Tanzania to Zanzibar flight duration

What is the flight duration from Tanzania to Zanzibar?

Unfortunately there are no direct flights flying between Tanzania and Zanzibar so the flight duration below is a calculation based on a commercial airliner flying directly from Tanzania to Zanzibar

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ZNZ
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ZNZ

Average direct flight time is 1 hours 14 minutes.

The fastest direct flight from Tanzania to Zanzibar is 1 hours 14 minutes.

A distance of 297 miles / 477 km

Related: Return journey Zanzibar to Tanzania flight duration


Airport, Distances & Flight Duration Information

  • The average flight time from Tanzania to Zanzibar is 1 hours 14 minutes
  • Distance from Tanzania to Zanzibar is 297 miles / 477 km
  • Tanzania is served by 1 airports Zanzibar Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ)
  • Zanzibar is served by 1 airports Zanzibar Abeid Amani Karume International Airport (ZNZ)

Airlines

Ethiopian Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
TUI fly Belgium
TUI fly Belgium
Qatar Airways
Qatar Airways
Turkish Airlines
Turkish Airlines

Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 24 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.


INDIRECT FLIGHTS (multi stop)

Tanzania to Zanzibar flight time via Nairobi

Tanzania to Nairobi
1 hours 34 minutes
Nairobi to Zanzibar
1 hours 32 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
3 hours 06 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights

Tanzania to Zanzibar flight time via Entebbe

Tanzania to Entebbe
1 hours 58 minutes
Entebbe to Zanzibar
1 hours 56 minutes
Total flight time (time flying in the air)
3 hours 56 minutes

The total journey time will vary depending on the wait between flights


Just remember indirect flights will always take longer than a direct flight as you are landing and taking off from at least one extra airport and taking off and landing is the most time comsuming part of any flight and is done at much lower speeds.

The total travel time of a indirect / multi-stop flight from Poole to London can vary greatly depending on what route you take to get to London and how long you have to wait for your connecting flight.


Tanzania & Zanzibar local time and timezones

Zanzibar, Tanzania and Tanzania, Tanzania have the same time

Date and time in Tanzania, Tanzania:
13:37 Fri, 10 Jul, 2020,
Dar es Salaam Timezone: EAT (+03:00)

Date and time in Zanzibar, Tanzania:
13:37 Fri, 10 Jul, 2020,
Dar es Salaam Timezone: EAT (+03:00)


Planning a trip or just interested to find out the flight time between Tanzania, Tanzania and Zanzibar, Tanzania? Be prepared, as flight times can change depending on many factors such as, weather condition, wind speed, flight path and congestion in the air. Due to these factors the actual flight time could be less than 1 hours 14 minutes but on occasion could be longer than the stated time.