The cheapest times to fly from ZNZ to MCI are

  • January 22nd to June 10th (except the weeks of January 29th, February 26th, and April 9th)
  • November 5th to December 9th

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 ZNZ to MCI is early November. Prices can be as high as $4105 for Thursday flights during early January, or as low as $1479 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Kansas City

Flying from Zanzibar (ZNZ) to Kansas City, MO (MCI) will usually cost between $1479 to $2297 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1557. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2890. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1333 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1750 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ZNZ to MCI flight.

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

ZNZ to MCI Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ZNZ to MCI flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Zanzibar City. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MCI, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into ZNZ. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Kansas City, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Zanzibar City. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $484 (20%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1679. Return trip prices are from the MCI to ZNZ 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 ZNZ to MCI can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 47 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking ZNZ to MCI

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 ZNZ to MCI — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1305
  • Average savings: $445 (25.43%)

See ZNZ to IST flights

Hack #2: Istanbul (ZNZ > IST > MCI)

  • Price for both tickets: $1361
  • Average savings: $389 (22.23%)

See ZNZ to NBO flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1500
  • Average savings: $251 (14.31%)

See ZNZ to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, SAS, Singapore Airlines, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kansas City International Airport to Abeid Amani Karume International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8776 miles or 14124 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ZNZ to MCI flight is about 16 hour 47 minutes.

How many flights go between Zanzibar and Kansas City, MO?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 7 available flights from ZNZ to MCI.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code MCI
Destination airport name Kansas City International Airport
City Kansas City, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 39.3
Longitude -94.7


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