The cheapest times to fly from SAT to JRO are

  • January 1st to March 25th
  • September 24th to December 16th

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 SAT to JRO is late November to early December. Prices can be as high as $4093 for Saturday flights during late December, or as low as $1204 for Monday flights around late November to early December.


When to Fly to Mount Kilimanjaro

Flying from San Antonio, TX (SAT) to Kilimanjaro (JRO) will usually cost between $1355 to $3109 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late November to early December with an average ticket price of $1412. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $2807. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1395 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1503 can be considered a good price for a round-trip SAT to JRO flight.

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

SAT to JRO Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the SAT to JRO flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from San Antonio. 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 Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into SAT. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly to Mount Kilimanjaro, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to San Antonio. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $265 (14%) 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 $1521. Return trip prices are from the JRO to SAT 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 SAT 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 17 hour 13 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 SAT to JRO while comparing.

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

  • 146 miles (235 km) away from JRO
  • Usually 14.27% less expensive than JRO
  • 2-layover flights available

See SAT to NBO flights


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

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1078
  • Average savings: $425 (28.28%)

See SAT to JFK flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1250
  • Average savings: $254 (16.87%)

See SAT to EWR flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (SAT > IAD > JRO)

  • Price for both tickets: $1273
  • Average savings: $230 (15.3%)

See SAT to IAD flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 8 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, Delta, Ethiopian, KLM, Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kilimanjaro International Airport to San Antonio International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9015 miles or 14508 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop SAT to JRO flight is about 17 hour 13 minutes.

How many flights go between San Antonio, TX and Kilimanjaro?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code SAT
Origination airport name San Antonio International Airport
City San Antonio, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 29.5
Longitude -98.5

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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