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Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg, South Africa Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:16 -05:00

Nairobi to Johannesburg Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:16 -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 Nairobi to Johannesburg. RwandAir & Ethiopian frequently offer the best deals on Nairobi to Johannesburg flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

RwandAir
NBOJNB
Mon 1/16
1 stop
JNBNBO
Mon 1/23
1 stop
KES44,433
Ethiopian
NBOJNB
Thu 1/19
1 stop
JNBNBO
Wed 1/25
1 stop
KES45,758
Emirates
NBOJNB
Sat 1/21
1 stop
JNBNBO
Fri 1/27
1 stop
KES62,981
LAM Mocambique
NBOJNB
Mon 1/16
2 stops
JNBNBO
Mon 1/23
2 stops
KES65,631
Kenya
NBOJNB
Fri 12/9
2 stops
JNBNBO
Thu 12/15
2 stops
KES66,752
Egyptair
NBOJNB
Fri 3/3
1 stop
JNBNBO
Sat 3/11
1 stop
KES70,318

How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg? 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES47,083.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?

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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg? 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg.

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES75,516 KES50,955
7-14 days KES74,599 KES56,357
14-21 days KES74,599 KES50,344
21-30 days KES74,599 KES46,268
30-60 days KES74,599 KES44,433
60-90 days KES75,516 KES45,045
90+ days KES74,599 KES44,433

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg is Monday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES44,433 KES54,624 KES45,045 KES44,433 KES45,045 KES45,045 KES50,344

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 12/26/16 12/31/16 1 KES46,268
January Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 1/16/17 1/23/17 1 KES44,433
February Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 2/24/17 3/6/17 2 KES45,045
March Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 3/1/17 3/9/17 1 KES45,045
April Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 4/1/17 4/8/17 1 KES44,433
May Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 5/2/17 5/21/17 1 KES46,064
June Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 6/18/17 6/24/17 1 KES46,268
August Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 8/15/17 8/23/17 1 KES45,758

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
KES45,102
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
KES45,102 KES56,505
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
KES56,505
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
KES76,460
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
KES76,460

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES50,038.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES75,108.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 07:30 21:15
South African 2 1 2 1 2 1 1 08:35 15:45

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Nairobi to Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg is KES46,573.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES45,452.

Nairobi to Johannesburg Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Johannesburg flight time is 4 hours and 11 minutes.
Question: How far is Johannesburg from Nairobi?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Johannesburg is 2,909 kilometers (1,808 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: There are 30 direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg.
Question: What are the most popular Nairobi airlines for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: Kenya Airways provides 66% of the non-stop flights between Nairobi and Johannesburg.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: Kigali, RW

Airlines in Nairobi flying to Johannesburg Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:16 -05:00Number of routes searched: 30Number of itineraries searched: 38,598

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nairobi to Johannesburg? We've gathered the average price of Nairobi airlines with flights to Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg
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
Saudi Arabian JED
Turkish IST
LAM Mocambique APL
LAM Mocambique MPM
LAM Mocambique POL
RwandAir KGL

Nairobi to Johannesburg Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nairobi and Johannesburg. 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 Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:16 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Nairobi to MombasaKES12,841

Cheap International Flights to Johannesburg - JNB Last modified: Dec 4, 2016 2:16 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg