Cheap flights from Melbourne to Kenya

How far in advance should I book a flight from Melbourne to Kenya?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 28 days in advance to save up to 10% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 28 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from Melbourne to Kenya 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as $1,643, or $1,816 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Melbourne to Kenya?

Flights from Melbourne to Kenya lean towards being more expensive in December. Prices are generally better when you fly from Melbourne to Kenya in May, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,204.

When is the cheapest time to fly from Melbourne to Kenya (ME1 - KE)?

When flying from Melbourne to Kenya, the time of day you decide to fly out makes little to no difference towards the overall price you’ll pay on tickets.

Cheap flights from Melbourne to Kenya in January, February 2022

The best prices found for Melbourne to Kenya flights in January, February
9 Feb. - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

40h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 40m
$1,431

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

9 Feb. - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

3 stops

36h 25m
$1,500

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

9 Feb. - 15 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

3 stops

40h 55m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

31h 25m
$1,504

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

Melbourne to Kenya 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kenya from Melbourne found for this year
9 Feb. - 16 Jun.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

40h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 40m
$1,431

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

8 Mar. - 6 Apr.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

40h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 40m
$1,449

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

1 Mar. - 6 Apr.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

38h 40m
$1,450

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

Last-minute flights from Melbourne to Kenya

Late deals on return flights to Kenya from Melbourne, departing today and this week
27 Jan. - 14 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

40h 15m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

40h 25m
$1,571

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

27 Jan. - 14 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

33h 20m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

40h 25m
$1,607

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 20.1.22

27 Jan. - 13 Mar.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

3 stops

29h 05m
NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

MEL

Melbourne

1 stop

32h 55m
$1,623

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

One-way flights to Kenya from Melbourne

The cheapest one-way flights from Melbourne to Kenya
24 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

3 stops

39h 50m
$848

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 19.1.22

4 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

2 stops

46h 05m
$1,249

Multiple Airlines

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Deal found 21.1.22

4 Feb.
MEL

Melbourne

NBO

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl

1 stop

40h 15m
$1,300

Qatar Airways

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Deal found 21.1.22

Related info for your journey

Useful info, stats and facts about Melbourne to Kenya flights.

Which airlines flying from Melbourne to Kenya have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like Etihad Airways, Emirates, and Qatar Airways flying from Melbourne to Kenya have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Can I find flights from Melbourne to Kenya for under $1,500 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Melbourne to Kenya for under $1,500. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Qatar Airways for just $1,431, but on average you can expect to pay $1,554.

Are there last-minute flights available from Melbourne to Kenya for under $1,600?

There are currently 20+ open flights from Melbourne to Kenya within the next 7 days for less than $1,600.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from Melbourne to Kenya?

The most popular airlines flying from Melbourne to Kenya are China Southern, Emirates and Etihad Airways. Something to consider prior to booking your flight.

What are the cheapest flights from Melbourne to Kenya?

Looking for the cheapest flight from Melbourne to Kenya? While on average our users pay $1,503, our data indicates the cheapest price to be $747. The most popular route (Melbourne - Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta Intl), is priced around $1,591.

Can I fly to Kenya from Melbourne right now?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Melbourne to Kenya

Most visitors from Melbourne need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kenya.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Melbourne must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kenya.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Melbourne are not required to quarantine after entering Kenya.

Documents
Health Declaration Form - Travelers, including those in transit, are required to complete the traveler's Health Surveillance Form online before departure.

Electronic Visitor Visa - To visit Kenya for Business or Tourism, you require a visa.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.



East African Visitor Visa - This visa is for travelers visiting Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda for tourism during one trip. You can travel freely between these three countries, entering and exiting each country multiple times. You must start your trip in Kenya. The visa becomes invalid if you travel outside of these countries.

An eVisa is the fastest and easiest way of obtaining a visa as you can submit an application and supporting documents online. If approved, you'll receive your eVisa confirmation electronically. When you arrive at immigration, you will be asked for your passport and eVisa to ensure you have proper documentation.




Can I fly back to Melbourne from Kenya?

Returning to Melbourne from Kenya

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kenya must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Melbourne.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kenya are not required to quarantine after entering Melbourne.

Top 8 airlines flying from Melbourne to Kenya

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from Melbourne to Kenya choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
AirlineCheapestAverageFlexibilityOn-timeCOVID-19 safety
Etihad Airways
Cheapest$1,035
Average$1,574
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
China Southern
Cheapest$1,323
Average$1,665
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time69%
COVID-19 safety
Oman Air
Cheapest$1,335
Average$1,569
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time76%
COVID-19 safety
Qatar Airways
Cheapest$1,344
Average$1,917
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time68%
COVID-19 safety
South African
Cheapest$1,369
Average$1,660
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time78%
COVID-19 safety
Emirates
Cheapest$1,400
Average$1,823
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time75%
COVID-19 safety
Qantas Airways
Cheapest$1,500
Average$1,981
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time74%
COVID-19 safety
Kenya Airways
Cheapest$1,702
Average$2,116
FlexibilityNo cancel fee
On-time82%
COVID-19 safety