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Find The Best Dates To Fly from John F. Kennedy Intl. to Jomo Kenyatta Intl.

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The cheapest flights to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. found within the past 7 days were $612 round trip and $401 one way. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Flight Schedule for JFK to NBO

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FAQs about flights from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO)

Can I catch a flight from New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) right now?

It's wise to find out about any quarantine requirements and travel advice reports in effect in your destination city. Ensure you visit the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for up-to-date info on catching a flight to Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.).

Are there direct flights from JFK to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO)?

If you just want to get on with your travel plans in Nairobi, fly with Kenya Airways. They advertise flights direct from JFK Airport to NBO.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I change my booking to a later date?

For more info about changing your flight to NBO, please visit our Customer Service Portal.

How long is the flight from JFK to Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.)?

It takes approximately 16 hours and 2 minutes to travel from JFK Airport to Nairobi Airport. For such a long flight, you'll want to be as organized as possible. Consider bringing a travel pillow for better sleep, packing some healthy snacks and wearing loose-fitting, layered clothes.

What is the flight distance from John F. Kennedy Intl. Airport (JFK) to NBO?

From JFK to Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.), the flight distance is 8,016 mi. So, it'll be smart to have a good variety of entertainment to pick from. Movies, magazines, Sudoku puzzles ... whatever interests you. If you come prepared, it won't feel like too long before you hear the call to prepare for landing.

What airlines fly from JFK Airport to NBO?

Many savvy wanderers prefer to travel with Kenya Airways from New York, NY Airport (JFK-John F. Kennedy Intl.) to Nairobi Airport. This popular airline not only offers as many as 13 flights per month, it also flies direct.

What airlines have practices regarding COVID-19 in place and use social distancing?

From the moment you enter the departure terminal to when you leave the arrivals terminal, if you're flying with Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines or Qatar Airways you can be sure that COVID-19 measures and social distancing rules have been adhered to. Many airlines have introduced capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What is the best day to buy a plane ticket?

This just in! Airfares offered on Thursdays tend to be the cheapest, according to flight demand on Travelocity in 2020. Wednesday and Friday prices are also good, but you may want to prepare your budget if booking on a Sunday, as data shows the end of the week is when prices are generally at their highest.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

Frequent travelers may already know this, but earlier in the week can be the cheapest time to fly. In 2020, flights departing on a Monday were generally the cheapest of the week, whereas you may pay a premium for weekend flights when demand is usually high. On average, tickets were most expensive for Saturday departures, so if you need to fly out on a weekend, you might look for deals ahead of time.

How far in advance can you book a flight?

Trying to figure out how early you should book your flight? It's possible to start comparing international airfares on Travelocity up to 12 months in advance. However, it does depend on the carrier as not all airlines release their prices that far out. According to our 2020 flight demand trends, last minute planners can still bag a bargain with some of the cheapest fares appearing 2 weeks to 2 months prior to their travel dates.

How can I save money on airline tickets?

We'll let you in on a secret...You can save big on flights if you mix and match your airlines and fare types. In fact, travelers who booked flights on Travelocity in 2020 saved nearly 40% when their return flights consisted of two different airlines or fare types.

*According to flight demand on Travelocity.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

John F. Kennedy Intl. to Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Flight FAQ

Traveling From John F. Kennedy Intl.
Traveling To Jomo Kenyatta Intl.
Shortest Flight Time 27 hours 45 mins
Earliest Departure Time 1:45PM EAT
Latest Departure Time 1:45PM EAT
Lowest Flight Price $612

Route Info

Flight path for flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport.

7,743.00 miles

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