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OR Tambo (JNB) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best JNB to NBO flight in 2021: compare OR Tambo to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
JNB - NB0
Price
R320 - R463
NB0
Temperature
17 - 21 °C
NB0
Precipitation
10 - 160 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 21% potential price rise

Cheapest in

April

Best time to find cheap flights, 13% potential price drop

Round-trip from

R4 739

From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi

One-way from

R4 072

One-way flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi (JNB - NB0)?

When flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

To save on the cost of your flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi, book at least 61 days before your planned departure. Booking around this time can save you about 33% on the cost of this flight compared to booking a flight leaving this week. We have found prices from R6 190 if you need a flight within two weeks. For flights within the next 72 hours, you can find tickets from as low as R7 108.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

The best pricing can be found in the month of April. Prices to Nairobi from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport average R5 429. You can even find prices in April for less than R5 429, as users have found deals to Nairobi from as low as R4 383. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Nairobi from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 26%.

Cheap flights from OR Tambo to Nairobi in October, November 2021

The best prices found for JNB to NBO flights in October, November
1 Nov - 30 Nov
R5 109pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Nov - 5 Nov
R5 124pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
8 Nov - 22 Nov
R5 331pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from OR Tambo found for this year
1 Nov - 30 Nov
R5 109pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Nov - 5 Nov
R5 124pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
8 Nov - 22 Nov
R5 331pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Direct flights to Nairobi from OR Tambo

Save time with OR Tambo to Nairobi direct flight deals
22 Nov - 29 Nov
R9 714pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
22 Nov - 29 Nov
R9 892pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
29 Nov - 3 Dec
R10 884pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Last-minute flights from OR Tambo to Nairobi

Late deals on return flights to Nairobi from OR Tambo, departing today and this week
1 Nov - 30 Nov
R5 109pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Nov - 5 Nov
R5 124pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
1 Nov - 7 Nov
R5 346pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Uganda Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

One-way flights to Nairobi from Johannesburg OR Tambo

The cheapest one-way flights from OR Tambo to Nairobi
1:15 - 17:15
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
15h 00m
JNB - NBO
Multiple Airlines
R4 072
Kiwi.com
16:00 - 5:15
Uganda Airlines
1 stop
12h 15m
JNB - NBO
Uganda Airlines
R4 472
Travel2Be
22:20 - 5:50
RwandAir
1 stop
6h 30m
JNB - NBO
RwandAir
R4 576
CheapTickets.de

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Flight FAQs

From OR Tambo to Nairobi

Which airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

RwandAir, Ethiopian Air, and South African are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi for under R5 200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi for under R5 200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Uganda Airlines for just R5 109, but on average you can expect to pay R5 627.

Are there direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi for under R9 800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi under R9 800. A good price for a direct flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi is less than R11 625.

Are there last-minute flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi for under R5 200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than R5 200.

What days are direct flights available from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

You can find direct flights on the following days: Saturday.

How many flights depart from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi on average per day?

1 flight departure from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 100% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

Departing from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi will take you 6h 30m. The distance from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi is about 2927 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi return?

According to our current data, Uganda Airlines (R5 109), Ethiopian Air (R5 450), and RwandAir (R5 746) offers the cheapest pricing from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi. Uganda Airlines is priced at 5% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi one-way?

For one-way options, check prices for Uganda Airlines. According to our data, you can fly for as low as R3 021. Users have also found prices from R3 954 and R4 428 on Ethiopian Air and RwandAir, respectively.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

British Airways, Emirates and Ethiopian Air are the most popular airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi.

What are the most reliable airlines from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

The top 3 most reliable airlines when flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi are Air France (100%), Kenya Airways (74%) and Delta (50%).

What are the cheapest flights from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi?

On average you can expect to pay R4 687 for a flight from Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport to Nairobi. The cheapest flight overall is R3 035 while the most popular route, (Johannesburg OR Tambo - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl) is currently priced at R5 109.

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Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nairobi from OR Tambo?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi

Most visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Nairobi.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to Nairobi.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Johannesburg OR Tambo are not required to quarantine after entering Nairobi.

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


Do I need a test to fly back to OR Tambo from Nairobi?

Returning to Johannesburg OR Tambo from Nairobi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nairobi must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Johannesburg OR Tambo.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to quarantine after entering Johannesburg OR Tambo.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from OR Tambo to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
R1 = Sh 7,43
Average temperature for October in Nairobi
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Nairobi
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Johannesburg

Airports servicing Nairobi

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl (NBO)
Nairobi Wilson (WIL)

Top 5 airlines flying from Johannesburg OR Tambo to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from OR Tambo to Nairobi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
R4 269 R5 654 No cancel fee 72%
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RwandAir
R4 597 R5 089 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Emirates
R5 087 R8 962 No cancel fee 75%
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Kenya Airways
R5 142 R7 969 No cancel fee 82%
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South African
R5 350 R8 401 No cancel fee 78%

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by South African. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Hourly flight availability from OR Tambo to Nairobi

See what time of day planes typically take off from OR Tambo towards Nairobi.
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 51% of flight departures
Morning 6 AM to midday 28% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 21% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from OR Tambo to Nairobi
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from OR Tambo to Nairobi.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
5 daily flights
Tuesday
2 daily flights
Wednesday
2 daily flights
Thursday
2 daily flights
Friday
2 daily flights
Saturday
2 daily flights
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