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The best prices from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in May or February, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Monday and return on a Thursday

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How to find the cheapest flight from
OR Tambo (JNB) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to ZNZ flight in 2021: compare OR Tambo to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.
JNB - ZNZ
Price
R5 099 - R6 594
ZNZ
Temperature
22 - 26 °C
ZNZ
Precipitation
24 - 261 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 14% potential price rise

Cheapest in

May

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R5 099

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni

One-way from

R3 795

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo 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 day to fly return from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 6%.

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

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 59 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 OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar from R6 110 1-2 weeks out and tickets from R6 154 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar?

The best pricing can be found in the month of May. Prices to Zanzibar from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport average R5 657. You can even find prices in May for less than R5 657, as users have found deals to Zanzibar from as low as R3 985. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Zanzibar from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 16%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar (JNB - ZNZ)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at midday could potentially save you up to 16% on airfare.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Zanzibar in September, October 2021

The best prices found for JNB to ZNZ flights in September, October
6 Oct - 10 Oct
R4 440pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
2 Oct - 9 Oct
R4 469pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Sep - 2 Oct
R4 498pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zanzibar from OR Tambo found for this year
4 Nov - 9 Nov
R4 337pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
6 Oct - 10 Oct
R4 440pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
2 Oct - 9 Oct
R4 469pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Zanzibar

Late deals on return flights to Zanzibar from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
26 Sep - 2 Oct
R4 498pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
24 Sep - 1 Oct
R5 070pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Sep - 3 Oct
R5 172pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Kisauni from Johannesburg OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Zanzibar
20:00 - 10:50
Uganda Airlines
1 stop
13h 50m
JNB - ZNZ
Uganda Airlines
R3 795
Kiwi.com
3:00 - 3:10
Qatar Airways
1 stop
23h 10m
JNB - ZNZ
Qatar Airways
R4 484
CheapTickets.de
19:00 - 8:00
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
13h 00m
JNB - ZNZ
Ethiopian Air
R5 231

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Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Zanzibar

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

If you book a flight to Zanzibar from Johannesburg OR Tambo, you will be flying to Kisauni, which is the city’s only airport. Zanzibar Kisauni (ZNZ) is located 7,1 km from the centre of Zanzibar. There are 0 flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Kisauni per day from 8 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Mango, Kenya Airways, and Ethiopian Air are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar for under R4 300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar for under R4 300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R4 205, but on average you can expect to pay R4 967.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar for under R4 500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than R4 500.

How popular is this Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar flight route?

The Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni flight path was viewed by 15 275 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar return?

Our cheapest airline available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar is Ethiopian Air. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as R4 205 on this airline. An additional option worth looking into is Uganda Airlines, starting at R5 480. Ethiopian Air is 25% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Zanzibar one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as R2 945 on Uganda Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Kenya Airways from R3 736 and Qatar Airways from R4 484 one-way.

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COVID Restrictions

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Zanzibar from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni

Most visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Zanzibar Kisauni.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Zanzibar Kisauni.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Zanzibar Kisauni.

Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from Zanzibar?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Zanzibar Kisauni

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Zanzibar Kisauni must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Zanzibar Kisauni are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Alternative routes for OR Tambo to Zanzibar

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Destination information for Zanzibar

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from OR Tambo to Zanzibar.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = TSh 158,10
Average temperature for September in Zanzibar
24.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Zanzibar
24.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Zanzibar

Top 8 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Zanzibar Kisauni

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo 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
RwandAir
R329 R346 No cancel fee N/A

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

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Air Tanzania
R259 R347 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.

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Ethiopian Air
R257 R360 No cancel fee 72%
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Mango
R325 R420 No cancel fee N/A
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Kenya Airways
R358 R434 No cancel fee 82%
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South African
R265 R509 No cancel fee 78%

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

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Emirates
R341 R676 No cancel fee 75%
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Turkish Airlines
R1 153 R1 619 No cancel fee 77%
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