Etihad Airways Resumes Direct Flights to Nairobi from May 2024

Etihad Airways to offer daily Abu Dhabi-Nairobi flights from May 1, 2024, boosting East Africa-GCC connectivity.

Etihad Airways A320

Etihad Airways (EY) is set to resume flights to East Africa with daily direct flights between Abu Dhabi and Nairobi on May 1, 2024.

Restoring Non-Stop Commercial Passenger Connections

The airline outlined that this move will re-establish non-stop commercial passenger connections between the two cities. This will provide passengers from Kenya with convenient connections to Etihad flights to the GCC, the US, Europe, India, and South-East Asia.

CEO of Etihad Airways, Antonoaldo Neves, excited about the resumption of flights to Nairobi:


“We are thrilled to be re-starting flights to Nairobi, a dynamic and exciting city in itself and also the gateway to a Kenyan safari, a dream adventure for many travellers, offering a view of the diverse and magnificent wildlife of Africa.”

A Balloon Safari / Etihad

Etihad Airways will operate these daily flights using a modern Airbus A320, equipped with both Business and Economy cabins. Etihad is known for its award-winning service. Tickets can be booked on the airline’s website.