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Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg, South Africa Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:07 AM

Nairobi to Johannesburg Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:07 AM

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

Ethiopian
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Wed 11/2
1 stop
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Wed 11/9
1 stop
KES46,863
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RwandAir
NBOJNB
Mon 10/10
3 stops
JNBNBO
Fri 10/14
3 stops
KES57,389
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RwandAir
NBOJNB
Mon 10/17
3 stops
JNBNBO
Wed 10/26
3 stops
KES57,389
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RwandAir
NBOJNB
Mon 10/17
3 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 10/25
3 stops
KES57,389
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RwandAir
NBOJNB
Tue 11/1
2 stops
JNBNBO
Mon 11/7
2 stops
KES57,389
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RwandAir
NBOJNB
Wed 11/9
3 stops
JNBNBO
Thu 11/17
3 stops
KES57,389
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LAM Mocambique
NBOJNB
Sun 12/4
2 stops
JNBNBO
Sat 12/10
2 stops
KES67,814
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LAM Mocambique
NBOJNB
Sun 12/4
3 stops
JNBNBO
Sat 12/10
3 stops
KES67,814
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Kenya
NBOJNB
Fri 9/30
2 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 10/4
2 stops
KES68,725
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Kenya
NBOJNB
Mon 10/10
2 stops
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Thu 10/13
2 stops
KES68,725
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Kenya
NBOJNB
Mon 10/10
1 stop
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Fri 10/14
1 stop
KES68,725
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Kenya
NBOJNB
Thu 10/13
1 stop
JNBNBO
Sun 10/23
1 stop
KES68,725
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Kenya
NBOJNB
Thu 10/13
2 stops
JNBNBO
Thu 10/20
2 stops
KES68,725
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South African
NBOJNB
Mon 10/10
nonstop
JNBNBO
Thu 10/13
nonstop
KES75,000
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South African
NBOJNB
Mon 10/17
nonstop
JNBNBO
Tue 10/25
nonstop
KES75,000
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South African
NBOJNB
Tue 11/1
nonstop
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Mon 11/7
nonstop
KES75,000
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South African
NBOJNB
Fri 11/4
nonstop
JNBNBO
Mon 11/7
nonstop
KES75,000
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South African
NBOJNB
Sat 11/5
nonstop
JNBNBO
Sun 11/13
nonstop
KES75,000
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Egyptair
NBOJNB
Sat 11/5
1 stop
JNBNBO
Fri 11/18
1 stop
KES92,611
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Emirates
NBOJNB
Mon 10/10
2 stops
JNBNBO
Thu 10/13
2 stops
KES123,077
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Emirates
NBOJNB
Mon 10/17
2 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 10/25
2 stops
KES123,077
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Emirates
NBOJNB
Tue 10/25
2 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 11/1
2 stops
KES123,077
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Emirates
NBOJNB
Thu 11/17
2 stops
JNBNBO
Sun 11/20
2 stops
KES123,077
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Emirates
NBOJNB
Wed 11/30
2 stops
JNBNBO
Wed 12/7
2 stops
KES123,077
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Qatar
NBOJNB
Sat 11/5
3 stops
JNBNBO
Sun 11/13
3 stops
KES211,133
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Qatar
NBOJNB
Sat 11/5
1 stop
JNBNBO
Sun 11/13
1 stop
KES211,133
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Etihad
NBOJNB
Tue 10/25
3 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 11/1
3 stops
KES217,206
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British Airways
NBOJNB
Tue 11/1
2 stops
JNBNBO
Mon 11/7
2 stops
KES339,067
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Air France
NBOJNB
Thu 11/24
2 stops
JNBNBO
Tue 11/29
2 stops
KES496,152
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Lufthansa
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Tue 11/1
1 stop
JNBNBO
Mon 11/7
1 stop
KES635,928
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How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg?

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 KES47,369.

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?

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 KES75,101 KES47,470
7-14 days KES75,000 KES47,470
14-21 days KES75,000 KES47,369
21-30 days KES75,000 KES47,369
30-60 days KES75,000 KES46,863
60-90 days KES70,243 KES47,369
90+ days KES75,000 KES47,369

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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 Nairobi to Johannesburg is Wednesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES47,369 KES47,369 KES46,863 KES47,369 KES47,369 KES47,369 KES47,470

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 9/28/16 10/2/16 1 KES47,470
October Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 10/13/16 10/23/16 1 KES47,369
November Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 11/2/16 11/9/16 1 KES46,863
December Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 12/1/16 12/19/16 1 KES47,369
January Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 1/2/17 1/9/17 1 KES47,369
February Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 2/4/17 2/12/17 1 KES47,369
March Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 3/1/17 3/9/17 1 KES47,470
June Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 6/15/17 7/1/17 1 KES47,470

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
KES47,470
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
KES47,470
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
KES47,369
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
KES47,369

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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 KES82,996.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES75,000.

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 07:35 20:50
South African 2 1 2 1 2 1 2 08:45 15:55

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES77,733.

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: Addis Ababa, ET

Airlines in Nairobi flying to Johannesburg Last modified: Sep 26, 2016 2:07 AMNumber of routes searched: 30Number of itineraries searched: 39,531

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

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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FareCompare's Flight Schedule Search Tool helps you find information about airline schedule filings, including flight numbers, depart times, and travel distance.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa Five Fourty, Kenya KES10,021

Cheap International Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Gaborone Kenya, South African KES73,178
Flights from Nairobi to Maputo Kenya, South African, LAM Mocambique KES58,502
Flights from Nairobi to Durban Comair Limited, South African KES85,526
Flights from Nairobi to ManziniCheck Dates
Flights from Nairobi to London Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian KES66,903
Flights from Nairobi to Nelspruit South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Bloemfontein South African KES95,749
Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town Ethiopian, Kenya, Comair Limited, South African, Turkish KES47,166
Flights from Nairobi to Harare Kenya, Air Namibia KES74,899
Flights from Nairobi to Livingstone Kenya KES81,174
Flights from Nairobi to Pietermaritzburg South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Victoria Falls South African, Air Namibia KES105,870
Flights from Nairobi to Lusaka Kenya, Air Namibia KES68,624
Flights from Nairobi to Bulawayo South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Windhoek Ethiopian, Kenya, South African, Air Namibia KES81,275
Flights from Nairobi to Port Elizabeth South African KES102,530
Flights from Nairobi to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, RwandAir KES36,033
Flights from Nairobi to East London South African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Inhambane LAM Mocambique Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Lilongwe Kenya KES84,312
Flights from Nairobi to Beira LAM Mocambique Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Antananarivo Air France, Kenya KES90,182
Flights from Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam Etihad, Fastjet, Kenya, Lufthansa, Precision Air KES19,940
Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar Five Fourty, Ethiopian, Kenya, Precision Air KES21,559
Flights from Nairobi to Ndola Kenya Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Mumbai Air India, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES43,118
Flights from Nairobi to George South African Check Dates

Cheap International Flights to Johannesburg - JNB

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Johannesburg Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Turkish, RwandAir KES47,571
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Harare Kenya Check Dates
Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg