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Origin Airport IATA codeNBO
Destination Airport IATA codeCAI

Helpful Nairobi to Cairo (NBO - CAI) Flight Information

Traveling From Nairobi
Origin Airport IATA Code NBO
Traveling To Cairo
Destination Airport IATA Code CAI
Number of Airlines Serving 3
Available Airlines
Distance 3544 km
Direct Flight Time 4 40
Flight Price

FAQs about flights from Nairobi to Cairo

Is it possible to fly from Nairobi to Cairo right now?

Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor will keep you up-to-date on health guidelines or flying restrictions if you're flying into Cairo from Nairobi.

Is there a direct flight between Nairobi and Cairo?

Heard fantastic reports about EgyptAir? Then you'll be glad to find out that it's one of the 1 carriers that fly directly from Nairobi Airport to CAI.

How long is a direct flight from Nairobi to Cairo?

From the moment you leave Nairobi to the instant you touch down in Cairo, you'll have travelled 2,175 miles over an average of 4 hours and 40 minutes. With a direct flight, you'll get your escape off to the best start possible.

Can I cancel my flight booking to Cairo due to COVID-19?

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cairo booking and a credit that you can use for another flight. Your account is the place to go to see if your reservation has this flexibility. If you have any more questions, our Customer Service Portal is here to help.

What are the best airports for Nairobi to Cairo flights?

Be prepared to board at Nairobi Airport (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) if you're headed from Nairobi to Cairo. Being met by friends or relatives when you get to the other end? You can tell them you'll probably be flying into Cairo Airport (CAI-Cairo Intl.).

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Nairobi to Cairo?

Every airline is different. If you're travelling from Nairobi to Cairo, pick your seat from one of the top six air carriers which offer flights on this route:

  • Qatar Airways with 60 flights every month.
  • Ethiopian Airlines with 60 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 39 flights every month.
  • Lufthansa with 21 flights every month.
  • Air Arabia with 21 flights every month.
  • South African Airways with 17 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Nairobi to Cairo?

There are roughly 9 flights which operate every day from Nairobi to Cairo. You might like to remember this the next time you find yourself dreaming of a holiday.

Is it possible to fly on an airline that employs social distancing and other COVID-19 measures?

Getting to your destination comfortably and confidently is as important as having a great holiday once you get there. Take the stress out of flying by choosing EgyptAir, Saudia or Lufthansa. They all employ social distancing rules and have COVID-19 measures in place, which may be capped capacity flights and keeping the middle seat empty.

What are the cheapest days to book a flight?

This is one is easy to remember: Flight Fridays. We found that tickets booked on a Friday resulted in the best deal on average in 2020. However, Wednesdays can be the worst days to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2020.

What are the cheapest days to fly?

When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2020, Monday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly. That's definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Weekends may seem like the most logical time to start your holiday, but airline tickets were on average more expensive for flights departing on Saturdays, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.

*According to flight demand on from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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Cheap flights from Nairobi to Cairo 

Our advanced search tools and comprehensive filters help you find a flight that fits your budget. To search for cheap flights, just enter your travel dates and sort your results by price. With all available tickets listed lowest price first, it’s easy to select the one that’s easiest on your wallet.  

To find the cheapest flights from Nairobi to Cairo, you can also travel outside peak season. The more flexible you can be on travel dates, the easier it is to find those cheap flight tickets. We know, for example, that the cheapest time to travel between Nairobi to Cairo is . In the current list of deals available, prices start at and can rise to for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Nairobi to Cairo  

Every day between Nairobi and Cairo, 3 flights from 3 airlines jet back and forth. And with ebookers, you can book tickets for any one of those flights. If you book a direct flight with Etihad Airways, Kenya Airways, EgyptAir, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 4hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 3544 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Nairobi to Cairo — a great choice on great deals 

We only need a little information to give you a lot of choice. Just tell us when you’re planning your family holiday, long weekend, luxury getaway or quick business trip, and we’ll do the rest. And to keep your choice-making easy, we’ve given you plenty of ways to narrow down your search. Choose one-way, roundtrip or multi city flights, select your preferred airline, your time of arrival and departure and cabin class using the filters.  

Once you’ve told us what you want, we’ll show you what’s on offer. All you need to do is take your pick and start packing.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Nairobi to Cairo to be as simple as possible. That’s why we designed our search and filter options to make your life easy. Whether you are travelling on business or for pleasure, ebookers has you covered. 

When you’re ready to book, our service is always fast and transparent. We know plans change, so we have a range of flexible booking options. Choose between refundable bookings and flights with no charges should you need to rearrange and travel stress-free. 

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Le Méridien Cairo Airport

Le Méridien Cairo Airport

5 out of 5
Cairo Airport , Terminal 3, Cairo
The price is £97 per night from 4 Dec to 4 Dec
Located in Heliopolis, this luxury hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Baron Empain Palace, City Stars and Cairo International Convention Centre. Cairo International ...
4/5 Very Good! (5 reviews)
"The service I received in the sport bar was excellent, the food was also of a very high standard. Very clean, comfortable and well equipped room."

Reviewed on 31 Aug 2019

Le Méridien Cairo Airport
Marriott Mena House Cairo

Marriott Mena House Cairo

5 out of 5
6 Pyramids Road, Giza
The price is £213 per night from 2 Dec to 2 Dec
Located in Al Haram, this luxury hotel is within 2 mi (3 km) of Giza Pyramid Complex, Great Sphinx of Giza, and The Grand Egyptian Museum. Giza Plateau and Pyramid ...
5/5 Exceptional! (1 review)
"Das Gefühl wie im Märchen zu sein in 1001 Nacht Grosszügige Hotelanlage mit einem fantastischem Innenliegendem Areal mit Blick auf die Pyramiden"

Reviewed on 8 Dec 2019

Marriott Mena House Cairo
Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

5 out of 5
12 Ahmed Ragheb Street, Cornish El-Nile, Garden City, Cairo
The price is £155 per night from 11 Dec to 11 Dec
This family-friendly Cairo hotel is located on the riverwalk, within 1 mi (2 km) of American University of Cairo, Egyptian Museum and Tahrir Square. Cairo Opera ...
3.5/5 Good! (4 reviews)
"Amazing hotel and amazing view but the room service is so late and you have to ask many times."

Reviewed on 10 Mar 2018

Kempinski Nile Hotel Cairo

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Novotel Cairo Airport

Novotel Cairo Airport

4 out of 5
Salah Salem Highway, Cairo
The price is £45 per night from 31 Dec to 31 Dec
Located near the airport, this family-friendly hotel is within 9 mi (15 km) of Tivoli Dome, City Stars and Baron Empain Palace. Virgin Mary's Tree and Egyptian ...
3.7/5 Good! (11 reviews)
"check in and security staff at entrance do have bad attitudes and not care about their guests"

Reviewed on 9 Mar 2020

Novotel Cairo Airport
Concorde El Salam Hotel

Concorde El Salam Hotel

5 out of 5
65 Abdel Hamid Badawi St, Cairo
The price is £82 per night from 12 Dec to 12 Dec
Located in the business district, this family-friendly hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Baron Empain Palace, Tivoli Dome, and City Stars. Virgin Mary's Tree and ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (4 reviews)
"it is located slightly out of Cairo, very close to the airport. To do tours in Cairo calculate approx 60min of travelling by car because of terrible traffic."

Reviewed on 5 May 2019

Concorde El Salam Hotel
Nine Pyramids View Hotel

Nine Pyramids View Hotel

3 out of 5
2st, Mohamed Hassab Salam, Mansoria, Al Haram, Giza, Giza Governorate
The price is £30 per night from 1 Jan to 1 Jan
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Great Sphinx of Giza and Giza Pyramid Complex. Giza Plateau and Pyramid of Khufu are also within ...
Nine Pyramids View Hotel
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