Turkish Airlines recently launched direct flights between Istanbul and Zanzibar.
Following the addition of Zanzibar, Turkish Airlines will now be flying to 293 destinations worldwide; 50 of which are in Africa. These include the east African city hubs of Dar es Salaam, Kilimanjaro, Nairobi, Mogadishu, Djibouti, Asmara, Addis Ababa, Kigali, Entebbe and Zanzibar.
As of December 13, Zanzibar flights will be operated three times per week on Mondays, Wednesdays and Saturdays in both directions.
“Turkish Airlines is proud to transport people around the globe to experience new cultures, share ideas and create memories that will stay with them for a lifetime”, Ahmet Olmuştur, Chief Marketing Officer at Turkish Airlines, said.
“We are delighted to open the new route to Zanzibar, a truly remarkable destination. We continually seek out opportunities to expand our network and look forward to welcoming our passengers on their way to Zanzibar in the near future.”
Zanzibar flight times as scheduled from December 13:
|TK 567||Monday, Wednesday, Saturday||IST||20:30||ZNZ||05:30|
|TK 567||Monday, Wednesday, Saturday||ZNZ||06:25||IST||13:45|
All times are in LMT.
Flight TK567 will also provide a direct link to Istanbul Atatürk Airport, from where passengers will be able to conveniently reach top global destinations including Frankfurt, Muscat, Munchen, Dubai, Paris, London, Milano, Amsterdam, Zurich, Bombay, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Rome, Brussels, Berlin, Vienna, Hamburg, Tel-Aviv, Düsseldorf, and Prague.