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Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, Kenya Last modified: 26 Sep 2016 1:37 AM

Johannesburg to Nairobi Last modified: 26 Sep 2016 1:37 AM

We've scanned 20 789 023 501 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi. Kenya & RwandAir frequently offer the best deals on Johannesburg to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Kenya
JNBNBO
Mon 01/16
2 stops
NBOJNB
Mon 01/23
2 stops
R6 451
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RwandAir
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
2 stops
NBOJNB
Wed 10/19
2 stops
R6 465
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RwandAir
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
3 stops
NBOJNB
Wed 10/19
3 stops
R6 465
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RwandAir
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
3 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 10/25
3 stops
R6 465
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RwandAir
JNBNBO
Sat 10/22
3 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 11/01
3 stops
R6 465
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RwandAir
JNBNBO
Sat 10/22
2 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 11/01
2 stops
R6 465
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South African
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
nonstop
NBOJNB
Tue 10/25
nonstop
R7 165
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South African
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
nonstop
NBOJNB
Wed 10/19
nonstop
R7 165
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South African
JNBNBO
Sat 10/22
nonstop
NBOJNB
Tue 11/01
nonstop
R7 165
Select
South African
JNBNBO
Tue 10/25
nonstop
NBOJNB
Tue 11/01
nonstop
R7 165
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South African
JNBNBO
Fri 10/28
nonstop
NBOJNB
Fri 11/04
nonstop
R7 165
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LAM Mocambique
JNBNBO
Sun 11/20
3 stops
NBOJNB
Sat 11/26
3 stops
R8 400
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Etihad
JNBNBO
Mon 11/07
1 stop
NBOJNB
Tue 11/22
1 stop
R11 804
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British Airways
JNBNBO
Sat 10/29
2 stops
NBOJNB
Sat 11/05
2 stops
R15 907
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British Airways
JNBNBO
Tue 11/01
2 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 11/08
2 stops
R15 907
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British Airways
JNBNBO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
NBOJNB
Thu 11/24
2 stops
R15 907
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British Airways
JNBNBO
Thu 11/17
3 stops
NBOJNB
Thu 11/24
3 stops
R15 907
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British Airways
JNBNBO
Sat 12/10
2 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 12/20
2 stops
R15 907
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Air France
JNBNBO
Sat 10/22
1 stop
NBOJNB
Tue 11/01
1 stop
R21 754
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Turkish
JNBNBO
Mon 10/03
1 stop
NBOJNB
Fri 10/07
1 stop
R44 853
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How Much is a Flight from Johannesburg to Nairobi?

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 R6 561.

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?

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 R0 R0
7-14 days R7 165 R6 794
14-21 days R7 165 R6 465
21-30 days R7 165 R6 465
30-60 days R7 165 R6 465
60-90 days R7 165 R6 465
90+ days R7 165 R6 451

Cheapest Day To Fly from Johannesburg to Nairobi

We've examined 20 795 316 600 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
R6 465 R6 465 R6 794 R6 794 R6 465 R6 465 R6 465

Compare Flight Prices from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Nairobi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2016/10/14 2016/10/19 2 R6 465
November Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2016/11/01 2016/11/08 2 R6 465
December Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2016/12/31 2017/01/07 3 R6 465
January Johannesburg Nairobi Kenya 2017/01/16 2017/01/23 2 R6 451
February Johannesburg Nairobi Kenya 2017/02/11 2017/02/24 3 R6 451
March Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/03/26 2017/04/02 3 R6 465
April Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/04/14 2017/04/22 1 R6 465
June Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/06/30 2017/07/16 3 R6 465

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi

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
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R6 794
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
R6 794

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg to Nairobi is R14 233.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R7 165.

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 00:55 17:15
South African 1 2 1 2 1 2 2 10:10 15:40

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Johannesburg 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 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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R14 178.

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: 26 Sep 2016 1:37 AMNumber of routes searched: 27Number of itineraries searched: 40 394

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
Ethiopian ADD
Kenya -
RwandAir KGL
LAM Mocambique MPM
Emirates DXB
LAM Mocambique POL
Etihad AUH
Egyptair CAI
Air Mauritius MRU
Air France CDG
Qatar DOH
Swiss ZRH
Lufthansa FRA
TAAG Angola LAD
Turkish IST
British Airways LHR
Fastjet DAR
KLM AMS
Saudi Arabian JED

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 from Johannesburg - JNB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Johannesburg to London Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Aer Lingus, Ethiopian, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, El Al, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, Tap Portugal, Virgin Atlantic R7 467
Flights from Johannesburg to Kilimanjaro Air France, Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Lufthansa, Qatar, RwandAir R7 014
Flights from Johannesburg to Mombasa Kenya R8 510
Flights from Johannesburg to Entebbe Etihad, Kenya, South African, RwandAir R5 600
Flights from Johannesburg to Zanzibar Fastjet, Mango, Kenya R5 833
Flights from Johannesburg to Dar Es Salaam Etihad, Fastjet, Kenya, South African, RwandAir R5 271
Flights from Johannesburg to Kigali Kenya, South African, RwandAir R4 365
Flights from Johannesburg to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Saudi Arabian, Turkish R5 833
Flights from Johannesburg to Istanbul Air France, British Airways, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish R5 847
Flights from Johannesburg to Paris Air France, British Airways, TAAG Angola, Ethiopian, Air Seychelles, Iberia, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Air Mauritius, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Saudi Arabian, Turkish R6 520
Flights from Johannesburg to Addis Ababa Ethiopian, Kenya, South African, Turkish, LAM Mocambique R5 188
Flights from Johannesburg to Bujumbura Ethiopian, Kenya, Egyptair, RwandAir R6 300
Flights from Johannesburg to Lilongwe Ethiopian, South African R4 941
Flights from Johannesburg to Pemba Kenya, South African, LAM Mocambique R5 573
Flights from Johannesburg to Bangkok Jet Airways, Cathay, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Korean, Kenya, Qatar, Singapore, Air Austral R6 931
Flights from Johannesburg to Mumbai Jet Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Air Seychelles, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Qatar, South African, Saudi Arabian, Turkish R4 530
Flights from Johannesburg to New York Air France, JetBlue, British Airways, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, El Al, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Saudi Arabian, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic R10 665
Flights from Johannesburg to Harare British Airways, Air Botswana, South African, Air Zimbabwe R2 842
Flights from Johannesburg to Blantyre Ethiopian, South African R5 614
Flights from Johannesburg to Lusaka Air Botswana, South African, Air Namibia, RwandAir R4 804
Flights from Johannesburg to Juba Kenya, RwandAir Check Dates
Flights from Johannesburg to Ndola Ethiopian, Kenya, South African R4 502
Flights from Johannesburg to Mahe Island Air Seychelles, South African R5 161
Flights from Johannesburg to Victoria Falls British Airways, South African, Air Namibia, Air Zimbabwe R2 951
Flights from Johannesburg to Lubumbashi South African R7 631

Cheap International Flights to Nairobi - NBO

Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi