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Los Angeles (LAX) to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport (NBO)
Typically, flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl, which has an average price of $1,095
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO NAIROBI FROM LOS ANGELES||March||28% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Nairobi costs on average just $788 in March|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO NAIROBI FROM LOS ANGELES||July||47% more expensive||It costs about $1,612 for flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles in July|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO NAIROBI FROM LOS ANGELES||December||334% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles in December than any other month|
Flights from the United States to Nairobi can take a full day of travel, and sometimes longer depending on your departure location, number of stops, and length of layovers. If you're looking for short Nairobi flight deals, depart from John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York and catch a nonstop flight to Nairobi, which could take about 14 hours. You can also find Nairobi flight deals from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport and Dulles International Airport with one or two changeovers. It'll take approximately 18 hours from Atlanta and 19 hours from Washington before you land in Nairobi, Kenya. While you may find nonstop flights, most flights to Nairobi, Kenya will make one or two stops in various cities.
Kenya Airways is currently the only airline that offers nonstop flights from John F. Kennedy International Airport, New York, to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi. Other airlines offering flights from JFK to NBO with changeovers include British Airways, Turkish Airlines, Qatar Airways, Delta Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, and Emirates. Expect changeovers in cities like Doha, Istanbul, Dubai, and Paris. From Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport to NBO, you'll typically find these flights require one to two layovers in cities like Houston, Frankfurt, Paris, Boston, Dubai, and Amsterdam. You can also find Nairobi flight deals from Dulles International Airport with one changeover in Istanbul, Doha, and Paris.
Users planning a flight to Nairobi during the month of April should anticipate rain. There are still things to do in Nairobi even when it's raining, though. While in Nairobi you will find Nairobi National Museum nearby which is a great museum to visit when you’re looking for things to do indoors. Shopping centers like City Market are very popular destinations for those visiting the Nairobi area. City Market is a great place to go if you’re looking to spend some time inside.
During the warmer months, hikers around the Nairobi area find that parks like Nairobi National Park are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Nairobi in January, February, or March.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Nairobi is possible. If you are planning a flight to Nairobi, consider booking flights to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport (8 mi from Nairobi city center), Nanyuki Airport (86 mi from Nairobi city center) or Amboseli Airport (98 mi from Nairobi city center).
The cheapest airport near Nairobi is typically Nairobi Wilson Airport with an average price of $428/person. These prices vary based on where travelers are coming from. It is suggested that travelers looking to save money try momondo’s Airport-to-Airport Pricing Tool.
Nairobi Wilson in Nairobi is the closest airport to City Hall (distance: 2.5 mi).
When flying to Nairobi from United States, momondo travelers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Delta, Qatar Airways, Turkish Airlines or Kenya Airways. Depending on what airport in United States you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.
Once you get to NBO, you have three transportation choices that will take you to the city center, which are taxis, buses, or mini-buses. Taxis are an easy and convenient option and could take about 30 minutes, depending on traffic time. A cheap travel option is by bus. Line 43 bus operates Monday to Friday, with the service running every 20 minutes. Take the bus from the Passenger Boarding bus stop between Terminals T1B and T1C and expect the trip to take about an hour. If you wish to travel like a local, take the mini-buses, locally known as matatus, outside the Arrivals Hall at the airport, and expect the trip to take about an hour depending on traffic.
US citizens are required to have a tourist visa to travel to Nairobi. Additionally, your passport must have six-month validity and at least two blank pages.
If you love wildlife, then you’ll love Nairobi because you get to enjoy so much of it. Start with Nairobi National Park and watch animals and birds through the Nairobi safari walk, then head to the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust, Giraffe Center, and Mamba Village. Mamba Village, Mamba being a Swahili name for Crocodile, is suitable for families with children as you'll find several fun activities. If you like museums, check out the Nairobi National Museum and Nairobi National Archives for deep Kenyan history. If you're a cultural enthusiast, you'll have a blast at the Bomas of Kenya, which is a complex that encompasses traditional Kenyan villages with homesteads, also known as Bomas, reflecting the culture of the numerous ethnic groups in the country. There's also a large theater where teams of traditional dancers give live cultural dance performances.
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