Nairobi is the largest city in Kenya as well as being the nation’s capital. Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is located just nine (9) miles from the city center in the suburb of Embakasi. You can take off from NBO and travel to 50-plus countries, joining the seven million passengers who already take advantage of one of eastern Africa’s busiest airports. Jomo Kenyatta is used as a hub for several regional airlines, including Jambojet, Fly540, and African Express Airways, as well as the countries national carrier, Kenya Airways. Some of the other major and regional carriers who service NBO include:
- Precision Air
- Turkish Airlines
Popular Routes from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport
You can fly from Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to all over Africa, the Middle East, and parts of Asia, and Europe, too. While you’re waiting, you can enjoy the Simba and Pride lounges or one of the many other world-class amenities in the two terminals. Non-stop flights within Kenya and to Rwanda, Egypt, the UAE, India, and Turkey are available, to name a few. Some of the most popular routes from NBO are Kilimanjaro, Dubai, and Mumbai.
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Transportation to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is conveniently located on the aptly named Airport South Road which exits from the A109 highway. Bus Route Number 34 is the most direct form of public transportation, and taxis are readily available in the city’s central business district for a quick ride to the airport (20 minutes). If you are returning a rental car, follow the signage as you exit the highway.
Cheap Flights from Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Airport
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Airports near Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta
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