Fly540 is a low-cost carrier from Kenya operating both domestic and international flights. Initially established in 2006, Fly540 now flies to 10 destinations out of its hub at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport. Although most of the flights offered by the airline are within Kenya, it also flies to South Sudan and Tanzania with its fleet of 5 aircraft. Headquartered in Nairobi, the capital of Kenya, Fly540 previously owned two subsidiary airlines up until 2014 and has recently benefited from extensive investments to boost its network of flights.

*This information is correct as of April 2017

Why Fly with Fly540

How to Check in

Travelers catching flights with Fly540 are able to check in over the web to save time at the airport, or you can do things the usual way at a check in counter at the airport. For those looking to check in online, the service is available from 48 hours up to 2 hours before departure times and also enables travelers to select a preferred seat and print off a boarding pass. Passengers wishing to check in at the airport should be advised that the airline recommends checking in no later than 2 hours before international flights and 40 minutes before domestic flights.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

All passengers flying with Fly540 are allowed to check in baggage as part of the fare, while you are also entitled to bring hand baggage on board flights. All travelers are allowed to check in one bag up to 20kg, while any hand baggage taken on board must not exceed 56cm x 45cm x 25cm. Be advised that exceeding your baggage allowances will incur excess baggage fees, so make sure you pack as light as possible.


During the online check in process, passengers are able to select a preferred seat over the web so you can make sure you are sat with friends and family. On board fights travelers are served a range of refreshments and snacks such as juice and biscuits. On some flights hot drinks such as tea and coffee as well as sandwiches are served complimentary.

Booking Fees

There are no hidden booking fees to be paid when purchasing flights with Fly540.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.