Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg, South Africa

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Nairobi to Johannesburg Last modified: Nov 13, 2022 6:35 -05:00

We've scanned 2,966 round trip itineraries and found the cheapest flights to Johannesburg. Ethiopian & Kenya frequently offer the best deals to Johannesburg flights, or select your preferred carrier below to see the cheapest days to fly.

Ethiopian
NBOJNB
Fri 1/6
2 stops
JNBNBO
Fri 1/6
2 stops
KES85,377
Kenya
NBOJNB
Fri 1/6
nonstop
JNBNBO
Fri 1/6
nonstop
KES107,265

How Much is a Flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg?

We have collected flight cost data from across the web for travel from Nairobi to Johannesburg, and have found the average flight price for this trip to be KES78,854.

Where To Buy Cheap Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?

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 Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg?

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

Non Stop versus Connecting
Advanced PurchaseNon StopConnecting
< 7 days KES78,125 KES89,303
7-14 days KES74,844 KES85,658
14-21 days KES72,414 KES80,433
21-30 days KES72,414 KES75,938
30-60 days KES107,771 KES85,779
60-90 days KES107,771 KES69,255
90+ days KES53,825 KES34,628

Cheapest Day To Fly from Nairobi to Johannesburg

We've examined 5,540 itinerary searches that we've seen for departures in the next 90 days and found that the cheapest day to fly from Nairobi to Johannesburg is Sunday. See the chart below to compare prices for other days of the week.

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
KES74,844KES75,938KES78,125KES91,004KES85,779KES73,872KES72,414

Compare Flight Prices from Nairobi to Johannesburg 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 Johannesburg flights.

Month Origin Destination Carrier Depart Date Return Date Stops Price
September Nairobi Johannesburg 00 9/21/22 9/26/22 0 KES78,125
October Nairobi Johannesburg 00 10/3/22 10/7/22 0 KES74,844
January Nairobi Johannesburg Ethiopian 1/6/23 1/6/23 2 KES85,779
October Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 10/3/22 10/15/22 2 KES69,620
December Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 12/2/22 12/14/22 4 KES34,628
December Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 12/2/22 12/14/22 4 KES34,628
December Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 12/11/22 12/22/22 2 KES69,620
January Nairobi Johannesburg RwandAir 1/10/23 1/21/23 2 KES77,396

Cheap Last Minute Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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

Next 30 Days

SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
KES63,788
26 27 28 29 30 1 2
KES63,788
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
KES104,126
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
KES104,126
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28 29 30
31 1 2 3 4 5 6
KES306,302
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
KES306,302
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31 1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
KES85,172
25 26 27 28 29 30 1
KES85,172

Connecting Flights vs Direct Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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 Johannesburg is KES85,779.

The average price for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES107,771.

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

Weekly Direct Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg - By Carrier
CarrierMonTueWedThuFriSatSunEarliest FlightLatest Flight
Kenya 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 08:05 08:05

One Way Flights vs Round Trip Flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg

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 Johannesburg. 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 Johannesburg is KES43,983.

The average price for round trip flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg is KES85,779.

Nairobi to Johannesburg Flight Questions

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

Question: How long is the flight from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: The average Nairobi to Johannesburg flight time is 4 hours and 15 minutes.
Question: How far is Johannesburg from Nairobi?
Answer: The distance from Nairobi to Johannesburg is 2,909 kilometers (1,808 miles).
Question: How common are direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: There are 2 direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg.
Question: What are the most popular Nairobi airlines for direct flights from Nairobi to Johannesburg?
Answer: Kenya Airways provides 100% of the non-stop flights between Nairobi and Johannesburg.

Nairobi to Johannesburg Airports

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