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Smoking at Nairobi, Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (NBO)

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Before Security Smoking

Smoking is only permitted in designated areas outside the terminals.

After Security Smoking

Smokers lounge still open beside gate 22 (Dec 2021), from Jon, Dec 2021.

Update from Alberto, Aug 2021: Smoking area at gate 22

Update from unknown, March 2020: Smoking area still available.

Confirmed smoking room still open, between Gates 5&6. 16 August 2019. Update from Candice.

Smoking area at Jomo Kenyatta Internationals airport (Nairobi, Kenya) can be found after security next to gate 6. No food or drinks are allowed inside, but it’s free. Smoking area still confirmed 22 February 2019. Update from Sean B.

Feedback from Jani, Dec 2018: Smoking lounge at gate 6 confirmation in Dec 2018

There  is a smoking Lounge by gate 6, visited on 5th November 2017. Feedback from Kassam on the 5th November 2017.

Images of Smoke Areas


Further Information

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