The cheapest times to fly from MBA to KIS are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • April 30th to July 22nd
  • October 15th to December 2nd

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 KIS is late May. Prices can be as high as $232 for Friday flights during early January, or as low as $201 for Tuesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Kisumu

Flying from Mombasa (MBA) to Kisumu (KIS) will usually cost between $203 to $207 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May with an average ticket price of $202. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $212. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $9 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $204 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MBA to KIS flight.

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

MBA to KIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MBA to KIS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Mombasa. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.29, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $1 (0%) 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 $203. Return trip prices are from the KIS 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 KIS can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 46 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking MBA to KIS

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 KIS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $199
  • Average savings: $6 (2.7%)

See MBA to NBO flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Fly540, Jambojet Limited, Kenya Airways, Silverstone Air Services, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 433 miles or 697 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MBA to KIS flight is about 1 hour 46 minutes.

How many flights go between Mombasa and Kisumu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from MBA to KIS.


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 KIS
Destination airport name Kisumu Airport
City Kisumu
Country Kenya
Latitude -0.1
Longitude 34.7


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