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Cheap NBO to IST Flights

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Nairobi to Istanbul route information

Origin Airport Jomo Kenyatta Intl.
Destination Airport Istanbul
Airlines Serving Air France, Egyptair, Emirates, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, KLM, Kenya Airways, Lufthansa, Oman Air, Qatar Airways, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Arabian Airlines, Turkish Airlines
Flight Price $529
Distance 2,986 mi

Cheap NBO to IST Flights

  • Question : How much is a plane ticket to Istanbul (IST) from Nairobi (NBO)?
    Answer : Prices vary anywhere from $544 to $4,174. Booking in advance can usually help you get the cheapest price. However, usually the sooner you book, the more you'll be able to save.
  • Question : Is there a day of the week that has more departure times to choose from than other days?
    Answer : With two total flight time options, Saturday provides the most flexibility from NBO to IST. Note that Saturday is also the most popular day on average among all flights departing Kenya. But there is nothing like making new friends on your way to a new place.
  • Question : Which airline has the least delays from Nairobi to Istanbul?
    Answer : Turkish Airlines leads the way with a 60% on-time rate. Don't spend more time wandering around in an airport terminal than you have to and stick with Turkish Airlines on this route. Note that if they do have a delay, it usually lasts about 22 minutes.
  • Question : What is the cheapest airline flying from Nairobi to Istanbul?
    Answer : Ethiopian Airlines is your best bet for finding that coveted low fare. They offer fares as low as $544, while prices for similar flights are as high as $4,174.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly to Istanbul?
    Answer : If you are looking to save cash, look at Aug 18th. As of Aug 12th, it's showing the cheapest ticket sales at $630. That is 29% below the average for this route, so you can spend your savings on some souvenirs.
  • Question : How much time do people spend in Istanbul?
    Answer : The average time spent hanging out in Istanbul by passengers from Nairobi is nine days. However long you decide to stay, give yourself plenty of time to see what makes Istanbul fantastic.
  • Question : What is the cheapest day to fly?
    Answer : The cheapest day to fly from Nairobi to Istanbul is on Sunday. If you would like to save a bit of money on your next business trip look for flights on that day.

Nairobi to Istanbul Flights

Sometimes you just need to get out of town or maybe you’re looking for a change of scenery. Regardless of the reason, a flight from Nairobi to Istanbul will do just the trick! Go on, plan to see all the famous landmarks and eat your weight in the local cuisine. Your trip is beckoning, so answer the call by packing your suitcase and filling your travel itinerary with exploring Istanbul.

Whether you’re flying for business or jet-setting on your personal time, you’ve come to the right place. Here at Expedia.com, we’ll pair you up with NBO to IST flights that won’t make your bank account wince. Ready to temporarily leave behind Nairobi for new horizons? Browse through our cheap airfare, and filter by flight times and dates until you find just what you had in mind. From flights without layovers to ones that arrive early in the morning, you’ll come across plane tickets that suit your travel preferences. You can even bundle your flight to IST with hotels and car rentals to score even bigger savings.

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