Cheap flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

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7 Feb — 14 Feb1
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The best prices from Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni are usually found in February or January, booked 27 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Wednesday and return on a Thursday

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

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to ZNZ flight in 2023: compare Dubai to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.

DXB - ZNZ

Price

AED 506 - AED 600

ZNZ

Temperature

24 - 28 °C

ZNZ

Rainfall

20 - 320 mm

Popular inAugustHigh demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 9% potential price drop
Round-trip fromAED 1,858From Dubai Intl to Zanzibar Kisauni
One-way fromAED 1,116One-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 Monday can be a cost-effective option. It’s possible to save up to 8% 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 13% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 28 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 2,167 1-2 weeks out and tickets from AED 2,354 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

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

Our data shows that February tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Zanzibar from Dubai. Users have commonly found prices around AED 2,037 for the month, but tickets can be as low as AED 1,561. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in August.

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 12% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight in the morning.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Zanzibar in February, March 2023

The best prices found for DXB to ZNZ flights in February, March
19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,616

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,627

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,634

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

Dubai to Zanzibar 2023 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zanzibar from Dubai found for this year
19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,616

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,627

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

19 Feb - 7 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 40m
AED 1,634

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

Cheap Oman Air flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

26 Feb - 5 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
AED 1,638

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/2

12 Feb - 19 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

14h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
AED 1,656

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 31/1

7 Mar - 12 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 30m
AED 1,660

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

  • One of the most popular airlines travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar is Oman Air. Flights on this route from Oman Air typically cost AED 614.03 RT, a price that is 267% more expensive than the average Dubai to Zanzibar flight. The cheapest flight found was AED 426 RT. When travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar on Oman Air, the most popular airport to depart from is Dubai Intl Airport and the most popular airport to arrive at is Zanzibar Kisauni Airport. When flying from Dubai to Zanzibar, Oman Air flights are 11% more popular than any other airline flying that same route.

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

5 Jun - 16 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 55m
AED 1,726

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

8 Jun - 16 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 55m
AED 1,730

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

8 Jun - 16 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

8h 20m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

8h 55m
AED 1,766

Ethiopian Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

  • Ethiopian Air is one of the most popular airlines used for those travelling from Dubai to Zanzibar. Dubai to Zanzibar flights are typically 327% more expensive than other airlines traveling the same route. Flights from Ethiopian Air typically cost AED 528.42 RT. The cheapest Ethiopian Air flight found for this route was AED 449. 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 0% 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
7 Jun - 15 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 35m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 40m
AED 1,939

flydubai

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

2 Mar - 6 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 30m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 35m
AED 1,943

flydubai

Pick Dates

Deal found 31/1

22 Feb - 1 Mar
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

Nonstop

5h 30m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 35m
AED 1,954

flydubai

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Zanzibar

Late deals on return flights to Zanzibar from Dubai, departing today and this week
12 Feb - 19 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

14h 50m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

20h 05m
AED 1,656

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 31/1

9 Feb - 13 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

14h 30m
AED 1,678

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/2

7 Feb - 11 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

20h 10m
ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

15h 30m
AED 1,697

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 1/2

One-way flights to Zanzibar from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Zanzibar
21 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,010

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 31/1

18 Feb
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

1 stop

14h 50m
AED 1,014

Oman Air

Pick Dates

Deal found 30/1

5 Jun
DXB

Dubai Intl

ZNZ

Zanzibar Kisauni

2 stops

11h 15m
AED 1,025

Kenya Airways

Pick Dates

Deal found 2/2

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 20m for a nonstop flight. There are 4 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 Oman 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 1,700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Zanzibar for under AED 1,700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Oman Air for just AED 1,638, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,748.

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 1,990.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Zanzibar for under AED 1,700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,700.

How popular is this Dubai to Zanzibar flight route?

Within the past month, 1,404 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 1,638. Another airline that can offer you cheap pricing is Ethiopian Air. These flights start at 19% 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 1,010 on Oman Air. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Kenya Airways from AED 1,025 and flydubai from AED 1,105 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 Etihad Airways. 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 1,065. While the most popular route (Dubai Intl - Zanzibar Kisauni) can be booked for AED 1,616 on average our data indicates AED 9,655 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 2,426 pp

Top 6 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
Oman AirCheapestAED 1,472AverageAED 1,759FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time76%COVID-19 safety
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Kenya AirwaysCheapestAED 1,499AverageAED 1,736FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%COVID-19 safety
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Ethiopian AirCheapestAED 1,523AverageAED 1,717FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%COVID-19 safety
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Qatar AirwaysCheapestAED 1,561AverageAED 1,856FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%COVID-19 safety
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EmiratesCheapestAED 1,563AverageAED 2,255FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time75%COVID-19 safety
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flydubaiCheapestAED 1,649AverageAED 1,941FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/ACOVID-19 safety
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Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Zanzibar

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai to Zanzibar
35%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
35%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
30%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Dubai to Zanzibar

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to Zanzibar
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