Cheap flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar

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The best prices from Dubai International to Zanzibar are usually found in October or September, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Sunday or Wednesday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Dubai International (DXB) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to ZNZ flight in 2021: compare Dubai International to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.
DXB - ZNZ
Price
AED 1,513 - AED 1,855
ZNZ
Temperature
22 - 26 °C
ZNZ
Rainfall
24 - 261 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 10% potential price rise

Cheapest in

October

Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 1,513

From Dubai International to Zanzibar

One-way from

AED 823

One-way flight from Dubai International to Zanzibar

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dubai International to Zanzibar?

Saturday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 6%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Dubai International to Zanzibar?

To save up to 7% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 35 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Dubai International to Zanzibar from AED 1,719 1-2 weeks out and tickets from AED 1,741 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Dubai International to Zanzibar?

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar from Dubai International. Users have commonly found prices around AED 1,678 for the month, but tickets can be as low as AED 1,443. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai International to Zanzibar (DXB - ZNZ)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Dubai International to Zanzibar in the afternoon. Doing so could potentially save you 7% on the flight price compared to flying at midday, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar in April, May 2021

The best prices found for DXB to ZNZ flights in April, May
14 May - 17 May
AED 1,487pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
21 May - 4 Jun
AED 1,502pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
30 May - 2 Jun
AED 1,506pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl

Dubai International to Zanzibar 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zanzibar from Dubai International found for this year
12 Jun - 20 Jun
AED 1,418pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
10 Jul - 17 Jul
AED 1,421pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
10 Jul - 17 Jul
AED 1,425pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Oman Air
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl

Direct flights to Zanzibar from Dubai International

Save time with Dubai International to Zanzibar direct flight deals
20 May - 26 May
AED 1,528pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
flydubai
Direct
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
flydubai
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
14 May - 21 May
AED 1,535pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
flydubai
Direct
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
flydubai
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl
20 May - 4 Jun
AED 1,542pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
flydubai
Direct
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
flydubai
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

Last-minute flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar

Late deals on return flights to Zanzibar from Dubai International, departing today and this week
30 Apr - 7 May
AED 1,528pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Kenya Airways
 
1 STOP
DXB
Dubai Intl
1 May - 8 May
AED 1,531pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
DXB
Dubai Intl
30 Apr - 4 May
AED 1,535pp
DXB
Dubai Intl
flydubai
Direct
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
flydubai
Direct
DXB
Dubai Intl

One-way flights to Zanzibar from Zanzibar

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar
01:30 - 04:00
Qatar Airways
1 stop
27h 30m
DXB - ZNZ
Qatar Airways
AED 823
Travel2Be
21:45 - 17:05
Kenya Airways
1 stop
20h 20m
DXB - ZNZ
Kenya Airways
AED 897
trip.ae
13:10 - 09:05
Ethiopian Air
1 stop
20h 55m
DXB - ZNZ
Ethiopian Air
AED 1,073
trip.ae

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Dubai International to Zanzibar

What airports do I use to fly from Dubai to Zanzibar?

If you book a flight from Dubai to Zanzibar, you will be flying from Dubai Intl to Kisauni. Flights to Zanzibar Kisauni (ZNZ) from Dubai Intl (DXB) take 5h 35m for a nonstop flight. There is 1 flight from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar per day from 5 airlines.

Which airlines flying from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

flydubai, Emirates, and Kenya Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar for under AED 1,469 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar for under AED 1,469. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Oman Air for just AED 1,418, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,484.

Are there direct flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar for under AED 1,836 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar under AED 1,836. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai International to Zanzibar is less than AED 1,733.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai International to Zanzibar for under AED 1,836?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai International to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,836.

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni have been viewed 571 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Dubai or Zanzibar?

When travelling, it's generally smart to pack in preparation for rain or any other conditions that may arise. The rainfall in Dubai is roughly less than Zanzibar. You can assume this to be the case over the next 2 days.

Is Dubai weather warmer or cooler than Zanzibar?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 41 °C on average in the month of July. The temperature in Zanzibar is typically colder than in Dubai. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Dubai International to Zanzibar?

Departing from Dubai International to Zanzibar will take you 5h 35m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Dubai International to Zanzibar return?

Oman Air, at AED 1,418, was found to be the cheapest airline from Dubai International to Zanzibar.Alternate airlines flying return to your destination include Qatar Airways and Kenya Airways. These flights start at 15% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Dubai International to Zanzibar one-way?

AED 801 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Qatar Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Ethiopian Air and Kenya Airways, with prices starting from AED 834 and AED 867, respectively.

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Destination information for Zanzibar

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Dubai International to Zanzibar.
Today's exchange rate
AED 1 = TSh 628.52
Flight duration
5h 35m
Average temperature for April in Zanzibar
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Zanzibar
228.0 mm

Airports servicing Dubai

Airports servicing Zanzibar

Top 5 airlines flying from Dubai International to Zanzibar

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai International to Zanzibar choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Emirates
AED 33 AED 350 No cancel fee 75%
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Oman Air
AED 354 AED 413 No cancel fee 76%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by Oman Air. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Ethiopian Air
AED 36 AED 416 No cancel fee 72%
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Kenya Airways
AED 33 AED 423 No cancel fee 82%
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flydubai
AED 283 AED 475 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by flydubai. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from Dubai International to Zanzibar

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai International towards Zanzibar.
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Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from Dubai International to Zanzibar
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai International to Zanzibar.
Sunday
2 daily flights
Monday
0 flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
0 flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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