How to get to Zanzibar

Zanzibar International Airport is also named Kisauni Airport and is located approximately 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) south of Stone Town.

All the three Zanzibar Collection hotels can be reached in a 50-minute drive on an excellent road to the south east part of the Island.

We can arrange a meet and greet service and transfers to and from the airport, please just let us know when booking and we will be happy to arrange it.

The airport receives on a daily basis flights from all major East African airports such as Kilimanjaro, Nairobi, Arusha, Mombasa and Dar Es Salaam, from which you can in turn connect with all major airline carriers to Europe, Asia and the US.

There is a major expansion underway at the moment with a new airport under construction expected to be completed soon.

Below are all the flights arriving to Zanzibar, Dar-es-Salaam and Nairobi Airports:

Zanzibar Airport:

  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • Kenya Airways
  • Precision Air (Domestic Flight)
  • Zan Air (Domestic Flight)
  • 540 Aviation
  • Condor
  • Oman Air
  • Egypt Air
Dar-es-Salaam Airport:

  • Swiss International Airlines
  • Emirates
  • Qatar Airways
  • Oman Air
  • South African Airlines
  • Turkish Airlines
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Air Uganda
Nairobi Airport:

  • Emirates
  • Qatar Airways
  • Oman Air
  • Gulf Air
  • Etihad
  • Egypt Air
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Air Arabia
  • Kenya Airways
  • KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Swiss International Airlines
  • SN Brussel Airlines
  • South African Airlines
  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • British Airways

For guests arriving into Dar Es Salaam airport, domestic flights are very convenient and time efficient, with a flying time of just 20 minutes, while there is also the option of the ferry.

The Zanzibar Collection would be happy to assist with bookings for domestic flights to and from Dar es Salaam and Arusha, Nairobi or Kilimanjaro, and can also assist with arrangements for the ferry.

For further information on how to get to Zanzibar, please feel free to contact us so that we can provide more detailed information, as well as assist you in booking any local excursions if you are interested in exploring the Island.

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