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How Much Does it Cost To Fly To Nairobi?

The cheapest prices found with in the last 7 days for return flights were $517 and $425 for one-way flights to Nairobi for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
FCO Nairobi May 1 - Jul 1 $517
LHR Nairobi May 16 - May 22 $586
LHR Nairobi May 16 - May 22 $586
BOS Nairobi Apr 21 - Apr 30 $608
IAH Nairobi Jun 25 - Jul 8 $609
JFK Nairobi Apr 27 - May 8 $614
LAX Nairobi May 30 - Jun 5 $624
IAD Nairobi May 2 - Jun 16 $670
DFW Nairobi May 20 - Jun 7 $675
MSP Nairobi Jun 1 - Aug 31 $808
*Prices include taxes and fees
Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
JFK Nairobi Apr 17 - Apr 24 $614
IAH Nairobi Apr 18 - Jun 2 $645
BOS Nairobi Apr 18 - May 9 $648
DFW Nairobi Apr 17 - May 11 $656
IAD Nairobi Apr 17 - May 15 $702
LHR Nairobi Apr 16 - Apr 23 $790
LHR Nairobi Apr 16 - Apr 23 $790
LAX Nairobi Apr 16 - Apr 23 $878
MSP Nairobi Apr 18 - Jun 15 $897
*Prices include taxes and fees

Flight Review

Feb 24, 2020

Good quick flights

Feb 19, 2020

Easy flight

Dec 31, 2019

There is a not enough of food for such a long flight.

Dec 10, 2019

Overall good service, on time flights and good food.

Aug 21, 2019

I usually fly other airlines and am spoiled by flying Delta. Kenya Airways was amazing. Great experience

Jul 14, 2018

Kenya airways suffers from a poorly managed immigration department at the JKIAirport. With two 747 unloading the process was , as first limited to ONE immigration agent. A second was later added. I was in the earl.y group but passport control took 2 hours. There is a Sky Priority immigration line but as Sky Priority Elite members, the JKIAirport staff did not let Sky Priority people use it. They reserved if for flight crew only.

Jun 8, 2018

Reandair has amazing hospitality. A meal in an hour and a half flight?!? What?!? That’s unheard of in today’s cost cutting industry. Decent spacing between seats too!

May 8, 2018

Asked for tea, did not get it

Apr 4, 2018

It took a very long time to get bags once we landed at JKIA!!

Mar 7, 2018

If you have long legs like I do, then leg room is a challenge.

Feb 2, 2018

My friends power bank was stolen from his checked bag, definitely not good

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Nairobi Flight Information

Traveling toNairobi
Lowest Price$517
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines ServingQatar Airways, Delta
Number of Daily Flights
Airlines with Direct Flights

FAQs about Flights to Nairobi Airport

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO), please visit our Customer Service Portal.

What airport is best to fly into Nairobi?

There are two airports servicing Nairobi. If you disembark at Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO), you'll be 8 mi from the city center. An additional option is Wilson Airport (WIL), approximately 2 mi from the action of the downtown area.

Where to stay in Nairobi

Start making your dreams about Nairobi a reality by reserving your accommodations through Travelocity. With 1,332 sensational options at your fingertips, we know you'll find the perfect place to throw down your suitcase.

There's no more opportune time to indulge yourself than when you're taking a vacation. Book a room at the InterContinental Nairobi and enjoy a taste of the high life during your stay. Alternatively, look up the Kenya Comfort Hotel. It's a superb choice if you're vacationing on a budget.

How to get through airport security fast when traveling to Nairobi

Make your flight to Nairobi a little easier by reading over these practical security tips:

  • Security staff will expect to see your boarding pass and passport upon arrival. Store them in an accessible place, so they're ready for inspection.
  • Remove your shoes, belt and jewellery before approaching security. Items like these are not permitted in the body scanner.
  • Digital cameras, laptops and other electronic devices must be placed in a tub to be X-rayed.
  • Flying with a favorite perfume? As long as it contains no more than 3.4 ounces (100 milliliters) and it's placed in a clear resealable plastic bag, you can keep it in your carry-on luggage.
  • Think about your choice of footwear. Slippers are great because they're a cinch to take off when you're doing the airport security checks. Try wearing a pair on your next flight!
  • Scissors and multi-tools are not permitted on board the aircraft. Pack them in your checked luggage to avoid leaving them at the security checkpoint.

Flights To Nairobi

Discover the culture, cuisine, and history of Africa—not to mention its world-renowned wildlife—with flights to Nairobi’s international airport (NBO). Nairobi is a multicultural melting pot and one of the fastest-growing cities in Africa. “The Safari Capital of the World” caters to adventure-bound tourists, but you’ll find charming surprises if you stay for a while. From nyama choma (Kenyan barbecue) to Maasai markets, Nairobi has come a long way from its beginnings as a railway stop.

Transportation from NBO

Nairobi flights touch down at NBO 9 miles southeast of the city center. International airlines will land at Terminals 1 or 2, while Terminal 3 is for domestic planes. There is bus service to the city center, however we recommend taking a taxi or arranging transportation with your hotel. If you take a cab, remember to agree on a price beforehand or take a metered “London-style” cab. You can book one of the hotels near Jomo Kenyatta International, but the area around the airport is mostly residential and traffic into the city center is notorious. Stay in the city if you’re looking for that urban vibe, and live like a local in the Central Business District. This bustling region is home to the Kenya International Conference Centre—which offers the best views of the city skyline—and Uhuru Park, a popular rallying point for everything from recreational sports to gospel choir practice. At the end of the weekly grind, you’ll find the burgeoning business class celebrating Furahiday, a combination of a Swahili word and “Friday” that translates to “happy day.”

Discover Your African Adventure

Make every day Furahiday with cheap flights to Nairobi from Travelocity. Bundle and save when you book your airfare and hotel together with our Nairobi vacation packages. Then kick back and relax with a cup of coffee—and imagine yourself in a Kenyan café drinking java grown just miles away.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.