Looking for information on Nairobi International Airport? JetLink has everything you need to know ahead of your flight.
About the airport
Airlines flying to JKIA by departure terminal
Terminal 1A: International Airlines
Airlines flying from Nairobi include Air Mauritius, China Southern, Kenya Airways and Precision Air. Thanks to extensive facilities and security upgrades at JKIA, the airline is expected to be approved for direct flights from the United States soon.
Terminal 1B: International Airlines
International carriers flying from JKIA Terminal 1B include British Airways, Brussels Airline, Condor Airlines, Fly Emirates, SAA, Swiss International Airlines, as well as Turkish Airlines. Air India may fly from this terminal again starting in 2017.
Terminal 1C: International Airlines
Non-domestic airlines flying from Terminal 1C include Air Arabia, Air Mozambique, EgyptAir, Ethiopian Airlines, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Rwandair and Saudi Arabian Airlines. Air India may also fly from this terminal when it recommences flights to Nairobi in 2017.
Terminal 1D: Domestic Airlines
Terminal 2: Domestic Airlines
Airlines operating cargo flights from JKIA, Nairobi, include Air France, Astral Aviation, Ethiopian Airlines, Fly Emirates, Lufhansa Cargo and Martin Air.
JKIA Airport location and directions
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is situated in a suburb called Embakasi, situated 15km (9mi) southeast of Nairobi’s central business district. While this may not sound far, Kenya’s traffic jams are notorious. Factoring in sufficient time to commute to the airport ahead of a flight is highly advisable. You can view the airport’s location on the below Google Map.
Hotels near Jomo Kenyatta Airport
A great option if you’re looking for a premium hotel close to the airport is the newly launched Lazizzi Premier Hotel Nairobi. Situated in close proximity and boasting state of the art conference facilities and luxurious rooms, it is the perfect place to stay in Kenya whether you’re travelling for business or pleasure.
Contact Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Address: Airport North Road, Nairobi, 00501
Telephone: +254(0)20 661
Website: JKIA Official Website.