update (21 Feb 2014): Travellers are not only advised to be at the airport at least an hour earlier than normal, the Airport South Road between Outering Road/Airport North Road Overpass and Freight Terminal Road is also closed since 20 Feb 2014 until further notice!
PUBLIC NOTICE @Ma3Route @overlapKE @RoadAlertsKE @Kenya_Airports @KenyaAirways pic.twitter.com/TGNvHd2vIc
— Mufaddal Haamid (@mufhaamid) February 19, 2014
Kenya's flag carrier, Kenya Airways, advises all travellers departing from Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Nairobi to plan to be at the airport at least an hour before normal check-in time. The advice follows enhanced security measures implemented by the Kenya Airports Authority.
Kenya Airways usually recommends all international travellers to check in at least two and a half hours before departure of flight (irrespective of class of travel). Counters close one hour prior to departure. Domestic travellers are required to check in at least one and a half hours (irrespective of class of travel). Counters close 30 minutes to departure.