Need help?
Shield with stars icon

Book with confidence - We have plenty of flexible travel options to choose from in case you need to change your plans.

COVID-19 updates. - For information on refunds and cancellations. To change your booking on My Read up on the latest travel restrictions.

Find today's best discounts for

Cheap flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar

Johannesburg to Zanzibar Flight Information

Return flight price

- - -



One-way flight price

from £115

Flights Departing from

Flights arriving in

  • Zanzibar

Airlines flying to this destination


From airport Zanzibar to city centre

0.24 miles

Flight distance

1565.43 miles

Check out our best offers departing from Johannesburg among more than 400 airlines now!

Use the search-box to select your departure city or airport and get the best prices. Please, note these prices below are 'from'.

Information about flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar

Cheap flights Johannesburg - Zanzibar’s facebook page gives you an easy way to stay up to date with giveaways and promotions on low cost flights and holidays to Zanzibar from Johannesburg. would like to be the perfect travel tool for all your travelling needs. The App is also available for the smartphone so you don’t miss out and being able to use our search engine from wherever you are.

Hi and welcome to your perfect solution to finding low cost flights in just a few clicks! When searching for a low cost flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar, all you have to do is complete the search form and in no time you will be flying off to Zanzibar.

Not only can you use the website to search low cost flights, but we have even preselected some flight offers from Johannesburg to Zanzibar for you to save you time.

Once your flight Johannesburg-Zanzibar is booked, using you can even organise the rest of your trip. From car hire and accommodation in Zanzibar as well as a guide to Zanzibar so you know in advance what there is to see and do.

Maybe you are interested in Cheap flights to Johannesburg or search Cheap flights from Zanzibar to Johannesburg Nows your chance!

Flexible on when you visit?

Flight offers Zanzibar in April

19/04/2021 - 25/04/2021 26/04/2021 - 02/05/2021 03/05/2021 - 09/05/2021
Johannesburg - Zanzibar

Flight offers to Zanzibar for next weekend

23/04/2021 - 25/04/2021 30/04/2021 - 02/05/2021 07/05/2021 - 09/05/2021
Johannesburg - Zanzibar

Cheap flights from United Kingdom cities to Zanzibar

Frequently asked questions

How do I buy tickets from different airlines at once and save money?

Our system combines airlines automatically to find the cheapest flights available. That way you can save money and don't have to buy your tickets separately.

Is a trustworthy travel brand?

In 1998, was one of the first online travel agencies. Currently, we are selling over 380,000 flights per year – and working hard on bringing travellers wherever they want to go.

What should I do if I have to change my flight? offers flexibility services for purchase at the time of your booking. These services entitle you to change or cancel your flights without handling fee.*

*Flexibility services are available on selected flights only. Please read our T&Cs for more information.

I am afraid to lose my luggage, every time I fly. What can I do? offers a range of baggage protection services, so that you are covered in case your luggage is delayed or lost.**

**Baggage protection services are available on selected flights only. Please read our T&Cs for more information.

How long does a flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar take?

A flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar takes about 5 hours, 2 minutes.

Which is the cheapest available flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

The cheapest one-way flight is £435.92 and offered by South African Airways. The cheapest round-trip is £356.99 with Ethiopian Airlines.

Which is the cheapest month for flights from Zanzibar to Johannesburg?

The cheapest month is April.

What's the distance between Zanzibar and Johannesburg?

The distance between Johannesburg and Zanzibar is approximately 2,519 miles.

Which airports does Johannesburg have?

Johannesburg has 4 airports: Johannesburg, Lanseria, Johannesburg and Johannesburg.

Which airports does Zanzibar have?

Zanzibar has 1 airport: Zanzibar.

How much is a taxi in Zanzibar? How much is it in Johannesburg?

The average price of a taxi in Zanzibar is £2.00. In Johannesburg, the average price is £1.00.

How much is public transport in Zanzibar and Johannesburg?

A single ticket for the public transport in Zanzibar is £0.00. In Johannesburg, it is £2.00.

How many flights are there per week from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

According to our booking data, there are 10 flights per week from Johannesburg to Zanzibar.

Which airlines fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar?

There are at least 2 airlines that fly from Johannesburg to Zanzibar, the cheapest are Ethiopian Airlines (£356.99) and South African Airways (£538.31).

When is the first flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar in the morning? When is the last in the evening?

The first flight from Johannesburg to Zanzibar is at 07:00. The last flight leaves at 17:25.

When are flights from Zanzibar to Johannesburg most expensive?

The most expensive month is May.

Cost of living in Johannesburg compared with Zanzibar

Food and drinks Johannesburg Zanzibar Difference
Beer (0.5 litre) £1.00 £1.00 0%
Coffee £1.00 £2.00 +100%
Meal at McDonald's £3.00 £5.00 +67%
Water (0.33 litre) £1.00 - -
Transportation Johannesburg Zanzibar Difference
Monthly pass £39.00 £6.00 -85%
One way tube ticket £2.00 - -
Taxi starting price (normal tariff) £1.00 £2.00 +100%
Clothing Johannesburg Zanzibar Difference
1 summer dress in a chain store (Zara, H&M,...) £25.00 £9.00 -64%
1 pair of jeans (Levi's 501 or similar) £42.00 £11.00 -74%
Salaries Johannesburg Zanzibar Difference
Average monthly disposable salary (net) £920.00 £134.00 -85%

Zanzibar airports map

Weather forecast for Zanzibar

  • Sunday 11
    Max 30  ºC
    Min 24  ºC
  • Monday 12
    Max 27  ºC
    Min 21  ºC
  • Tuesday 13
    Max 25  ºC
    Min 21  ºC
  • Wednesday 14
    Max 26  ºC
    Min 24  ºC
  • Thursday 15
    Max 29  ºC
    Min 24  ºC

Hotels in Zanzibar