Cheap flights from Nairobi, Kenya to Zanzibar, Tanzania

Flights starting at £133. Choose between Precision Air, Kenya Airways, or Qatar Airways to find the best price.

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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Zanzibar. The distance between Nairobi and Zanzibar is 602 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Precision Air, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways, Emirates, and Jambojet. Nairobi and Zanzibar have 183 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

Discover the top airlines offering direct flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar in the next month. You’ll find the number of daily direct flights per airline in the table.

Weekly direct flights for Mon 10.06 - Sun 16.06

AirlineMon 10.06Tue 11.06Wed 12.06Thu 13.06Fri 14.06Sat 15.06Sun 16.06
3333433
---133251
---1---11---1
---------------1---

Weekly direct flights for Mon 17.06 - Sun 23.06

AirlineMon 17.06Tue 18.06Wed 19.06Thu 20.06Fri 21.06Sat 22.06Sun 23.06
2455455
---112233
1---11111
------1------3---

Weekly direct flights for Mon 24.06 - Sun 30.06

AirlineMon 24.06Tue 25.06Wed 26.06Thu 27.06Fri 28.06Sat 29.06Sun 30.06
5546454
2212112
---1---1111
---1---------------

Weekly direct flights for Mon 01.07 - Sun 07.07

AirlineMon 01.07Tue 02.07Wed 03.07Thu 04.07Fri 05.07Sat 06.07Sun 07.07
5647465
112121---
1111111
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Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to Zanzibar

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Precision AirPRFPWYes0
0
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EmiratesUAEEKNoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
JambojetJMAJMYes0
0

Weather in Zanzibar

Average Weather

MonthAverage monthly max temperatureAverage monthly min temperature
January30°C26°C
February30°C26°C
March30°C26°C
April29°C25°C
May28°C24°C
June27°C23°C
July27°C23°C
August27°C23°C
September28°C23°C
October29°C24°C
November29°C25°C
December29°C26°C
Hottest Month
30°C
March
Coldest month
23°C
August
Sunny days
266
days per year

14 day forecast

Wednesday
19 Jun
97%
25°C23°C
26 Jun
85%
27°C23°C
Thursday
20 Jun
89%
28°C23°C
27 Jun
89%
27°C23°C
Friday
21 Jun
87%
28°C23°C
28 Jun
88%
27°C23°C
Saturday
22 Jun
86%
28°C22°C
29 Jun
87%
27°C22°C
Sunday
23 Jun
88%
27°C22°C
30 Jun
74%
27°C22°C
Monday
24 Jun
74%
28°C24°C
1 Jul
79%
28°C23°C
Tuesday
25 Jun
83%
26°C23°C
2 Jul
29°C23°C

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