The cheapest times to fly from NBO to KIS are

  • July 23rd to January 21st

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 NBO to KIS is early October. Prices can be as high as $109 for Sunday flights during early to mid July, or as low as $88 for Monday flights around early October.


When to Fly to Kisumu

Flying from Nairobi (NBO) to Kisumu (KIS) will usually cost between $88 to $109 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 $88. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid July, with an average price of $109. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $21 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $100 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NBO to KIS flight.

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

NBO to KIS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NBO to KIS flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Nairobi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.36, which is a bit above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $5 (5%) 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 $98. Return trip prices are from the KIS to NBO 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 NBO 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 18 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: Fly540, Jambojet Limited, Kenya Airways, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kisumu Airport to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 174 miles or 280 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NBO to KIS flight is about 1 hour 18 minutes.

How many flights go between Nairobi and Kisumu?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 10 available flights from NBO to KIS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code NBO
Origination airport name Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
City Nairobi
Country Kenya
Latitude -1.3
Longitude 36.9

Return Airport

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


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