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Fares from $468 One Way, $591 Round Trip from Boston to Nairobi

Prices starting at $591 for return flights and $468 for one-way flights to Nairobi were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

More About Flying To Nairobi from Boston

Route Information for Flights from Boston to Nairobi

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Destination Airport IATA CodeNBO
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Fly from Boston to Nairobi

The name Nairobi is derived from the Maasai phrase for cool water. From its perch on the Nairobi River, the city has grown from a railway camp to a vibrant cosmopolitan city featuring heritage, architecture and museums. The surrounding countryside is picturesque and offers plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities. You can fly from Boston to Nairobi in approximately 16 hours. Reach Boston Logan International Airport (BOS) by car through the Ted Williams Tunnel or use the MBTA Silver Line.


In addition to the Jamia Mosque and the Karen Blixen House and Museum, other points of interest in Nairobi include the National Museum, the Railway Museum and the Bomas of Kenya cultural center. Adjacent to the city, Nairobi National Park provides visitors with an authentic African safari experience. Tour the Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage, the Giraffe Centre, Mamba Village and the Uhuru Gardens.

Hints and tips

When you fly from Boston to Nairobi, you will land at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO), which is located 10 miles southeast of the pedestrian-friendly city. You can also travel around Nairobi by taxi or the public smart bus service. The city has a subtropical highland climate with average summer temperatures in the 80s and winter lows in the 40s. Nairobi sees almost 2,500 hours of sunshine each year.

Flights from Boston to Nairobi - Frequently Asked Questions

Are there non-stop flights from Boston to Nairobi?

There are no direct flights on this route. But Delta Air Lines, Air France and United Airlines can fly you from Boston, MA Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) to Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) with only one stopover.

What is the shortest flight from Boston to Nairobi?

With a minimum flight time of 14 hours and 25 minutes, it's a wise idea to be as comfortable as you can. Built up quite a few air points? This might be a good opportunity to upgrade your seat on your Boston to Nairobi journey.

^Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on from January 1, 2019 to December 31, 2019 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.