There are 4 ways to get from Zanzibar City to Diani Beach by plane, car ferry, car 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 Mombasa, car ferry, drive  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Mombasa (MBA) ZNZ - MBA
  2. Take the car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni
  3. Drive from Likoni to Diani Beach

$129 - $373

Cheapest option

Ferry, drive  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the ferry from Zanzibar to Pemba Island
  2. Take the ferry from Pemba to Tanga
  3. Drive from Tanga to Diani Beach

$22 - $29

2 alternative options

Fly to Tanga, drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Tanga (TGT) ZNZ - TGT
  2. Drive from Tanga to Diani Beach

$118 - $355

Fly to Ukunda  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Fly from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Ukunda (UKA) ZNZ - UKA

$115 - $376

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zanzibar City to Diani Beach is to ferry and drive which costs $21 - $29 and takes 11 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zanzibar City to Diani Beach is to fly and car ferry and drive which costs $120 - $380 and takes 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Zanzibar City and Diani Beach is 213 km.

It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Zanzibar City to Diani Beach, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Zanzibar City, Tanzania and Diani Beach, Kenya?

Kenya Airways, Jambojet Limited and eight other airlines fly from Zanzibar City to Diani Beach every 4 hours.

Airlines
Charterlines, Inc.
Website
charterlines.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Tanga
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Kenya Airways
Website
kenya-airways.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Ukunda via Nairobi
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Flights from Zanzibar to Ukunda via Dar es Salaam, Nairobi
Ave. Duration
5 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Fly540
Website
fly540.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Neos
Website
neosair.it
Flights from Zanzibar to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$110 - $900
East African Safari Air Express
Flights from Zanzibar to Ukunda via Mombasa
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $370
Flights from Zanzibar to Ukunda via Nairobi, Mombasa
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Blue Panorama Airlines
Website
blue-panorama.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Mombasa
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Auric Air Services Limited
Website
auricair.com
Flights from Zanzibar to Tanga
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Ferry operators
Kenya Ferries
Phone
254 20 2118344
Email
info@kenyaferry.co.ke
Website
kenyaferry.co.ke
Car ferry from Mombasa to Likoni
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
kenyaferry.co.ke
Azam Marine
Website
azammarine.com
Ferry from Zanzibar to Pemba Island
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
azammarine.com
Ferry from Pemba to Tanga
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
azammarine.com

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