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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Dubai. Book your trip to arrive at Dubai International, Sharjah International, or Al Maktoum International. The distance between Nairobi and Dubai is 3579 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ethiopian Airlines, Air Arabia, Kenya Airways, Egyptair, and Emirates. Nairobi and Dubai have 163 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Dubai, consider visiting Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque, Burj Khalifa, and Abu Dhabi (island).

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Kenya Airways on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Emirates on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

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Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesUnknownNo
Air ArabiaABYG9NoUnknownNo
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesUnknownNo
EgyptairMSRMSYesUnknownNo
EmiratesUAEEKNoUnknownNo

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Nairobi to Dubai?

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and Dubai takes around 5.1 hours.

What is the flight distance between Nairobi and Dubai?

The flight distance between Nairobi and Dubai is 3579 km.

What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nairobi and Dubai?

Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and Dubai. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Emirates, Kenya Airways, Air Arabia.

What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Sharjah International, Indira Gandhi International, Abeid Amani Karume International, Rajiv Gandhi International, Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel International, Julius Nyerere International, Entebbe International, Moi International, Kilimanjaro International, Kigali International, Aden Adde International.

What are the most popular routes to and from Dubai?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dubai and Sabiha Gökçen International, Indira Gandhi International, Antalya, Chhatrapati Shivaji International, Rajiv Gandhi International, Chennai International, Henri Coandă International, Cochin International, Esenboğa International, Trivandrum International, Adana Şakirpaşa.

Which airports are there in Nairobi?

Nairobi is mainly served by Jomo Kenyatta International. But there are other airports nearby, including Wilson.

What airports are near Nairobi?

The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Nanyuki, Amboseli.

What airports are near Dubai?

The main airport in Dubai is Dubai International. It is also served by Abu Dhabi International, Ras Al Khaimah International, Al Ain International, Khasab, Sohar.

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