Cheap flights from Chennai to Nairobi from ₹ 13,758

This is the cheapest one-way flight price found by a Cheapflights user in the last 72 hours by searching for a flight departing on 18/3. Fares are subject to change and may not be available on all flights or dates of travel. Click the price to replicate the search for this deal.
MAA — NBO
3 Mar — 10 Mar1
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Cheap flight deals from Chennai to Nairobi

Discover tips and strategies to find the most affordable flight options for your journey from Chennai (MAA) to Nairobi (NB0). Learn about various techniques such as flexible date searches, comparing prices across and setting up price alerts. Use these methods to find the cheapest flights available for your travel needs. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

Popular in

January

Cheapest in

September

Round-trip from

₹ 2,701,266

One-way from

₹ 18,482
High demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop
From Chennai to Nairobi
One-way flight from Chennai to Nairobi

What is the cheapest day to fly return from Chennai to Nairobi?

Wednesday flights are found to be more expensive to fly from Chennai to Nairobi. This shouldn’t discourage you from searching, as you can still find great deals by being flexible with your options. Use our search form to find deals on tickets to Nairobi.

How far in advance should I book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi?

When searching for a good deal, it’s best to be prepared for potential fluctuations in price. We recommend booking at least 14 days in advance, which can save you up to 59% on flights from Chennai to Nairobi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 14 days out may not be for everyone, so we have options available for flights within the next two weeks, with the lowest price starting at ₹ 30,250. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from ₹ 55,279.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Chennai to Nairobi?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in January. For low rates, September can be a great choice for travel to Nairobi. Flights to Nairobi from Chennai in September are about ₹ 46,266 on average during September, but can be found for as low as ₹ 29,919.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Nairobi (MAA - NBO)?

A simple way to save on the total cost of your ticket is to fly from Chennai to Nairobi at midday. If you’re flexible enough to do this you can expect to save up to 15% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Ethiopian Air flights from Chennai to Nairobi

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Ethiopian Air for the route between Chennai and Nairobi. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Consider these cheap Ethiopian Air flights we've found departing from Chennai to Nairobi. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Sun 24/302:30MAA - NBO
1 stop12h 55mEthiopian Air
Wed 27/318:00NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 26/2₹ 55,693
Sun 24/302:30MAA - NBO
1 stop12h 55mEthiopian Air
Wed 27/318:00NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 25/2₹ 58,925

Cheap Lufthansa flights from Chennai to Nairobi

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Lufthansa for the route between Chennai and Nairobi. Find affordable fares and compare prices with other airlines to secure the best deal for your journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced Lufthansa flights we've found at this time heading from Chennai to Nairobi. Check back soon if you're not seeing flights that suit your needs.
Mon 25/321:10MAA - NBO
2 stops27h 30mLufthansa
Wed 27/323:55NBO - MAA
2 stops56h 10mLufthansa
Deal found 26/2₹ 138,321
Mon 25/321:10MAA - NBO
2 stops27h 30mLufthansa
Wed 27/323:55NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 10mLufthansa
Deal found 25/2₹ 138,404

Cheap Chennai to Nairobi flights in February & March 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chennai to Nairobi specifically for the months of February and March 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Prices were last updated on 27 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Chennai to Nairobi in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 25/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Tue 2/406:40NBO - MAA
1 stop13h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 29,919
Sun 24/320:00MAA - NBO
1 stop12h 10mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop12h 05mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,001
Sat 23/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop28h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,084
Sat 23/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop20h 00mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,996
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/313:55NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 32,156
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/420:05NBO - MAA
1 stop24h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 32,488
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Wed 27/320:05NBO - MAA
1 stop25h 00mAir India
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,234
Fri 29/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/313:55NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,316
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/314:00NBO - MAA
1 stop10h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,648

Chennai to Nairobi 2024 flight deals

Discover exclusive flight deals for travel between Chennai and Nairobi in 2024. Find excellent offers based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Listed are some of the best fares we've found on flights departing from Chennai to Nairobi in 2024. More deals are always being added, so be sure to check back regularly.
Mon 25/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Tue 2/406:40NBO - MAA
1 stop13h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 29,919
Sun 24/320:00MAA - NBO
1 stop12h 10mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop12h 05mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,001
Sat 23/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop28h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,084
Sat 23/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Sun 31/306:40NBO - MAA
1 stop20h 00mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 30,996
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/313:55NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 32,156
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Wed 3/420:05NBO - MAA
1 stop24h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 32,488
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Wed 27/320:05NBO - MAA
1 stop25h 00mAir India
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,234
Fri 29/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sun 31/313:55NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,316
Mon 25/306:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Sat 30/314:00NBO - MAA
1 stop10h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 33,648

One-way flights to Nairobi from Chennai

Search for one-way flight options from Chennai to Nairobi. Find affordable one-way fares based on user searches. Compare prices and availability to plan your one-way journey according to your preferred dates and budget. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
Users in need of a one-way flight from Chennai to Nairobi can choose from these deals. Users can also find round-trip Chennai to Nairobi flights by using the search form above.
Mon 18/302:40MAA - NBO
1 stop29h 30mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 13,758
Tue 19/304:00MAA - NBO
2 stops28h 10mIndiGo
Deal found 25/2₹ 18,482
Tue 19/323:30MAA - NBO
3 stops21h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 20,553
Mon 18/302:05MAA - NBO
2 stops30h 20mKLM
Deal found 25/2₹ 64,064
Mon 18/303:45MAA - NBO
3 stops18h 15mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 25/2₹ 66,053

Find flights from Chennai to Nairobi within your budget

Customise your flight search to find flights from Chennai to Nairobi that fit within your specific budget. Explore options based on user searches and filter the results based on your desired price range. Find flights that match your budget for a cost-effective journey. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.

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₹ 33,234 - ₹ 138,404

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ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 25/3

1 stop15h 05m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 27/3

1 stop14h 15m

₹ 33,234

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Sun 24/3

1 stop12h 55m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 27/3

1 stop11h 40m

₹ 55,693

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Sun 24/3

1 stop12h 55m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 27/3

1 stop11h 40m

₹ 58,925

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 25/3

2 stops27h 30m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 27/3

2 stops56h 10m

₹ 138,321

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 25/3

2 stops27h 30m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 27/3

2 stops32h 10m

₹ 138,404

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Deals found on 26/2

When is the best time to book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi?

Use this chart to determine the optimal time to book a return flight from Chennai to Nairobi. Price data was last updated on 28 January 2024.
The best time to book flights from Chennai to Nairobi is 13 days before your desired departure date. The cost of your flight will likely increase significantly if you book two weeks in advance of your flight.
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When is the cheapest time to fly from Chennai to Nairobi?

Use this chart to determine the cheapest time to fly return from Chennai to Nairobi. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Nairobi flight should consider departing on Thursday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Sunday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Average price of flights to Nairobi by month

Plan your trip from Chennai to Nairobi by taking into account the cheapest months to travel. The average price of a one-way flight from Chennai to Nairobi is currently ₹ 36,582 while a return flight costs ₹ 84,916. Price data was last updated on 25 February 2024.

Currently, January is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi (average of ₹ 393). Flying from Chennai to Nairobi in July is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 572). There are several factors that can impact the price of a flight, so comparing airlines, departure airports and flight times can provide users with more options.

January

₹ 32,571

February

₹ 33,234

March

₹ 36,963

April

₹ 39,366

May

₹ 43,842

June

₹ 44,836

July

₹ 47,406

August

₹ 34,725

September

₹ 33,648

October

₹ 36,714

November

₹ 39,035

December

₹ 37,792

Temperature and rainfall in Nairobi by month

Plan your trip to Nairobi by taking into account the average temperature and rainfall totals by month.

NBO

Temperature

17 - 21 °C

Reviews of airlines servicing Nairobi

Get insights into the airlines that provide service to Nairobi. Read reviews, discover amenities, and learn about the overall travel experience offered by airlines. Use this information to make informed decisions when choosing an airline for your flight to Nairobi. Reviews last updated 27 February 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Ethiopian Air and Lufthansa from Chennai to Nairobi have to say. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7.8
Good
1,764 reviews
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7.4
Good
828 reviews
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7.2
Good
543 reviews
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

7.1
Good
8,092 reviews
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

5.6
Fair
3,003 reviews
7.8
Good
1,764 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Food

7.3

Crew

8.4

Overall

7.8

Entertainment

7.3

Reviews

1 / 10

Departure was late. Plane much too small for an 11 hour flight. One bathroom was out of order in a completely full flight.

Related info for your journey

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What airport do you fly from for flights from Chennai to Nairobi?

If you book a flight to Nairobi from Chennai, you will be flying from Chennai, which is the city’s only airport. Chennai (MAA) is located 16.5 km from the centre of Chennai. There are 0 flights from Chennai to Nairobi per day from 5 different airlines.

Can I find flights from Chennai to Nairobi for under ₹ 33,300 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Nairobi for under ₹ 33,300. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air India for just ₹ 33,234, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 84,866.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Chennai to Nairobi round-trip?

Flying on Air India is currently your cheapest option to Nairobi, with prices starting at ₹ 33,234. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by Ethiopian Air and Lufthansa, with the lowest prices starting at ₹ 55,693 and ₹ 138,321, respectively. Users have found that Air India is 28% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Chennai to Nairobi?

What does MAA to NBO mean?

MAA and NBO are unique codes to identify airports used in the aviation industry. They are defined by IATA (International Air Transport Association) and are commonly called IATA codes. MAA to NBO refers to a flight route from Chennai Airport to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl Airport. Nairobi Wilson Airport (WIL), Nanyuki Airport (NYK), Amboseli Airport (ASV) are some additional IATA codes for airports related to your trip.

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Top 5 airlines flying from Chennai to Nairobi

Discover the top 5 airlines that operate flights from Chennai to Nairobi. Compare their services, reliability, and customer satisfaction ratings to choose the airline that best suits your travel preferences and needs. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 493,246 searches. Data last updated 27 February 2024.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-time
IndiGoCheapest₹ 29,390Average₹ 34,473FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Air IndiaCheapest₹ 30,955Average₹ 41,302FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Air ArabiaCheapest₹ 41,591Average₹ 48,808FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Ethiopian AirCheapest₹ 45,087Average₹ 55,956FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest₹ 56,742Average₹ 63,620FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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