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Getting to Kenya


Kenya’s main international airport is Nairobi’s Jomo Kenyatta International (NBO).


There are no direct flights from the U.S. to Kenya; most major international airlines, including Kenya Airways, offer flights to Nairobi via Europe, usually London, and occasionally via Dubai. Air Kenya and Safarilink offer internal domestic routes from Nairobi.

Flight Times

Flights from New York take about 7 hours to London, with an additional 8 hours on to Nairobi. Flights from New York to Dubai take about 14 hours, with a 5 hour connection to Nairobi. Add an additional 7 hours for connecting flights from L.A.

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