The cheapest times to fly from BNA to NBO are

  • January 8th to February 18th
  • March 19th to April 29th (except the week of March 26th)
  • August 27th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BNA to NBO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $1846 for Thursday flights during late December, or as low as $908 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Nairobi

Flying from Nashville, TN (BNA) to Nairobi (NBO) will usually cost between $934 to $1526 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $945. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $1740. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $795 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1173 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BNA to NBO flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BNA to NBO route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

BNA to NBO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BNA to NBO flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Nashville. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.09, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Nairobi, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to Nashville. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $75 (6%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1157. Return trip prices are from the NBO to BNA flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BNA to NBO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking BNA to NBO

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from BNA to NBO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (BNA > JFK > NBO)

  • Price for both tickets: $892
  • Average savings: $281 (23.92%)

See BNA to JFK flights

Hack #2: Atlanta, GA (BNA > ATL > NBO)

  • Price for both tickets: $931
  • Average savings: $242 (20.64%)

See BNA to ATL flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (BNA > BOS > NBO)

  • Price for both tickets: $944
  • Average savings: $229 (19.49%)

See BNA to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BNA to NBO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 22 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Alitalia, American, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Emirates, Ethiopian, Etihad, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Saudia, South African, SWISS, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Nashville International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8112 miles or 13055 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BNA to NBO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BNA to NBO flight is about 15 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between Nashville, TN and Nairobi?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 68 available flights from BNA to NBO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BNA
Origination airport name Nashville International Airport
City Nashville, TN
Country the United States
Latitude 36.1
Longitude -86.7

Return Airport

Destination code NBO
Destination airport name Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City Nairobi
Country Kenya
Latitude -1.3
Longitude 36.9


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