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Travelers usually depart from Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson when they travel from Nairobi to Malindi. The distance between Nairobi and Malindi is 422 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Jambojet, Fly540, Skyward Express Limited, Safarilink Aviation, and East African. Nairobi and Malindi have 71 direct flights per week.

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Fly540 on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

East African on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Safarilink Aviation on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays.

748 Air Services on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Jambojet on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Skyward Express Limited on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Nairobi to Malindi

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
JambojetJMAJMYes
Fly540FFV5HYes
Skyward Express LimitedSEWOWYes
Safarilink AviationXLKF2Yes
East AfricanEXZB5No

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Nairobi to Malindi?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Nairobi and Malindi takes around 1.3 hours.
What is the flight distance between Nairobi and Malindi?
The flight distance between Nairobi and Malindi is 422 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Nairobi and Malindi?
Several carriers operate flights between Nairobi and Malindi. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Skyward Express Limited, Safarilink Aviation, Fly540, East African, 748 Air Services, Jambojet.
What are the most popular routes to and from Nairobi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Nairobi and Mombasa, Ukunda, Kisumu, Entebbe, Eldoret, London, 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 Malindi?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Malindi and Lamu, London, Tel Aviv, Yangon, Entebbe, Nanyuki, Kisumu, Johannesburg, Dublin, Hong Kong, Harare, Cape Town, Lisbon, Mombasa, Edinburgh, New York, Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago.
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, Amboseli, Nanyuki.
What airports are near Malindi?
The main airport in Malindi is Malindi. It is also served by Moi International, Ukunda, Malindi, Manda, Vipingo.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Nairobi and Malindi?
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