If you're looking to travel to Zanzibar, you will need transportation at some point on the island. The main form of transportation on the island is to rent a car or call a taxi. Zanzibar taxis are relatively inexpensive, with average fares ranging between $5 to $45 to roam around the island. It's essential that you understand the variety of Zanzibar taxi costs and how they are determined.
Unless you are renting a car, you'll need to use taxis to get around Zanzibar. The prices for a taxi in Zanzibar depend on a few factors, such as the location you're traveling to, the total distance, and the time of the day. Here are a few of the different rides you may need during your visit to Zanzibar and their corresponding costs.
Once you arrive at the Karume International Airport (ZNZ) or Julius Nyerere International Airport (DAR), you'll need to take a taxi to your accommodation. This taxi ride can cost anywhere between $5-$45, depending on the distance you need to travel.
The easiest way to book an airport taxi is through the Zanzibar Airport Transfers online portal. By pre-booking your ride, you ensure the type of transportation you will be receiving, you'll already know your driver and have an accurate price quote. This will help you avoid scams that commonly happen at the airport. Instead, you'll already know the cost of the taxi and won't have to pay your driver until you arrive at your hotel or home.
The beautiful beaches of Zanzibar attract visitors from around the world. The most comfortable way to get to the beach is by using a Zanzibar Airport Taxi. A taxi for this type of ride can cost between $30-45 depending on how far away your accommodation is from the beach, and how long you plan to visit the beach. Pre-booking through the Zanzibar Airport Transfer website will help determine the exact cost and reserve your ride.
Zanzibar Airport Transfers can be booked to fit your trip needs. Whether it's a short shopping trip to town, a long-distance journey around the island, a business meeting, or a special event, Zanzibar Airport Transfers will be able to provide comfort and exceptional service. The average price for this ride depends on the specific destination or city. Select your destination to check on current prices to your ideal destination.
The table bellow shows typical fares and routes based on location for the different tariffs,
|airport to/ from stone town||$15||$17||$20||$35|
|airport to/ from nungwi, kendwa||$40||$45||$70||$90|
|airport to/ from kiwengwa, pwani mchangani||$40||$45||$60||$80|
|airport to uroa, pongwe, marumbi||$40||$45||$60||$80|
|airport to/ from paje, jambiani, bwejuu, dongwe||$40||$45||$70||$90|
|airport to/ from michamvi, pingwe, kizimkazi
Taxi to/ from the rock restaurant
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If you're ready to book a professional, on-time, reliable and comfortable taxi, book with Zanzibar Airport Transfers. Our prices are affordable, budget-friendly, and ready to accommodate your needs.