Cheap flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

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21 May — 28 May1
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The best prices from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in October or September, booked 36 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Saturday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from Dubai to Zanzibar

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to ZNZ flight in 2022: compare Dubai to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.

DXB - ZNZ

Price

AED 412 - AED 505

ZNZ

Temperature

24 - 28 °C

ZNZ

Rainfall

20 - 320 mm

Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 10% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 1,513From Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni
One-way fromAED 999One-way flight from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Dubai to Zanzibar?

Users have found that leaving on a Wednesday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 5% on your flight compared to booking on days when demand is much higher.

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

Our data shows that October tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar from Dubai. 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 to Zanzibar (DXB - ZNZ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Dubai to Zanzibar at midday. By choosing this option you can save up to 17% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Zanzibar in May, June 2022

The best prices found for DXB to ZNZ flights in May, June
17 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

2 stops

10h 05m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

10h 00m
AED 1,554

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 41m
AED 1,572

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 13/5/22

23 May - 2 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 05m
AED 1,583

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 14/5/22

Dubai to Zanzibar 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zanzibar from Dubai found for this year
17 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

2 stops

10h 05m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

10h 00m
AED 1,554

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

17 Jul - 21 Jul
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 55m
AED 1,565

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 41m
AED 1,572

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 13/5/22

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

17 Jun - 21 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

2 stops

10h 05m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

10h 00m
AED 1,554

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

17 Jul - 21 Jul
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 55m
AED 1,565

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

15 Jun - 22 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

2 stops

10h 05m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

10h 10m
AED 1,598

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

  • Ethiopian Air is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar. Dubai to Zanzibar flights are typically 292% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Ethiopian Air typically cost AED 532.90 RT. The cheapest Ethiopian Air flight found for this route was AED 433. Dubai Intl Airport is the most common Dubai airport to take off from when flying to Zanzibar. Zanzibar Kisauni Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Zanzibar. When flying from Dubai to Zanzibar, Ethiopian Air flights are 18% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Kenya Airways flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 41m
AED 1,572

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 13/5/22

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 41m
AED 1,583

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 14/5/22

2 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

21h 40m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 41m
AED 1,590

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 15/5/22

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar is Kenya Airways. Flights from Kenya Airways travelling this route typically cost AED 643.99 RT. This price is typically 244% cheaper than other airlines that offer Dubai to Zanzibar flights. When booking this route, the cheapest RT price found was AED 342. Dubai Intl Airport is the most common Dubai airport to take off from when flying to Zanzibar. Zanzibar Kisauni Airport is the most popular arrival airport in Zanzibar. When flying from Dubai to Zanzibar, Kenya Airways flights are 16% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Direct flights to Zanzibar from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Zanzibar direct flight deals
31 May - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 55m
AED 1,972

flydubai

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Deal found 14/5/22

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 55m
AED 2,002

flydubai

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Deal found 14/5/22

1 Jun - 6 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 55m
AED 2,005

flydubai

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Deal found 13/5/22

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

Late deals on return flights to Zanzibar from Dubai, departing today and this week
23 May - 2 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

12h 05m
AED 1,583

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 14/5/22

21 May - 28 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

26h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

24h 15m
AED 1,667

Oman Air

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Deal found 13/5/22

22 May - 31 May
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 25m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

2 stops

10h 55m
AED 1,693

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 15/5/22

One-way flights to Zanzibar Kisauni from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Zanzibar
1 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

27h 10m
AED 918

Oman Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

22 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 35m
AED 922

Oman Air

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Deal found 14/5/22

11 Sep
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
AED 926

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 15/5/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dubai to Zanzibar flights.

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 40m for a nonstop flight. There are 2 flights from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar per day from 6 airlines.

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

flydubai, Emirates, and Ethiopian Air 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 to Zanzibar for under AED 1,600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Zanzibar for under AED 1,600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just AED 1,554, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,620.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Zanzibar for under AED 2,000 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to Zanzibar under AED 2,000. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Zanzibar is less than AED 2,071.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Zanzibar for under AED 1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,600.

How popular is this Dubai to Zanzibar flight route?

Within the past month, 1,709 users have taken a look at flights from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dubai to Zanzibar round-trip?

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Dubai to Zanzibar round-trip from AED 1,554. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Kenya Airways, from AED 1,572, and Oman Air, from AED 1,678. These flights start at 7% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as AED 918 on Oman Air. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Ethiopian Air from AED 926 and Kenya Airways from AED 933 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Dubai to Zanzibar?

The most popular airlines flying from Dubai to Zanzibar are Emirates, Ethiopian Air and flydubai. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Dubai to Zanzibar?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for AED 1,090. While the most popular route (Dubai Intl - Zanzibar Kisauni) can be booked for AED 1,565 on average our data indicates AED 9,898 when flying from Dubai to Zanzibar.

Other flights to Zanzibar

Alternative routes for Dubai to Zanzibar

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Dubai to Dar Es Salaamfrom AED 1,611 pp

Top 5 airlines flying from Dubai to Zanzibar

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
EmiratesCheapestAED 1,258AverageAED 2,365FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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Oman AirCheapestAED 1,373AverageAED 1,656FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,440AverageAED 1,540FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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Kenya AirwaysCheapestAED 1,515AverageAED 1,674FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapestAED 1,526AverageAED 1,672FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Zanzibar

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Weekly flight availability from Dubai to Zanzibar

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