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The cheapest flights to Zanzibar Intl. found within the past 7 days were $371 round trip and $190 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for NBO to ZNZ

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PW71808:20 am11:10 amCheck FareCheck Fare
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KQ49406:00 pm07:20 pm
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5H44107:15 am09:30 am
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FAQs about flights from Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) to Zanzibar Intl. Airport (ZNZ)

Can I catch a flight from Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) to Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) right now?

It's always prudent to find out about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in your destination. Make sure you visit the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date info on booking a flight to Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.) from Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.).

Are there direct flights from NBO to Zanzibar Airport?

Precision Air and Kenya Airways are among the airlines that sell direct flights from Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) to Zanzibar Airport. If you're eager to get to where you're headed without a stopover, these are the airlines for you.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Zanzibar Airport, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from Nairobi Airport to ZNZ?

If you're traveling from Nairobi Airport to Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.), you can expect the journey to take about 8 hours and 50 minutes. If this sounds longer than you would have liked, why not make the most of it? Read up on where you're headed, fine tune your itinerary and have a nap before the adventure begins.

What is the flight distance from Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) to ZNZ?

From NBO to ZNZ, the flight distance is 3,480 mi. It's a long-haul journey, so be sure to bring along all the carry-on essentials. Some noise-canceling headphones and a sweater are smart items to start with.

What airlines fly from NBO to Zanzibar Airport (ZNZ-Zanzibar Intl.)?

You can choose from several airlines offering direct flights between Nairobi and Zanzibar Town. Precision Air (PW) is one of the most popular. This carrier operates 43 flights every month. If you'd like more options, have a look at the deals on offer from Kenya Airways (KQ). This airline operates 30 flights each month. Between the two, you're sure to find a deal that's perfect for you.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Precision Air, flydubai or Qatar Airways you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Jomo Kenyatta Intl. to Zanzibar Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From Jomo Kenyatta Intl.
Traveling To Zanzibar Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 1 hours 20 mins
Earliest Departure Time 8:00AM EAT
Latest Departure Time 7:25PM EAT
Lowest Flight Price $371

Route Info

Flight path for flights from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Zanzibar International Airport.

376.00 miles

Airline carriers and aircraft used on flights from NBO to ZNZ

Airline Carrier
Precision Air
Airbus A319

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Airfares to Zanzibar ZNZ from Nairobi NBO currently cost between $371 and $410. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Nairobi NBO to Zanzibar ZNZ on Travelocity starting at $190. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.