Cheap flights from Dubai to Nairobi

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How to find the cheapest flight from Dubai to Nairobi

All the information you need to plan the best DXB to NB0 flight in 2021: compare Dubai to Nairobi flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Nairobi.

DXB - NB0

Price

AED 344 - AED 481

NB0

Temperature

17 - 21 °C

NB0

Precipitation

10 - 160 mm

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 19% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 11% potential price drop

Round-trip from

AED 1,263

From Dubai Intl to Nairobi

One-way from

AED 925

One-way flight from Dubai Intl to Nairobi

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

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 50 days in advance to save up to 13% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 50 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Dubai to Nairobi 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as AED 1,498, or AED 1,546 for flights within the next 24 hours.

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

The best pricing can be found in the month of February. Prices to Nairobi from Dubai average AED 1,424. You can even find prices in February for less than AED 1,424, as users have found deals to Nairobi from as low as AED 1,054. The month of August appears to be one of the more expensive times to travel to Nairobi from Dubai. Flying in the targeted month can save you up to 24%.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Dubai to Nairobi (DXB - NB0)?

Regardless of the time of day you decide to fly, the ticket price will remain around the same. Book flights from Dubai to Nairobi as you normally would.

Cheap flights from Dubai to Nairobi in October, November 2021

The best prices found for DXB to Nairobi flights in October, November
26 Oct - 15 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

8h 30m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,098

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 24/10/21

17 Nov - 23 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

9h 10m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,105

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 24/10/21

17 Nov - 23 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

9h 10m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
AED 1,113

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 25/10/21

Dubai to Nairobi 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Nairobi from Dubai found for this year
26 Oct - 15 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

8h 30m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,098

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 24/10/21

17 Nov - 23 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

9h 10m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,105

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 24/10/21

17 Nov - 23 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

9h 10m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

7h 25m
AED 1,113

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 25/10/21

Direct flights to Nairobi from Dubai

Save time with Dubai to Nairobi direct flight deals
29 Nov - 4 Dec
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Nonstop

5h 05m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
AED 1,271

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 25/10/21

22 Nov - 29 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
AED 1,285

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 23/10/21

15 Nov - 21 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
AED 1,289

Kenya Airways

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Deal found 24/10/21

Last-minute flights from Dubai to Nairobi

Late deals on return flights to Nairobi from Dubai, departing today and this week
30 Oct - 16 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

8h 30m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 00m
AED 1,131

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 23/10/21

30 Oct - 16 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

Nonstop

5h 15m
AED 1,293

Kenya Airways

View Deal

Deal found 23/10/21

1 Nov - 5 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

8h 30m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

DXB

Dubai Intl

1 stop

9h 45m
AED 1,329

Ethiopian Air

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Deal found 25/10/21

One-way flights to Nairobi from Dubai

The cheapest one-way flights from Dubai to Nairobi
22 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

14h 15m
AED 878

Uganda Airlines

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Deal found 23/10/21

20 Nov
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

16h 10m
AED 907

Uganda Airlines

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Deal found 22/10/21

22 Jan
DXB

Dubai Intl

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

16h 10m
AED 925

Uganda Airlines

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Deal found 23/10/21

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Dubai to Nairobi flights.

What airport do you fly from for flights from Dubai to Nairobi?

Dubai Intl (DXB) is the airport you will fly out of if you book a flight from Dubai to Nairobi. You should not have trouble finding flights to Nairobi from Dubai Intl; the airport handles an average of 3 outbound flights to Nairobi per day. You should also have plenty of airline options to choose from since 8 airlines have flights from the Dubai airport to Nairobi. It is only a 10.9 km journey to Dubai Intl (DXB) from Dubai’s city centre.

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

Kenya Airways, Emirates, and Ethiopian Air are some of the carriers that may have flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for other airlines that may also have this kind of flexibility.

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

New policies can now be found on SAUDIA and Etihad Airways to help keep travellers safe while flying. Some of the new policies that have been implemented to accommodate travellers flying from Dubai Intl to Nairobi are improved sanitation, HEPA filters, mask requirements, socially-distanced seating (for a limited time), and pre-flight testing for antibodies and symptoms. Policies will vary by airline.

Can I find flights from Dubai to Nairobi for under AED 1,200 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Dubai to Nairobi for under AED 1,200. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Ethiopian Air for just AED 1,105, but on average you can expect to pay AED 1,274.

Are there direct flights from Dubai to Nairobi for under AED 1,300 on Cheapflights?

Cheapflights has 20 direct flights from Dubai to Nairobi under AED 1,300. A good price for a direct flight from Dubai to Nairobi is less than AED 1,351.

Are there last-minute flights available from Dubai to Nairobi for under AED 1,200?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Dubai to Nairobi within the next 7 days for less than AED 1,200.

What days are direct flights available from Dubai to Nairobi?

Direct flights can be found on the following days: Monday, Tuesday, Friday.

How many flights depart from Dubai to Nairobi on average per day?

4 flight departures from Dubai to Nairobi per day on average.
Early Morning (Midnight to 6am) - 50% of flight departures
Morning (6am - Midday) - 50% of flight departures

How long is the flight from Dubai to Nairobi?

Departing from Dubai to Nairobi will take you 5h 05m. The distance from Dubai to Nairobi is about 3578 km. Both multi-stop and direct flights can be found to your destination and back.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Dubai to Nairobi return?

Our cheapest airline available from Dubai to Nairobi is Ethiopian Air. Our recent data shows that you can find tickets from as low as AED 1,105 on this airline. Additional options worth looking into are Kenya Airways and Emirates, starting at AED 1,271 and AED 1,407 round-trip. These flights start at 22% lower than the current average price 3 months from now.

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

One-way options have recently been found by users for as low as AED 878 on Uganda Airlines. Other airlines that offer cheap prices include Ethiopian Air from AED 955 and Kenya Airways from AED 999 one-way.

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

Emirates, Ethiopian Air and Etihad Airways are the most popular airlines when flying from Dubai to Nairobi.

What are the most reliable airlines from Dubai to Nairobi?

No one likes to see their flight delayed. When booking a flight from Dubai to Nairobi consider choosing Qantas Airways(99%), Emirates(99%) or Aeroflot(80%), as they are the most reliable in getting you off to your destination on time.

What are the cheapest flights from Dubai to Nairobi?

On average you can expect to pay AED 2,157 for a flight from Dubai to Nairobi. The cheapest flight overall is AED 81 while the most popular route, (Dubai Intl - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl) is currently priced at AED 1,098.

Other flights to Nairobi

Flights to Nairobi from Dubai

Can I fly to Nairobi from Dubai Intl right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Dubai Intl to Nairobi

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

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

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Dubai Intl 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.


Can I fly back to Dubai Intl from Nairobi?

Returning to Dubai Intl from Nairobi

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

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

Alternative routes for Dubai to Nairobi

See prices for flight routes from nearby airports that may be better suited for you.
Dubai to Mombasafrom AED 130 pp

Top 7 airlines flying from Dubai to Nairobi

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Dubai to Nairobi choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
RwandAir
CheapestAED 477
AverageAED 1,173
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-timeN/A
COVID-19 safety
Ethiopian Air
CheapestAED 994
AverageAED 1,279
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time72%
COVID-19 safety
Oman Air
CheapestAED 1,057
AverageAED 1,279
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
CheapestAED 1,163
AverageAED 1,690
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
CheapestAED 1,200
AverageAED 1,428
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety
Air Arabia
CheapestAED 1,225
AverageAED 1,421
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time79%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
CheapestAED 1,391
AverageAED 1,626
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety

Hourly flight availability from Dubai to Nairobi

See what time of day planes typically take off from Dubai to Nairobi
86%of flight departuresEarly morningMidnight to 6 am
14%of flight departuresMorning6 am to noon
0%of flight departuresAfternoonNoon to 6 pm
0%of flight departuresEvening6 pm to midnight
Midnight
6 AM
Noon
6 PM

Weekly flight availability from Dubai to Nairobi

See how many times per day planes take to the skies headed from Dubai to Nairobi
Sunday4daily flights
Monday4daily flights
Tuesday4daily flights
Wednesday3daily flights
Thursday4daily flights
Friday4daily flights
Saturday3daily flights