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Zanzibar Airport Transfers

Discover this beautiful paradise destination with ease, with our Zanzibar Airport transfers.

Begin your enchanting journey to Zanzibar with our expertly coordinated airport transfer services, ensuring a smooth and welcoming start to your island experience. Zanzibar, an archipelago off the coast of Tanzania, is a slice of paradise known for its rich cultural heritage, stunning white sandy beaches, and the enchanting Stone Town. As you touch down in this mesmerizing destination, our range of Zanzibar International Airport transfers cater to your every need, ensuring that your journey from Abeid Amani Karume International Airport to your beach resort, boutique hotel, or historic town accommodation is as magical as the island itself.

Zanzibar Airport Transfer Prices

Have a look at the table below for an example of transfer prices from the airport to the beachfront in Zanzibar.

Transfer Type Journey time Price Per Person
Shared shuttle 1 hour £7.13
Private minibus for 6 20 minutes £2.29
Private car for 3 20 minutes £6.17
Private executive car for 4 20 minutes £4.64

Note: Prices are accurate at the time of writing but are subject to change according to supplier availability. Free cancellations available 24 hours before travel time.






Zanzibar Transfer Vehicles

Exploring the different airport transfer options available in Zanzibar is a key step in planning your tropical escape. Our comprehensive table below is designed to guide you through the various choices, ensuring that your arrival on this enchanting island is as smooth as the Indian Ocean's breeze. Whether you're leaning towards the personalised comfort of a private car, the shared adventure of a shuttle, or the practicality of a minibus for larger groups, we've detailed each option to fit your specific needs.


Shared Bus Transfer

Shared Shuttle

In Zanzibar, a shared shuttle transfer is an excellent choice for travellers seeking a balance between cost-effectiveness and comfort. This service is perfect for those who wish to start their island adventure with an affordable yet reliable travel option. As you journey from the airport to your hotel or resort, the shared shuttle weaves through Zanzibar's stunning landscapes, providing a first glimpse of the island's breathtaking beauty.

Speedy Shared Transfers

Speedy Shuttle

Speedy shuttle transfers are a great choice for travellers who want to blend the affordability of shared transport with a swifter journey to their destination. Tailored for those eager to immerse themselves in the island's allure without the extended stops of traditional shuttles, these transfers provide a quicker way to reach your hotel or resort.

Speedy Shuttle

Private Transfer

Private Transfer

Choosing a private car transfer in Zanzibar is a decision for those who cherish exclusivity and a tailored travel experience. From the moment you land, you are welcomed into a vehicle that offers a luxurious ride, perfectly aligned with the tranquil spirit of the island. This option suits travellers who prefer to navigate Zanzibar's picturesque landscapes and historic alleys at their own rhythm and in comfort, offering a calm, uninterrupted journey to their beach resort or boutique hotel.

Private Executive Transfers

Luxury Transfer

Private luxury transfers are the epitome of indulgence and exclusivity, perfect for those who desire a journey that matches the island's splendor. As you arrive, you'll be greeted by a luxurious vehicle, setting the tone for an extraordinary travel experience. This service is designed for travellers who seek more than just a transfer; it's for those who want to immerse themselves in the island's beauty from the very first moment, enveloped in comfort and elegance.

Luxury Transfer

Private Minibus Transfers

Private Minibus

For groups venturing to Zanzibar, our private minibus transfers offer a seamless and spacious travel solution. Tailored for the comfort and convenience of larger parties, these transfers ensure that families, friends, or corporate groups can begin their island journey together, right from the airport. Awaiting you upon arrival, the minibus is equipped to comfortably accommodate everyone, along with their luggage, making it an ideal choice for group travellers.

Wheelchair Adapted Transfer

Wheelchair Adapted Transfers

Ensuring that everyone can fully experience the beauty of Zanzibar, our wheelchair-adapted transfers provide a seamless and comfortable journey for travellers with mobility needs. These specialized vehicles are equipped with accessible features like ramps, making transfers from the airport to your destination hassle-free.

Wheelchair Adapted Transfers


Frequently Asked Questions

What happens once I've booked my Zanzibar Airport transfers?

Once your booking has gone through and been confirmed on our end, you will receive an email confirmation. Give it a read to make sure all is in order, as it contains all of the details of your transfer booking.

What happens when I arrive in Zanzibar?

Once you've touched down, we're sure you're eager to get to the beach! We make sure the experience is as hassle-free as possible. You simply need to head through to Arrivals and located your driver, who will be waiting for you there.

What happens if my flight is delayed?

If your flight to Zanzibar comes up against unexpected delays, then don't fret too much. We know things like this can happen, and have popped the phone number for your transfer provider on your email confirmation. Give them a call as soon as you can to receive assistance.

What about when it's time to come home?

No-one ever wants to leave the beautiful beaches of Zanzibar, but if real life is beckoning and you have a flight home to catch, we can get you back to the airport too. Just book a return transfer when you book your initial journey, and a driver will be there at your chosen time and location.

Book a stress-free Airport Transfer with FREE Cancellation

Flextras: Free Cancellation

Our airport transfers come with the freedom of being able to amend or cancel your booking up to 24 hours before your transfer is due to take place. Vouchers and 100% cash refunds are available.



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Our brilliant help team is standing by for your questions about your airport transfers. Simply click here to visit our help and support page.


Why choose Holiday Extras for your airport transfers?

  • We have of helping customers with the little extras that come with booking a holiday.
  • We compare 1000's of options for airport transfers with just one click.
  • Contact centre and helpline available 24/7.
  • We only use the very best vehicles, so they're all under 5 years old with air conditioning, perfect for those warm summer days.
  • We are trusted by the world's leading travel companies.

Are your transfers suitable for babies and children?

Children are welcome on our transfers throughout Tanzania, including Zanzibar. However, keep in mind our suppliers do not provide any car seats, so if your child usually uses one, you will need to bring one with you.





*All prices on page correct at time of writing and subject to change based on supplier availability. Free cancellations available up until 24 hours before travel time.

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