Flights from Kigali to Nairobi

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Kigali Nairobi
Tue, 21 Nov KGL - NBO
Wed, 22 Nov NBO - KGL
£367 £356
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Kigali Nairobi
Tue, 21 Nov KGL - NBO
£208 £202
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Kigali Nairobi
Sat, 09 Dec KGL - NBO
Sat, 09 Dec NBO - KGL
£390 £386
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Flight Time Flights from Kigali and Nairobi last around 1 h and 36 m, although this flight time may also depend on other factors.
Cheapest flight The cheapest price available for flights from Kigali to Nairobi that have been booked by our customers in the last 72 hours
Airport of Departure You will depart from Kigali International Airport when flying from Kigali to Nairobi
Airport of Arrival Outbound flights from Kigali to Nairobi arrive at Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal

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Currency exchange rates and cost of life

Local, one-way ticket

Trains in Nairobi are 18% cheaper than in Kigali.

Mid-priced restaurant

The average meal is 20% more expensive in Nairobi than in Kigali.

Standard daytime start rate

A taxi fare in Nairobi is 67% cheaper than in Kigali.

Regular cappuccino

Coffee in Nairobi is 6% cheaper than in Kigali.

Kigali airports
  • ( Kigali International Airport (KGL)
    How far from city centre: 6 miles
Nairobi airports
  • ( Wilson Arpt (WIL)
    How far from city centre: 3 miles
  • ( Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal (NBO)
    How far from city centre: 10 miles
K Distance: 467 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from Kigali to Nairobi

How is COVID-19 currently affecting flights from Kigali to Nairobi?
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If I want to book flights from Kigali to Nairobi at eDreams, how can I find them?
Using our flight search engine, you can find flights from £202 for the route Kigali - Nairobi. At eDreams, we always aim at providing our customers with the cheapest option, allowing you to adjust according to stopovers, airports, dates and many other filters.
Is Nairobi more expensive than Kigali to visit?
Comparing taxi prices, a ride in Nairobi costs an average of 1.08 GBP pounds, 67% cheaper than Kigali, with a fare of 3.32 GBP pounds, while train tickets cost 18% less in Nairobi: 0.54 GBP pounds against 0.66 GBP pounds in Kigali. Comparing the price of a meal, they range from 3.10 GBP euros in Nairobi, 17% more than the 2.66 GBP euros in Kigali. The price of a coffee is approximately 6% cheaper in Nairobi, with an average of 1.56 GBP euros, while in Kigali the coffee costs 1.66 GBP.
What would be the best time to book a flight from Kigali to Nairobi?
The most popular months to book from Kigali to Nairobi are September, December and October.
When would be the best time to travel from Kigali to Nairobi?
The best time of the year to visit Nairobi from Kigali really depends on lots of personal preferences, especially the price. Regarding popularity, July is the best month to fly to  Nairobi from Kigali in terms of searches from our customers, followed by September and October. If you would rather avoid the busy season and get away from the crowds March, February and January are the months with fewer searches for Kigali -  Nairobi.
What is the duration of a flight from Kigali to Nairobi?
Flight duration from Kigali to Nairobi is around 01:36 hours on average, at an average distance of 759 km, for flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
What is the weather like in Nairobi compared to Kigali?
The average temperature in Kigali is 30.33 degrees in summer, with precipitation around 3.0 mm ,Nairobi's temperatures reach 30.06 during the hot season, with 6.0 average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 9.29 degrees in Nairobi, compared to the 9.32 average degrees reported in Kigali. During the winter period, Kigali can register 0.9 mm precipitation, while Nairobi have an average of 2.3 mm rain level.
From which airports is it possible to fly from Kigali to Nairobi?
The main route from Kigali to Nairobi is: Kigali International Airport (KGL) to Jomo Kenyatta Internatonal (NBO). The following airlines fly this route:
  • RwandAir.
  • Kenya Airways.
  • Air France.
Which airlines provide flights from Kigali to Nairobi?
The airlines that fly direct from Kigali to Nairobi are:
  • RwandAir.
  • Kenya Airways.
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