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London Nairobi
Tue, 14 May LHR - NBO
Fri, 17 May NBO - LHR
£2259 £2160
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Mombasa Nairobi
Sun, 30 Jun MBA - WIL
£39 £38
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Dar es Salaam Nairobi
Sun, 19 May DAR - NBO
Thu, 23 May NBO - DAR
£222 £215
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London Nairobi
Mon, 13 May LHR - NBO
Fri, 17 May NBO - LHR
£480 £460
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London Nairobi
Mon, 13 May LHR - NBO
Fri, 17 May NBO - LHR
£511 £487
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London Nairobi
Mon, 13 May LHR - NBO
Fri, 17 May NBO - LHR
£507 £487
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Flights from Ahmedabad to Nairobi
£114 £110
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Flights from Doha to Nairobi
£139 £135
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Flights from Mumbai to Nairobi
£148 £145
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Flights from Entebbe to Nairobi
£157 £152
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Flights from Dubai to Nairobi
£172 £156
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Flights from Brussels to Nairobi
£224 £217
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Flights to Nairobi

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Nairobi is the capital of Kenya. The city is famous for business as well as culture and it houses many international organizations, including the United Nations Environment Program. This major city is located between Kampala and Mombasa, and Mount Kenya and Mount Kilimanjaro can be seen clearly from this city. It is one of the largest cities in Kenya and well-known for the Nairobi National Park, which is nicknamed the "World's Wildlife Capital". There are several tourist destinations in the city which is the reason people love to make multiple trips to Nairobi.

Things to do and places to see in Nairobi

Apart from the most famous attraction, the National Park, the city houses many museums containing the heritage and culture of Nairobi. The exciting nightlife, restaurants and shopping malls throughout the city will keep you continually busy with activities so head out and book cheap flights to Nairobi to visit this fabulous city.

A Nairobi to do list starts right here and should contain several things:

Nairobi airports

The only international airport in Nairobi is the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport which has direct flights to Nairobi from almost 50 countries around the world. It is the ninth busiest airport in Africa, managing over 6 million passengers.

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

Top airlines

There are various airlines landing at this location but the top airlines are: Kenya Airways, British Airways and Emirates.


The airport is at a distance of approximately 15km from the central business district of Nairobi.

Transport options

There are a number of bus operators running bus services between the airport and the city or to other destinations in Nairobi. This is one of the cheapest ways to travel in Nairobi. Taxis are another option from this airport for the city transfers or to other destinations. Rental cars can be pre-booked and picked up from the airport if you wish to drive yourself.

FAQ's about Nairobi

How can I find cheap flights to Nairobi at Opodo?
At Opodo you can find flights from £38 to Nairobi. Our offers are the result of a combination of different technologies, machine learning algorithms and real searches form our customers in our platform, so you can get the options that better suits your needs when flying to Nairobi.
When's the best time to book flights to Nairobi?
The top month to book flights to Nairobi is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Nairobi flights is October. In third place: September. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Nairobi, read on.
When's the best time to go to Nairobi?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Nairobi is... December. The next best month to travel to Nairobi is July. And let's not forget August, the third top choice for when to go to Nairobi. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Nairobi is May.
Which airlines fly to Nairobi from the UK?
Airlines flying direct from the UK to Nairobi include:
  • Kenya Airways, which flies from London and Birmingham to Nairobi plus from Bristol.
  • Emirates, with flights from London to Nairobi and Birmingham and also from Manchester.
Indirect flights from the UK to Nairobi include:
  • Kenya Airways, which flies from London and Birmingham and also from Manchester.
  • Ethiopian Airlines, with flights from London and Manchester to Nairobi plus Jersey.
  • Emirates, which has flights from London and Birmingham as well as from Manchester to Nairobi.
How early should I be at the airport to take a flight to Nairobi?
To ensure punctuality for your flight to Nairobi, it's essential to arrive at the airport at least two to three hours beforehand. This timeframe allows for necessary procedures such as check-ins, security screenings, customs, and boarding, all of which can consume considerable time. At Opodo, you'll discover unbeatable deals for flights to Nairobi, departing from over 64 cities. Moreover, you can select from various services aimed at enhancing your airport experience, such as priority boarding and additional luggage allowances. For added convenience, when booking your flight with Opodo, consider including insurance or opting for a refundable fare to ensure a hassle-free journey to Nairobi!
What is the name of Nairobi’s airport?
Nairobi is served by 2 airport[s]. Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal airport operates flights towards both domestic and international destinations within 64 cities, such as London, Mombasa and Ukunda, the most popular routes.
How far is Nairobi’s airport from the city centre?
Nairobi’s airport Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal is located 10 miles from the city centre.
How much does it cost to travel from the airport to the city center of Nairobi?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 0.61 £ per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal , for example, the average price for the ride to Nairobi centre is around 1.22 £ per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Nairobi. Pick your preferred car type and get from Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal to Nairobi city centre on your own terms.
How much should I budget for a trip to Nairobi?
If you are going to Nairobi, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 3.05 £
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 24.39 £
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 4.27 £
  • - Domestic Beer: 1.83 £
  • - Imported Beer: 2.44 £
  • - Coffee: 1.78 £
  • - SoftDrink: 0.47 £
  • - Water: 0.40 £
What is the weather like in Nairobi?
If you're looking for summer vibes, the best time to travel to Nairobi is in February, March and January, when the average temperature reaches 28.16 °C, while February, January and March are the 3 sunniest months of the year, with an average of 26.52 hours. If you prefer colder temperatures, however, make sure you visit Nairobi during the months of July, August and June to experience an average of 10.93 °C. For those who don't care too much about temperatures, but want to avoid getting wet in the rain, it's important to avoid travelling during July, September and January, when the average precipitation in Nairobi is 3.4 mm, while the months of January, February and March are drier, with an average of 0 mm.
Airport code NBO The IATA code for the arrival airport on flights to Nairobi is NBO
Most popular airline Kenya Airways Most popular airline with flights to Nairobi
High season December According to search data from our customers, December is the busiest time to fly to Nairobi
Low season May According to search data from our customers, May is the least busy time to fly to Nairobi

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