Arriving in Nairobi

Plan your flights to Nairobi with Etihad Airways to enjoy the scenic landscape and well-kept wildlife sanctuaries that are home to a number of diverse wild animals. Also, take some time to enjoy and appreciate the rich history and culture of the city.

Plan Your Nairobi Holiday

Nairobi is famous for safaris, and tourism is increasing rapidly in this city as a result, with the emphasis on the summer months. Nairobi is a destination which can be enjoyed all year round, however, with plenty to attract visitors. Museums, religious buildings and the opportunity to sample the way of life in this African city all contribute to its popularity.

You can expect to find a good package if you want to travel to Nairobi in the months of June and July when the temperatures are moderate and the safari season is in full swing. We advise you to book your tickets to Nairobi as early as possible if you want to visit the city during the safari season. Cheap hotels in Nairobi are available during peak season but need to be booked well in advance. For information on flight deals to Nairobi please visit our Deals section.

Flying from New Zealand

Book your flights from New Zealand to destinations all over the world with Etihad Airways to experience an outstanding service that addresses your every need.

Major Airports in New Zealand

International flights from New Zealand are available from the country’s largest airport, Auckland Airport (AKL). There are two passenger terminals, the Domestic Terminal and the International Terminal, with free bus services in-between and passenger parking. Many services are available, including foreign exchange and banking, medical services, and shops and restaurants.

From Christchurch, international flights leave Christchurch International Airport (CHC). The airport has two terminals; one on the ground level and the new level 1 terminal. Take advantage of the duty free and restaurants while you wait.

Airport Transportation in New Zealand

From Auckland, you have the option of taking a bus to Auckland Airport, which takes approximately 40 minutes from the city centre. There is no train to Auckland Airport, but you can take a taxi if you prefer. During morning or evening rush hours, be sure to allow at least an hour for travel.

You can take a taxi to Christchurch Airport and take advantage of the Drop-Off Zone on the ground floor. The airport is 12km from Christchurch City centre.

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Interested in Nairobi? Consider Marrakech

Book your flights to Marrakech with Etihad Airways and be enthralled by this fascinating and captivating city, which abounds with history, beauty and Berber tradition.

Plan Your Marrakech Holiday

There are countless reasons to travel to Marrakech but to truly experience the city, allow yourself a few days to explore this energetic and culturally significant destination. From the heart of the city, to the chaotic and occasionally bewildering souks, to the gardens and museums, to the Sahara Desert and the Atlas Mountains and to the tombs and palaces of antiquity, you are sure to have an exhilarating and rewarding experience, which you can contemplate in the many peaceful gardens which the city possesses.

Climate can be an issue; if you struggle with temperature it is best avoid the summer heat from June to August. In this peak season 40 degrees is not unusual. We recommend you book your tickets to Marrakech well in advance and be aware of the climate. The cooler off peak season runs from September to May and is the best time to find cheap hotels in Marrakech. You can visit our Deals section to find flight deals to Marrakech throughout the year.

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