Nairobi Airport Reviews

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Nairobi Airport Reviews

Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (IATA: NBO, ICAO: HKJK) is an international airport in Nairobi, the capital of and largest city in Kenya. Located in the Embakasi suburb 15 kilometres (9 mi) southeast of Nairobi’s central business district, the airport has scheduled flights to destinations in over 50 countries. The airport is named after Jomo Kenyatta, Kenya’s first president and prime minister.

Nairobi airport served 5,803,635 passengers in 2011, making it the ninth-busiest airport in Africa by total passengers. The airport is the hub for flag carrier Kenya Airways and low-cost carrier Fly540.

The original terminal, located on the north side of the runway, is used by the Kenya Air Force and is sometimes referred as Old Embakasi Airport.

The current terminal building is arranged in a semi-circular orientation and is divided into three parts: Units 1 and 2 are used for international arrivals and departures, whilst Unit 3 handles domestic passengers.

The main entrance to Nairobi Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is on Airport South Road, which can be accessed by an exit from the A109 expressway (Mombasa Road).

Services:

ATMs / Cash Machines – Yes
Business Centre – Yes
Car Rentals – Yes
Children’s Play Areas – Yes
Currency Exchange – Yes
Food / Restaurants – Yes: Bars & Restaurants
Information Desk – info not available
Luggage Storage / Lockers – Yes
Prayer Room – Yes
Showers – Yes
Internet – WiFi is available at the Nairobi Airport for a fee.

Airport opening hours:
open 24 hours

Website:
Nairobi Airport Official Website

Nairobi Airport Map

Nairobi Airport Weather Forecast

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