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Travelers usually depart from Charles de Gaulle Airport, Paris Orly, Beauvais–Tillé, Paris - Gare du Nord, or Paris - Gare De Lyon when they travel from Paris to Nairobi. Book your trip to arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International, or Wilson. The distance between Paris and Nairobi is 6502 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Qatar Airways, Egyptair, Ryanair, easyJet, and Vueling. Paris and Nairobi have 401 direct flights per week.

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Air France on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.

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

Check-in for a flight from Paris to Nairobi

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Qatar AirwaysQTRQRYes0
0
EgyptairMSRMSYesNo
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
easyJetEZYU2YesOpens 720 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
VuelingVLGVYNoOpens 168 days before flight
Closes 4 hours before flight

Kenya COVID-19 travel restrictions

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Most travelers from France can enter Kenya, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for Kenya
  • Mandatory passenger locator form

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results is required
  • No quarantine is required
Visa requirements
  • Electronic visitor visa

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Kenya in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Paris to Nairobi?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Paris and Nairobi takes around 8.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Paris and Nairobi?
The flight distance between Paris and Nairobi is 6502 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Paris and Nairobi?
Several carriers operate flights between Paris and Nairobi. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Kenya Airways, Air France.
What are the most popular routes to and from Paris?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Paris and London, Montreal, Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Toronto, Edinburgh, Thessaloniki, Copenhagen, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, Milan, Nice, Lisbon, Birmingham, Glasgow, Rome, Barcelona, Vancouver, Malta.
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, Port Elizabeth, Victoria Falls.
Which airports are there in Paris?
Paris is mainly served by Charles de Gaulle Airport. But there are other airports nearby, including Paris Orly, Beauvais–Tillé, Châlons Vatry, Paris–Le Bourget.
What airports are near Paris?
The main airport in Paris is Charles de Gaulle Airport. It is also served by Brussels South Charleroi, Lille, Tours Val de Loire, Caen – Carpiquet, Deauville – Normandie.
What airports are near Nairobi?
The main airport in Nairobi is Jomo Kenyatta International. It is also served by Arusha, Amboseli, Nanyuki.
What buses and trains depart from Paris?
A number of bus and train companies depart from Paris, including BlaBlabus, Ouigo.
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