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Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town, South Africa Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:11 AM

Nairobi to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:11 AM

We've scanned 23,126,175,300 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from Nairobi to Cape Town. Ethiopian & Comair Limited frequently offer the best deals on Nairobi to Cape Town flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
NBOCPT
Sun 11/13
1 stop
CPTNBO
Fri 11/18
1 stop
KES45,821
Select
Ethiopian
NBOCPT
Sun 11/13
2 stops
CPTNBO
Fri 11/18
2 stops
KES45,821
Select
Ethiopian
NBOCPT
Sun 1/15
1 stop
CPTNBO
Thu 1/19
1 stop
KES45,821
Select
Comair Limited
NBOCPT
Fri 12/2
1 stop
CPTNBO
Tue 12/6
1 stop
KES88,507
Select
Kenya
NBOCPT
Wed 11/2
1 stop
CPTNBO
Wed 11/9
1 stop
KES88,507
Select
Kenya
NBOCPT
Fri 11/18
1 stop
CPTNBO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
KES88,507
Select
South African
NBOCPT
Thu 10/27
1 stop
CPTNBO
Thu 11/10
1 stop
KES88,608
Select

How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Cape Town?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nairobi to Cape Town, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES48,451.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town?

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 Nairobi to Cape Town 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 Nairobi to Cape Town?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES0 KES47,136
7-14 days KES0 KES47,238
14-21 days KES0 KES47,541
21-30 days KES0 KES47,238
30-60 days KES0 KES45,821
60-90 days KES0 KES47,238
90+ days KES0 KES45,821

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Cape Town

We've examined 23,133,250,742 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nairobi to Cape Town is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES47,136 KES56,847 KES47,136 KES47,238 KES47,136 KES47,238 KES45,821

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Cape Town 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 Nairobi to Cape Town flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 10/3/16 10/7/16 2 KES47,136
November Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 11/13/16 11/18/16 1 KES45,821
December Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 12/3/16 12/7/16 2 KES47,238
January Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 1/15/17 1/19/17 1 KES45,821
February Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 2/4/17 2/23/17 2 KES47,238
March Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 3/3/17 3/6/17 2 KES47,136
April Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 4/6/17 4/10/17 2 KES47,136
June Nairobi Cape Town Ethiopian 6/8/17 6/12/17 2 KES47,238

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Nairobi to Cape Town. 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
KES56,847
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
KES56,847
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
KES66,355
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
KES66,355

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town

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 Nairobi to Cape Town is KES93,160.

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

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

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 Nairobi to Cape Town. 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 Nairobi to Cape Town is KES56,847.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Cape Town is KES93,160.

Nairobi to Cape Town Flight Questions

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

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

Airlines in Nairobi flying to Cape Town Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:12 AMNumber of routes searched: 24Number of itineraries searched: 11,493

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nairobi to Cape Town? We've gathered the average price of Nairobi airlines with flights to Cape Town. 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.

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

Nairobi to Cape Town Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nairobi and Cape Town. 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 Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa Five Fourty, Kenya KES10,014

Cheap International Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg Air France, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Lufthansa, Comair Limited, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, LAM Mocambique, RwandAir KES47,339
Flights from Nairobi to London Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian KES66,861
Flights from Nairobi to Port Elizabeth South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Windhoek Ethiopian, Kenya, South African, Air Namibia KES81,224
Flights from Nairobi to Durban Comair Limited, South African KES85,472
Flights from Nairobi to Gaborone Kenya, South African KES75,458
Flights from Nairobi to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, RwandAir KES34,998
Flights from Nairobi to Maputo Kenya, South African, LAM Mocambique KES58,364
Flights from Nairobi to Livingstone Kenya KES75,560
Flights from Nairobi to Harare Kenya, Air Namibia KES73,840
Flights from Nairobi to Lusaka Kenya, Air Namibia KES67,771
Flights from Nairobi to Victoria Falls South African, Air Namibia KES105,905
Flights from Nairobi to Mumbai Air India, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES42,888
Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul Ethiopian, Etihad, Egyptair, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES45,316
Flights from Nairobi to ManziniCheck Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Walvis Bay South African KES111,771
Flights from Nairobi to Bangkok Emirates, Ethiopian, Korean, Kenya KES65,141
Flights from Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam Etihad, Fastjet, Kenya, Lufthansa, Precision Air KES19,927
Flights from Nairobi to Antananarivo Air France, Kenya KES90,125
Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar Five Fourty, Ethiopian, Kenya, Precision Air KES21,545
Flights from Nairobi to Lilongwe Kenya KES84,258
Flights from Nairobi to New York Air France, Royal Air Maroc, Alitalia, British Airways, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Aeroflot, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES79,504
Flights from Nairobi to Paris Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, Ethiopian, Etihad, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Qatar, South African, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES49,665
Flights from Nairobi to Entebbe East African, Etihad, Kenya, RwandAir KES25,288
Flights from Nairobi to Bulawayo South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Kigali Kenya, RwandAir KES28,828
Flights from Nairobi to Delhi Jet Airways, Air France, Air India, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Lufthansa, Air Mauritius, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES48,654
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air, Turkish KES16,286

Cheap International Flights to Cape Town - CPT

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Johannesburg Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Turkish, RwandAir KES51,486
Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town