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Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi, Kenya

Johannesburg to Nairobi Last modified: Mar 30, 2017 1:45 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 33 947 910 815 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
Sat 04/01
2 stops
NBOJNB
Sat 04/08
2 stops
R3 238
Kenya
JNBNBO
Sun 05/07
nonstop
NBOJNB
Sat 05/13
nonstop
R4 747
South African
JNBNBO
Sun 05/07
nonstop
NBOJNB
Sat 05/13
nonstop
R5 371
LAM Mocambique
JNBNBO
Fri 04/28
2 stops
NBOJNB
Thu 05/04
2 stops
R7 568
Air Namibia
JNBNBO
Fri 04/14
2 stops
NBOJNB
Tue 04/18
2 stops
R12 938
Etihad
JNBNBO
Tue 05/02
1 stop
NBOJNB
Fri 05/05
1 stop
R13 796

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 R3 498.

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 R5 579 R3 238
7-14 days R4 942 R3 368
14-21 days R5 111 R3 251
21-30 days R4 955 R3 368
30-60 days R4 747 R4 356
60-90 days R4 903 R4 577
90+ days R4 851 R4 525

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

We've examined 33 964 324 010 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
R3 368R4 642R3 342R3 368R3 251R3 238R3 238

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
April Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/04/01 2017/04/08 2 R3 238
May Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/05/07 2017/05/13 2 R4 356
June Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/06/07 2017/06/10 1 R4 577
July Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/07/20 2017/07/23 1 R4 577
August Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/08/20 2017/08/27 1 R4 577
September Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/09/01 2017/09/10 1 R4 577
October Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/10/06 2017/10/08 1 R4 525
November Johannesburg Nairobi RwandAir 2017/11/02 2017/11/08 1 R4 760

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
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
R3 368
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
R3 368 R3 251
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
R3 251
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
R3 368
30 1 2 3 4 5 6
R3 368 R4 760
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
R4 760

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 R4 656.

The average price for direct flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R5 033.

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

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 R3 485.

The average price for round trip flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi is R4 460.

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: Mar 30, 2017 1:45 -04:00Number of routes searched: 24Number of itineraries searched: 64 899

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: Mar 30, 2017 1:45 -04:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Johannesburg to Nairobi