Cheap flights from Mombasa to Zanzibar

Flights starting at £100. Choose between Precision Air, Kenya Airways, or Air Tanzania to find the best price.

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The distance between Mombasa and Zanzibar is 247 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Precision Air, Kenya Airways, Air Tanzania, Fly540, and Jambojet. Mombasa and Zanzibar have 174 direct flights per week.

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Check-in for a flight from Mombasa to Zanzibar

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Precision AirPRFPWYes
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes
Air TanzaniaATCTCYes
Fly540FFV5HYes
JambojetJMAJMYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Mombasa to Zanzibar?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Mombasa and Zanzibar takes around 0.75 hours.
What is the flight distance between Mombasa and Zanzibar?
The flight distance between Mombasa and Zanzibar is 247 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Mombasa and Zanzibar?
Several carriers operate flights between Mombasa and Zanzibar. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Fly540.
What are the most popular routes to and from Mombasa?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Mombasa and Nairobi, Entebbe, Lamu, London, Eldoret, Kisumu, Brussels, Dublin, Mount Kilimanjaro, Addis Ababa, Berlin, Gold Coast, Adelaide, Cape Town, Johannesburg, Rome, Dar es Salaam, Newcastle upon Tyne, Bucharest, Dubai.
What are the most popular routes to and from Zanzibar?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zanzibar and Mount Kilimanjaro, London, Nairobi, Kigali, Dublin, Arusha, Dar es Salaam, Johannesburg, Durban, Entebbe, Blantyre, Brussels, Bangkok, Port Elizabeth, Marrakesh, Pemba, Mwanza, Pemba Island, New Delhi, Harare.
What airports are near Mombasa?
The main airport in Mombasa is Moi International. It is also served by Moi International, Malindi, Ukunda, Tanga, Vipingo.
What airports are near Zanzibar?
The main airport in Zanzibar is Abeid Amani Karume International. It is also served by Abeid Amani Karume International.
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