There are 2 ways to get from Seychelles to Zanzibar City by plane or ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Zanzibar  •  10 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Mahe Island (SEZ) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) SEZ - ZNZ

$314 - $1,418

Cheapest option

Fly to Dar es Salaam, ferry  •  9 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Mahe Island (SEZ) to Dar es Salaam (DAR) SEZ - DAR
  2. Take the ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar

$224 - $696

What companies run services between Seychelles and Zanzibar City, Tanzania?

Kenya Airways flies from Cascade to Zanzibar City 4 times a week.

Airlines
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Mahe Island to Zanzibar via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
10 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $3,400
Flights from Mahe Island to Dar es Salaam via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
7 h 36 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Mahe Island to Dar es Salaam via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
10 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $750
Flights from Mahe Island to Dar es Salaam via Hahaia
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
South African Airways
Website
flysaa.com
Flights from Mahe Island to Dar es Salaam via Johannesburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,100
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from Mahe Island to Dar es Salaam via Dubai
Ave. Duration
11 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $900
Ferry operators
Azam Marine
Website
azammarine.com
Ferry from Dar es Salaam to Zanzibar
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60
Schedules at
azammarine.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Seychelles and Zanzibar City is 1807 km.

The cheapest way to get from Seychelles to Zanzibar City is to fly and ferry which costs $220 - $700 and takes 9 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Seychelles to Zanzibar City is to fly and ferry which takes 9 h 40 min and costs $220 - $700.

It takes approximately 10 h 7 min to get from Seychelles to Zanzibar City, including transfers.