The cheapest times to fly from JRO to HOU are

  • January 15th to May 13th (except the week of April 9th)
  • October 8th to December 9th (except the weeks of October 15th, October 22nd, and November 26th)

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 HOU is early November. Prices can be as high as $3038 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1330 for Monday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Houston

Flying from Kilimanjaro (JRO) to Houston, TX (HOU) will usually cost between $1330 to $1874 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $1330. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2088. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $758 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1382 can be considered a good price for a round-trip JRO to HOU flight.

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

JRO to HOU Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the JRO to HOU flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Mount Kilimanjaro. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.1, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HOU, and Sunday the cheapest day to fly back into JRO. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Houston, and Thursdays are the most expensive days to return to Mount Kilimanjaro. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $366 (19%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1415. Return trip prices are from the HOU 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 HOU can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 53 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 HOU while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: George Bush Intercontinental/Houston Airport (IAH) in Houston, TX

  • 24 miles (39 km) away from HOU
  • Usually 4.20% less expensive than HOU
  • 1-layover flights available

See JRO to IAH flights


Flight Hacking JRO to HOU

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 HOU — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1300
  • Average savings: $83 (5.97%)

See JRO to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1343
  • Average savings: $39 (2.82%)

See JRO to NBO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Kenya Airways, KLM, Qatar Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from William P Hobby Airport to Kilimanjaro International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8834 miles or 14217 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop JRO to HOU flight is about 16 hour 53 minutes.

How many flights go between Kilimanjaro and Houston, TX?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeJRO
Origination airport nameKilimanjaro International Airport

Return Airport

Destination codeHOU
Destination airport nameWilliam P Hobby Airport
CityHouston, TX
Countrythe United States


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