The cheapest times to fly from ATL to ZNZ are

  • April 2nd to June 17th
  • August 20th to November 25th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ATL to ZNZ is mid October. Prices can be as high as $4607 for Monday flights during late December, or as low as $993 for Tuesday flights around mid October.


When to Fly to Zanzibar City

Flying from Atlanta, GA (ATL) to Zanzibar (ZNZ) will usually cost between $1078 to $3184 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid October with an average ticket price of $1092. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3980. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2889 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1387 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ATL to ZNZ flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ATL to ZNZ route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ATL to ZNZ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ATL to ZNZ flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Atlanta. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays are the most expensive days to fly to Zanzibar City, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Atlanta. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $412 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1369. Return trip prices are from the ZNZ to ATL flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ATL to ZNZ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 3 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ATL to ZNZ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR) in Dar Es Salaam

  • 45 miles (72 km) away from ZNZ
  • Usually 19.00% less expensive than ZNZ
  • 1-layover flights available

See ATL to DAR flights


Flight Hacking ATL to ZNZ

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ATL to ZNZ — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (ATL > NBO > ZNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1055
  • Average savings: $332 (23.94%)

See ATL to NBO flights

Hack #2: Muscat (ATL > MCT > ZNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1196
  • Average savings: $191 (13.77%)

See ATL to MCT flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (ATL > JFK > ZNZ)

  • Price for both tickets: $1220
  • Average savings: $167 (12.04%)

See ATL to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ATL to ZNZ? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 18 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Abeid Amani Karume International Airport to Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8376 miles or 13480 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ATL to ZNZ?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ATL to ZNZ flight is about 16 hour 3 minutes.

How many flights go between Atlanta, GA and Zanzibar?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 48 available flights from ATL to ZNZ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ATL
Origination airport name Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
City Atlanta, GA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -84.4

Return Airport

Destination code ZNZ
Destination airport name Abeid Amani Karume International Airport
City Zanzibar
Country Tanzania
Latitude -6.2
Longitude 39.2


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