The cheapest times to fly from NBO to MRY are

  • January 15th to June 17th
  • September 17th to October 7th

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 MRY is late May. Prices can be as high as $2219 for Sunday flights during early August, or as low as $1027 for Wednesday flights around late May.


When to Fly to Monterey

Flying from Nairobi (NBO) to Monterey, CA (MRY) will usually cost between $1062 to $1710 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 $1070. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1983. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $914 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1152 can be considered a good price for a round-trip NBO to MRY flight.

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

NBO to MRY Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the NBO to MRY flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Nairobi. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to MRY, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into NBO. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Monterey, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Nairobi. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $129 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1200. Return trip prices are from the MRY 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 MRY can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 21 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 NBO to MRY while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Sacramento International Airport (SMF) in Sacramento, CA

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 17.33% less expensive than MRY
  • 2-layover flights available

See NBO to SMF flights

Destination alternative #2: Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) in San Jose, CA

  • 54 miles (87 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 15.05% less expensive than MRY
  • 1-layover flights available

See NBO to SJC flights

Destination alternative #3: San Francisco International Airport (SFO) in San Francisco, CA

  • 77 miles (124 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 12.29% less expensive than MRY
  • 1-layover flights available

See NBO to SFO flights

Destination alternative #4: Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport (STS) in Santa Rosa, CA

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from MRY
  • Usually 2.74% less expensive than MRY
  • 2-layover flights available

See NBO to STS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9646 miles or 15524 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop NBO to MRY flight is about 18 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Nairobi and Monterey, CA?

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


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 MRY
Destination airport name Monterey Regional Airport
City Monterey, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 36.6
Longitude -121.8


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