21-04-2020 by redazione
As part of the options currently available to reach Europe, a special Kenya Airways flight is being organised, as informed by the local Embassy ("High Commission") of the United Kingdom, with departure scheduled for next Friday 24 April from Nairobi JKIA to London. A connecting flight from Mombasa to Nairobi operated by Jambo Jet will also be available.
According to the High Commission of the United Kingdom, this flight, being still awaiting clearance from the Kenyan authorities, may be subject to date or time changes, or even cancellation.
The cost of the ticket is Euro 1609.
Reservations for the flight from Nairobi to London are open on the Kenya Airways website ( https://www.kenya-airways.com/en-uk/repatriation-flights ) or by calling the following numbers from 8.00 to 17.00:
+254 711 024747;
+254 734 104747;
+254 203 274 747.
For reservations on the connecting flight from Mombasa to Nairobi please contact Jambo Jet at the following numbers:
+254 711 024545, +254 734 104545 or at the following e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Attention is drawn to the need, in order to be able to board the above flight, to undergo prior laboratory tests for COVID-19 negativity. Those who have purchased the ticket can go to one of the Lancet laboratories in Kenya (https://lancet.co.ke/branches/) for a free test to be carried out within 72 hours of departure. The results will be available within 24 hours and will be shared with Kenya Airways. Those who test positive will be refunded the cost of the ticket, except for the cost of the test (approximately $80).
Connections from London to Italy:
Please note that from London there are special flights to Rome with Alitalia, with limited capacity. It is therefore suggested to check, in advance of the possible purchase of the flight to London, the availability of seats that can be booked on the following website:
It is also suggested to consult the websites and Twitter and Facebook profiles of the Embassy and Consulate General in London:
Move within Kenya to reach Nairobi airport:
For travel within Kenya to reach Nairobi and Mombasa airports, it is recommended that you contact this Embassy immediately after purchasing your ticket in order to facilitate the necessary authorization to travel between counties.
In case of group travel, in particular from the coast, this may be coordinated by this Embassy.
Please note that you can contact our Embassy at the following emergency numbers:
+254 722 514 327 or +254 110 093 926.
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