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Flights to Mombasa in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inOctoberBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 1,233Average for round-trip flights in May 2021
Round-trip fromC$ 1,463From Toronto to Mombasa

Cheap flights to Mombasa in May, June 2021

The best prices found for MBA flights for May, June
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,403pp
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Toronto Pearson Intl
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MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
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Toronto Pearson Intl
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,463pp
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Toronto Pearson Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
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MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
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Toronto Pearson Intl
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,465pp
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Toronto Pearson Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
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Mombasa Moi Intl
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Mombasa 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Mombasa found for this year
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,403pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,463pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
1 STOP
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
13 May - 17 May
C$ 1,465pp
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Toronto Pearson Intl
Ethiopian Air
 
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MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
MBA
Mombasa Moi Intl
Ethiopian Air
   
2 STOPS
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Toronto Pearson Intl

Cheapest prices for Mombasa flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Mombasa found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
C$ 1,194
February
C$ 1,198
March
C$ 1,173
April
C$ 1,175
May
C$ 923
June
C$ 1,311
July
C$ 1,312
August
C$ 1,311
September
C$ 1,159
October
C$ 1,005
November
C$ 1,180
December
C$ 1,176
May is currently the cheapest month to fly to Mombasa. At this moment in time July is the most expensive month. These prices are determined by multiple factors and booking in advance can help keep costs down if your schedule is not as flexible.

When is the best time to fly to Mombasa?

Average Mombasa Moi Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
YTO - MBA
Price
C$ 923 - C$ 2,032
MBA
Temperature
28 - 33 °C
MBA
Rainfall
10 - 238 mm

Since Mombasa always boasts temperatures in the 20’s and 30’s, it’s never a bad time to visit. Booking accommodation and flights to Mombasa in July when things cool and calm down a little is recommended. Many festivities happen throughout the year in Mombasa and one definitely not too miss is their annual Carnival in November. Crowds unite to witness local Kenyan dancers, musicals, local bands, crafts, food, parades and many other activities expressing the Kenyan culture.

Although the heat never completely leaves, the month of July tends to be the peak season in Mombasa and when the temperature cools down to the low 20’s, beckoning the most travellers to book flights to Mombasa in pursuit of outdoor activities, trekking, and exploration. 

Less traveller’s plan holidays to Mombasa in the hotter months of February and March during the sticky wet season, but if you can deal with the heat and humidity, then you’ll be able to find great deals on accommodation and cheap flights to Mombasa in either month.

When is the best time to book a flight to Mombasa?

The price you pay for your flight to Mombasa may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 61 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase in the final two weeks or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Mombasa?

Sunday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Mombasa. Flying on Tuesday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Mombasa?

Mombasa flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the afternoon. Booking a flight in the morning will likely mean higher prices.

Mombasa overview

Mombasa is Kenya’s second largest city, where fun, exploration, and new experiences make for an unforgettable trip to Africa’s coastal region. Settled along the southern coast, the unofficial Kenyan capital is laced with beautiful beaches (namely Diani and Lamu) that summon travellers to embark on a relaxing sunny getaway. 

Since the 15th century, Mombasa has been a very influential trading port, and its history decorates every corner of the city. A stroll through the streets introduces you to fruit vendors, bright buildings, and vibrant people. A stroll along the old section of town will connect you with the city’s Swahili roots, and a visit to one of the 16th century forts will teach you about the country’s painful past during the slave trade, and how the area’s progress was built on a treacherous history of inequality. 

On the brighter side, its proximity to the Indian Ocean provides it with exotic beaches, beautiful marine life, and world-class hotels. During your travel to Mombasa, make sure to take advantage of all the outdoor excursions possible from safaris, to camping trips, to swimming, fishing, and sports. 

The exquisite nightlife is incomparable, and cuisine ranges from British, Chinese, Italian, and Indian, not to mention traditional Kenyan seafood, spices, and concoctions.

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Mombasa climate

Mombasa simmers in the summer time, from December until April, and its tropical humidity is the reason for its lush green vegetation and gorgeous, addictive landscapes. If you’re planning on booking your flights to Mombasa between December and April, you might be a bit uncomfortable with the heat and humidity, not to mention the onslaught of precipitation. A better time to go is between May and November, when milder conditions prevail, and a little less sunlight calls for less humidity and calmer daytime temperatures.

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Getting around Mombasa

Taxis are the best way to get around Mombasa. If you’re looking to explore outside of town, this busy hub has trains running to Nairobi several times a week. Mombasa taxis are generally cheap, but rates can change. It’s a good idea to ask a local what a fare should be, so you can negotiate with your driver if needed. You can identify a taxi by its paper license plate posted in the window, as lighted signs are rare. The most common form of public transportation in Mombasa is a mini bus/taxi called a matutu which can hold more people than you’d expect, so don’t be afraid of getting separated from your group.

Local Airport

Flights to Mombasa are served by Moi International Airport (MBA).  

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Mombasa?

Travellers will need to book flights to Moi Intl (MBA) if they wish to fly to Mombasa. The Mombasa airport is 8.0 km from the city centre.

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