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Flights from Nairobi to Kigali, Rwanda Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:11 AM

Nairobi to Kigali Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:12 AM

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

Kenya
NBOKGL
Tue 11/8
2 stops
KGLNBO
Thu 11/10
2 stops
KES28,828
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Kenya
NBOKGL
Sat 12/10
1 stop
KGLNBO
Mon 12/12
1 stop
KES28,828
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Kenya
NBOKGL
Sat 12/10
2 stops
KGLNBO
Mon 12/12
2 stops
KES28,828
Select
RwandAir
NBOKGL
Tue 11/8
1 stop
KGLNBO
Thu 11/10
1 stop
KES30,345
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How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Kigali?

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 KES30,447.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Kigali?

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 Kigali 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 Kigali?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES32,368 KES31,357
7-14 days KES31,357 KES31,357
14-21 days KES31,357 KES31,357
21-30 days KES29,637 KES29,637
30-60 days KES29,637 KES28,828
60-90 days KES31,155 KES28,828
90+ days KES31,357 KES31,357

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Kigali

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 Kigali is Tuesday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES31,155 KES28,828 KES31,357 KES29,637 KES31,357 KES28,828 KES31,357

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Kigali 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 Kigali flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October Nairobi Kigali Kenya 10/27/16 10/30/16 0 KES29,637
November Nairobi Kigali Kenya 11/8/16 11/10/16 2 KES28,828
December Nairobi Kigali Kenya 12/10/16 12/12/16 1 KES28,828
January Nairobi Kigali Kenya 1/5/17 1/9/17 0 KES31,357
February Nairobi Kigali RwandAir 2/7/17 2/14/17 0 KES31,357
March Nairobi Kigali Kenya 3/27/17 4/3/17 0 KES31,357
May Nairobi Kigali Kenya 5/9/17 5/13/17 1 KES31,357
July Nairobi Kigali RwandAir 7/17/17 8/1/17 1 KES31,357

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Kigali

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from Nairobi to Kigali. 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
KES33,683
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
KES33,683 KES31,357
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
KES31,357 KES31,357
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
KES31,357
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
KES29,637
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
KES29,637

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Kigali

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 Kigali is KES31,357.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali is KES31,357.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nairobi to Kigali - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 00:25 07:20
RwandAir 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 11:50 16:25

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Kigali

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 not available.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Kigali is KES31,357.

Nairobi to Kigali Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Kigali flight time is an hour and 26 minutes.
Question: How far is Kigali from Nairobi?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Kigali is 756 kilometers (470 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: There are 28 direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali.
Question: What are the most popular Nairobi airlines for direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali?
Answer: RwandAir Express provides 50% 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 in Nairobi flying to Kigali Last modified: Sep 27, 2016 2:12 AMNumber of routes searched: 9Number of itineraries searched: 13,978

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nairobi to Kigali? We've gathered the average price of Nairobi airlines with flights to Kigali. 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 Kigali
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Kenya -
Ethiopian ADD
Kenya BJM
RwandAir EBB
KLM AMS
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST
South African JNB

Nairobi to Kigali Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nairobi and Kigali. 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 Kisumu Five Fourty, Kenya KES12,341
Flights from Nairobi to Eldoret Five Fourty KES12,543
Flights from Nairobi to Mombasa Five Fourty, Kenya KES10,014
Flights from Nairobi to Malindi Five Fourty, East African KES12,948
Flights from Nairobi to Lamu Five Fourty, East African, Kenya KES22,051

Cheap International Flights from Nairobi - NBO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Nairobi to Bujumbura Kenya, RwandAir KES44,203
Flights from Nairobi to Entebbe East African, Etihad, Kenya, RwandAir KES25,288
Flights from Nairobi to MwanzaCheck Dates
Flights from Nairobi to London Air France, Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Egyptair, Saudi Arabian KES66,861
Flights from Nairobi to Kilimanjaro Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air, Turkish KES16,286
Flights from Nairobi to Juba Five Fourty, Ethiopian, Kenya, Egyptair, RwandAir KES41,169
Flights from Nairobi to Dubai Emirates, Ethiopian, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, RwandAir KES34,998
Flights from Nairobi to Zanzibar Five Fourty, Ethiopian, Kenya, Precision Air KES21,545
Flights from Nairobi to Dar Es Salaam Etihad, Fastjet, Kenya, Lufthansa, Precision Air KES19,927
Flights from Nairobi to Addis Ababa Ethiopian, Kenya KES18,814
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 Lusaka Kenya, Air Namibia KES67,771
Flights from Nairobi to Lilongwe Kenya KES84,258
Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul Ethiopian, Etihad, Egyptair, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES45,316
Flights from Nairobi to Lubumbashi Kenya Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Mumbai Air India, British Airways, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Kenya, Qatar, Saudi Arabian, Turkish KES42,888
Flights from Nairobi to Harare Kenya, Air Namibia KES73,840
Flights from Nairobi to Ndola Kenya Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Mogadishu East African Check Dates
Flights from Nairobi to Livingstone Kenya KES75,560
Flights from Nairobi to Kinshasa Kenya, South African KES97,914

Cheap Domestic Flights to Kigali - KGL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Arusha to Zanzibar Precision Air KES26,906
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Dar Es Salaam Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES21,647

Cheap International Flights to Kigali - KGL

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Kigali Kenya, RwandAir KES29,132
Flights from Kilimanjaro to Nairobi Fastjet, Kenya, Precision Air KES16,488
Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Kigali