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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Lusaka. The distance between Nairobi and Lusaka is 1816 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Airlink (SAA), Rwandair Express, and Air Tanzania. Nairobi and Lusaka have 75 direct flights per week.

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Number of flights92897-148

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

Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to Lusaka

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingAirport check-in closesOnline check-in available
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYesUnknownNo
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYesUnknownNo
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYesUnknownNo
Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYesUnknownNo
Air TanzaniaATCTCYesUnknownNo

Travel tips & how to get from Nairobi to Lusaka

0The cheapest price of a one-way ticket from Nairobi to Lusaka is £205. Round trip fares cost between £265 at the lowest and £3665 at most.

Frequently asked questions

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

A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and Lusaka takes around 2.8 hours.

What is the flight distance between Nairobi and Lusaka?

The flight distance between Nairobi and Lusaka is 1816 km.

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

Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and Lusaka. 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 Sharjah International, Abeid Amani Karume International, Chhatrapati Shivaji 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 Lusaka?

Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Lusaka and Abeid Amani Karume International, Jomo Kenyatta International, Julius Nyerere International, Port Bouet, Kilimanjaro International, N djili, Harare International, Arusha, Harry Mwanga Nkumbula International, Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International, Solwezi.

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