Cheap flights from South Africa to Mombasa

How far in advance should I book a flight from South Africa to Mombasa?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 59 days in advance to save up to 21% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 59 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from South Africa to Mombasa 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as R6 626, or R7 094 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from South Africa to Mombasa?

August is one of the best times of the year to fly to Mombasa from South Africa. Prices for August average R5 827 per person but you can even find prices for as low as R4 875. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of January. Opting for a August flight can save you 19% on your journey compared to booking in August

When is the cheapest time to fly from South Africa to Mombasa (ZA - MBA)?

When flying from South Africa to Mombasa, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from South Africa to Mombasa in January, February 2022

The best prices found for South Africa to MBA flights in January, February
Feb 19 - Feb 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R6 067

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 20/1/22

Feb 18 - Feb 25
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R6 294

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 20/1/22

Feb 18 - Feb 25
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R6 339

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 22/1/22

South Africa to Mombasa 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mombasa from South Africa found for this year
Mar 17 - Mar 22
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R5 992

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 20/1/22

Mar 19 - Mar 25
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R6 052

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 22/1/22

Feb 19 - Feb 26
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

12h 00m
MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

1 stop

11h 25m
R6 067

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 20/1/22

One-way flights to Mombasa Moi Intl from South Africa

The cheapest one-way flights from South Africa to Mombasa
Jun 11
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

21h 30m
R3 335

Uganda Airlines

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Deal found 20/1/22

Feb 22
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

2 stops

13h 35m
R4 392

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 20/1/22

May 3
JNB

Johannesburg OR Tambo

MBA

Mombasa Moi Intl

1 stop

9h 05m
R4 528

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 22/1/22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about South Africa to Mombasa flights.

What airport do you fly into for flights to Mombasa from South Africa?

If you book a flight to Mombasa from South Africa, you will be flying to Moi Intl, which is the city’s only airport. Mombasa Moi Intl (MBA) is located 8,0 km from the centre of Mombasa.

Which airlines flying from South Africa to Mombasa Moi Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from South Africa to Mombasa Moi Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways, and RwandAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Ethiopian Air with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from South Africa to Mombasa for under R6 000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from South Africa to Mombasa for under R6 000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just R5 992, but on average you can expect to pay R6 807.

How popular is this South Africa to Mombasa flight route?

The South Africa to Mombasa Moi Intl flight path was viewed by 1 285 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from South Africa to Mombasa one-way?

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Uganda Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at R3 335. Kenya Airways flights start at R4 528 while deals on Ethiopian Air start at R4 543 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from South Africa to Mombasa?

Consider Ethiopian Air, Kenya Airways or RwandAir when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from South Africa to Mombasa.

What are the cheapest flights from South Africa to Mombasa?

The cheapest flight price from South Africa to Mombasa is R4 205. On average you can expect to pay R4 205. The most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Mombasa Moi Intl), can usually be booked for R5 962.

Can I fly to Mombasa Moi Intl from South Africa right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from South Africa to Mombasa Moi Intl

Most visitors from South Africa need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Mombasa Moi Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from South Africa must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Mombasa Moi Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from South Africa are not required to quarantine after entering Mombasa Moi Intl.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers, including those in transit, are required to complete the traveler's Health Surveillance Form online before departure.

Electronic Visitor Visa - To visit Kenya for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.



East African Visitor Visa - This visa is for travelers visiting Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda for tourism during one trip. You can travel freely between these three countries, entering and exiting each country multiple times. You must start your trip in Kenya. The visa becomes invalid if you travel outside of these countries.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.




Can I fly back to South Africa from Mombasa Moi Intl?

Returning to South Africa from Mombasa Moi Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Mombasa Moi Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to South Africa.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Mombasa Moi Intl are not required to quarantine after entering South Africa.

Top 3 airlines flying from South Africa to Mombasa

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from South Africa to Mombasa choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
RwandAir
CheapestR4 658
AverageR5 033
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestR4 765
AverageR6 769
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestR6 550
AverageR9 999
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety