In order to experience the local Swahili culture, get absorbed in a rich historical tapestry or observe marine wildlife animals in their natural habitats during a deep dive, you need to fly to Mombasa.
Take a flight to Mombasa Moi International Airport and visit the capital of Kenya and the biggest city in East Africa.
Just an hour from Nairobi, thirteen-hour flight from London and 2 hours from Addis Ababa, the beach capital of Kenya is easily accessible and with Jumia Travel you can get great value deals on direct flights.
Arriving at Moi International Airport in Mombasa
All cheap flights to Mombasa will land at Mombasa International Airport (IATA: MBA), the main airport in Coast of Kenya. It is located about 10 km from the city centre.
Many hotels also offer airport pick-up. Other shuttle services and taxis such as Uber, Little Cabs, Taxify can be reserved in advance but check their reputation before booking.
Book your flight to Mombasa with total confidence
Search and compare flight prices across the best travel agents and airlines to get the best flight deals to Mombasa. Book your flights to Mombasa with confidence; there’s no commission to pay as you book directly with your chosen flight provider.
Once you get great deals on local and international flights to Mombasa, Kenya, choose Economy Class or treat yourself to the Business Class section. The choice is yours.
About Flying to Mombasa
Flights to Mombasa from Europe
Most flights to Mombasa from Europe include at least one stop and take about 15 hours. Cheaper flights to Mombasa have a stop at Istanbul or Addis Ababa. There aren't any non-stop flights to Mombasa from the UK or France other than the daily connections with British Airways and Kenya Airways from London's Heathrow Airport or Paris' Charles de Gaulle with a stop at Nairobi.
Flights to Mombasa from North America or Australia
There are not yet direct flights to Mombasa from the USA or Canada. Flights from the US and Canada go via one of the European or African hubs.Addis, Lagos. When flying from Australia or New Zealand, you normally get connecting flights in Asia, Middle East or South Africa. Flights to Mombasa from other African Countries Many airline companies operate in Mombasa with regional flights from African destinations with a stop at Nairobi including Uganda (Entebbe), Tanzania (Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar, Kilimanjaro), South Africa, and other African countries.
There are direct flights to Mombasa from Addis Ababa but no direct flights from Dubai (UAE), Guangzhou (China), Doha (Qatar).
Domestic Flights to Mombasa
There are a good number of Kenya airlines making it possible for one to get cheap domestic flights. Main airline companies offering domestic flights to Mombasa are:
These companies propose flights from Nairobi, Eldoret, Kisumu, Lamu, Malindi, safari destinations (Mount Kenya, Samburu, Masai Mara, Kilimanjaro, Tsavo) and connect even the desert outpost of Lodwar to the rest of the country.
Airlines flying to Mombasa
Popular international airlines flying to Mombasa are:
How long is the flight to Mombasa?
When to fly to Mombasa, Kenya?
The High season that falls in mid-June through October and mid-December to February is preferred to the low season mainly because of its dry weather. The low season mainly falls between April to June when the country is experiencing the long rainy season. Accommodation and flight rates drop to as low as 30% compared to charges during high season.
When to Buy Airline Tickets to Get the Cheapest Fare to Mombasa?
The best time to book an international flights to Mombasa is between 5 months and 1 ½ months before departure.
During peak seasons such as June, July, and August and during the December holidays, Jumia Travel generally advises travellers to buy their tickets at least 2 months in advance but prime booking dates vary by origin.
What is the best day of the week to fly to Mombasa?
Be a little flexible with your flight itinerary and you could save some money. Tuesdays and Wednesdays are generally the least expensive days for domestic flights with Friday and Sunday being the most expensive.
Last Minute Flight Deals
Need a flight to Mombasa to attend the last minute business meeting? It's never too late for last minute deals, we'll find the perfect flight for you!
How to get a visa for Mombasa?
A passport and visa are required for entry into Kenya. A passport valid for at least six months from the date of entry, and with at least two blank pages, is required. Applications for a Kenyan visa are done electronically on evisa.go.ke
You are advised to apply for a visa 7 days in advance of your intended travel date.
Do you need a yellow fever vaccination for Kenya?
There is a low potential for exposure to yellow fever in Mombasa. The government of Kenya requires proof of yellow fever vaccination only if you are traveling from a country with risk of yellow fever. Country requirements are subject to change at any time. Updates and a complete list can be found at Countries with risk of yellow fever virus (YFV) transmission.
Is there a risk of Malaria in Mombasa?
Malaria risk is high in Mombasa and the immediate surrounding areas, such as Malindi, Kilifi, and Watamu. Advise taking anti-malaria pills.
Book cheap flights to Mombasa, MBA, Kenya with Jumia Travel! Happy travels!
Most of the cheap flights to Mombasa will land at Moi International Airport (IATA: MBA), the main airport in Mombasa. It is located about 15 km from the central business district.
Pre-paid vouchers for official taxis (yellow or with a yellow line) can be obtained at the taxi service desk. Many hotels also offer airport pick-up. Other shuttle services and taxis such as Uber and Little Cabs can be reserved in advance but check their reputation before booking.
Book your flight to Mombasa with total confidence
Get great deals on local or international flights to Mombasa, MBA. Search and compare flight prices across the best travel agents and airlines to get the best flight deals. Book your flights to Mombasa with confidence; there’s no commission to pay as you book directly with your chosen flight provider.
Already found your dream flight to Mombasa? During your flight to Mombasa, sit back and relax in Economy Class or treat yourself to the Business Class section- the choice is yours.