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Cheap flights from Chennai to Nairobi from ₹ 16,626

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 1/7. 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
21 Jun — 28 Jun1
1 adult
Fri 21/6
Fri 28/6

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 16 June 2024.

Popular in

July

Cheapest in

March

Round-trip from

₹ 30,614

One-way from

₹ 16,626
High demand for flights, 27% potential price rise
Best time to find cheap flights, 21% 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?

Friday 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 11 days in advance, which can save you up to 61% on flights from Chennai to Nairobi compared to booking the week you need them. Waiting 11 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 ₹ 23,060. For sooner than that we have options available in the next 3 days from ₹ 37,263.

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

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in July. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Nairobi. Flights to Nairobi from Chennai in March are about ₹ 38,516 on average during March, but can be found for as low as ₹ 27,822.

What is the cheapest time of day to fly from MAA to 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 12% on your trip compared to booking a flight in the afternoon.

Cheap Air India flights from Chennai to Nairobi

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by Air India 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 381,292 searches. Data last updated 16 June 2024.
Consider these cheap Air India flights we've found departing from Chennai to Nairobi. Make sure to check back often as deals are often changing.
Mon 1/718:30MAA - NBO
3 stops50h 35mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 35mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 32,918
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 25mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 36,595
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
3 stops37h 30mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 37,681
Sun 8/916:10MAA - NBO
2 stops28h 55mAir India
Mon 16/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops16h 35mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 39,686
Sun 8/920:40MAA - NBO
1 stop24h 25mAir India
Mon 16/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops16h 35mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 41,023
Sun 8/916:10MAA - NBO
2 stops28h 55mAir India
Fri 20/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops18h 50mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 44,281
Sun 8/916:10MAA - NBO
2 stops28h 55mAir India
Fri 20/920:05NBO - MAA
1 stop25h 00mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 45,367
Fri 6/906:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Wed 11/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops18h 50mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 45,534
Wed 11/906:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 20/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops18h 50mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 45,618

Cheap IndiGo flights from Chennai to Nairobi

Explore cheap flight options specifically provided by IndiGo 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 381,292 searches. Data last updated 16 June 2024.
Some of the lowest-priced IndiGo 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 1/704:45MAA - NBO
1 stop27h 25mIndiGo
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
1 stop32h 20mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 33,754
Sat 7/911:30MAA - NBO
1 stop20h 40mIndiGo
Sat 14/906:40NBO - MAA
1 stop12h 10mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 37,931
Mon 1/717:50MAA - NBO
2 stops14h 20mIndiGo
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
3 stops20h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 47,205

Cheap Chennai to Nairobi flights in June & July 2024

Find cheap flight options from Chennai to Nairobi specifically for the months of June and July 2024. Explore affordable fares based on user searches. Over the last 7 days, Cheapflights users made 381,292 searches. Prices were last updated on 16 June 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 1/718:30MAA - NBO
3 stops50h 35mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 35mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 32,918
Mon 1/704:45MAA - NBO
1 stop27h 25mIndiGo
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
1 stop32h 20mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 33,754
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 25mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 36,595
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
3 stops37h 30mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 37,681
Mon 1/722:05MAA - NBO
2 stops34h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
2 stops23h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 41,775
Mon 1/717:50MAA - NBO
2 stops14h 20mIndiGo
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
3 stops20h 45mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 47,205
Sun 30/602:30MAA - NBO
1 stop13h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
1 stop30h 55mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 49,712
Sun 30/602:30MAA - NBO
1 stop13h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops18h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 53,054
Sun 30/602:30MAA - NBO
1 stop13h 10mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
3 stops37h 30mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 53,137

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 381,292 searches. Data last updated 16 June 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 1/718:30MAA - NBO
3 stops50h 35mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 35mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 32,918
Mon 1/704:45MAA - NBO
1 stop27h 25mIndiGo
Fri 5/706:40NBO - MAA
1 stop32h 20mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 33,754
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mAir India
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops32h 25mAir India
Deal found 16/6₹ 36,595
Tue 3/902:30MAA - NBO
1 stop13h 10mEthiopian Air
Sat 14/918:00NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 15/6₹ 37,012
Mon 1/706:00MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 05mMultiple Airlines
Fri 5/720:05NBO - MAA
2 stops18h 35mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 37,681
Tue 10/920:40MAA - NBO
1 stop24h 25mMultiple Airlines
Wed 18/906:40NBO - MAA
1 stop23h 50mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 15/6₹ 37,764
Sat 7/911:30MAA - NBO
1 stop20h 40mIndiGo
Sat 14/906:40NBO - MAA
1 stop12h 10mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 37,931
Thu 5/902:30MAA - NBO
1 stop13h 10mEthiopian Air
Mon 16/918:00NBO - MAA
1 stop11h 40mEthiopian Air
Deal found 16/6₹ 38,767
Sun 8/916:10MAA - NBO
2 stops28h 55mAir India
Mon 16/920:05NBO - MAA
2 stops16h 35mAir India
Deal found 15/6₹ 39,686

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 381,292 searches. Data last updated 16 June 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 1/716:45MAA - NBO
1 stop15h 25mIndiGo
Deal found 16/6₹ 16,626
Mon 1/722:05MAA - NBO
2 stops47h 00mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 19,968
Sun 30/602:30MAA - NBO
1 stop25h 20mEthiopian Air
Deal found 16/6₹ 42,777
Mon 1/718:30MAA - NBO
3 stops21h 10mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 60,824
Sun 30/602:30MAA - NBO
2 stops21h 40mMultiple Airlines
Deal found 16/6₹ 65,168

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 381,292 searches. Data last updated 16 June 2024.

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₹ 32,918 - ₹ 44,949

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ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 1/7

3 stops50h 35m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Fri 5/7

2 stops32h 35m

₹ 32,918

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 1/7

1 stop27h 25m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Fri 5/7

1 stop32h 20m

₹ 33,754

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 1/7

1 stop15h 05m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Fri 5/7

2 stops32h 25m

₹ 36,595

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Tue 3/9

1 stop13h 10m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Sat 14/9

1 stop11h 40m

₹ 37,012

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Tue 10/9

1 stop24h 25m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Wed 18/9

1 stop23h 50m

₹ 37,764

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Sat 7/9

1 stop20h 40m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Sat 14/9

1 stop12h 10m

₹ 37,931

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Thu 5/9

1 stop13h 10m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Mon 16/9

1 stop11h 40m

₹ 38,767

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Fri 13/9

1 stop15h 05m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Thu 19/9

1 stop11h 10m

₹ 40,354

ChennaiNairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MAA - NBO

MAANBO

Chennai

Mon 9/9

1 stop11h 55m

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

Thu 19/9

1 stop12h 25m

₹ 44,949

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Deals found on 16/6

How far ahead should I 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 14 June 2024.
The best time to book flights from Chennai to Nairobi is 10 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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What is the cheapest day 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 16 June 2024.
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Travellers seeking maximum savings on their Chennai to Nairobi flight should consider departing on Monday mornings when fares are most often at their lowest. Saturday evenings flights should be avoided if possible as fares are typically the most expensive at this time.
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Best time to book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi

Have a flexible travel schedule? Discover the best time to fly to Nairobi from Chennai with our price prediction graph.
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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

If weather is an important factor for your trip to Nairobi, use this chart to help with planning. For those seeking warmer temperatures, March is the ideal time of year to visit, when temperatures reach an average of 21.0 C. Travellers hoping to avoid the cold should look outside of June, when temperatures are typically at their lowest (around 17.0 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 16 June 2024.
See what other customers who have flown with Air India, IndiGo and Ethiopian Air from Chennai to Nairobi have to say. Reviews also offer insight into each airline's entertainment options, comfort, food, crew/service, and boarding process.
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

7.7
Good
4,288 reviews
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

7.5
Good
1,687 reviews
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

7.4
Good
662 reviews
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

7.4
Good
782 reviews
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

7.0
Good
528 reviews
7.7
Good
4,288 reviews

Comfort

7.6

Entertainment

7.6

Boarding

7.8

Crew

8.1

Food

7.5

Overall

7.7

Reviews

1 / 10

I am vegetarian. Got stale food both ways. Had stomach upset while going to india on one leg of journey. Same problem on return!. Trrible food. Did not like t all. May not consider flying again with Qatar.

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 ₹ 33,000 on Cheapflights?

    Yes, there are multiple flights from Chennai to Nairobi for under ₹ 33,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Air India for just ₹ 32,918, but on average you can expect to pay ₹ 39,853.

  • 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 ₹ 32,918. Additional round-trip tickets that might be worth considering are offered by IndiGo and Ethiopian Air, with the lowest prices starting at ₹ 33,754 and ₹ 37,012, respectively. Users have found that Air India is 14% cheaper than the other options available to this destination.

  • 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.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Nairobi that include extra baggage allowance?

    The amount of baggage you can bring on your Chennai to Nairobi flight depends on the airline and the type of fare you've chosen. After entering your flight details, you'll be able to view the specific baggage policies for each deal in the search results. Keep in mind that certain deals may offer additional baggage allowance.

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    Yes, Cheapflights allows you to browse and filter Chennai to Nairobi flight deals by airline. After entering your origin and destination, use the available filters to view flights offered by airlines.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Nairobi that include hotel bookings?

    Yes. In addition to deals on Chennai to Nairobi flights, Cheapflights offers holiday packages that include both flights and hotel.

  • How can I find direct flights from Chennai to Nairobi?

    After entering your origin and destination, apply the non-stop filter on the search result page to find direct flights from Chennai to Nairobi.

  • Can I find deals for business class flights from Chennai to Nairobi?

    Yes. Cheapflights offers flight deals from Chennai to Nairobi by cabin class. In addition to browsing deals, you can also filter by cabin class on the search results page after making a search.

  • Can I find deals for flights from Chennai to Nairobi that allow pets onboard?

    Many airlines flying from Chennai to Nairobi offer the option to travel with pets. After selecting a flight deal, you can find more information about the airline's pet policy on their official website or by contacting the airline directly. Please note that additional fees and restrictions may apply.

  • Can I find deals on last-minute flights from Chennai to Nairobi?

    Yes, you can often find last-minute deals on Chennai to Nairobi flights on Cheapflights. However, these deals can vary and may not always be available. We recommend checking back frequently or signing up for price alerts for the most up-to-date deals.

  • How recently were the Chennai to Nairobi flight deals updated?

    The Chennai to Nairobi flight deals you see on this page were last updated on 16/6.

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

  • What is the cheapest month to book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi?

    Currently, April is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight from Chennai to Nairobi (average of ₹ 366). Flying from Chennai to Nairobi in July is currently the most expensive (average of ₹ 547). 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.

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IndiGoCheapest₹ 27,913Average₹ 34,510FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time80%
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Air IndiaCheapest₹ 29,832Average₹ 36,971FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-timeN/A
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Ethiopian AirCheapest₹ 33,830Average₹ 43,449FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time72%
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Air ArabiaCheapest₹ 39,561Average₹ 48,661FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time79%
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Qatar AirwaysCheapest₹ 51,373Average₹ 58,855FlexibilityNo cancel feeOn-time68%
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