The cheapest times to fly from RSW to JRO are

  • January 8th to March 25th
  • August 27th 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 RSW to JRO is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $5096 for Friday flights during early to mid April, or as low as $1153 for Sunday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Mount Kilimanjaro

Flying from Fort Myers, FL (RSW) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) will usually cost between $1387 to $3610 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1275. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid April, with an average price of $3491. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2216 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1599 can be considered a good price for a round-trip RSW to JRO flight.

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

RSW to JRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the RSW to JRO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Fort Myers. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.12, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Sunday is usually the cheapest day to fly to JRO, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into RSW. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Mount Kilimanjaro, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Myers. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $236 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Sunday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1839. Return trip prices are from the JRO to RSW 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 RSW to JRO can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 33 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 RSW to JRO while comparing.

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

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from JRO
  • Usually 12.85% less expensive than JRO
  • 1-layover flights available

See RSW to NBO flights


Flight Hacking RSW 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 RSW to JRO — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1127
  • Average savings: $472 (29.52%)

See RSW to JFK flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (RSW > IAD > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1218
  • Average savings: $382 (23.86%)

See RSW to IAD flights

Hack #3: Newark, NJ (RSW > EWR > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1242
  • Average savings: $357 (22.33%)

See RSW to EWR flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, 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 Southwest Florida International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8097 miles or 13031 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop RSW to JRO flight is about 15 hour 33 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Myers, FL and Kilimanjaro?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code RSW
Origination airport name Southwest Florida International Airport
City Fort Myers, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.5
Longitude -81.8

Return Airport

Destination code JRO
Destination airport name Kilimanjaro International Airport
City Kilimanjaro
Country Tanzania
Latitude -3.4
Longitude 37.1


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