Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Nairobi (NBO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
John F Kennedy Intl (JFK) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best JFK to NBO flight in 2022: compare John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
JFK - NBO
Price
$729 - $1,398
NBO
Temperature
62.6 - 69.8 °F
NBO
Rainfall
0.4 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

September

Best time to find cheap flights, 21% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$729

From New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

One-way from

$509

One-way flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi?

Our data shows that September tends to be the cheapest month to fly to Nairobi from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport. Users have commonly found prices around $911 for the month, but tickets can be as low as $614. Due to multiple factors, prepare for potentially higher prices in December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi (JFK - NBO)?

When flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport 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.

How far in advance should I book a flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 61 days in advance, which can save you up to 11% on flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 61 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at $990. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,077.

Cheap flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi in June, July 2022

The best prices found for JFK to NBO flights for June, July
11 Jul - 27 Sep
$952pp
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
20 Jul - 13 Sep
$1,033pp
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
13 Jul - 29 Oct
$1,041pp
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

New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from John F Kennedy Intl found for this year
7 Sep - 28 Sep
$706pp
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
12 Oct - 22 Oct
$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
27 Nov - 26 Dec
$713pp
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 Nairobi from John F Kennedy Intl

Save time with John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi direct flight deals
12 Oct - 22 Oct
$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
11 Sep - 17 Sep
$726pp
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
7 Sep - 17 Sep
$741pp
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 John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nairobi from John F Kennedy Intl, departing today and this week
9 Jul - 27 Aug
$1,549pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
6 Jul - 25 Aug
$1,550pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
9 Jul - 28 Aug
$1,554pp
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Non-Stop
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
JFK
New York John F Kennedy Intl

One-way flights to Nairobi from New York John F Kennedy Intl

The cheapest one-way flights from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi
1:15 pm - 11:30 pm
Egypt Air
1 Stop
27h 15m
JFK - NBO
Egypt Air
$509
JustFly
9:45 am - 6:30 am
Kenya Airways
Nonstop
13h 45m
JFK - NBO
Kenya Airways
$510
SmartFares
2:30 pm - 6:00 pm
Delta
1 Stop
20h 30m
JFK - NBO
Delta
$514
Delta

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Flight FAQs

From John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

Which airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Some of our airline partners flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Kenya Airways, Delta, and Emirates 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 New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi for under $800. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Turkish Airlines for just $706, but on average you can expect to pay $751.

Are there nonstop flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi for under $800 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has at least 20 direct flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi under $800. A good price for a nonstop flight from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi is less than $839.

Are there last-minute flights available from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi round-trip?

Turkish Airlines, at $706, was found to be the cheapest airline from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi.Alternate airlines to your destination round-trip include Kenya Airways and SAUDIA. These flights start at 23% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi one-way?

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as $401 on Egypt Air. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Kenya Airways from $403 and Delta from $514 one-way.

What are the cheapest flights from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi?

The cheapest flight price from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi is $403. On average you can expect to pay $2,760. The most popular route, (New York John F Kennedy Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl), can usually be booked for $706.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi?

The most popular airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl Airport to Nairobi are American Airlines, Air France and JetBlue. 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 John F Kennedy Intl?

Information is based on travel restrictions from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

Most visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Nairobi.

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from New York John F Kennedy Intl are not required to quarantine after entering Nairobi.

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 John F Kennedy Intl from Nairobi?

Returning to New York John F Kennedy Intl from Nairobi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to present a negative COVID-19 PCR test or antigen result upon entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to quarantine after entering New York John F Kennedy Intl.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 116.99
Flight duration from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi
14h 22m
Average temperature for June in Nairobi
75.2 °F
Avg rainfall for June in Nairobi
0.6 ″

Airports servicing New York

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 10 airlines flying from New York John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from John F Kennedy Intl 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
Juneyao Airlines
$11 $19 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 $989 No cancel fee 70%
Turkish Airlines
$590 $728 No cancel fee 77%
Delta
$613 $858 No cancel fee N/A
Air France
$618 $798 No cancel fee 77%
American Airlines
$650 $692 No cancel fee 71%
Qatar Airways
$693 $1,269 No cancel fee 68%
Emirates
$723 $912 No cancel fee 75%
Kenya Airways
$766 $1,060 No cancel fee 82%
Ethiopian Air
$790 $1,013 No cancel fee 72%

Hourly flight availability from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi

See what time of day planes typically take off from John F Kennedy Intl towards Nairobi.
Afternoon Noon to 6 PM 100% of JFK to NBO departures
Early morning Midnight to 6 AM 0% of JFK to NBO departures
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Evening 6 PM to midnight 0% of JFK to NBO departures
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM
Weekly flight availability
from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi
See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from John F Kennedy Intl to Nairobi.
Sunday
1 daily flight
Monday
1 daily flight
Tuesday
0 flights
Wednesday
1 daily flight
Thursday
0 flights
Friday
1 daily flight
Saturday
1 daily flight
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