Cheap flights from New York (NYC) to Kenya

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How to find the cheapest flight from
New York (NYC) to Kenya

All the information you need to plan the best NYC to NBO flight in 2022: compare New York to Kenya flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kenya.
When is the cheapest time to fly from New York to Kenya (NYC - KE)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from New York to Kenya as you normally would.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York to Kenya?

Find a great deal and save up to 8% 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 New York to Kenya within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $849.

What is the cheapest month to fly from New York to Kenya?

November is one of the best times of the year to fly to Kenya from New York. Prices for November average $872 per person but you can even find prices for as low as $581. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December. Opting for a November flight can save you 41% on your journey compared to booking in December

Cheap flights from New York to Kenya in May, June 2022

The best prices found for NYC to Kenya flights for May, June
28 May - 13 Jun
$912pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
23 May - 30 May
$916pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Air France
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 May - 5 Jun
$927pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

New York to Kenya 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kenya from New York found for this year
21 Nov - 28 Nov
$675pp
EWR
Newark
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
EWR
Newark
22 Nov - 28 Nov
$675pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
10 Oct - 31 Oct
$678pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Non-stop flights to Kenya from New York

Save time with New York to Kenya direct flight deals
25 Sep - 29 Sep
$711pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
12 Oct - 22 Oct
$746pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Nov - 15 Nov
$762pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Kenya Airways
Non-Stop
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

Last minute flights from New York to Kenya

Late deals on round-trip flights to Kenya from New York, departing today and this week
28 May - 13 Jun
$912pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
31 May - 5 Jun
$927pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark
31 May - 5 Jun
$935pp
EWR
Newark
Delta
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
EWR
Newark

One-way flights to Kenya from New York

The cheapest one-way flights from New York to Kenya
7:55 pm - 11:30 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
44h 35m
JFK - NBO
Multiple Airlines
$575
Kiwi.com
9:45 am - 6:30 am
Kenya Airways
Nonstop
13h 45m
JFK - NBO
Kenya Airways
$579
oojo
1:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Egypt Air
1 Stop
27h 15m
JFK - NBO
Egypt Air
$585
Fareboom

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Flight FAQs

From New York to Kenya

Which airlines flying from New York to Kenya have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, and Delta flying from New York to Kenya have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from New York to Kenya for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York to Kenya for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $682, but on average you can expect to pay $761.

Are there nonstop flights from New York to Kenya for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York to Kenya under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York to Kenya is less than $986.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York to Kenya for under $1,000?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York to Kenya within the next 7 days for less than $1,000.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York to Kenya one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $403 on Kenya Airways. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Egypt Air from $426 and Delta from $586 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York to Kenya?

Before booking your flight from New York to Kenya check out the most popular airlines for this route: American Airlines, Air France or JetBlue.

What are the cheapest flights from New York to Kenya?

Looking for the cheapest flight from New York to Kenya? While on average our users pay $2,526, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $217. The most popular route (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl), is priced around $682.

What are the most popular routes from New York to Kenya?

When deciding which route to take from New York to Kenya consider New York John F Kennedy Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl, Newark - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl or New York LaGuardia - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl as they are the most popular.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kenya

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kenya from New York?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York to Kenya

Most visitors from New York need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kenya.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from New York must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kenya.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York are not required to quarantine after entering Kenya.

Documents
Health Surveillance Form - Travelers, including those in transit, are required to complete the traveler's Health Surveillance Form online at “jitenge” platform before travel.

Electronic Visitor Visa - To visit Kenya for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.



East African Visitor Visa - This visa is for travelers visiting Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda for tourism during one trip. You can travel freely between these three countries, entering and exiting each country multiple times. You must start your trip in Kenya. The visa becomes invalid if you travel outside of these countries.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.



Symptom Tracing App - Travelers must submit daily health information to the Jitenge MoH Kenya platform for 14 consecutive days.


Do I need a test to fly back to New York from Kenya?

Returning to New York from Kenya

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kenya must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to New York.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kenya are not required to quarantine after entering New York.

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Destination points for flights from New York to Kenya

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Destination information for Kenya

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from New York to Kenya.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 115.60

Airports servicing New York

Newark (EWR)
LaGuardia (LGA)
New York Skyports SPB (NYS)

Airports servicing

Eldoret (EDL)
Maasai Mara Mara North (HKR)
Mtito Andei Kilaguni (ILU)
Meru National Park Mulika Lodge (JJM)
Kisumu (KIS)
Maasai Mara Kichwa Tembo Airstrip (KTJ)

Top 10 airlines flying from New York to Kenya

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from New York to Kenya 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
Juneyao Airlines
$14 $17 No cancel fee 66%

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

British Airways
$560 $973 No cancel fee 70%
Turkish Airlines
$590 $704 No cancel fee 77%
Delta
$613 $875 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$614 $782 No cancel fee 77%
Lufthansa
$633 $968 No cancel fee 76%
United Airlines
$647 $1,047 No cancel fee 69%
American Airlines
$650 $697 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$693 $929 No cancel fee 68%
Emirates
$699 $778 No cancel fee 75%
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