Zanzibar to Johannesburg flights from £227

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Book your trip to arrive at O. R. Tambo International, or Lanseria International. The most popular airlines for this route are Precision Air, Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, and Air Tanzania. Zanzibar and Johannesburg have 165 direct flights per week.

Check-in for a flight from Zanzibar to Johannesburg

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Precision AirPRFPWYesNo
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesNo
Fly SafairSFRFAYesNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes0
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Air TanzaniaATCTCYesNo

South Africa COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Latest COVID-19 restrictions

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  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Latest COVID-19 travel restrictions in South Africa – 09/2022
Your trip summary

Most travelers from Tanzania can enter South Africa, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test required for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine is required for vaccinated travelers
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination for Tanzania
  • Mandatory health surveillance form for Zanzibar

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 South Africa in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Zanzibar?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Zanzibar and Dar es Salaam, Mombasa, Arusha, Entebbe, Mount Kilimanjaro, Nairobi, London, Lusaka, Kigali, Muscat, Pemba Island, Mwanza, Cape Town, New Delhi, Stockholm, Melbourne, Sydney, Birmingham, Singapore, Winnipeg.
What are the most popular routes to and from Johannesburg?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Johannesburg and Cape Town, Durban, Port Elizabeth, London, George, Harare, East London, Manchester, Bulawayo, Bloemfontein, Lusaka, Accra, Denpasar, Ho Chi Minh City, Kuala Lumpur, Melbourne, Entebbe, Dar es Salaam, Gaborone, Tokyo.
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 Zanzibar and Johannesburg?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Zanzibar and Johannesburg thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Zanzibar and Johannesburg 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 Zanzibar and Johannesburg?
Currently, you can fly between Zanzibar and Johannesburg with Precision Air, Kenya Airways, Fly Safair, Ethiopian Airlines, Air Tanzania.
When's the best time to travel between Zanzibar and Johannesburg?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Zanzibar and Johannesburg, 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.
What flights operate between Zanzibar and Johannesburg?
Traveling between Zanzibar and Johannesburg, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
How many airports are there near Zanzibar?
There are a number of airports in and around Zanzibar. The main one is Abeid Amani Karume International and other nearby airports include Abeid Amani Karume International
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Zanzibar and Johannesburg depart?
What time do nonstop (direct) flights between Zanzibar and Johannesburg arrive?
What time do flights between Zanzibar and Johannesburg depart?
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