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Cheap flights from Nairobi to Kigali

NBO — KGL
Apr 16 — Apr 231
1 adult
Tue 16/4
Tue 23/4

Cheap flight deals from Nairobi to Kigali

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Nairobi (NB0) to Kigali (KGL). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 11 April 2024.

Popular in

August

Cheapest in

November

Average price

R7 294

Round-trip from

R7 208
High demand for flights, 7% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 10% potential price drop
Average for round-trip flights in April 2024
From Nairobi to Kigali Intl

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Nairobi to Kigali?

Monday flights are generally found to be more expensive for flights from Nairobi to Kigali. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Kigali.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Nairobi to Kigali?

Find a great deal and save up to 15% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Nairobi to Kigali within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at R7 406.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Nairobi to Kigali?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, November can be a great choice for travel to Kigali. Flights to Kigali from Nairobi in November are about R7 477 on average during November, but can be found for as low as R6 094.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Nairobi to Kigali (NBO - KGL)?

When flying from Nairobi to Kigali, the time of day you fly usually plays a role in the price. Save by searching for a flight in the morning, which can drop the price by up to 20% versus a flight at midday.

When is the best time to book a flight from Nairobi to Kigali?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Nairobi to Kigali. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight from Nairobi to Kigali, you should look to book at least 74 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Nairobi to Kigali?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Nairobi to Kigali. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Nairobi to Kigali flight should consider departing on Thursday afternoons when fares are most often at their lowest. Tuesday at midday flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Kigali by month

Plan your trip from Nairobi to Kigali by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Nairobi to Kigali is currently R0 while a return flight costs R0. Price data was last updated on 7 April 2024.

Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Nairobi to Kigali (average of R384). Flying from Nairobi to Kigali in July is currently the most expensive (average of R424). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

R7 294

February

R7 200

March

R7 219

April

R7 219

May

R7 256

June

R7 331

July

R7 950

August

R7 481

September

R7 406

October

R7 406

November

R7 538

December

R7 838

Related info for your journey

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  • What airport do you fly into for flights to Kigali from Nairobi?

    For a flight from Nairobi to Kigali, you will be flying into Kigali Intl. Kigali Intl (KGL) is just 5,2 km from the centre vof the city. Kigali Intl is the only Kigali airport and it handles 9 inbound flights from Nairobi per day. 2 airlines have flights to Kigali Intl from Nairobi on a regular basis.

  • What are the most reliable airlines from Nairobi to Kigali?

    The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Nairobi to Kigali are British Airways (78%), Kenya Airways (77%) and KLM (76%).

  • What does NBO to KGL mean?

    This is defined as Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport (NBO) and Kigali Intl Airport (KGL). Codes like Kigali Intl Airport are often used to just call airports uniquely. Ready for more IATA code knowledge? These are related airports for your current travel destination: Nairobi Wilson Airport (WIL), Nanyuki Airport (NYK), Amboseli Airport (ASV).

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nairobi to Kigali that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

  • Can I find deals on flights from Nairobi to Kigali with specific airlines?

    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nairobi to Kigali that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Nairobi to Kigali flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Nairobi to Kigali?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to see available direct flights.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Nairobi to Kigali?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Nairobi to Kigali by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Nairobi to Kigali that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines do offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Nairobi to Kigali?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Nairobi to Kigali flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

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Top 2 airlines flying from Nairobi to Kigali

Discover the top 2 airlines that operate flights from Nairobi to Kigali. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 642 951 searches. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
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Kenya AirwaysCheapestR7 264AverageR8 999FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time82%
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RwandAirCheapestR7 766AverageR10 050FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Hourly flight availability from Nairobi to Kigali

Find hourly flight availability from Nairobi to Kigali. Discover flight options and departure times throughout the day, allowing you to choose a departure time that suits your schedule. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
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21%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
28%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
40%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
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Weekly flight availability from Nairobi to Kigali

Explore weekly flight availability from Nairobi to Kigali. Discover flights operating on different days of the week, giving you the flexibility to choose a travel day that best fits your plans. Compare info to find the most convenient option for your journey. Data last updated 11 April 2024.
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