The cheapest times to fly from MBA to EWR are

  • January 8th to June 10th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 30th)
  • September 3rd to September 30th
  • November 5th to November 18th

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 MBA to EWR is mid May. Prices can be as high as $3608 for Friday flights during early August, or as low as $896 for Monday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Newark

Flying from Mombasa (MBA) to Newark, NJ (EWR) will usually cost between $1008 to $2509 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1096. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $2225. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1129 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1326 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MBA to EWR flight.

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

MBA to EWR Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MBA to EWR flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Mombasa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.11, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to EWR, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into MBA. Fridays 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 $1046 (33%) 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 $1275. Return trip prices are from the EWR to MBA 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 MBA to EWR can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 43 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 MBA to EWR while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) in New York, NY

  • 21 miles (34 km) away from EWR
  • Usually 30.44% less expensive than EWR
  • 1-layover flights available

See MBA to JFK flights


Flight Hacking MBA to EWR

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 MBA to EWR — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Nairobi (MBA > NBO > EWR)

  • Price for both tickets: $929
  • Average savings: $397 (29.95%)

See MBA to MXP flights

Hack #2: Milan (MBA > MXP > EWR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1059
  • Average savings: $267 (20.11%)

See MBA to NBO flights

Hack #3: Istanbul (MBA > IST > EWR)

  • Price for both tickets: $1150
  • Average savings: $176 (13.24%)

See MBA to IST flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MBA to EWR? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 23 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, ASKY, Austrian, British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Delta, El Al, Emirates, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, SAS, SWISS, Tap Air Portugal, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Newark Liberty International Airport to Mombasa Moi International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7635 miles or 12287 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MBA to EWR?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MBA to EWR flight is about 14 hour 43 minutes.

How many flights go between Mombasa and Newark, NJ?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from MBA to EWR.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MBA
Origination airport name Mombasa Moi International Airport
City Mombasa
Country Kenya
Latitude -4
Longitude 39.6

Return Airport

Destination code EWR
Destination airport name Newark Liberty International Airport
City Newark, NJ
Country the United States
Latitude 40.7
Longitude -74.2


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