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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 Ethiopian Airlines, Skyward Express Limited, Rwandair Express, Safarilink Aviation, and Precision Air. Bujumbura and Nairobi have 56 direct flights per week.

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Kenya Airways on Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Bujumbura to Nairobi

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
Skyward Express LimitedSEWOWYes
Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYes
Safarilink AviationXLKF2Yes
Precision AirPRFPWYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

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, Kavumu, Kamembe.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Amboseli, Nanyuki.
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