Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Nairobi (NBO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to NBO flight in 2021: compare Los Angeles to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
LAX - NB0
Price
$767 - $1,364
NB0
Temperature
62.6 - 69.8 °F
NB0
Precipitation
0.4 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 29% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

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

Round-trip from

$767

From Los Angeles to Nairobi

One-way from

$565

One-way flight from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Nairobi?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 28 days in advance, which can save you up to 13% on flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 28 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 $943. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,046.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Nairobi?

The best pricing can be found in the month of March. Prices to Nairobi from Los Angeles average $965. You can even find prices in March for less than $965, as users have found deals to Nairobi from as low as $629. The month of December appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Nairobi from Los Angeles. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 41%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Nairobi (LAX - NB0)?

When flying from Los Angeles 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.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi in September, October 2021

The best prices found for LAX to NBO flights for September, October
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$613pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$619pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
11 Oct - 21 Oct
$624pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles found for this year
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$613pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$619pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
18 Nov - 29 Nov
$624pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Delta
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

Last minute flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles, departing today and this week
4 Oct - 14 Oct
$740pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Lufthansa
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Lufthansa
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
3 Oct - 17 Oct
$747pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
5 Oct - 8 Feb
$760pp
LAX
Los Angeles
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi
10:18 am - 4:10 pm
Lufthansa
2 Stops
43h 52m
LAX - NBO
Lufthansa
$565
mytrip.com
2:35 pm - 10:55 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
22h 20m
LAX - NBO
Turkish Airlines
2:20 pm - 4:55 am
Air France
1 Stop
28h 35m
LAX - NBO
Air France

Related info for your journey

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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Nairobi

What airport do you fly from for flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi?

Los Angeles (LAX) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Los Angeles to Nairobi. You should not have trouble finding flights to Nairobi from Los Angeles; the airport handles an average of 0 outbound flights to Nairobi per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 15 airlines have flights from the Los Angeles airport to Nairobi. It is only a 9.4 mi journey to Los Angeles (LAX) from Los Angeles’s city center.

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

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Qatar Airways, Delta, and Turkish Airlines flying from Los Angeles to Nairobi have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

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

New policies can now be found on Etihad Airways to help keep travelers safe while flying. New policies for travelers booking flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi include masks being provided and required on board, daily cleaning and sanitization, 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Nairobi for under $700 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi for under $700. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $623, but on average you can expect to pay $640.

Are there last-minute flights available from Los Angeles to Nairobi for under $800?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than $800.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Nairobi, with prices starting at $623. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by KLM and Turkish Airlines, with the lowest prices starting at $625 and $626, respectively. Delta is currently priced 35% below the average price you’ll pay for this route.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Turkish Airlines, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $490. Lufthansa flights start at $559 while deals on Brussels Airlines start at $561 one-way.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Los Angeles to Nairobi?

Consider Major Airline, American Airlines or Air Canada when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from Los Angeles to Nairobi.

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Nairobi?

While on average a flight from Los Angeles to Nairobi is generally $2,006, our data shows the cheapest flight currently is $388. When looking at the most popular route, (Los Angeles - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl), you can expect to pay $613 for that flight.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nairobi, Kenya

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nairobi from Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Nairobi

Most visitors from Los Angeles need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Nairobi.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 96 hours before departing to Nairobi.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Los Angeles are not required to quarantine after entering Nairobi.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers, including those in transit, are required to complete the traveler's Health Surveillance Form online before departure.


Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Nairobi?

Returning to Los Angeles from Nairobi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nairobi must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to Los Angeles.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to quarantine after entering Los Angeles.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Los Angeles to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 109.99
Average temperature for September in Nairobi
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Nairobi
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 10 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
SWISS
$548 $831 No cancel fee 79%
United Airlines
$570 $1,138 No cancel fee 69%
Delta
$652 $1,309 No cancel fee N/A
Lufthansa
$662 $979 No cancel fee 76%
Air Canada
$668 $1,302 No cancel fee 67%
Ethiopian Air
$705 $788 No cancel fee 72%
American Airlines
$715 $1,123 No cancel fee 71%
Etihad Airways
$721 $940 No cancel fee 75%
Turkish Airlines
$729 $1,147 No cancel fee 77%
Qatar Airways
$737 $1,105 No cancel fee 68%
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