Flights from Cape Town to Nairobi

Selected fares from Cape Town to Nairobi

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
CPT NBO Mon, Aug 17 - Wed, Aug 19 $683
CPT NBO Mon, Aug 17 - Tue, Aug 18 $710
CPT NBO Thu, Oct 8 - Sun, Oct 11 $1,249
CPT NBO Fri, Sep 18 - Sun, Oct 4 $1,471
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$772
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Highlighted price = Cheapest round-trip flights

Prices are round trip per person (conditions apply)

Cape Town and Nairobi airports and terminals

Airports in Cape Town , ZA

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    Cape Town Int'l Airport (CPT)

    Distance from City Center: 10.3 miles

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Airports in Nairobi , KE

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    Jomo Kenyatta Intl (NBO)

    Distance from City Center: 8.4 miles

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September

Lowest roundtrip airfare in September from Cape Town to Nairobi

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Fri, Sep 18 Cape Town (CPT) Nairobi (NBO) South African Airways $772
Earn $7.72
Return Sun, Oct 4 Nairobi (NBO) Cape Town (CPT) South African Airways
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October

Cheapest weekend flights in October from Cape Town to Nairobi

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 8 Cape Town (CPT) Nairobi (NBO) Ethiopian Airlines $749
Earn $7.49
Return Sun, Oct 11 Nairobi (NBO) Cape Town (CPT) Ethiopian Airlines

Lowest roundtrip airfare in October from Cape Town to Nairobi

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Oct 8 Cape Town (CPT) Nairobi (NBO) Ethiopian Airlines $749
Earn $7.49
Return Sun, Oct 11 Nairobi (NBO) Cape Town (CPT) Ethiopian Airlines
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Cape Town International Airport

Travellers flying from Cape Town can use Cape Town International Airport, which is located approximately twelve miles from downtown. It is the third-busiest airport in South Africa, and travellers can use ebookers to locate the cheap flights to many locations in the world. The airport provides both domestic and international flights with a variety of airlines including Air France, British Airways, and Virgin Atlantic Airways.

Parking at Cape Town International Airport

Cape Town Airport provides a variety of parking options for those arriving to the airport by personal vehicle. Both short-term and long-term parking is available with over 1,400 spaces in the general parking area, and over 1,700 spaces in the multi-story garage. For those in a hurry, valet parking is available at an additional charge.

Transportation to the Airport

The MyCiTi bus rapid transit system provides shuttle services to the airport from the city centre. The cost is around ZAR 57 for adults and ZAR 28.10 for children ages four to eleven. The most popular method of travel is by minibus taxi. The cost for these shared taxis is around ZAR 10 per ride, which makes them a cheap and quick method of travel. There are also car rental agencies located throughout the island and at the airport.

Restaurants in Cape Town

Cape Town International Airport offers a selection of restaurants and cafes for those who want to grab a bite to eat or coffee before flying. The Dulce Café and the illy Café both offer a selection of blended coffees and pastries. The Vida café provides a selection of sandwiches and breakfast menu items, and you can find fresh juice and smoothies at Boost Juice. Travellers planning a trip from Cape Town can use ebookers to help save money by locating discount flights to many locations around the world.

Nairobi International Airport

Planning a flight to Nairobi does not have to involve breaking the bank. With the use of reservation services such as ebookers, families can find affordable flights, discover low-cost hotels, and benefit from bargain holiday deals. The major airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, which is located about eleven miles east of the city. The airport is the largest in East Africa and services over four dozen airlines with flights to cities all across the world. The airports handle an average of five million passengers each year. Construction is currently underway to expand the airport's capacity and includes building a rail link.

Transportation from Nairobi International Airport

Travellers will find buses heading into the city at the ramps in front of the terminal building. However, the most convenient option of getting from the airport to Nairobi is by taxi. Taxi tickets are sold at a desk within the custom lounge. A taxi ride to the centre of the city takes about half an hour and costs roughly one thousand shillings. Taxis can be pre-booked in advanced using ebookers. This reduces the amount of stress that you experience after a long flight and ensures that you get to your hotel in the quickest possible time.

Weather in Nairobi

Compared to other cities in Kenya, Nairobi's higher altitude results in cooler temperatures all through the year. Annual temperatures range from 10oC to 28oC. The city enjoys a lot of sunshine but does not get unpleasantly warm. Nairobi experiences two different rainy seasons. The first falls between the months of March and May and is characterized by heavy showers. The second occurs between October and December, with lighter showers. April is considered the wettest month of the year.

Things to Do in Nairobi

Nairobi is a popular destination with tourists because of the rich culture and wildlife, the beauty of its landscape, and the abundance of local attractions. Popular things to do include visiting the Nairobi National Park, going on the Lions Trail Safari, stopping by the Giraffe Centre, and enjoying the scenic beauty of Ngong Hills.

Flight schedule for flights from Cape Town to Nairobi on Thu, Aug 6, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Kenya Airways/Kenya Airways KQ4651/KQ765 CPT 8:00 PM NBO 6:55 AM 738/738 9hr 55min
South African Airways/Kenya Airways SA374/KQ765 CPT 9:05 PM NBO 6:55 AM 319/738 8hr 50min
British Airways/South African Airways BA6400/SA184 CPT 6:15 AM NBO 3:15 PM 738/320 8hr 0min
South African Airways/South African Airways SA378/SA184 CPT 5:45 AM NBO 3:15 PM 320/320 8hr 30min
South African Airways/South African Airways SA302/SA184 CPT 6:00 AM NBO 3:15 PM 319/320 8hr 15min
South African Airways/South African Airways SA308/SA184 CPT 6:20 AM NBO 3:15 PM 320/320 7hr 55min
British Airways/Kenya Airways BA6424/KQ761 CPT 7:00 AM NBO 5:40 PM 734/738 9hr 40min
British Airways/Kenya Airways BA6428/KQ761 CPT 7:30 AM NBO 5:40 PM 734/738 9hr 10min
British Airways/Kenya Airways BA6406/KQ761 CPT 9:00 AM NBO 5:40 PM 738/738 7hr 40min
South African Airways/Kenya Airways SA314/KQ761 CPT 7:30 AM NBO 5:40 PM 319/738 9hr 10min
South African Airways/Kenya Airways SA316/KQ761 CPT 8:50 AM NBO 5:40 PM 738/738 7hr 50min
British Airways/South African Airways BA6410/SA180 CPT 9:45 AM NBO 8:30 PM 734/320 9hr 45min
British Airways/Kenya Airways BA6414/KQ763 CPT 12:20 PM NBO 9:25 PM 738/738 8hr 5min