You can use the open standard called CalDav to synchronise your Zimbra calendar to your iPhone or iPad.

You are connecting to your Zimbra account via a special URL over which Zimbra allows connection to your calendar

To configure this on your iPhone or iPad open iPhone Settings application and choose Mail, Contacts, Calendar:

Then select Add Account…:

press Other:

Choose Add CalDAV Account:

Enter your Zimbra server hostname in the Server field,

provide your username and password then press Next:
Username = your@email.address
password = password

On the account page, open Advanced Settings:

Enable SSL and check port, make sure Account URL resembles:


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