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Nairobi to Istanbul Last modified: Dec 8, 2019 2:18 -05:00

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

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How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Istanbul?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nairobi to Istanbul, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES63,600.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul?

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 Nairobi to Istanbul 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 Istanbul?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES86,866 KES73,252
7-14 days KES97,635 KES79,348
14-21 days KES87,679 KES73,658
21-30 days KES92,047 KES73,658
30-60 days KES76,097 KES58,012
60-90 days KES71,322 KES58,012
90+ days KES66,953 KES58,012

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Istanbul

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 Nairobi to Istanbul is Thursday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

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Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Istanbul 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 Istanbul flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
December Nairobi Istanbul Qatar 12/9/19 12/15/19 1 KES72,236
January Nairobi Istanbul Saudi Arabian 1/18/20 1/22/20 1 KES60,146
February Nairobi Istanbul Saudi Arabian 2/20/20 2/24/20 1 KES58,012
March Nairobi Istanbul Ethiopian 3/29/20 4/4/20 2 KES62,178
April Nairobi Istanbul Ethiopian 4/3/20 4/9/20 1 KES65,632
May Nairobi Istanbul Ethiopian 5/28/20 6/2/20 1 KES58,520
June Nairobi Istanbul Ethiopian 6/4/20 6/9/20 1 KES58,520
July Nairobi Istanbul Ethiopian 7/8/20 7/15/20 2 KES68,680

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul

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

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KES81,075 KES95,095
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KES73,658 KES68,375
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Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul

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 Istanbul is KES62,178.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Istanbul is KES72,134.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Turkish 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 00:05 00:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Istanbul

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 Istanbul. 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 Istanbul is KES43,586.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Istanbul is KES62,178.

Nairobi to Istanbul Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nairobi to Istanbul?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Istanbul flight time is 6 hours and 55 minutes.
Question: How far is Istanbul from Nairobi?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Istanbul is 4,803 kilometers (2,985 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Istanbul?
Answer: There are 7 direct flights from Nairobi to Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular Nairobi airlines for direct flights from Nairobi to Istanbul?
Answer: Turkish Airlines provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Nairobi and Istanbul.
Question: What are the most popular connecting cities when flying from Nairobi to Istanbul?
Answer: Dubai, AE

Airlines in Nairobi flying to Istanbul Last modified: Dec 8, 2019 2:18 -05:00Number of routes searched: 16Number of itineraries searched: 138,805

Wondering which airlines fly out of Nairobi to Istanbul? We've gathered the average price of Nairobi airlines with flights to Istanbul. 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 Istanbul
Airline Connections Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Turkish -
Air France CDG
British Airways LHR
Emirates DXB
Ethiopian ADD
Etihad AUH
Lufthansa FRA
Egyptair CAI
Qatar DOH
Saudi Arabian JED
Oman Air MCT

Nairobi to Istanbul Airports

These are the major commercial airports we're currently monitoring in Nairobi and Istanbul. 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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