Elephants in Kenya

Solid fares to Nairobi today, great for exploring East Africa and wildlife spotting on a safari.

Watch out for long connections on some of the Air France and KLM flights. You can usually avoid these by paying a few pounds extra.

All of these fares include checked bags, so no extras to add on 🙂

How To Find The Cheapest Flights

To find these fares, click the Google Flights link below for the city you’d like to depart from and find the cheapest dates in the Google Flights calendar.

When you’ve found the your dates in Google Flights, click on the relevant Skyscanner link below and search using your dates to get the best fares.

Important note: The flights from Gatwick with Rwandair are not showing up in the Google Flights calendar search. To find these flights, click on the Skyscanner Calendar Search link below, find the cheapest dates, then book directly from Skyscanner.

To Nairobi (NBO)
Gatwick: £385
Skyscanner Calendar Search*    Skyscanner Example Flights*

Birmingham: £400
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Manchester: £406
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

Newcastle: £431
Google Flights    Skyscanner*

All prices are for a return economy flight in UK pounds.

Travel Dates
March to June and September ’19 to January ’20, excluding Easter, Christmas and New Year dates.

How much do these flights usually cost?
Around £550+ return

Rwandair, Air France, KLM

What’s included?
These fares include meals and a checked bag.

These flights have one connection in each direction.

Visas and Health
I always recommend checking the entry requirements and health advice before booking your flights so you don’t get any nasty surprises!

Sample booking on Skyscanner:

Prices and availability can change quickly, so if you can’t find the deal it means it has probably sold out. When you see a deal you’re happy with, book it fast!

Want more in depth instructions for finding the deals? Take a look at my article How to use Google Flights and Momondo, Skyscanner and Kayak to find the deals.

Curious about why I recommend a two stage search? Read my article why flights are cheaper via Momondo & Skyscanner?​​​​​​​

If you book one of these deals then please let me know, I’d love to hear from you!

Happy Travelling!


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