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Cheap Flights from Zanzibar to Nairobi & Flight Information
Origin Airport IATA CodeDAR
Destination Airport IATA CodeNBO
Number Of Flight Options1
Average Flight Time1 hour 30 mins

Helpful Zanzibar to Nairobi (DAR - NBO) Flight Information

Traveling From Zanzibar
Origin Airport IATA Code DAR
Traveling To Nairobi
Destination Airport IATA Code NBO
Number of Airlines Serving 3
Available Airlines
Distance 600 km
Direct Flight Time 1 20
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Zanzibar to Nairobi

Is it possible to fly from Zanzibar to Nairobi right now?

The Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides crucial info about travelling from Zanzibar to Nairobi during these uncertain times. Here, you'll find everything from flying restrictions to health guidelines, as well as a wealth of other important info you should know about before you fly.

How long is a direct flight from Zanzibar to Nairobi?

If you're the sort of jetsetter who likes to get chummy with their fellow passengers, you'll have an average of 1 hour and 24 minutes to do just that during your nonstop Zanzibar to Nairobi flight. This trip of 416 miles can sometimes be as fast as 1 hour and 20 minutes, which is still plenty of time to forge a new friendship or two.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Nairobi due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Nairobi booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Zanzibar to Nairobi flights?

Headed to Nairobi from Zanzibar? These are the most frequently flown routes that'll get you there:

  • Zanzibar Airport to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 28 flights per week
  • Julius Nyerere Intl. Airport to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) - 24 flights per week
What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Zanzibar to Nairobi?

The route between Zanzibar and Nairobi is a busy one, so you have numerous flights to pick from. If you don't know how to start planning your getaway, these are some of the best airlines to check out:

  • Kenya Airways with 73 flights every month.
  • Precision Air with 60 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Ethiopian Airlines with 30 flights every month.
  • EgyptAir with 13 flights every month.
  • LAM - Mozambique Airlines with 8 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Zanzibar to Nairobi?

There are roughly 4 flights which operate every day from Zanzibar to Nairobi. You might like to remember this the next time you're day dreaming about a holiday.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Find the best flight from Zanzibar to Nairobi  

Every day between Zanzibar and Nairobi, 5 flights from 3 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with KLM, Kenya Airways, Precision Air, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 1hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 600 km between null and null, let us know! 

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We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

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Need a car after flight from Zanzibar to Nairobi

Economy Chevrolet Spark

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Chevrolet Spark or similar
  • 4 people
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Compact Ford Focus

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  • 4 people
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Midsize Toyota Corolla

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  • 5 people
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SUV Jeep Compass

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Place to stay after flight from Zanzibar to Nairobi

Nairobi Serena Hotel

Nairobi Serena Hotel

5 out of 5
Kenyatta Avenue / Processional Way, Nairobi
The price is £194 per night from 23 Jul to 23 Jul
This family-friendly Nairobi hotel is located near the airport, within 1 mi (2 km) of Central Park and University of Nairobi. Yaya Centre is 2.3 mi (3.8 km) ...
Nairobi Serena Hotel
Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport

Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport

4 out of 5
9042/1044 Tower Avenue, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, Nairobi
The price is £134 per night from 2 Jul to 2 Jul
Situated near the airport, this spa hotel is 3 mi (4.8 km) from Gateway Mall and within 9 miles (15 km) of Nairobi National Park and The Nextgen Mall. Southfield ...
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
"Very close proximity to the airport. Quality hotel good restaurant excellent rooftop bar and swimming pool."

Reviewed on 24 Jan 2020

Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport
Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel

Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel

5 out of 5
First Freight Lane, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi
The price is £129 per night from 24 Jun to 24 Jun
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is within 9 miles (15 km) of Gateway Mall, Nairobi National Park and The Nextgen Mall. Southfield Mall and Signature ...
2/5 (2 reviews)
Staff were unable to find my names in there record
"Too expensive for bed only.. breakfast was not included I will make a complaint with ebookers for the misinformation plus car parking not free to exit the premises. I ended up paying 600 shillings for the car at the gates which apparently the hotel should have stamped the ticket in which they refused ..."

Reviewed on 20 Apr 2018

Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel

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The Concord Hotel And Suites

The Concord Hotel And Suites

4.5 out of 5
31, Wangapala Road, Nairobi
The price is £65 per night from 24 Jun to 24 Jun
Situated in a national park, this luxury hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Diamond Plaza II, Aga Khan University Nairobi and Westgate Shopping Mall. Oshwal Religious ...
The Concord Hotel And Suites
Sherry Homes Raha Westlands

Sherry Homes Raha Westlands

3.5 out of 5
School lane, westlands, Nairobi
Situated in Nairobi, this apartment building is within a 15-minute walk of The Sarit Centre and Westgate Shopping Mall. Oshwal Religious Centre and ABC Place ...
Sherry Homes Raha Westlands
254 Ole Sereni

254 Ole Sereni

4.5 out of 5
Mombassa Road, Opp. Zain offices / Parkside Tower, Nairobi
The price is £61 per night from 24 Jun to 24 Jun
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Nairobi National Park and 2.9 mi (4.6 km) from Nyayo National Stadium. Parliament Building ...
4/5Very Good! (1 review)
"Gutes Hotel, saubere Zimmer und freundliches Personal. Ruhig zum schlafen, obewohl es nahe am Strasseverkehr ist."

Reviewed on 25 Dec 2018

254 Ole Sereni
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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a £25.00 / 45.00 Euro service fee charged by ebookers, plus any airline fare and tax increase that may be applicable.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.