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Heathrow (LHR) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best LHR to NBO flight in 2021: compare Heathrow to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
LHR - NB0
Price
£399 - £593
NB0
Temperature
23 - 28 °C
NB0
Rainfall
15 - 151 mm

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 22% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 14% potential price drop

Round-trip from

£399

From Heathrow to Nairobi

One-way from

£290

One-way flight from Heathrow to Nairobi

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
How far in advance should I book a flight from Heathrow to Nairobi?

To save up to 9% on this flight, we recommend booking at least 53 days prior to travel. The price may fluctuate and will likely increase closer to your departure date. Users on Cheapflights have found tickets from Heathrow to Nairobi from £461 1-2 weeks out and tickets from £490 for flights departing within the next 72 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Heathrow to Nairobi?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Nairobi from Heathrow. Users have commonly found prices around £466 for the month, but tickets can be as low as £343. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

Cheap flights from Heathrow to Nairobi in April, May 2021

The best prices found for LHR to NBO flights in April, May
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£349pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£354pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
30 Apr - 15 May
£356pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air France
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Heathrow to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Heathrow found for this year
17 Jun - 24 Jun
£333pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
17 Jun - 24 Jun
£337pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Etihad Airways
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£349pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow

Direct flights to Nairobi from Heathrow

Save time with Heathrow to Nairobi direct flight deals
26 Sep - 3 Oct
£367pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
20 May - 5 Jun
£381pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow
5 Sep - 26 Sep
£383pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Kenya Airways
Direct
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Direct
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from Heathrow to Nairobi

Late deals on return flights to Nairobi from Heathrow, departing today and this week
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£349pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
KLM
 
1 STOP
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£354pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Multiple airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
20 Apr - 27 Apr
£360pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Air France
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

One-way flights to Nairobi from Heathrow

The cheapest one-way flights from Heathrow to Nairobi
04:40 - 07:55
Etihad Airways
1 stop
25h 15m
LHR - NBO
Etihad Airways
06:20 - 17:00
British Airways
Direct
8h 40m
LHR - NBO
British Airways
14:25 - 01:00
Kenya Airways
Direct
8h 35m
LHR - NBO
Kenya Airways
£315
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Flight FAQs

From Heathrow to Nairobi

Are flight prices decreasing from Heathrow to Nairobi due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both Heathrow and Nairobi for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

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

Etihad Airways and Alitalia are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. New policies for travellers booking flights from London Heathrow 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.

Which airlines flying from London Heathrow to Nairobi have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from London Heathrow to Nairobi have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Kenya Airways, British Airways, and Qatar Airways are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Kenya Airways with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Heathrow to Nairobi for under £364 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Heathrow to Nairobi for under £364. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just £349, but on average you can expect to pay £367.

Are there direct flights from Heathrow to Nairobi for under £437 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Heathrow to Nairobi under £437. A good price for a direct flight from Heathrow to Nairobi is less than £430.

Are there last-minute flights available from Heathrow to Nairobi for under £364?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Heathrow to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than £364.

Is Heathrow weather warmer or cooler than Nairobi?

Our data indicates that the weather will be 28 °C on average in the month of February. The temperature in Nairobi is typically hotter than in Heathrow. If you're traveling when the temperature is at its warmest, push to plan early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. For the best results, search for flights well in advance or after peak season.

How long does is the flight from Heathrow to Nairobi?

For as low as £367, Kenya Airways can have you in Nairobi from Heathrow in 8h 35m. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both direct flights and flights with stops.

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

Cheapflights users have booked flights from Heathrow to Nairobi from £349 return. Other airlines that can offer you cheap pricing are Air France, from £356, and Etihad Airways, from £358. KLM is priced at 24% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from Heathrow to Nairobi one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as £257 on Etihad Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Emirates from £281 and Oman Air from £298 one-way.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Heathrow to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = Sh 145.81
Flight duration
8h 50m
Average temperature for April in Nairobi
26.0 °C
Avg rainfall for April in Nairobi
120.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 10 airlines flying from Heathrow to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Heathrow 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
RwandAir
£473 £547 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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Turkish Airlines
£468 £612 No cancel fee 77%
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Air France
£491 £652 No cancel fee 77%
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SWISS
£459 £662 No cancel fee 79%
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Emirates
£377 £671 No cancel fee 75%
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Lufthansa
£461 £702 No cancel fee 76%
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Ethiopian Air
£496 £747 No cancel fee 72%
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Qatar Airways
£531 £752 No cancel fee 68%
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Oman Air
£582 £773 No cancel fee 76%

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

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Etihad Airways
£509 £785 No cancel fee 75%
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Hourly flight availability from Heathrow to Nairobi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Heathrow towards Nairobi.
Morning 6 AM to midday 57% of flight departures
Afternoon Midday to 6 PM 42% of flight departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 1% of flight departures
Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of flight departures
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6 AM
Noon
6 PM
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