14h 00mEthiopian Air
Thu 17/1017:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/7R7 337

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Kenya Airways for the route between Johannesburg and Zanzibar. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Take a gander at the lowest prices we've found on Kenya Airways flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. If these deals don't fit your criteria, make sure to check back soon as new deals are always added.
Wed 24/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop17h 35mKenya Airways
Thu 1/820:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop14h 05mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R8 702
Wed 4/91:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Thu 12/910:10ZNZ - JNB
1 stop6h 40mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R8 721
Wed 28/81:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Mon 9/920:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop15h 15mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R8 976
Wed 4/91:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Fri 13/910:10ZNZ - JNB
1 stop24h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 012
Thu 3/101:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Mon 7/1020:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop15h 15mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 267
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop8h 55mKenya Airways
Thu 12/910:10ZNZ - JNB
1 stop25h 45mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 394
Thu 5/91:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Sun 8/911:05ZNZ - JNB
1 stop14h 10mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R9 485
Mon 2/912:10JNB - ZNZ
2 stops9h 40mKenya Airways
Sat 7/93:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop21h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R9 631
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop18h 05mKenya Airways
Wed 11/93:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 649

Cheap Johannesburg to Zanzibar flights in July & August 2024

Find cheap flight options from Johannesburg to Zanzibar specifically for the months of July and August 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Prices were last updated on 18 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Johannesburg to Zanzibar in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 754
Sat 31/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Fri 6/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 791
Sun 4/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 11/812:50ZNZ - JNB
2 stops16h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 809
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Mon 9/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 064
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Fri 6/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 555
Sat 31/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 646
Sun 4/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 11/815:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop22h 50mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 774
Thu 29/823:00JNB - ZNZ
2 stops14h 00mEthiopian Air
Mon 9/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R7 956
Thu 29/88:20JNB - ZNZ
1 stop27h 40mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R8 083

Johannesburg to Zanzibar 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Johannesburg and Zanzibar in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Johannesburg to Zanzibar in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Tue 19/1123:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Tue 26/1117:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 299
Fri 29/1123:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Fri 6/1217:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 336
Fri 6/923:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 390
Thu 10/1023:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Thu 17/1017:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/7R6 572
Fri 4/1023:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Mon 7/1015:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 663
Tue 17/1223:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 22/1217:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 682
Fri 30/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 8/915:15ZNZ - JNB
1 stop13h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 754
Sat 31/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Fri 6/917:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop11h 55mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 791
Sun 4/823:00JNB - ZNZ
1 stop13h 00mEthiopian Air
Sun 11/812:50ZNZ - JNB
2 stops16h 05mEthiopian Air
Deal found 17/7R6 809

Direct flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg

Discover direct flight options from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Find direct flights with no stopovers, providing a convenient travel experience. Explore direct flight options based on user searches, and compare prices and availability for your desired travel dates. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
For a shorter flight, select one of these non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Those looking to potentially save on 1 or 2-stop flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar should utilize the search form at the top of the page.
Tue 19/119:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 35mFlySafair
Tue 26/1114:35ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R7 392
Tue 26/119:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 35mFlySafair
Tue 3/1214:35ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R8 520
Sat 30/119:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 35mFlySafair
Sat 7/1214:35ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R9 048
Sat 11/19:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 35mFlySafair
Sat 18/114:35ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R9 303
Sat 4/19:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 35mFlySafair
Tue 14/114:35ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 50mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R10 414
Sat 31/89:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Tue 10/914:25ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 45mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R10 905
Tue 6/89:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Tue 13/814:25ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 45mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R13 163
Sat 31/89:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Sat 7/914:25ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 45mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R13 982
Sat 5/109:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Tue 8/1014:25ZNZ - JNB
Nonstop3h 45mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R14 310

Johannesburg to Zanzibar flights leaving soon

Find last-minute flight options from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for spontaneous travel. Discover available flights and compare prices based on user searches. Secure great deals and offers for spontaneous trips with quick booking options. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Check out these flights departing soon from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. It's wise to confirm all flight details are correct before booking.
Wed 24/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop17h 35mKenya Airways
Thu 1/820:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop14h 05mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R8 702
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop8h 55mKenya Airways
Thu 12/910:10ZNZ - JNB
1 stop25h 45mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 394
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop18h 05mKenya Airways
Wed 11/93:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop7h 05mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R9 649
Tue 23/717:00JNB - ZNZ
2 stops17h 10mKenya Airways
Tue 30/720:40ZNZ - JNB
1 stop28h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 18/7R10 068
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop18h 05mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/919:30ZNZ - JNB
2 stops17h 05mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7R10 396
Thu 25/717:00JNB - ZNZ
2 stops13h 20mMultiple Airlines
Thu 1/88:25ZNZ - JNB
2 stops16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7R11 069
Sun 28/71:15JNB - ZNZ
2 stops17h 25mMultiple Airlines
Thu 12/922:20ZNZ - JNB
2 stops14h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7R11 251
Wed 24/71:15JNB - ZNZ
2 stops11h 45mMultiple Airlines
Thu 1/88:25ZNZ - JNB
2 stops16h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7R11 597
Thu 25/723:00JNB - ZNZ
2 stops14h 00mEthiopian Air
Thu 1/817:00ZNZ - JNB
1 stop28h 00mEthiopian Air
Deal found 18/7R11 615

One-way flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg

Search for one-way flight options from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.
Take a look at some of the one-way flights we've detected from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Those seeking round-trip flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar should utilize the search form at the top of the page.
Mon 23/91:15JNB - ZNZ
1 stop17h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R5 262
Tue 23/712:20JNB - ZNZ
2 stops21h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R5 371
Tue 24/912:20JNB - ZNZ
2 stops18h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 18/7R5 425
Tue 24/99:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Deal found 18/7R5 462
Thu 19/912:20JNB - ZNZ
2 stops21h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 17/7R5 571
Wed 18/91:15JNB - ZNZ
2 stops20h 35mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R5 589
Tue 24/99:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R5 607
Mon 22/710:45JNB - ZNZ
1 stop8h 05mKenya Airways
Deal found 17/7R5 644
Tue 30/79:00JNB - ZNZ
Nonstop3h 25mFlySafair
Deal found 17/7R5 917

Find flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 576 159 searches. Data last updated 18 July 2024.

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R6 572 - R13 163

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Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Thu 10/10

1 stop13h 00m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Thu 17/10

1 stop11h 55m

R6 572

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 4/10

1 stop13h 00m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Mon 7/10

1 stop13h 40m

R6 663

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 30/8

1 stop13h 00m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Sun 8/9

1 stop13h 40m

R6 754

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sat 31/8

1 stop13h 00m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Fri 6/9

1 stop11h 55m

R6 791

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Sun 4/8

1 stop13h 00m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Sun 11/8

2 stops16h 05m

R6 809

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 4/9

1 stop7h 05m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Thu 12/9

1 stop6h 40m

R8 721

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Wed 28/8

1 stop7h 05m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Mon 9/9

1 stop15h 15m

R8 976

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Fri 6/9

2 stops30h 30m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Sun 8/9

2 stops14h 15m

R9 849

Johannesburg OR TamboZanzibar Kisauni

JNB - ZNZ

JNBZNZ

Johannesburg OR Tambo

Tue 6/8

Nonstop3h 25m

Zanzibar Kisauni

Tue 13/8

Nonstop3h 45m

R13 163

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How far ahead should I book a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Price data was last updated on 12 July 2024.
Booking 45 days in advance of your planned departure date is, on average, the best time to get cheap flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. The general trend is that the closer you book to the departure date, the more expensive your flight will be.
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What is the cheapest day to fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. Price data was last updated on 14 July 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Johannesburg to Zanzibar flight should consider departing on Wednesday at midday when fares are most often at their lowest. Monday 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 Johannesburg to Zanzibar

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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).

Reviews of airlines servicing Zanzibar

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Zanzibar. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Zanzibar. Reviews last updated 18 July 2024.
Peruse reviews from past customers who have flown with Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways and FlySafair from Johannesburg to Zanzibar to help guide your decision. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
8,2
Very Good
107 reviews

Crew

8,7

Entertainment

6,1

Food

6,5

Overall

8,2

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

7,6

Reviews

1 / 5

It never happened because you guys processed my payment, took my money and never gave me a conformation letter for my trip. So, basically I was scammed by your company. Thank you so much for making my day as one of the worst days of my life on Wed, 5 June 2024. It's def for the books.

8,2
Very Good
107 reviews
8,2
Very Good
107 reviews

Crew

8,7

Entertainment

6,1

Food

6,5

Overall

8,2

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

7,6

Reviews

1 / 5

It never happened because you guys processed my payment, took my money and never gave me a conformation letter for my trip. So, basically I was scammed by your company. Thank you so much for making my day as one of the worst days of my life on Wed, 5 June 2024. It's def for the books.

7,4
Good
778 reviews
8,2
Very Good
107 reviews

Crew

8,7

Entertainment

6,1

Food

6,5

Overall

8,2

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

7,6

Reviews

1 / 5

It never happened because you guys processed my payment, took my money and never gave me a conformation letter for my trip. So, basically I was scammed by your company. Thank you so much for making my day as one of the worst days of my life on Wed, 5 June 2024. It's def for the books.

7,0
Good
345 reviews
8,2
Very Good
107 reviews

Crew

8,7

Entertainment

6,1

Food

6,5

Overall

8,2

Boarding

8,2

Comfort

7,6

Reviews

1 / 5

It never happened because you guys processed my payment, took my money and never gave me a conformation letter for my trip. So, basically I was scammed by your company. Thank you so much for making my day as one of the worst days of my life on Wed, 5 June 2024. It's def for the books.

Related info for your journey

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  • How can I know whether the airlines/airports in Zanzibar or Johannesburg are sustainable?

    To learn about airlines’ sustainability efforts or to get answers to your queries, read and review their annual Environmental, Social, and Governance Report (ESG). Alternatively, the IATA Environmental Assessment for Airports and Ground Service Providers (IEnVA) evaluates the ecological impacts of carriers, airports, and ground personnel to establish whether their operations and supplies are sustainable. You could also check if the airports are listed in the Airport Carbon Accreditation.

  • What airlines operating this route have sustainable practices, and what are they?

    If you are looking to fly from Johannesburg in a sustainable fashion, consider booking flight tickets with Kenya Airways or Ethiopian Air, which release 66% and 58% less carbon, respectively. Kenya Airways boasts a tree-planting initiative to offset aircraft emissions by absorbing carbon in the atmosphere. Furthermore, the carrier is investing in fuel-efficient planes and green technologies. Ethiopian Airlines is engrossed in sustainable development by adopting green procurement, resource conservation, a modern fleet, and waste minimization.

  • How can I fly more sustainably from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    Passengers set to fly from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) to Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ) can lower their flight footprints by engaging in a few green practices. For instance, skipping checking bags and minimal packing is an environmentally-responsible travel tip, as increased flight weight implies elevated fuel intake and consequentially greater greenhouse gas emissions. Alternatively, you could fly coach from JNB to ZNZ with environmentally-conscious carriers.

  • What airports serve Johannesburg to Zanzibar flights?

    There is just one airport located in Johannesburg that will serve flights out from Johannesburg to Zanzibar and that airport is O.R. Tambo International Airport. This airport is a major international airport that is located in Kempton Park, Gauteng, South Africa. The only airport that will accommodate flights from Johannesburg is Abeid Amani Karume International Airport. Abeid Amani Karume International Airport is the main airport for flights to Zanzibar and is located five kilometers south of the capital of Zanzibar, Tanzania.

  • Which airlines fly directly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    The airlines available that fly directly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar include Kenya Airways, which sometimes can be partially operated by Precision Air, South African Airlines, Precision Air, and Ethiopian Airlines. Out of all the listed airlines, Kenya Airlines has a majority of flights available to fly directly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar, with the second being Precision Air, though they partially operate flights with other airlines. These flights, depending on the stopover time and dates chosen, can vary in pricing with the quickest flights and stopover times being more expensive than slower flights.

  • What are the stopover options between Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    The available stopover options when flying from Johannesburg to Zanzibar vary on the airlines chosen but typically only one stopover is available when flying to Zanzibar. The location of the stopover can also vary upon the choice of flight and airline. Some locations for stopover include Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, which is located in Kenya, Julius Nyerere International Airport, which is located in Tanzania, and Bole International Airport, which is located in Ethiopia. The flight times can all vary for these flights from 6h 23m-12h 28m depending on the airline and length of stopover chosen.

  • Do I need a passport or visa to fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    Currently there is no requirement for South African Passport holders to have a visa when visiting Zanzibar. What you will need in order to fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar is a passport that is valid for at least six months after you depart from Zanzibar.

  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Zanzibar from Johannesburg?

    Zanzibar Kisauni (ZNZ) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar. You should not have trouble finding flights to Kisauni from Johannesburg; the airport handles an average of 0 inbound flights from Johannesburg per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 8 airlines have flights to the Zanzibar airport from Johannesburg. It is only a 7,1 km journey from Kisauni (ZNZ) to Zanzibar’s city centre.

  • Can I find flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for under R6 600 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for under R6 600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R6 572, but on average you can expect to pay R7 282.

  • Are there direct flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for under R7 400 on Cheapflights?

    Cheapflights has 12 direct flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar under R7 400. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar is less than R12 143.

  • Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for under R8 800?

    There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than R8 800.

  • What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg to Zanzibar round-trip?

    Flying on Ethiopian Air is currently your cheapest option to Zanzibar, with prices starting at R6 572. Another option worth looking into is Kenya Airways, starting at R8 721 round trip. Ethiopian Air is currently priced 22% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

  • What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar one-way?

    For one-way options, check prices for Kenya Airways. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R5 262. Users have also found prices from R5 462 and R11 488 on FlySafair and Ethiopian Air, respectively.

  • What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    While on average a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar is generally R7 007, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is R3 517. When looking at the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Zanzibar Kisauni), you can expect to pay R6 299 for that flight.

  • What does JNB to ZNZ mean?

    These are just IATA (International Air Transport Association) codes. They are used in aviation to identify and differentiate airports. That’s why a Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar Kisauni Airport flight would often be abbreviated as a JNB to ZNZ flight. Johannesburg Lanseria Airport (HLA), Pretoria Wonderboom Apt. Airport (PRY), Sun City Resort Pilansberg Airport (NTY) are other airports near this flight route and their unique identifiers/IATA codes.

  • Where are the most common stopover locations when flying from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

  • Where are the least popular stopover locations for Johannesburg to Zanzibar flights?

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

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Zanzibar with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Zanzibar that include hotel bookings?

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

  • How can I find direct flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

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

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Zanzibar that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Johannesburg 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.

  • How recently were the Johannesburg to Zanzibar flight deals updated?

    The Johannesburg to Zanzibar flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 18/7.

  • What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

    Currently, May is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar (average of R418). Flying from Johannesburg to Zanzibar in January is currently the most expensive (average of R484). 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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