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The lowest prices found within the past 7 days from Nairobi to Cape Town were £310 for one-way flights and £414 for return flights, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

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Origin Airport IATA codeNBO
Destination Airport IATA codeCPT
Flight Price£414

Helpful Nairobi to Cape Town (NBO - CPT) Flight Information

Traveling From Nairobi
Origin Airport IATA Code NBO
Traveling To Cape Town
Destination Airport IATA Code CPT
Number of Airlines Serving 1
Available Airlines Rwandair, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways
Distance 4099 km
Direct Flight Time 5 10
Flight Price £414

FAQs about flights from Nairobi to Cape Town

Is it possible to fly from Nairobi to Cape Town right now?

Stay informed about present flying restrictions or health advisories by checking our Covid-19 Travel Advisor. This is the page to visit for the most recent developments for your flights from Nairobi to Cape Town.

Is there a direct flight between Nairobi and Cape Town?

Travelling straight between Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) and Cape Town Intl. Airport is easy. You'll find 1 air carriers to compare, including Kenya Airways. Climb aboard and discover why it's the first choice for many travellers.

How long is a direct flight from Nairobi to Cape Town?

The average flight time from Nairobi to Cape Town is 5 hours and 45 minutes, while the total travel distance is 2,548 miles. Arrive at your destination faster with a nonstop flight and then discover the world at your own pace.

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

As an Ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Cape Town 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 Cape Town flights?

Want us to tell you a bit more about your journey from Nairobi to Cape Town — like the name of the airport you'll be flying in and out of? There's a good chance you'll be taking off from Jomo Kenyatta Intl. Airport (NBO) and arriving at Cape Town Airport (CPT-Cape Town Intl.).

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

After fantastic perks and amenities? Or great service? While you'll find numerous airlines offering flights from Nairobi to Cape Town, choosing one of these popular air carriers will ensure you begin your break on the right track.

  • Kenya Airways with 78 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 30 flights every month.
  • South African Airways with 30 flights every month.
  • Ethiopian Airlines with 21 flights every month.
  • Qatar Airways with 21 flights every month.
  • KLM with 17 flights every month.
How many flights are there from Nairobi to Cape Town?

With approximately 7 flights operating between Nairobi and Cape Town every day, it's never too late to organise a getaway to Cape Town.

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 British Airways, Comair or Emirates. 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 ebookers.com 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 Cape Town 

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 Cape Town, 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 Cape Town is November. In the current list of deals available, prices start at £414 and can rise to £878 for return flights.  

Find the best flight from Nairobi to Cape Town  

Every day between Nairobi and Cape Town, 1 flights from 1 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 Kenya Airways, you’ll arrive safely in your destination in around 5hours. If you can think of a quicker way to cover the 4099 km between null and null, let us know! 

Flights from Nairobi to Cape Town — 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 Cape Town 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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Victoria & Alfred Hotel

Victoria & Alfred Hotel

4 out of 5
On the Waterfront Pierhead, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £81 per night from 27 Sep to 27 Sep
Located in Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, this spa hotel is within 1 mile (2 km) of Nobel Square and Long Street. Castle of Good Hope is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) away. ...
4.3/5Excellent! (12 reviews)
"Location excellent, friendly and helpful staff, but the air con at the room was so noisy & couldn't get it shut down, it was difficult to sleep. Beds could have been more comfy too. Nice breakfast buffet, but omelette cost extra."

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2018

Victoria & Alfred Hotel
Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town

5 out of 5
76 Orange Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £184 per night from 21 Sep to 21 Sep
This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located near the airport, within a 15-minute walk of Company's Garden and South African Jewish Museum. Greenmarket Square ...
5/5Exceptional! (2 reviews)
"Afternoon tea was very nice - the Belmond Mount Nelson blend was excellent"

Reviewed on 18 Dec 2019

Mount Nelson, A Belmond Hotel, Cape Town
Taj Cape Town

Taj Cape Town

5 out of 5
1 Wale Street, corner St Georges Mall, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £61 per night from 30 Sep to 30 Sep
This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located near the airport, just steps away from St. Georges Mall and Long Street. Kloof Street and Castle of Good Hope ...
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
A World Apart
"We were booked into another hotel for one night by another tour company having travelled to Cape Town by cruise on the QM2. The hotel we had been booked into was "the pits". We decided to extend our holiday and made a new booking online in this hotel. The hotels were a World apart. Beautiful building, ..."

Reviewed on 3 Feb 2014

Taj Cape Town

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The Table Bay Hotel

The Table Bay Hotel

5 out of 5
Quay 6 Victoria & Alfred, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £145 per night from 27 Sep to 27 Sep
This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located on the boardwalk, within a 15-minute walk of V&A Waterfront, Hisense Wheel of Excellence and The Springbok Experience ...
5/5Exceptional! (1 review)
"Excellent Hotel in a terrific location. Great breakfast and breakfast choice and enjoyed the live piano playing. If pushed would mention 2 staff in dispatches - Maggie in the Spa was excellent - and Chelsea in concierge was a breath of fresh air - all our lives would be considerably better for a ..."

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

The Table Bay Hotel
Asara Wine Estate & Hotel

Asara Wine Estate & Hotel

5 out of 5
Polkadraai Road, Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch, Western Cape
The price is £154 per night from 18 Sep to 18 Sep
Situated near the airport, this luxury hotel is within 3 miles (5 km) of Vredenheim Estate, Stellenbrau Brewery and Oude Libertas Amphitheatre. Van Ryn Brandy ...
4.5/5Wonderful! (2 reviews)
"Sehr schöne Unterkunft etwas ausserhalb Stellenbosch,"

Reviewed on 21 Sep 2019

Asara Wine Estate & Hotel
One&Only Cape Town

One&Only Cape Town

5 out of 5
Dock Road, V & A Waterfront, Cape Town, Western Cape
The price is £705 per night from 19 Sep to 19 Sep
This family-friendly Cape Town hotel is located on the waterfront, within 1 mi (2 km) of Two Oceans Aquarium, Cape Town Stadium and Long Street. Castle of Good ...
4.8/5Exceptional! (6 reviews)
"Location can’t be beaten. Staff could be better, need training"

Reviewed on 27 Oct 2019

One&Only Cape Town
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*Savings based on all holiday package bookings with Flight + Hotel on ebookers.com from January 2017 to December 2017, as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages. For Free Flight or 100% Off Flight deals, package savings is greater than or equal to the current cost of one component, when both are priced separately.

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Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.