Best Domestic Airlines in Kenya

Domestic flights are passenger and cargo flights that operate in the same country. For example, flying from Wilson Airport (WIL) and landing at Ukunda Airport (UKA) in Kenya. These flights are usually cheaper than international flights. This is because of their affordable costs and shorter travel time.

In Kenya, several domestic airlines are flying between major cities and most of the magical safari destinations. These airlines include Jambo jet, Air Kenya, Fly540, Mombasa Air Safari, and Safarilink.

Below is a list of all of the best domestic airlines operating flights within Kenya.

List of Domestic Airlines in Kenya

  1. Kenya Airways
  2. Jambo jet
  3. Air Kenya
  4. Fly540
  5. Safarilink
  6. Mombasa Air Safari

#1 Kenya Airways (KQ)

Kenya Airways (KQ) is the National carrier in Kenya. Its main hub is at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA). The airline operates domestic flights to the following destinations within Kenya: Mombasa, Kisumu, Malindi, and Nairobi.

Although KQ has historically operated other aircrafts such as Airbus and Fokker, its current fleet is of Boeing models.

Kenya Airways Contacts

Online Booking Website:

  • Mobile: +254 711 024 747
  • Whatsapp: +254 705 474 747
  • Email:

#2 Jambo jet

Jambo jet is a low-cost airline and a subsidiary of Kenya Airways. It offers affordable domestic flights throughout Kenya. This budget carrier flies between Nairobi and local destinations including Lamu, Malindi, Ukunda, Kisumu, Mombasa, and Eldoret. Also, it has scheduled flights to regional cities like Kigali, Entebbe, and Goma.

Jambojet online booking

Jambojet operates a fleet of airlines to more than 8 magical destinations in the East African region. They have scheduled flights to Kigali, Goma DRC, Mombasa, Diani, Lamu, Kisumu, Eldoret, and Malindi. Travelers can plan their trips, book flight tickets and manage their bookings online. The Jambo jet online booking platform is secure and easy to use.

Jambo Jet Contacts

  • Website:
  • Mobile: +254 711 024 501
  • General inquiries:
  • Bookings:

#3 Air Kenya

From its primary hub at Wilson Airport (WIL), AirKenya operates scheduled domestic flights within Kenya. Most of its journeys are to Kenya’s best tourist destinations. The airline serves Diani beach and Safari hotspots such as Nanyuki, Masai Mara, Amboseli, Samburu, and Lewa Downs.

Air Kenya Contacts

  • Booking Site:
  • Phone: 254 20 391 6000
  • Email:

#4 Fly540

Fly540 is a low-cost domestic airline, connecting major cities and tourist destinations in Kenya. The airline operates some of the best and most affordable flights in Kenya.

Fly540 Main Office Contacts

Their main office is located at the Watermark Business Park, Ndege Road, Nairobi. But they also have other booking centers at JKIA, Lamu, Malindi, and Mombasa.

  • Booking Website:
  • Mobile: +254 733 540 540
  • Email:

#5 Safarilink Aviation

Safarilink is based at Nairobi’s Wilson Airport (WIL) and provides regional and domestic flights. They have daily services to many destinations within Kenya.

Safarilink Office Contacts

  • Location: Phoenix House ‚ Wilson Airport.
  • Booking Website:
  • Email:
  • Mobile: +254730888000

#6 Mombasa Air Safari

Mombasa Air Safari operates domestic flights from its hub at Moi International Airport in Mombasa. The airline specializes in direct flights between the coastal city and the best safari destinations in Kenya. If you are looking for the best flights to the Masai Mara or Tsavo, try out Mombasa Air.

Mombasa Air Safari Contacts

Moi International Airport, Mombasa.
  • Website:
  • E-mail:
  • Tel 1: 0734 500 500
  • Tel 2: 0701 400 400
Wilson Airport, Nairobi.
  • Email:
  • Tel 1: 0734 400 400
  • Tel 2: 0701 100 100


Other domestic airlines in Kenya include Skyward Express, Jetways, African Express Airways, and East African Safari Air.

Also Read: Top 10 Best Airports in Kenya