The cheapest times to fly from JRO to GSP are

  • January 8th to March 4th (except the week of February 5th)
  • May 21st to July 8th
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the week of October 15th)

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 JRO to GSP is late January. Prices can be as high as $2791 for Wednesday flights during early August, or as low as $1289 for Saturday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Greenville

Flying from Kilimanjaro (JRO) to Greer, SC (GSP) will usually cost between $1354 to $1932 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1422. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2791. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1369 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1536 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JRO to GSP flight.

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

JRO to GSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JRO to GSP flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Mount Kilimanjaro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Saturday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GSP, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into JRO. Wednesdays are the most expensive days to fly to Greenville, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Mount Kilimanjaro. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $166 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Saturday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1540. Return trip prices are from the GSP to JRO 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 JRO to GSP can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 23 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 JRO to GSP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) in Charlotte, NC

  • 75 miles (121 km) away from GSP
  • Usually 9.90% less expensive than GSP
  • 2-layover flights available

See JRO to CLT flights


Flight Hacking JRO to GSP

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 JRO to GSP — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (JRO > NBO > GSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1272
  • Average savings: $264 (17.19%)

See JRO to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (JRO > JFK > GSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1282
  • Average savings: $254 (16.54%)

See JRO to NBO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (JRO > LGA > GSP)

  • Price for both tickets: $1513
  • Average savings: $24 (1.53%)

See JRO to LGA flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Austrian, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport to Kilimanjaro International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7998 miles or 12872 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JRO to GSP flight is about 15 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Kilimanjaro and Greer, SC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from JRO to GSP.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code GSP
Destination airport name Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport
City Greer, SC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.9
Longitude -82.2


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