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Edinburgh (EDI) to Zanzibar (ZNZ)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to ZNZ flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Zanzibar flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Zanzibar.
EDI - ZNZ
Price
£481 - £833
ZNZ
Temperature
22 - 26 °C
ZNZ
Rainfall
24 - 261 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 30% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

£561

Average for round-trip flights in April 2021

Round-trip from

£481

From Edinburgh 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 return from Edinburgh to Zanzibar?

Flying to your destination on a Saturday 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.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Zanzibar?

Users have found that booking a flight from Edinburgh to Zanzibar at least 61 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 61 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Edinburgh to Zanzibar for as little as £557 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as £589 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Zanzibar?

May can be a great time to fly to Zanzibar from Edinburgh with a flight ticket averaging about £524. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of May for as cheap as £370. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Zanzibar (EDI - ZNZ)?

It’s optimal to fly from Edinburgh to Zanzibar in the evening. By choosing this option you can save up to 20% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Zanzibar in April, May 2021

The best prices found for EDI to ZNZ flights in April, May
23 Apr - 2 May
£495pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
14 May - 18 May
£496pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 Apr - 2 May
£500pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh to Zanzibar 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Zanzibar from Edinburgh found for this year
23 Jun - 5 Sep
£480pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
23 Apr - 2 May
£495pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
     
3 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
KLM
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
14 May - 18 May
£496pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
   
2 STOPS
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
ZNZ
Zanzibar Kisauni
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

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Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Zanzibar

Are flight prices decreasing from Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh Turnhouse to Zanzibar Kisauni have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Emirates, British Airways, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Zanzibar for under £506 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Zanzibar for under £506. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Multiple Airlines for just £480, but on average you can expect to pay £630.

Are there direct flights from Edinburgh to Zanzibar for under £506 on Cheapflights?

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

How popular is this flight route?

Flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Zanzibar Kisauni have been viewed 121 times in the past calendar month.

Does it rain more in Edinburgh or Zanzibar?

In Edinburgh, there will be less rainfall in Edinburgh compared to Zanzibar over the next 13 days.

Is Edinburgh weather warmer or cooler than Zanzibar?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 26 °C on average in the month of December. The temperature in Zanzibar is typically hotter than in Edinburgh. 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 does is the flight from Edinburgh to Zanzibar?

For as low as £654, Qatar Airways can have you in Zanzibar from Edinburgh in 15h 15m. This flight may include one or multiple stops.

What are the cheapest airlines to flying from Edinburgh to Zanzibar return?

Our cheapest airline available from Edinburgh to Zanzibar is KLM. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as £537 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines, starting at £654 and £759 round-trip. You may be able to fly from Edinburgh to Zanzibar for 8% less than the average price by searching for these airlines.

Alternative routes for Edinburgh to Zanzibar

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.

Destination information for Zanzibar

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Zanzibar.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = TSh 3,193.89
Average temperature for April in Zanzibar
22.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Zanzibar
228.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Zanzibar

Top 3 airlines flying from Edinburgh to Zanzibar

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh to Zanzibar choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Emirates
£632 £770 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£777 £1,026 No cancel fee 70%
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Qatar Airways
£715 £1,085 No cancel fee 68%
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