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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 $1235.

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 $1227 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $910. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in February.

Cheap flights from Chicago to Nairobi in July, August 2020

The best prices found for CHI to NBO flights for July, August
22 Jul - 16 Aug
$639pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
12 Jul - 5 Aug
$640pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
14 Jul - 10 Aug
$643pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
 
1 STOP
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

Chicago to Nairobi 2020 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Chicago found for this year
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$562pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
SWISS
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$578pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
SWISS
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
13 Nov - 20 Nov
$579pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
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
24 Jun - 6 Aug
$2764pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Jun - 3 Jul
$5366pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
27 Jun - 3 Jul
$5369pp
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
ORD
Chicago O'Hare Intl

One-way flights to Nairobi from Chicago

The cheapest one-way flights from Chicago to Nairobi
12:40 pm - 5:00 pm
British Airways
1 Stop
20h 20m
ORD - NBO
British Airways
$628
Ovago
10:45 am - 4:10 pm
SWISS
2 Stops
21h 25m
ORD - NBO
SWISS
$640
swiss
5:30 pm - 10:50 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
21h 20m
ORD - NBO
Turkish Airlines
$666
Ovago

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.

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 SWISS for just $562, but on average you can expect to pay $596.

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 $2800?

There are currently 6+ open flights from Chicago to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than $2800.

How popular is this flight route?

This flight path from Chicago to Nairobi was viewed by 80 users in the past month. Keep an eye out for changes in search interest prior to high and low season.

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.

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 105.87
Average temperature for July in Nairobi
73.4 °F
Avg rainfall for July in Nairobi
0.6 ″

Airports servicing Chicago

Chicago Midway (MDW)
Rockford (RFD)

Airports servicing Nairobi

Wilson (WIL)