Bujumbura to Nairobi flights from £192

Flights starting at £192. Choose between Safarilink Aviation, Air Kenya, or Ethiopian Airlines to find the best price.

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Book your trip to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson. The distance between Bujumbura and Nairobi is 875 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Safarilink Aviation, Air Kenya, Ethiopian Airlines, Precision Air, and Rwandair Express. Bujumbura and Nairobi have 98 direct flights per week.

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Air KenyaXAKP2YesNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes0
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Precision AirPRFPWYesNo
Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYesNo

Kenya COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from Burundi can enter Kenya, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Kenya
  • Mandatory passenger locator form

Return

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • Mandatory COVID-19 test on arrival
  • Quarantine may be required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Kenya in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Bujumbura to Nairobi?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Bujumbura and Nairobi takes around 1.7 hours.
What is the flight distance between Bujumbura and Nairobi?
The flight distance between Bujumbura and Nairobi is 875 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Bujumbura and Nairobi?
Several carriers operate flights between Bujumbura and Nairobi. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Kenya Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bujumbura?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bujumbura and Adelaide, Perth, Montreal, Cape Town, Brisbane, Melbourne, Lilongwe, Barcelona, Dallas, Entebbe, London, New York, Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Miami, Los Angeles, Atlanta, Mexico City.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, London, Malindi, Kisumu, Ukunda, Entebbe, Eldoret, Singapore, Lamu, Addis Ababa, Johannesburg, Juba, Kigali, New Delhi, Zanzibar, Bangkok, Durban, Dubai, Paris, Port Elizabeth.
What airports are near Bujumbura?
The main airport in Bujumbura is Bujumbura International. It is also served by Bujumbura International, Kigoma, Kamembe.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.
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