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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to London. Book your trip to arrive at Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London City. The distance between Nairobi and London is 6849 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, Egyptair, Qatar Airways, Wizz Air, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. Nairobi and London have 347 direct flights per week. When you arrive at London, consider visiting Avebury, Tower of London, Tintern Abbey, United Kingdom, St. David's Cathedral, Cardiff, St. Paul's Cathedral, Canterbury Cathedral, Isle of Wight, Portsea Island, Stonehenge, British Museum, Tate Modern, St Fagans: National History Museum, Natural History Museum, and Roman Baths, Bath.

Weekly direct flights

MondaysTuesdaysWednesdaysThursdaysFridaysSaturdaysSundays
Number of flights58454072-7557
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Kenya Airways on Saturdays.

Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to London

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
EgyptairMSRMSYesNo
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYesNo
Wizz AirWZZW6NoOpens 48 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Nairobi to London?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and London takes around 8.9 hours.
What is the flight distance between Nairobi and London?
The flight distance between Nairobi and London is 6849 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nairobi and London?
Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and London. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Kenya Airways.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, Malindi, Ukunda, Kisumu, Entebbe, Eldoret, Lamu, Melbourne, Perth, Dublin, Zanzibar, Dar es Salaam, Sydney, Mumbai, Juba, Maasai Mara, Kigali, Addis Ababa, Durban, Helsinki.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Reykjavik, Bucharest, Athens, Dublin, Istanbul, Lisbon, Sofia, Tirana, New York, Edinburgh, Belfast, Larnaca, Glasgow, Málaga, Antalya, Faro, Thessaloniki, Budapest, Madrid, Alicante.
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 London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Exeter, Doncaster Sheffield, East Midlands, Southampton, Cardiff, Bournemouth, Norwich, Cambridge.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Nairobi and London?
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