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Edinburgh (EDI) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best EDI to NBO flight in 2021: compare Edinburgh to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
EDI - NB0
Price
£556 - £871
NB0
Temperature
17 - 21 °C
NB0
Precipitation
10 - 160 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 23% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Average price

£457

Average for round-trip flights in October 2021

Round-trip from

£404

From Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest month to fly from Edinburgh to Nairobi?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Nairobi. Flights to Nairobi from Edinburgh in March are about £489 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £379.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Edinburgh to Nairobi?

Find a great deal and save up to 16% by booking at least 61 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Edinburgh to Nairobi within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at £472.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Edinburgh to Nairobi (EDI - NB0)?

When flying from Edinburgh 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.

Cheap flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi in October, November 2021

The best prices found for EDI to NBO flights in October, November
30 Oct - 14 Nov
£445pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Oct - 14 Nov
£447pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Oct - 13 Nov
£505pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Edinburgh found for this year
30 Oct - 14 Nov
£445pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Oct - 14 Nov
£447pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
30 Oct - 13 Nov
£505pp
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
EDI
Edinburgh Turnhouse

One-way flights to Nairobi from Edinburgh

The cheapest one-way flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi
02:40 - 17:00
British Airways
1 stop
11h 20m
EDI - NBO
British Airways
£1,482
05:15 - 02:10
Multiple Airlines
2 stops
17h 55m
EDI - NBO
Multiple Airlines
£2,225
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Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about <span class="emphasized">Edinburgh</span> to <span class="emphasized">Nairobi</span> flights.

Flight FAQs

From Edinburgh to Nairobi

What airport do you fly from for flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi?

Located just 6.8 mi from the city centre, Edinburgh Turnhouse is the airport most travellers will use when flying to Nairobi from Edinburgh. Booking flights from Turnhouse (EDI) to Nairobi should be relatively easy as there are 0 daily outbound flights to Nairobi from 9 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Emirates, Qatar Airways, and Kenya Airways flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

What safety measures are being taken by airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi to control the spread of COVID-19?

Airlines globally have implemented additional safety measures to accommodate you. Etihad Airways is one of them. New policies for travellers booking flights from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitisation, use of HEPA filters, pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms, and socially-distanced seating (for a limited time). Keep in mind that policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just £394, but on average you can expect to pay £504.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Edinburgh to Nairobi return?

According to our current data, Turkish Airlines (£394), Kenya Airways (£425), and British Airways (£436) offers the cheapest pricing from Edinburgh to Nairobi. Turkish Airlines is 19% cheaper than the average price of flights available within the next 90 days to this destination.

What are the cheapest flights from Edinburgh to Nairobi?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £335. While the most popular route (Edinburgh Turnhouse - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl) can be booked for £436 on average our data indicates £775 when flying from Edinburgh to Nairobi

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Edinburgh to Nairobi?

The most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Nairobi are Air France, British Airways and Emirates. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nairobi, Kenya

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nairobi from Edinburgh?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Edinburgh Turnhouse 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 Edinburgh from Nairobi?

Returning to Edinburgh Turnhouse from Nairobi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nairobi must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Edinburgh Turnhouse.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to quarantine after entering Edinburgh Turnhouse.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Edinburgh to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = Sh 151.56
Average temperature for October in Nairobi
27.0 °C
Avg rainfall for October in Nairobi
37.0 mm

Airports servicing Edinburgh

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 9 airlines flying from Edinburgh Turnhouse to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Edinburgh 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
Lufthansa
£355 £529 No cancel fee 76%
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Etihad Airways
£372 £523 No cancel fee 75%
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Turkish Airlines
£380 £491 No cancel fee 77%
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Air France
£385 £527 No cancel fee 77%
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Kenya Airways
£387 £516 No cancel fee 82%
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KLM
£396 £581 No cancel fee 75%
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Qatar Airways
£406 £543 No cancel fee 68%
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Emirates
£425 £537 No cancel fee 75%
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British Airways
£442 £563 No cancel fee 70%
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