If you are actually flying from London, United Kingdom to Nairobi, Kenya or if you are just curious to know the flight time between London and Nairobi, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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London Nairobi

Flight time from London to Nairobi is 8 hours 35 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from LHR to NBO is 8 hours 35 minutes (Operated by Kenya Airways)

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How long does it take to fly from London to Nairobi?

Non-stop flight time from London to Nairobi is around 8 hours 45 minutes.

Fastest one-stop flight between London and Nairobi takes close to 11 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 37 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from any of the airports in London to one of the two major airports that serves Nairobi.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, London - Nairobi flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 24 hrs .

The nearest airport to London, is London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and the nearest airport to Nairobi, is Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

Distance from London to Nairobi is approximately 6840 kilometers.

Flights from London to Nairobi • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from London arrive at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Nairobi has 1 international airport and 1 medium airports.

Kenya Airways
LHR ➝ NBO
8 hrs 35 mins
Non-Stop
British Airways
LHR ➝ NBO
8 hrs 35 mins
Non-Stop

Flight time from London to Nairobi via Amsterdam • LHR to NBO via AMS

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport via Amsterdam-Schiphol Airport, Netherlands on KLM Royal Dutch Airlines flight is 12 hours 55 minutes

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines
LHR ➝ AMS ➝ NBO
Total flight duration
12 hours 55 minutes
LHR to AMS → 1 hour 15 minutes
AMS Stop 3 hours 35 minutes
AMS to NBO → 8 hours 5 minutes

Flight time from London to Nairobi via Doha • LHR to NBO via DOH

Flight duration from London Heathrow Airport to Jomo Kenyatta International Airport via Doha Airport, Qatar on Qatar Airways flight is 36 hours 15 minutes

Qatar Airways
LHR ➝ DOH ➝ NBO
Total flight duration
36 hours 15 minutes
LHR to DOH → 6 hours 40 minutes
DOH Stop 23 hours 55 minutes
DOH to NBO → 5 hours 40 minutes

Airlines operating flights between London and Nairobi

London time is 2 hours behind Nairobi

Current time in London, United Kingdom : Fri, 1 Jul, 2016, 10:50 AM,
London Timezone: BST (+01:00)

Current time in Nairobi, Kenya :, Fri, 1 Jul, 2016, 12:50 PM +03:00,
Nairobi Timezone: EAT (+03:00)

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LHR to NBO Flight - London Airport to Nairobi Airport Flight Route Map

Location of London Airport & Nairobi Airport is given below. Click the map to view London to Nairobi flight path and travel direction.

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