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Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, Kenya

Johannesburg to Nairobi Last modified: Feb 24, 2017 1:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 29 728 241 527 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Nairobi. RwandAir & Kenya frequently offer the best deals to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

RwandAir
JNBNBO
Tue 04/04
1 stop
NBOJNB
Thu 04/06
1 stop
R4 802
Kenya
JNBNBO
Sun 03/05
2 stops
NBOJNB
Sun 03/12
2 stops
R5 700
South African
JNBNBO
Tue 04/04
nonstop
NBOJNB
Thu 04/06
nonstop
R6 650
LAM Mocambique
JNBNBO
Fri 03/03
3 stops
NBOJNB
Sun 03/05
3 stops
R7 053
Emirates
JNBNBO
Tue 04/04
2 stops
NBOJNB
Thu 04/06
2 stops
R7 691
Air Namibia
JNBNBO
Sun 03/26
2 stops
NBOJNB
Fri 03/31
2 stops
R13 052

How Much is a Flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Johannesburg to Nairobi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be R5 114.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Johannesburg 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Nairobi? Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days R6 494 R5 323
7-14 days R6 429 R5 271
14-21 days R6 689 R5 284
21-30 days R6 442 R5 206
30-60 days R6 416 R4 802
60-90 days R6 754 R5 180
90+ days R6 715 R5 375

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've examined 29 747 320 011 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R5 180R4 802R5 180R5 180R5 180R5 180R5 088

Compare Flight Prices from Johannesburg to Nairobi by Month Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Johannesburg to Nairobi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/02/27 2017/03/05 2 R5 973
March Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/03/26 2017/03/31 2 R5 206
April Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/04/04 2017/04/06 1 R4 802
May Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/05/03 2017/05/08 1 R5 440
June Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/06/12 2017/06/25 1 R5 440
July Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/07/23 2017/08/04 1 R5 375
August Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/08/01 2017/08/10 1 R5 440
September Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/09/12 2017/09/18 1 R5 440

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
R6 598
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
R6 598 R5 284
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
R5 284
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30 31 1
R5 180
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R5 180

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Johannesburg to Nairobi is R6 247.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R6 858.

The chart below shows up to date information regarding non-stop flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi.

Weekly Direct Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 01:15 17:40
South African 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 10:05 15:35

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Nairobi is R4 503.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R5 570.

Johannesburg to Nairobi Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi?
Answer: The average Johannesburg to Nairobi flight time is 4 hours and a minute.
Question: How far is Nairobi from Johannesburg?
Answer: The distance from Johannesburg to Nairobi is 2 909 kilometers (1 808 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi?
Answer: There are 32 direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi.
Question: What are the most popular Johannesburg airlines for direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi?
Answer: Kenya Airways provides 65% of the non-stop flights between Johannesburg and Nairobi.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Johannesburg to Nairobi?
Answer: Kigali, RW

Airlines in Johannesburg flying to Nairobi Last modified: Feb 24, 2017 1:57 -05:00Number of routes searched: 26Number of itineraries searched: 44 437

Wondering which airlines fly out of Johannesburg to Nairobi? We've gathered the average price of Johannesburg 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.

Johannesburg to Nairobi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Kenya -
Comair Limited -
South African -
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
TAAG Angola LAD
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Air Mauritius MRU
Egyptair CAI
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST
LAM Mocambique MPM
LAM Mocambique POL
RwandAir KGL

Johannesburg to Nairobi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Johannesburg 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 International Flights to Nairobi - NBO Last modified: Feb 24, 2017 1:57 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi