Kenya Airways to operate more flights to Mombasa & Kisumu to cater for Easter demand

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Kenya Airways (KQ) has announced that it will operate a Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Nairobi-Mombasa route to cater for extra passengers during the Easter Holiday period. Additionally, the airline has said that it has revised its schedule and increased capacity on the Kisumu and Mombasa routes.

The airline will upgrade a total of 6 flights to operate the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on the Nairobi-Mombasa route; 2 flights on Thursday 18th April, 1 flight on Good Friday, 1 flight on Easter Sunday and 2 flights on Easter Monday.

Kenya Airways will also schedule an additional flight to Kisumu on Thursday 18th and Monday 22nd April operating the Q400 aircraft. This will increase the number of flights to the Lakeside City from 4 to 5 on both days.

“The increased capacity will give our customers greater choice and flexibility in planning their travel during this peak travel period. Our customers to Mombasa will also get a chance to experience the state-of the-art Dreamliner which usually operates on international routes,” said Kenya Airways Group MD and CEO, Sebastian Mikosz.

Below is the flight schedule for Mombasa and Kisumu routes for Easter.

Nairobi- Mombasa
Dates: April 2019 Upgraded to Dreamliner Route Departure (local time)
Thursday, 18th KQ 608 Nairobi- Mombasa 15:30
KQ 609 Mombasa- Nairobi 17:30
KQ 618 Nairobi- Mombasa 20:30
KQ 619 Mombasa- Nairobi 22:30
Friday, 19th KQ 608 Nairobi- Mombasa 15:30
KQ 609 Mombasa- Nairobi 17:30
Sunday, 21st KQ 608 Nairobi- Mombasa 15:30
KQ 609 Mombasa- Nairobi 17:30
Monday, 22nd KQ 608 Nairobi- Mombasa 15:30
KQ 609 Mombasa- Nairobi 17:30
KQ 616 Nairobi- Mombasa 19:30
KQ 617 Mombasa- Nairobi 21:30
Nairobi-Kisumu
  Additional Flight     
Thursday, 18th KQ676 Nairobi- Kisumu 18:00
KQ677 Kisumu- Nairobi 19:20
Monday, 22nd KQ676 Nairobi- Kisumu 18:00
KQ677 Kisumu- Nairobi 19:20

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