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There are 3 ways to get from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB) by plane or car

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Fly from Nairobi

  1. Fly from Nairobi (NBO) to Djibouti (JIB)

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  1. Fly from Nairobi Wilson (WIL) to Djibouti (JIB)

Drive

  1. Drive from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB)

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB) is to drive which costs $240 - $350 and takes 33h 27m.

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The quickest way to get from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB) is to fly which costs $360 - $800 and takes 4h 53m.

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The distance between Nairobi and Djibouti Airport (JIB) is 1590 km. The road distance is 2080.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4h 53m to get from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Nairobi Airport to Djibouti Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB) is 2080 km. It takes approximately 33h 27m to drive from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB).

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Kenya Airways, AirAsia Japan and Ethiopian Airlines offer flights from Nairobi Airport to Djibouti Airport.

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There are four+ hotels available in Djibouti Airport (JIB). Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Nairobi to Nairobi Airport is to taxi which takes 18 min and costs $35 - $45.

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Map of how to get from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB).
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  • Distance: 1589.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 53m

What companies run services between Nairobi, Kenya and Djibouti Airport (JIB), Djibouti?

Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways and AirAsia Japan fly from Nairobi to Djibouti Airport (JIB) 3 times a day.

Airlines
Ethiopian Airlines
Website
ethiopianairlines.com
Flights from Nairobi to Djibouti via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Nairobi to Djibouti via Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $750
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Djibouti via Mombasa, Addis Ababa, Dire Dawa
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$460 - $1,100
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Djibouti via Mombasa, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
19h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100
AirAsia Japan
Website
airasia.com
Flights from Nairobi to Djibouti via Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Nairobi Wilson to Djibouti via Mombasa, Addis Ababa
Ave. Duration
12h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$450 - $1,100

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