Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

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The best prices from New York to Zanzibar are usually found in March or October, booked 23 days in advance, depart on a Tuesday or Sunday and return on a Monday

How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

NYC - ZNZ
Price
$871 - $1,357
ZNZ
Temperature
71.6 - 78.8 °F
ZNZ
Rainfall
0.9 - 10.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 17% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 23% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$871

From New York to Zanzibar

One-way from

$655

One-way flight from New York to Zanzibar

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from New York to Zanzibar?

Flying to your destination on a Friday can be more expensive, but this shouldn’t discourage you from finding affordable options to get to Zanzibar. Check prices with Cheapflights to find a great deal for your trip.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Zanzibar (NYC - ZNZ)?

It’s typically best to fly out from New York to Zanzibar at noon. Doing so could potentially save you 29% on the flight price compared to flying in the evening, which is usually more expensive.

Cheap flights from New York to Zanzibar in February, March 2021

16 Mar - 23 Mar
$622pp
EWR
Newark
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Austrian Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
5 Mar - 18 Mar
$739pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Mar - 18 Mar
$750pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

New York to Zanzibar 2021 flight deals

16 Mar - 23 Mar
$622pp
EWR
Newark
Austrian Airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Austrian Airlines
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$643pp
EWR
Newark
Lufthansa
     
3 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
9 Nov - 18 Nov
$644pp
EWR
Newark
Lufthansa
     
3 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Lufthansa
     
3 STOPS
EWR
Newark

Last minute flights from New York to Zanzibar

5 Mar - 18 Mar
$739pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Mar - 18 Mar
$750pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
5 Mar - 18 Mar
$751pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Zanzibar from New York

9:45 am - 9:35 pm
Kenya Airways
1 Stop
28h 50m
JFK - ZNZ
Kenya Airways
$655
KAYAK
5:15 pm - 11:00 am
Ethiopian Air
3 Stops
34h 45m
JFK - ZNZ
Ethiopian Air
$664
CheapFlights
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Oman Air
2 Stops
46h 00m
JFK - ZNZ
Oman Air

Related info for your journey

Flight FAQs

From New York to Zanzibar

Are flight prices decreasing from New York to Zanzibar due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both New York and Zanzibar for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Which airlines flying from New York to Zanzibar Kisauni have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of the carriers operating flights from New York to Zanzibar Kisauni that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Kenya Airways, Emirates, and Qatar Airways. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from New York to Zanzibar for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Zanzibar for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Austrian Airlines for just $622, but on average you can expect to pay $772.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Zanzibar for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from New York to Zanzibar, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Zanzibar for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Zanzibar within the next 7 days for less than $800.

Is New York weather warmer or cooler than Zanzibar?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 86 °F on average in the month of July. The temperature in Zanzibar is typically colder than in New York. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long is the flight from New York to Zanzibar?

Airlines like KLM, Qatar Airways, and Emirates fly from New York to Zanzibar in about 20h 05m. The time it takes to get you to your destination can typically vary by up to 4h 05m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

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

Flying on Austrian Airlines is currently your cheapest option to Zanzibar, with prices starting at $622. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and Qatar Airways, with the lowest prices starting at $739 and $783, respectively. Austrian Airlines is priced at 44% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $625 on Kenya Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Ethiopian Air from $650 and Oman Air from $714 one-way.

Alternative routes for New York to Zanzibar

Destination information for Zanzibar

Today's exchange rate
$1 = TSh 2,308.19
Average temperature for February in Zanzibar
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for February in Zanzibar
1.3 ″

Airports servicing New York

Newark Intl (EWR)
La Guardia (LGA)

Airports servicing Zanzibar

Top 4 airlines flying from New York to Zanzibar

Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
$857 $1,038 No cancel fee 82%
Ethiopian Air
$706 $1,114 No cancel fee 72%
Qatar Airways
$1,041 $1,464 No cancel fee 68%
Emirates
$902 $1,483 No cancel fee 75%
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