• Sign in
South Africa (English)

Cheap flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar

dic. 4 — dic. 111
1 adult
lun. 4/12
lun. 11/12

How to find the cheapest flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Nairobi (NB0) 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 30 noviembre 2023.

Popular in


Cheapest in


Average price

R6 582

Round-trip from

R159 327
High demand for flights, 5% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 7% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in November 2023
From Nairobi to Zanzibar Kisauni



R8 545 - R10 613



24 - 28 °C



20 - 320 mm

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 61 days in advance to save up to 53% 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 61 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 Nairobi to Zanzibar 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R6 917, or R7 458 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

November can be a great time to fly to Zanzibar from Nairobi with a flight ticket averaging about R7 073. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of November for as cheap as R4 493. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of May.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nairobi to Zanzibar (NBO - ZNZ)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar as you normally would.

Related info for your journey

Find useful and relevant information for your journey from Nairobi to Zanzibar. Access travel guides, tips, and recommendations to enhance your travel experience. Get information about local attractions, weather, transportation options, and more.

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

Zanzibar Kisauni (ZNZ) is the airport you will fly into if you book a flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar. You should not have trouble finding flights to Kisauni from Nairobi; the airport handles an average of 12 inbound flights from Nairobi per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 3 airlines have flights to the Zanzibar airport from Nairobi. It is only a 7,1 km journey from Kisauni (ZNZ) to Zanzibar’s city centre.

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

What are the most reliable airlines from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

Looking for the most reliable airlines to get you to your destination on time? Our data shows these are most likely to get you from Nairobi to Zanzibar on time: Royal Air Maroc (96%), KLM (93%), British Airways (93%).

What does NBO to ZNZ mean?

This is defined as Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport (NBO) and Zanzibar Kisauni Airport (ZNZ). Codes like Zanzibar Kisauni Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Nairobi Wilson Airport (WIL), Nanyuki Airport (NYK), Amboseli Airport (ASV).

Browse thousands of different options on Cheapflights for your next trip

Toggle through the tabs below to find thousands of options on Cheapflights for your next trip.

Complete your trip
Complete your trip to Zanzibar by adding a car hire and/or hotel booking to your travel itinerary.

Top 3 airlines flying from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Discover the top 3 airlines that operate flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 833 678 searches. Data last updated 30 noviembre 2023.
Air TanzaniaCheapestR4 405AverageR5 994FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
Search Air Tanzania flights
Precision AirCheapestR6 175AverageR6 905FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time90%
Search Precision Air flights
Kenya AirwaysCheapestR7 099AverageR7 754FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
Search Kenya Airways flights

Search flights to Zanzibar by cabin class

Hourly flight availability from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Find hourly flight availability from Nairobi 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 30 noviembre 2023.
6%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
34%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
40%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
20%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
6 AM
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Nairobi to Zanzibar

Explore weekly flight availability from Nairobi 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 30 noviembre 2023.
Sunday15daily flights
Monday13daily flights
Tuesday8daily flights
Wednesday14daily flights
Thursday13daily flights
Friday12daily flights
Saturday12daily flights

Fly with Cheapflights

Find the best flight deals on Cheapflights, where travellers can enjoy low prices and a wide availability of flights to their desired destinations.

How does Cheapflights help users find flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

Deals for Nairobi to Zanzibar flights are sourced from 900+ travel sites when you use Cheapflights. When all flight results come back, Cheapflights lets you sort and filter flights using different criteria to choose better, like price, airport, cabin class, and plenty of other options.

Why should you use Cheapflights to find cheap flight tickets from Nairobi to Zanzibar?

Cheapflights helps you find that perfect flight to Zanzibar from Nairobi by searching from hundreds of airlines and agencies you know and love. We are also free to use, in case you were wondering!

Can Cheapflights find flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar with no change fees?

Yes! Cheapflights helps users easily find flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar with no change fees.

Can Cheapflights notify me if prices for flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar become cheaper?

Not ready to book yet? You can track prices for flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar on Cheapflights with our Price Alert feature and get notified when better prices are available.

100% Free
Cheapflights is completely free to use, so you can start saving the moment you arrive.
Book with Flexibility
Our users can plan ahead with confidence and find flights with no change fees
Travel Smart
Millions of people come to us for their flight needs every year. We help make travel planning easy by providing useful insights and data-driven graphs that can inform your decisions.