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Chicago to Nairobi Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:10 -04:00

We've scanned 48,195,047,545 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Nairobi. Swiss & Lufthansa frequently offer the best deals to Nairobi flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

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Air France
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How Much is a Flight from Chicago to Nairobi?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Chicago to Nairobi, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be $612.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Chicago 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 think FareCompare is the best place to find cheap tickets. Airlines can adjust prices for tickets from Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi?

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

Cheapest Day To Fly from Chicago to Nairobi

We've examined 57,595,778,181 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Chicago to Nairobi is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
February Chicago Nairobi United 2/26/20 3/10/20 2 $599
March Chicago Nairobi United 3/1/20 3/10/20 2 $582
April Chicago Nairobi Ethiopian 4/3/20 4/12/20 2 $681
May Chicago Nairobi Etihad 5/5/20 5/11/20 1 $702
June Chicago Nairobi United 6/1/20 6/8/20 2 $920
July Chicago Nairobi Major Airlines 7/22/20 7/31/20 2 $833
August Chicago Nairobi Ethiopian 8/14/20 8/21/20 2 $732
September Chicago Nairobi Air France 9/15/20 9/29/20 2 $659

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Chicago to Nairobi

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

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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi is $702.

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

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Chicago 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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi is $578.

The average price for round trip flights from Chicago to Nairobi is $702.

Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi?
Answer: London, GB

Airlines in Chicago flying to Nairobi Last modified: Mar 24, 2020 5:10 -04:00Number of routes searched: 20Number of itineraries searched: 39,668

Wondering which airlines fly out of Chicago to Nairobi? We've gathered the average price of Chicago 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.

Chicago to Nairobi
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Air France CDG
Alitalia FCO
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Lufthansa FRA
Swiss ZRH
Qatar DOH
Turkish IST
British Airways BCN / LHR
British Airways DUB / LHR
British Airways MAD / LHR
Lufthansa AMS / FRA
Lufthansa BRU / FRA
Lufthansa CDG / FRA
Lufthansa DUB / FRA

Chicago to Nairobi Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Chicago 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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