Cheap flights from San Diego (SAN) to Nairobi (NBO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
San Diego (SAN) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best SAN to NBO flight in 2022: compare San Diego to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
SAN - NBO
Price
$965 - $1,614
NBO
Temperature
62.6 - 69.8 °F
NBO
Rainfall
0.4 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

July

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$965

From San Diego to Nairobi

One-way from

$806

One-way flight from San Diego 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 San Diego to Nairobi?

March can be a great time to fly to Nairobi from San Diego with a flight ticket averaging about $1,305. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of March for as cheap as $885. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of July.

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

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 20 days in advance, which can save you up to 15% on flights from San Diego to Nairobi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 20 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 $1,177. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from $1,419.

When is the cheapest time to fly from San Diego to Nairobi (SAN - NBO)?

When flying from San Diego 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 San Diego to Nairobi in May, June 2022

The best prices found for SAN to NBO flights for May, June
21 Jun - 27 Jun
$1,602pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
27 May - 3 Jun
$1,646pp
SAN
San Diego
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
27 May - 3 Jun
$1,650pp
SAN
San Diego
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

San Diego to Nairobi 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from San Diego found for this year
5 Oct - 16 Oct
$869pp
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
23 Oct - 17 Jan
$871pp
SAN
San Diego
Delta
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego
20 Sep - 4 Oct
$918pp
SAN
San Diego
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Qatar Airways
   
2 STOPS
SAN
San Diego

One-way flights to Nairobi from San Diego

The cheapest one-way flights from San Diego to Nairobi
3:00 pm - 1:00 am
Multiple Airlines
1 Stop
24h 00m
SAN - NBO
Multiple Airlines
$3,083
Kiwi.com
3:00 am - 9:20 pm
Multiple Airlines
3 Stops
32h 20m
SAN - NBO
Multiple Airlines
$806
Gotogate

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Flight FAQs

From San Diego to Nairobi

What airport do you fly from for flights from San Diego to Nairobi?

If you book a flight to Nairobi from San Diego, you will be flying from San Diego, which is the city’s only airport. San Diego (SAN) is located 2.6 mi from the center of San Diego. There are 0 flights from San Diego to Nairobi per day from 7 different airlines.

Which airlines flying from San Diego 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 British Airways flying from San Diego to Nairobi have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from San Diego to Nairobi for under $900 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from San Diego to Nairobi for under $900. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Delta for just $869, but on average you can expect to pay $1,071.

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

Flying on Delta is currently your cheapest option to Nairobi, with prices starting at $869. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Qatar Airways and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at $918 and $977, respectively. Users have found that Delta is 33% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from San Diego to Nairobi?

Consider American Airlines, Air France or British Airways when booking your flight. These represent the most popular airlines when flying from San Diego to Nairobi.

What are the cheapest flights from San Diego to Nairobi?

On average you can expect to pay $3,253 for a flight from San Diego to Nairobi. The cheapest flight overall is $1,305 while the most popular route, (San Diego - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl) is currently priced at $869.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nairobi, Kenya

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nairobi from San Diego?

Information is based on travel restrictions from San Diego to Nairobi

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from San Diego 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 San Diego from Nairobi?

Returning to San Diego from Nairobi

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Nairobi 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 San Diego.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Nairobi are not required to quarantine after entering San Diego.

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from San Diego to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 115.66
Average temperature for May in Nairobi
77.0 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Nairobi
5.1 ″

Airports servicing San Diego

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 4 airlines flying from San Diego to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from San Diego 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
Delta
$720 $1,038 No cancel fee N/A
British Airways
$794 $1,009 No cancel fee 70%
Qatar Airways
$825 $1,256 No cancel fee 68%
United Airlines
$881 $1,312 No cancel fee 69%
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