Kenya Airways Launches Direct Nairobi-Maputo Route

Direct Nairobi-Maputo flights by KQ, starting June 14, 2024.

Kenya Airways
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Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced the launch of a new route connecting Nairobi to Maputo, Mozambique.

The airline announced that it will start operating direct flights starting June 14, 2024, to meet the increasing demand for travel between East and Southern Africa.

KQ will operate three flights per week to the capital of Mozambique, Maputo on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Sundays.


Julius Thairu, Chief Commercial and Customer Officer at Kenya Airways, expressed enthusiasm about the new Nairobi-Maputo route: “The addition of Maputo to our network strengthens ties between Kenya and Mozambique, opening doors for increased trade, tourism, and cultural exchange.