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Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi, Kenya Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:14 -04:00

San Francisco to Nairobi Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:14 -04:00

We've scanned 25,105,116,481 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights from San Francisco to Nairobi. Air Canada & United frequently offer the best deals on San Francisco to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Air Canada
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Thu 11/17
2 stops
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Sun 11/20
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$797
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Air Canada
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Thu 12/1
2 stops
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Sun 12/4
2 stops
$797
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Air Canada
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Thu 1/19
2 stops
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Sun 1/22
2 stops
$797
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United
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Fri 11/11
2 stops
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Mon 11/14
2 stops
$827
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United
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Fri 1/13
2 stops
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Mon 1/16
2 stops
$827
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Brussels
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Fri 11/11
2 stops
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Mon 11/14
2 stops
$853
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Brussels
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Fri 1/13
2 stops
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Mon 1/16
2 stops
$853
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Swiss
SFONBO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 11/28
2 stops
$854
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Lufthansa
SFONBO
Fri 11/11
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 11/14
2 stops
$872
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Lufthansa
SFONBO
Wed 11/30
2 stops
NBOSFO
Sat 12/3
2 stops
$872
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Lufthansa
SFONBO
Fri 1/20
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 1/23
2 stops
$872
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British Airways
SFONBO
Tue 11/8
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 11/21
2 stops
$901
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Air France
SFONBO
Thu 1/19
2 stops
NBOSFO
Sat 2/4
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$910
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Emirates
SFONBO
Sun 11/27
1 stop
NBOSFO
Sun 12/11
1 stop
$979
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Emirates
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Thu 1/26
1 stop
NBOSFO
Sun 2/5
1 stop
$979
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Etihad
SFONBO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 11/28
2 stops
$1,040
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Etihad
SFONBO
Thu 11/17
1 stop
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Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,040
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Qatar
SFONBO
Thu 1/12
2 stops
NBOSFO
Wed 2/1
2 stops
$1,051
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KLM
SFONBO
Thu 11/17
1 stop
NBOSFO
Mon 11/28
1 stop
$1,069
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American
SFONBO
Thu 1/26
2 stops
NBOSFO
Sun 2/5
2 stops
$1,122
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Turkish
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Thu 10/13
2 stops
NBOSFO
Sun 10/23
2 stops
$1,219
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Turkish
SFONBO
Thu 1/19
2 stops
NBOSFO
Sun 1/22
2 stops
$1,219
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China Southern
SFONBO
Fri 11/25
2 stops
NBOSFO
Fri 12/9
2 stops
$1,376
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South African
SFONBO
Thu 11/17
2 stops
NBOSFO
Mon 11/28
2 stops
$1,487
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Air Berlin
SFONBO
Sun 10/16
2 stops
NBOSFO
Thu 10/27
2 stops
$2,375
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Korean
SFONBO
Wed 12/14
2 stops
NBOSFO
Wed 12/28
2 stops
$3,388
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How Much is a Flight from San Francisco to Nairobi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from San Francisco to Nairobi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $841.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi?

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 San Francisco to Nairobi 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 San Francisco to Nairobi?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days $0 $1,071
7-14 days $0 $865
14-21 days $0 $865
21-30 days $0 $847
30-60 days $0 $797
60-90 days $0 $797
90+ days $0 $797

Cheapest Day To Fly from San Francisco to Nairobi

We've examined 25,112,504,041 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from San Francisco to Nairobi is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
$847 $865 $847 $797 $826 $858 $847

Compare Flight Prices from San Francisco to Nairobi 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 San Francisco to Nairobi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
October San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 10/27/16 11/9/16 2 $847
November San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 11/17/16 11/20/16 2 $797
December San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 12/1/16 12/4/16 2 $797
January San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 1/19/17 1/22/17 2 $797
February San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 2/8/17 2/15/17 2 $847
March San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 3/6/17 3/20/17 2 $847
April San Francisco Nairobi Air Canada 4/12/17 4/26/17 2 $847
May San Francisco Nairobi United 5/9/17 5/21/17 2 $859

Cheap Last Minute Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi

Looking for cheap last minute flights or a weekend getaway? We've got you covered with weekend flight deals from San Francisco to Nairobi. The chart below shows the best last minute deals and cheap flights this weekend we could find.

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
$1,194
9 10 11 12 13 14 15
$1,194 $1,027
16 17 18 19 20 21 22
$1,027 $1,075
23 24 25 26 27 28 29
$1,075 $1,111
30 31 1 2 3 4 5
$1,111 $877
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
$877

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi

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 San Francisco to Nairobi is $995.

The average price for direct flights from San Francisco to Nairobi is not available.

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from San Francisco to Nairobi

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 San Francisco to Nairobi. 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 San Francisco to Nairobi is $793.

The average price for round trip flights from San Francisco to Nairobi is $895.

San Francisco to Nairobi Flight Questions

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

Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from San Francisco to Nairobi?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in San Francisco flying to Nairobi Last modified: Oct 1, 2016 3:14 -04:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 12,905

Wondering which airlines fly out of San Francisco to Nairobi? We've gathered the average price of San Francisco airlines with flights to Nairobi. 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.

San Francisco to Nairobi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
China Southern CAN
Emirates DXB
Etihad AUH
KLM AMS
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Turkish IST
China Southern CAN / BKK
China Southern WUH / CAN
Lufthansa CDG / FRA
Lufthansa LHR / FRA
Lufthansa MUC / FRA

San Francisco to Nairobi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in San Francisco and Nairobi. 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 San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to New York American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, Sun Country, United, Virgin America $267
Flights from San Francisco to Chicago American, Alaska, JetBlue, Delta, Frontier, United, Virgin America $117
Flights from San Francisco to Atlanta American, Alaska, Delta, Frontier, United $222
Flights from San Francisco to Los Angeles American, Alaska, Delta, United, Virgin America $116

Cheap International Flights from San Francisco - SFO

FlightsAirlineLowest Price
Flights from San Francisco to London Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, Austrian, Qantas, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic, WestJet, WOW air $664
Flights from San Francisco to Kilimanjaro Air France, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Qatar, Turkish, United $1,006
Flights from San Francisco to Paris American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, AeroMexico, Finnair, British Airways, Delta, Aer Lingus, Etihad, Iberia, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, XL Airways, SAS, Brussels, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic, WOW air $520
Flights from San Francisco to ArushaCheck Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Delhi Jet Airways, American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qatar, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $506
Flights from San Francisco to Entebbe Air France, Air India, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, South African, Brussels, Turkish, United $1,020
Flights from San Francisco to Bangkok American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Vietnam $478
Flights from San Francisco to Dar Es Salaam Air Berlin, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Qatar, South African, Turkish, United $948
Flights from San Francisco to Mumbai Jet Airways, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Malaysia, All Nippon, Qatar, Brussels, Singapore, Thai, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $738
Flights from San Francisco to Addis Ababa American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Air China, Emirates, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Austrian, Asiana, Qatar, SAS, Turkish, United $945
Flights from San Francisco to Istanbul American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Etihad, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Qatar, Royal Jordanian, SAS, Singapore, Turkish, United $733
Flights from San Francisco to Tokyo American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $461
Flights from San Francisco to Mombasa Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Austrian, Turkish, United Check Dates
Flights from San Francisco to Dubai American, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, Air China, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Aer Lingus, Emirates, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, Tap Portugal, United, Virgin Atlantic $712
Flights from San Francisco to Hong Kong American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, Finnair, JetBlue, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Etihad, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, China Eastern, All Nippon, Austrian, Asiana, Philippine, Qantas, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Virgin Atlantic $508
Flights from San Francisco to Frankfurt American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Finnair, British Airways, Air China, Delta, Aer Lingus, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, Swiss, Asiana, Brussels, Singapore, Tap Portugal, United, WOW air $676
Flights from San Francisco to Kigali Air France, Delta, Etihad, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar, Brussels, Turkish, United $1,331
Flights from San Francisco to Beijing American, Air Canada, Air France, British Airways, EVA Air, Air China, China Airlines, Cathay, China Southern, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, Hawaiian, JAL, Korean, KLM, Lufthansa, China Eastern, All Nippon, Asiana, Philippine, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United $473
Flights from San Francisco to Bangalore Jet Airways, American, Air Berlin, Air Canada, Air France, Air India, British Airways, Cathay, Delta, Emirates, Etihad, JAL, KLM, Lufthansa, All Nippon, Qatar, Singapore, Turkish, United, Srilankan, Virgin Atlantic $750
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