Cheap flights from Durban to Zanzibar

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The most popular airlines for this route are Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Precision Air, Airlink (SAA), and Cem Air. Durban and Zanzibar have 164 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Durban to Zanzibar

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes
Fly SafairSFRFAYes
Precision AirPRFPWYes
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes
Cem AirKEM5ZYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Tanzania COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Tanzania

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  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers

  • No quarantine required

Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in Tanzania – 06/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from South Africa with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Tanzania, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Tanzania

  • Mandatory health surveillance form for Zanzibar

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers

  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers

Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for South Africa

  • COVID-19 mobile app required for all arrivals

  • Mandatory health declaration form on arrival

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

  • Health screening on arrival

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Tanzania in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Durban?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Durban and Johannesburg, Cape Town, George, Port Elizabeth, East London, Bloemfontein, Nelspruit, Harare, Dar es Salaam, Lusaka, Nairobi, Kimberley, Northern Cape, London, Windhoek, Maputo, Polokwane, Limpopo, Gaborone, Mahé, Palma, Majorca, Maun.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zanzibar?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zanzibar and Mount Kilimanjaro, Mombasa, London, Nairobi, Kigali, Dublin, Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Johannesburg, Entebbe, Blantyre, Brussels, Bangkok, Port Elizabeth, Marrakesh, Pemba, Mwanza, Pemba Island, New Delhi, Harare.
Which airports are there in Durban?
Durban is mainly served by Durban International. But there are other airports nearby, including Virginia Airport.
What airports are near Durban?
The main airport in Durban is Durban International. It is also served by Pietermaritzburg, Margate.
What airports are near Zanzibar?
The main airport in Zanzibar is Abeid Amani Karume International. It is also served by Abeid Amani Karume International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Durban and Zanzibar?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Durban and Zanzibar thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Durban and Zanzibar can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Durban and Zanzibar?
Currently, you can fly between Durban and Zanzibar with Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Precision Air, Airlink (SAA), Cem Air.
When's the best time to travel between Durban and Zanzibar?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Durban and Zanzibar, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
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