Cheap flights from Washington (WAS) to Nairobi (NBO)

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How to find the cheapest flight from
Washington (WAS) to Nairobi (NBO)

All the information you need to plan the best WAS to NBO flight in 2021: compare Washington to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.
WAS - NB0
Price
$765 - $1,334
NB0
Temperature
62.6 - 69.8 °F
NB0
Precipitation
0.4 - 6.3 inches

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 31% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 17% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$765

From Washington All airports (WAS) to Nairobi

One-way from

$387

One-way flight from Washington All airports (WAS) 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 Washington to Nairobi?

Users have found that booking a flight from Washington to Nairobi at least 49 days early can save you up to 14% on average compared to booking a flight this week. If booking 49 days before your flight isn’t an option for you, users have found flights from Washington to Nairobi for as little as $1,010 when booking for a departure date within the next two weeks. You can also check prices now. Some users have found airline tickets as low as $1,148 for flights departing within the next 3 days.

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

February can be a great time to fly to Nairobi from Washington with a flight ticket averaging about $917. Cheapflights users have found deals in the month of February for as cheap as $641. The most expensive prices can be found in the month of December.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Washington to Nairobi (WAS - NB0)?

When flying from Washington 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 Washington to Nairobi in September, October 2021

The best prices found for WAS to NBO flights for September, October
6 Oct - 19 Oct
$611pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
28 Sep - 18 Nov
$614pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
6 Oct - 19 Oct
$618pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Washington to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Washington found for this year
23 Nov - 30 Nov
$599pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
19 Nov - 28 Nov
$600pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Multiple Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
18 Nov - 23 Dec
$603pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

Last minute flights from Washington to Nairobi

Late deals on round-trip flights to Nairobi from Washington, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 18 Nov
$614pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Etihad Airways
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
30 Sep - 21 Nov
$623pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Air France
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
28 Sep - 17 Nov
$624pp
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
NBO
Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
IAD
Washington Dulles Intl

One-way flights to Nairobi from Washington

The cheapest one-way flights from Washington to Nairobi
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Ethiopian Air
2 Stops
26h 00m
IAD - NBO
Ethiopian Air
$387
Fareboom
11:45 am - 4:10 pm
United Airlines
2 Stops
45h 25m
BWI - NBO
United Airlines
$400
United
7:00 am - 10:30 pm
Egypt Air
1 Stop
31h 30m
IAD - NBO
Egypt Air
$411
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Flight FAQs

From Washington to Nairobi

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Washington to Nairobi have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, and Emirates are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like Lufthansa with this kind of flexibility.

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

Etihad Airways is one 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 Washington 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.

Are flight prices decreasing from Washington 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 Washington 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 Washington to Nairobi for under $600 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Washington to Nairobi for under $600. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Brussels Airlines for just $599, but on average you can expect to pay $616.

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

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

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

Currently priced at $599, Brussels Airlines will fly you from Washington to Nairobi and back. In addition to Brussels Airlines, many other airlines offer competitively priced options for your trip. Search Cheapflights for deals from Etihad Airways and Turkish Airlines - these airlines can fly you to your destination from $607 and $611, respectively. Users have found that Brussels Airlines is 34% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

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

To fly one-way, consider booking your trip with Air Canada, which is currently one of the cheapest options available, starting at $385. United Airlines flights start at $385 while deals on Ethiopian Air start at $387 one-way.

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

The most popular airlines flying from Washington to Nairobi are American Airlines, Air Canada and Air France. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the most popular routes from Washington to Nairobi?

The most popular route from Washington to Nairobi is Washington Dulles Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl. You may also consider Washington Reagan-National - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl or Baltimore/Washington - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl.

What are the cheapest flights from Washington to Nairobi?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for $395. While the most popular route (Washington Dulles Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl) can be booked for $599 on average our data indicates $2,295 when flying from Washington to Nairobi

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Nairobi, Kenya

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Nairobi from Washington?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Washington to Nairobi

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Washington 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 Washington from Nairobi?

Returning to Washington 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 Washington.

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

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Destination information for Nairobi

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from Washington to Nairobi.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = Sh 109.52
Average temperature for September in Nairobi
78.8 °F
Avg rainfall for September in Nairobi
0.8 ″

Airports servicing Washington

Reagan-National (DCA)

Airports servicing Nairobi

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

Top 10 airlines flying from Washington to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Washington 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
$547 $850 No cancel fee 79%
Delta
$628 $1,113 No cancel fee N/A
Egypt Air
$632 $939 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$639 $1,099 No cancel fee 77%
Qatar Airways
$694 $1,042 No cancel fee 68%
Ethiopian Air
$696 $1,319 No cancel fee 72%
United Airlines
$717 $1,302 No cancel fee 69%
Lufthansa
$720 $1,090 No cancel fee 76%
KLM
$723 $877 No cancel fee 75%
Air France
$746 $889 No cancel fee 77%
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