The cheapest times to fly from PHX to JRO are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • September 3rd to December 9th

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 PHX to JRO is late January. Prices can be as high as $5310 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1271 for Monday flights around late January.


When to Fly to Mount Kilimanjaro

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) will usually cost between $1272 to $5108 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $1307. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $3068. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1761 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1562 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to JRO flight.

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

PHX to JRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to JRO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. 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 JRO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PHX. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mount Kilimanjaro, and Wednesdays are the most expensive days to return to Phoenix. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $535 (22%) 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 $1577. Return trip prices are from the JRO to PHX 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 PHX to JRO can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 18 hour 11 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 PHX to JRO while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO) in Nairobi

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from JRO
  • Usually 33.55% less expensive than JRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See PHX to NBO flights


Flight Hacking PHX to JRO

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 PHX to JRO — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (PHX > JFK > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1126
  • Average savings: $436 (27.91%)

See PHX to JFK flights

Hack #2: Newark, NJ (PHX > EWR > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1275
  • Average savings: $288 (18.41%)

See PHX to EWR flights

Hack #3: Los Angeles, CA (PHX > LAX > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1302
  • Average savings: $260 (16.65%)

See PHX to LAX flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

How far away is it from Kilimanjaro International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9560 miles or 15385 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to JRO flight is about 18 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Kilimanjaro?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codePHX
Origination airport namePhoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
CityPhoenix, AZ
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeJRO
Destination airport nameKilimanjaro International Airport


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