The cheapest times to fly from JAC to JRO are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of February 12th)
  • August 20th to December 16th (except the week of September 10th)

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 JAC to JRO is early October. Prices can be as high as $5985 for Thursday flights during early to mid May, or as low as $1587 for Wednesday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Mount Kilimanjaro

Flying from Jackson, WY (JAC) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) will usually cost between $1588 to $3938 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $1644. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid May, with an average price of $3946. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2302 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2001 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JAC to JRO flight.

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

JAC to JRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JAC to JRO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Jackson. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JRO, and Monday the cheapest day to fly back into JAC. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $421 (16%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1986. Return trip prices are from the JRO to JAC 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 JAC to JRO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 14 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from JAC to JRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) in Nairobi

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from JRO
  • Usually 22.69% less expensive than JRO
  • 2-layover flights available

See JAC to NBO flights


Flight Hacking JAC to JRO

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 JAC to JRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (JAC > JFK > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1328
  • Average savings: $673 (33.63%)

See JAC to JFK flights

Hack #2: Chicago, IL (JAC > ORD > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1411
  • Average savings: $590 (29.49%)

See JAC to ORD flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (JAC > IAD > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1438
  • Average savings: $564 (28.16%)

See JAC to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from JAC to JRO? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, American, Delta, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Singapore Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Jackson Hole Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9033 miles or 14537 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from JAC to JRO?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JAC to JRO flight is about 17 hour 14 minutes.

How many flights go between Jackson, WY and Kilimanjaro?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 9 available flights from JAC to JRO.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code JAC
Origination airport name Jackson Hole Airport
City Jackson, WY
Country the United States
Latitude 43.6
Longitude -110.7

Return Airport

Destination code JRO
Destination airport name Kilimanjaro International Airport
City Kilimanjaro
Country Tanzania
Latitude -3.4
Longitude 37.1


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