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Find The Best Dates To Fly from Washington Dulles Intl. to Jomo Kenyatta Intl.

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The cheapest flights to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. found within the past 7 days were $764 round trip and $458 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Frequently asked questions

Can I catch a flight from Dulles Intl. Airport to Nairobi Airport right now?
For information on any current NBO quarantine requirements and travel advice, visit our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. Look before you book your flight, so you don’t get caught out en route.
Are there direct flights from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to NBO?
Take note of your connecting gate, because there are no direct flights from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to Nairobi Airport. Delta, Lufthansa and United Airlines are among the airlines that will fly you to Nairobi with only one stopover.
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.
How long is the flight from IAD to Nairobi Airport?
Averaging around 16 hours and 26 minutes in total, flying from Sterling to Nairobi is no picnic. On such a long flight, it’s wise to get up and stretch your legs as often as you can.
What is the flight distance from Washington Dulles Intl. Airport (IAD) to NBO?
With 7,600 mi between Sterling and Nairobi, you’ll definitely have time to sit back and relax. Make the most of the in-flight entertainment, finish a crossword or snooze for a while.
What airlines fly from Dulles Intl. Airport to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO)?
Unfortunately, no airlines currently offer direct flights between IAD and Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO). It’s in your best interest to book well ahead to find the ideal price and route.
What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?
From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you’re flying with Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines or RwandAir you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.
What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?
This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2021. Tuesday and Wednesday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking during the weekend, as data shows that is when prices are generally at their highest.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2021, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.
How far in advance can you book a flight?
Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It’s possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2021 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 0-2 weeks prior to their travel dates.*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.


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Flight path for flights from Washington Dulles International Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

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Airfares to Nairobi NBO from Washington IAD currently cost between $764 and $982. It’s usually cheaper to book a round trip than two separate one-way flights. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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If you want to be flexible about when you return, or keep your travel options open ended, a one-way flight could be just the ticket! You’ll find one-way airfares from Washington IAD to Nairobi NBO on Travelocity starting at $458. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply. 


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If you’re flexible about when you travel, May is usually the cheapest month to fly from Washington IAD to Nairobi NBO. If you need to be more specific, search by date and arrival and departure times.Then, compare prices across different airlines, and sort results by lowest price first. 


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*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.