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How to find the cheapest flight from
Chicago (CHI) to Nairobi (NBO)

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Chicago to Nairobi?

Thursday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chicago to Nairobi. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Nairobi.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 0% by booking at least 46 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 Chicago to Nairobi within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,235.

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

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Nairobi from Chicago. Users have commonly found prices around $1,227 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $910. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chicago to Nairobi (CHI - NB0)?

One of the essential ways to save on airfare from Chicago to Nairobi is to remain as flexible as possible. Flights that are in the morning tend to be the most expensive. A flight at noon could potentially save you up to 8% on airfare.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Nairobi in October, November 2020

The best prices found for CHI to NBO flights for October, November
10 Nov - 24 Nov
$577pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 17 Nov
$615pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Nov - 11 Feb
$619pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Nairobi 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Chicago found for this year
10 Nov - 24 Nov
$577pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 17 Nov
$615pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
29 Nov - 11 Feb
$619pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Last minute flights from Chicago to Nairobi

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nairobi from Chicago, departing today and this week
28 Oct - 17 Nov
$615pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
28 Oct - 3 Nov
$619pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
26 Oct - 8 Nov
$628pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Nairobi from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Nairobi
12:10 pm - 4:50 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
19h 40m
ORD - NBO
British Airways
$327
StudentUniverse
6:40 pm - 11:30 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
20h 50m
ORD - NBO
Turkish Airlines
$534
KAYAK
9:10 am - 12:05 am
Air France
2 Stops
29h 55m
ORD - NBO
Air France

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Chicago to Nairobi flights.

Flight FAQs

From Chicago to Nairobi

Are flight prices decreasing from Chicago 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 Chicago 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 Chicago to Nairobi to control the spread of COVID-19?

Delta, Etihad Airways, and Alitalia are some of the many airlines that have implemented additional safety measures to control the spread of COVID-19. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travelers flying from Chicago to Nairobi are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, social distance seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

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

Some of the carriers operating flights from Chicago to Nairobi that may be offering flexible cancellation policies are Qatar Airways, Ethiopian Air, and Delta. Our site will let you filter for all airlines offering greater flexibility due to COVID-19.

Can I find flights from Chicago to Nairobi for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chicago to Nairobi for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $577, but on average you can expect to pay $620.

Are there nonstop flights from Chicago to Nairobi for under $600 on Cheapflights?

There are no nonstop flights from Chicago to Nairobi, but Cheapflights can provide you with all the information you need to find the fastest route with the fewest stops.

Are there last-minute flights available from Chicago to Nairobi for under $700?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Chicago to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than $700.

Is Chicago weather warmer or cooler than Nairobi?

Expect the weather to be around 84 °F on average in July. As the temperature peaks, try to get your plans done early, as flight price and availability will have an impact on your travels. The climate in Nairobi is generally colder than in Chicago.

How long is the flight from Chicago to Nairobi?

A quick flight from Chicago to Nairobi can take about 17h 55m. British Airways provides one of the quickest options available for as low as $645. When browsing for deals, the options you’ll see will be for both nonstop flights and flights with stops.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chicago to Nairobi round-trip?

Currently priced at $577, Turkish Airlines will fly you from Chicago to Nairobi and back. In addition to Turkish Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Delta and Air France - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $622 and $627, respectively.

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

$327 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from British Airways. You may also be able to find cheap deals on Turkish Airlines and Qatar Airways, with prices starting from $392 and $557, respectively.

Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go. Useful info for your trip from Chicago to Nairobi
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 107.80
Average temperature for October in Nairobi
80.6 °F
Avg rainfall for October in Nairobi
1.5 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Nairobi

Wilson (WIL)
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