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Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg, South Africa Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:29 -05:00

Nairobi to Johannesburg Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:29 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

We've scanned 25,137,953,039 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Johannesburg. Ethiopian & RwandAir frequently offer the best deals to Johannesburg flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
NBOJNB
Sat 4/15
2 stops
JNBNBO
Sat 4/22
2 stops
KES38,614
RwandAir
NBOJNB
Sat 3/25
1 stop
JNBNBO
Mon 4/3
1 stop
KES45,050
Kenya
NBOJNB
Sat 3/25
nonstop
JNBNBO
Mon 4/3
nonstop
KES62,592
South African
NBOJNB
Thu 4/27
2 stops
JNBNBO
Fri 5/5
2 stops
KES64,253
British Airways
NBOJNB
Fri 4/14
3 stops
JNBNBO
Fri 4/21
3 stops
KES64,356
LAM Mocambique
NBOJNB
Sun 4/23
2 stops
JNBNBO
Mon 5/1
2 stops
KES66,744

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 KES44,427.

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 think 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 KES63,526 KES45,984
7-14 days KES63,526 KES45,984
14-21 days KES63,526 KES45,984
21-30 days KES63,526 KES45,984
30-60 days KES63,526 KES45,984
60-90 days KES62,592 KES38,614
90+ days KES62,592 KES38,614

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

We've examined 25,145,730,671 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 Saturday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES52,004 KES45,361 KES45,050 KES45,984 KES38,718 KES38,614 KES45,050

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
January Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 1/27/17 2/4/17 2 KES45,984
February Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 2/5/17 2/12/17 2 KES45,984
March Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 3/25/17 4/3/17 1 KES45,050
April Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 4/15/17 4/22/17 2 KES38,614
May Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 5/18/17 5/31/17 2 KES44,842
June Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 6/1/17 6/20/17 1 KES51,070
July Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 7/3/17 7/9/17 1 KES51,070
August Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 8/5/17 8/19/17 2 KES44,842

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
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
KES45,984
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
KES45,984

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 KES49,409.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES75,359.

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 21:10
South African 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 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 KES28,130.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES47,645.

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 32 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 65% 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: Jan 23, 2017 2:29 -05:00Number of routes searched: 28Number of itineraries searched: 50,449

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: Jan 23, 2017 2:29 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

FlightsLowest Price
Nairobi to MombasaKES11,834

Cheap International Flights to Johannesburg - JNB Last modified: Jan 23, 2017 2:29 -05:00Prices shown were found by travelers like you over the past 30 days

Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg