Nairobi Airport (NBO)
Location: The airport is situated 10 miles (16km) south east of
Time: GMT +3.
The KBS bus service 34 leaves fairly regularly for the city
centre; most travellers however take a taxi or arrange to be picked
up by their hotel or tour operator. The Mercedes taxis take
passengers to the central city hotels for a fixed fare.
Avis, Europcar and Hertz, among others, are represented at the
The facilities at the airport are fairly limited, but include a
bank and bureau de change, left luggage, telephones and fax,
medical aid, a bar and restaurant, duty-free shops selling curios,
a post office, tourist information and hotel reservations. There
are disabled facilities, but passengers should advise their airline
in advance of any special needs.
Parking at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport is charged at KSH
60 per hour for short-term parking, and KSH 70 per hour for
Departure Tax: US$20, but this is usually included in the ticket