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Origin Airport IATA codeGLA
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Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to fly from Edinburgh to Nairobi right now?
The Covid-19 Travel Advisor provides vital info about travelling from Edinburgh to Nairobi in these unusual times. Here, you’ll find everything from health guidelines to flying restrictions, as well as a wealth of other important info you should know about before you fly.
Can I cancel my flight booking to Nairobi due to COVID-19?
As an ebookers customer, you may be eligible for a no-change-fee cancellation for your Nairobi 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 Edinburgh to Nairobi flights?
If you’re making your way by plane from Edinburgh to Nairobi, there are a few ways to get there. These are the most frequently flown routes:

  • EDI to Nairobi Airport - 26 flights per week
  • GLA to Nairobi (NBO-Jomo Kenyatta Intl.) - 21 flights per week

What are some of the most popular airlines flying from Edinburgh to Nairobi?
Every airline has different benefits. If you’re jetting from Edinburgh to Nairobi, pick from one of the top six air carriers which offer flights on this route:

  • Lufthansa with 43 flights every month.
  • KLM with 43 flights every month.
  • British Airways with 34 flights every month.
  • Emirates with 30 flights every month.
  • Turkish Airlines with 21 flights every month.
  • Air France with 17 flights every month.

How many flights are there from Edinburgh to Nairobi?
Organising a trip from Edinburgh to Nairobi is a breeze. With 4 daily flights to select from, you can head off on your next big adventure any time of the year.
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 Kenya Airways, Airkenya Express or Ethiopian Airlines. 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: Ticket Thursdays. We found that tickets booked on a Thursday resulted in the best deal on average in 2021. However, Friday can be the worst day to purchase plane tickets, as it was the day with the highest average ticket price based on flight demand on ebookers in 2021.
What are the cheapest days to fly?
When analysing flight demand on ebookers in 2021, Friday turned out to be the cheapest day to fly, with Tuesday as a close second. That’s definitely something to consider when booking your next trip! Thinking of traveling mid-week? It turns out that Wednesdays generally had the most expensive airline tickets, so keep this in mind when planning for your next trip.*According to flight demand on ebookers.com from January to December 2021. Savings are subject to change and may vary depending on selections made.

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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.  

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We want the experience of booking your flight from Edinburgh to Nairobi 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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Place to stay after flight from Edinburgh to Nairobi

Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel

Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel

5 out of 5
First Freight Lane, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi
Stay at this 5-star luxury hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a rooftop terrace. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the spacious rooms ...
4.6/5 Exceptional! (513 reviews)
"Very friendly and helpful staff. The room was very comfortable."

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2022

Crowne Plaza Nairobi Airport, an IHG Hotel
Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel

Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel

3.5 out of 5
6 Murang'a Road, Off Moi Avenue, Nairobi, 00100
Stay at this 3.5-star business-friendly hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the bar and the helpful staff in ...
4.2/5 Very Good! (810 reviews)
Nice Place to stay !
"i visited Nairobi for business so there was no time going upstairs Pool side bar. Next will i will go up there and enjoy Nairobi wind with couple of Beer"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2022

Best Western Plus Meridian Hotel
Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport

Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport

4 out of 5
9042/1044 Tower Avenue, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, Nairobi, 1939-00606
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the pool and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (583 reviews)
"Optimal access to JKIA and a very nicely run and maintained hotel. Staff are lovely and food was very very good. Comfortable bed, nicely designed room. Shower does need an upgrade, but everything was very clean."

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2022

Four Points By Sheraton Nairobi Airport

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ibis Styles Nairobi Westlands

ibis Styles Nairobi Westlands

3.5 out of 5
Rhapta Road, Westlands, Nairobi, 00800
Stay at this 3.5-star spa hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 2 restaurants. Our guests praise the breakfast and the helpful staff in their reviews. ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (417 reviews)
"It is serene"

Reviewed on 26 Nov 2022

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Trademark Hotel

Trademark Hotel

4 out of 5
Village Market, Limuru Road, Gigiri, Nairobi, Nairobi County, 00621
Stay at this 4-star spa hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and a full-service spa. Our guests praise the restaurant and the helpful staff in their ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (137 reviews)
"Loved the driver Joe, he was a great member of staff. However, left some property at the hotel, contacted them to offer a reward/post it back to me but no word since initial contact."

Reviewed on 26 Oct 2022

Trademark Hotel
254 Ole Sereni

254 Ole Sereni

4.5 out of 5
Mombassa Road, Opp. Zain offices / Parkside Tower, Nairobi, 18187-00500
Stay at this 4.5-star luxury hotel in Nairobi. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking and 3 restaurants. Our guests praise the helpful staff and the comfy beds in their ...
4.1/5 Very Good! (455 reviews)
"The staff were all very friendly and very professional. The view of the park from our room was a real bonus!"

Reviewed on 30 Nov 2022

254 Ole Sereni
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