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Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi, Kenya Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

Cape Town to Nairobi Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00

We've scanned 25 105 116 481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Cape Town to Nairobi. South African & Kenya frequently offer the best deals on Cape Town to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

South African
CPTNBO
Tue 10/11
1 stop
NBOCPT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
R9 161
Select
Kenya
CPTNBO
Wed 12/21
1 stop
NBOCPT
Wed 01/04
1 stop
R9 480
Select
Kenya
CPTNBO
Wed 12/21
1 stop
NBOCPT
Thu 01/05
1 stop
R9 480
Select
Comair Limited
CPTNBO
Tue 10/11
1 stop
NBOCPT
Wed 10/26
1 stop
R15 360
Select

How Much is a Flight from Cape Town to Nairobi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Cape Town to Nairobi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R9 216.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi?

The best way to find a great deal on airfare is to search multiple sites. When you run a search on FareCompare, we search multiple sites and fare sources all at once so you don't have to - which is why we thinking FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Cape Town to Nairobi based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have found that Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays are often the best days to book flights. If you'd like to learn more, read our article about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should I book tickets from Cape Town to Nairobi?

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance to book your flight from Cape Town to Nairobi.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R0 R0
7-14 days R0 R9 161
14-21 days R0 R0
21-30 days R0 R0
30-60 days R0 R9 202
60-90 days R0 R9 202
90+ days R0 R9 188

Cheapest Day To Fly from Cape Town to Nairobi

We've examined 25 112 504 041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Cape Town to Nairobi is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R9 202 R9 161 R9 230 R9 230 R9 202 R9 216 R9 258

Compare Flight Prices from Cape Town to Nairobi by Month

Low priced flights are most commonly available by purchasing between one and three months in advance. International or holiday flights may need to be purchased even further in advance. The chart below shows the cheapest flight prices by month for Cape Town to Nairobi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Cape Town Nairobi South African 2016/10/11 2016/10/26 1 R9 161
November Cape Town Nairobi South African 2016/11/08 2016/11/17 1 R9 202
December Cape Town Nairobi South African 2016/12/19 2016/12/28 1 R9 202
January Cape Town Nairobi South African 2017/01/13 2017/01/17 1 R9 216
February Cape Town Nairobi South African 2017/02/09 2017/02/16 1 R9 202
March Cape Town Nairobi South African 2017/03/31 2017/04/07 1 R9 188
April Cape Town Nairobi South African 2017/04/12 2017/04/18 1 R9 202
June Cape Town Nairobi Comair Limited 2017/06/09 2017/06/17 1 R23 589

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Cape Town to Nairobi. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R9 035
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R9 035

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi

Flights between some cities may be significantly cheaper if you choose a multi-stop airline ticket. Although these connecting flights sacrifice some convenience, on average, travelers save 20%-60% when they choose to fly multi-stop versus a direct flight.

The average price for connecting flights from Cape Town to Nairobi is R12 052.

The average price for direct flights from Cape Town to Nairobi is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi

We have found that there is often no price difference between buying a round trip flight versus a one way flight. Increased flexibility is the main benefit when it comes to buying a one way flight from Cape Town to Nairobi. However, booking a round trip flight can be a simpler process. You can compare round trip and one way flights by using our flight comparison.

The average price for one way flights from Cape Town to Nairobi is not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Cape Town to Nairobi is R10 995.

Cape Town to Nairobi Flight Questions

Below are some common questions that asked about this flight route:

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Cape Town to Nairobi?
Answer: Johannesburg, ZA

Airlines in Cape Town flying to Nairobi Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 1:17 -04:00Number of routes searched: 27Number of itineraries searched: 18 345

Wondering which airlines fly out of Cape Town to Nairobi? We've gathered the average price of Cape Town airlines with flights to Nairobi. Different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary showing which days of the week individual carriers offer flights for the next 30 days.

Cape Town to Nairobi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Kenya -
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
KLM AMS
Kenya LVI
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Air Mauritius MRU
Comair Limited JNB
Qatar DOH
South African JNB
Turkish IST

Cape Town to Nairobi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Cape Town and Nairobi. If your route includes a city with multiple airports, you may be able to find substantial savings by choosing an alternate airport.

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Cheap Domestic Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to Johannesburg MASwings, Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R1 599
Flights from Cape Town to Durban Safair, Mango, Comair Limited, South African R1 627
Flights from Cape Town to Nelspruit South African R4 852

Cheap International Flights from Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Cape Town to London Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Thomas Cook, Qatar, Turkish, Tap Portugal R7 604
Flights from Cape Town to Entebbe South African R9 411
Flights from Cape Town to Dar Es Salaam South African R7 256
Flights from Cape Town to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African R7 048
Flights from Cape Town to ZanzibarCheck Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, Turkish R6 520
Flights from Cape Town to Addis Ababa Ethiopian, South African R8 577
Flights from Cape Town to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Turkish R6 659
Flights from Cape Town to Bangkok Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish R7 228
Flights from Cape Town to Lilongwe South African R7 298
Flights from Cape Town to Amsterdam Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Emirates, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Turkish R6 367
Flights from Cape Town to Harare Qatar, South African R5 922
Flights from Cape Town to Lusaka South African R7 131
Flights from Cape Town to New York Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish R12 191
Flights from Cape Town to Mumbai Emirates, Ethiopian, Air Seychelles, Qatar R6 089
Flights from Cape Town to Pemba South African Check Dates
Flights from Cape Town to Victoria Falls British Airways, Qatar, South African, Air Namibia R6 228
Flights from Cape Town to Jeddah Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Qatar, Turkish R9 202
Flights from Cape Town to Frankfurt Air France, British Airways, Condor, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Air Namibia, Turkish R7 089
Flights from Cape Town to Blantyre South African R13 289
Flights from Cape Town to Livingstone British Airways, Kenya, South African R4 240
Flights from Cape Town to Antananarivo South African R11 190
Flights from Cape Town to Ndola South African R7 896
Flights from Cape Town to Rome Air France, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish R6 047
Flights from Cape Town to Mauritius British Airways, Air Mauritius, South African R7 395
Flights from Cape Town to Windhoek British Airways, South African, Air Namibia R3 420
Flights from Cape Town to Maputo South African R5 950
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