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Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, Kenya Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:46 -05:00

Johannesburg to Nairobi Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 1:46 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25 259 180 125 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi. RwandAir & Kenya frequently offer the best deals on Johannesburg to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

RwandAir
JNBNBO
Fri 01/20
1 stop
NBOJNB
Thu 02/02
1 stop
R5 592
Kenya
JNBNBO
Thu 03/30
2 stops
NBOJNB
Fri 03/31
2 stops
R6 171
South African
JNBNBO
Tue 12/13
nonstop
NBOJNB
Sat 12/17
nonstop
R7 000
LAM Mocambique
JNBNBO
Mon 12/19
3 stops
NBOJNB
Fri 01/06
3 stops
R7 856
British Airways
JNBNBO
Sat 02/11
2 stops
NBOJNB
Sun 02/19
2 stops
R8 753
Etihad
JNBNBO
Sat 02/11
1 stop
NBOJNB
Wed 02/15
1 stop
R11 804

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 619.

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 thinking 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 R7 083 R9 195
7-14 days R6 986 R6 282
14-21 days R7 083 R7 027
21-30 days R6 986 R6 682
30-60 days R6 986 R5 592
60-90 days R6 917 R5 592
90+ days R6 986 R5 592

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

We've examined 25 265 511 629 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 Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
R5 661 R5 661 R5 592 R5 592 R5 592 R5 592 R5 592

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
December Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2016/12/15 2016/12/22 3 R6 282
January Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/01/20 2017/02/02 1 R5 592
February Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/02/09 2017/02/12 1 R5 592
March Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/03/30 2017/04/11 2 R5 592
April Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/04/14 2017/04/17 1 R5 661
May Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/05/26 2017/05/29 1 R6 282
June Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/06/01 2017/06/10 1 R6 282
July Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/07/30 2017/08/08 1 R6 379

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
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
R6 958
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
R6 958

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 682.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R7 014.

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 01:20 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 R5 329.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R6 047.

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 31 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 64% 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: Dec 4, 2016 1:46 -05:00Number of routes searched: 26Number of itineraries searched: 40 241

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: Dec 4, 2016 1:46 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

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