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Route Information for Flights from Lusaka to Nairobi

Origin Airport IATA Code LUN
Destination Airport IATA Code NBO
Distance 1126 mi
Direct Flight Airlines KLM, EgyptAir, Kenya Airways
Earliest Flight Arrival 12:25PM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival 12:25PM UTC
Jul 30, 2018

Entertainment was down for a good portion of the flight :-(

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Lusaka to Nairobi · Kenya Airways

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Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

It is simple to find cheap flights from Lusaka with Orbitz.com. Whether you are searching for international or domestic flights in Zambia, the Orbitz.com website lets you search by your date of departure to find flights aboard one of more than 15 commercial airlines serving Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. Formerly known as Lusaka International airport, the largest airport in Zambia was renamed to honor the first president of the Republic of Zambia. The airport is located approximately 16 miles from downtown Lusaka.

Airport Parking in Lusaka

The airport offers 1,000 parking spots for short-term parking and 100 spots for long-term parking. The airport has contracted with Servest Parking to expand its current parking options and provide covered parking.

Transportation to the Airport

Several companies offer taxi service to the area, but call ahead to reserve a taxi if you plan to use one of these companies for transportation to Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. If you are driving a rental vehicle that was reserved on the Orbitz.com site, your rental car company can give you directions for returning your vehicle when you leave Lusaka.

Dining at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport

The airport in Lusaka offers several dining options, including coffee shops and a cafeteria where you can grab a cup of coffee, a light snack or meal while you are waiting for your flight. You can check the departure times of cheap flights from Lusaka on Orbitz.com to make sure you arrive at the airport in plenty of time before leaving.

Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

The Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is one of the largest airports in Africa, and it sees thousands of people pass through its gates every day. When you visit this area, choose from flights to Nairobi on Orbitz.com. These cheap flights leave you with more money for your vacation. The airport is less than 10 miles from Nairobi's business district and less than 20 minutes from the downtown area. A wide range of airlines fly to and from the airport, including JetLink, Nasair, and Virgin Atlantic.

Transportation From the Airport

Budget and Avis are just two of the well known rental car agencies with offices at the airport. When you rent a car, you might pay $30 or more per day. The airport also has several taxis available, including Jatco Taxi and New Jambo Taxi. You must pay a fee for pickup at the airport and a fee for every mile between the airport and your hotel.

Weather in Nairobi

Nairobi has moderate temperatures throughout the year. The average low is in the low 50s and the average high is in the low-to-mid 70s year-round. Locals refer to the late spring and early winter as the rainy season.

Top Tourist Spots

The top spots for tourists in Nairobi are outdoor attractions like the Nairobi National Park. Indoor attractions include the Nairobi Railway Museum or the Solar Ice Rink. Orbitz.com can give you cheap tickets to some of these top destinations, and you can book those tickets when you choose your flight. With discount tickets on flights to Nairobi, Orbitz.com makes it easy to plan your vacation.

Flights from Lusaka to Nairobi - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Lusaka to Nairobi now?

Go right to the Covid-19 Travel Advisor for the most useful info on travel restrictions and quarantine requirements when getting a flight from Lusaka to Nairobi.

Are there non-stop flights from Lusaka to Nairobi?

Yes, Kenya Airways flies direct from Lusaka to Nairobi, so you'll be embarking on your unforgettable adventure in no time.

What is the shortest flight from Lusaka to Nairobi?

The fastest flight from Kenneth Kaunda Intl. Airport (LUN) to Nairobi Airport is 3 hours and 30 minutes. Bring something extra to stop you from getting bored, like a gripping read or some Sudoku puzzles.

What airlines fly from Lusaka to Nairobi most frequently?

If you're looking for the airline with the most flights from Lusaka to Nairobi, Kenya Airways is your best bet. This popular carrier operates 17 flights on this route each month.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to Nairobi?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to Nairobi have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to Nairobi with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to Nairobi without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

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