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Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Kigali, RW, Rwanda - NBO to KGL Last modified: May 25, 2016 7:27 AM

Popular flights from Nairobi to Kigali Last modified: May 25, 2016 7:27 AM

We’ve got the inside scoop on finding the best time to fly for the best price. Not sure when to travel for your next vacation? Find details below on when-to-fly and when-to-buy.

East African Safari Air
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 10, 2016 Jun 24, 2016 KES48,082
Kenya Airways
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 28, 2016 Jun 29, 2016 KES28,426
RwandAir Express
Departure Date Return Date Lowest Price
Jun 4, 2016 Jun 5, 2016 KES27,720
Jun 28, 2016 Jun 30, 2016 KES27,720
Jul 15, 2016 Jul 17, 2016 KES27,720
Jul 29, 2016 Jul 31, 2016 KES27,720

How Much Does it Cost to Fly from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO to KGL)?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nairobi to Kigali, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES29,031.

When Can I Buy the Cheapest Flight from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO to KGL)?

Airlines can adjust prices for plane tickets from Nairobi to Kigali based on the day and time that you decide to book your flight. We have collected data from all airlines, and have discovered that the best days to book flights are Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays. Read our article to find more information about the best time to buy airline tickets.

How far in advance should you book flights from Nairobi to Kigali

The chart below shows up-to-date information regarding how far in advance a flight from Nairobi to Kigali should be booked.

Non Stop versus 1-Stop
Advanced PurchaseNon StopOne Stop
< 7 days KES30,140 KES30,140
7-14 days KES30,240 KES27,720
14-21 days KES30,240 KES30,240
21-30 days KES30,240 KES30,240
30-60 days KES30,240 KES27,720
60-90 days KES30,240 KES27,720
90+ days KES30,140 KES30,140

Lowest Fares Chart By Month from Nairobi to Kigali

The chart below shows the lowest fare by month when flying from Nairobi to Kigali.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
May Nairobi Kigali Kenya 5/28/16 6/4/16 0 KES30,140
June Nairobi Kigali RwandAir 6/4/16 6/5/16 1 KES27,720
July Nairobi Kigali RwandAir 7/29/16 7/31/16 1 KES27,720
August Nairobi Kigali RwandAir 8/6/16 8/8/16 1 KES29,736
September Nairobi Kigali Kenya 9/1/16 9/9/16 1 KES30,240
October Nairobi Kigali Kenya 10/1/16 10/4/16 1 KES30,240
December Nairobi Kigali Kenya 12/15/16 12/22/16 1 KES30,140
March Nairobi Kigali Kenya 3/31/17 4/3/17 1 KES30,240

Non-Stop vs Connecting Flights from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO to KGL)

Your Nairobi to Kigali flight can be significantly cheaper by choosing 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 Kigali is KES30,140.

The average price for non-stop flights from Nairobi to Kigali is KES30,240.

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

Nonstop Flight Details from Nairobi to Kigali
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 1 2 1 2 2 1 2 00:05 07:25
RwandAir 2 2 2 2 2 2 1 11:25 16:25

Round Trip vs One Way Flights from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO to KGL)

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 Kigali. 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 Kigali is KES18,346.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Kigali is KES30,140.

Nairobi to Kigali Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is a direct flight from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Kigali flight time is an hour and 26 minutes.
Question: How many kilometers are there between Nairobi and Kigali?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Kigali is 756 kilometers.
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: There are 24 direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali.
Question: What is the most popular airline for non-stop flights from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: RwandAir Express provides 54% of the non-stop flights between Nairobi and Kigali.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: Addis Ababa, ET

Airlines Flying from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO to KGL) Number of flights searched: 55Last modified: May 25, 2016 7:27 AM

Below are the different airlines that fly from Nairobi to Kigali with the average price of their plane tickets. Just remember that different airlines offer different levels of comfort and service, so consider convenience when choosing your airline.

Below is the full flight schedule summary of the next 30 days for flights from Nairobi to Kigali.

Nairobi to Kigali
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Ethiopian ADD X X X X X X X
Kenya - X X X X X X X
RwandAir - X X X X X X X

Airports for Your Route

These pages contain information about the major airports in Nairobi and Kigali, so you can feel comfortable knowing how to get around whether you are about to take off or you just landed.

Cheap Domestic Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nairobi to Kisumu Five Fourty, Kenya KES7,359
Nairobi to Eldoret Five Fourty KES15,322
Nairobi to Mombasa Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES9,778
Nairobi to Malindi Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES12,701
Nairobi to Lamu Five Fourty, East African KES28,124

Cheap International Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Nairobi to Bujumbura Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES46,066
Nairobi to Entebbe Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES24,192
Nairobi to Mwanza Five Fourty, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES32,156
Nairobi to London Aegean, Air Berlin, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Condor, Aer Lingus, NIKI, Meridiana, Adria, KLM, Kenya, Lufthansa, Czech, Austrian, SAS, Brussels, Tap Portugal, Air Europa, Virgin Atlantic KES58,968
Nairobi to Kilimanjaro Five Fourty, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES14,112
Nairobi to Juba Five Fourty, Kenya KES41,127
Nairobi to Dubai Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia, Kenya KES45,159
Nairobi to Zanzibar Five Fourty, East African, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES20,160
Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam Five Fourty, East African, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES15,423
Nairobi to Addis Ababa Five Fourty, East African, Ethiopian, Kenya KES24,293
Nairobi to Johannesburg Five Fourty, East African, Inter Air, Kenya, Comair Limited, South African KES60,077
Nairobi to Lusaka East African, Kenya KES67,839
Nairobi to Lilongwe Kenya KES82,858
Nairobi to Istanbul Atlasjet, Kenya, Turkish KES54,332
Nairobi to Lubumbashi East African, Kenya KES113,300
Nairobi to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air India, Kenya KES43,949
Nairobi to Harare Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES73,383
Nairobi to Ndola East African, Kenya KES84,269
Nairobi to Mogadishu East African, Kenya KES143,237
Nairobi to Livingstone Kenya KES73,080
Nairobi to Kinshasa East African, Kenya KES90,922

Cheap Domestic Flights to Kigali - KGL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Arusha to Zanzibar Precision Air KES25,503
Kilimanjaro to Dar Es Salaam Fastjet, Precision Air KES21,269

Cheap International Flights to Kigali - KGL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Kilimanjaro to Kigali Precision Air, RwandAir KES33,164
Kilimanjaro to Nairobi Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES14,112
Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Kigali, RW, Rwanda, from KES275 Round trip from NBO to KGL