Best time to go: what is the RIGHT price for a round-trip flight to Bamako (from: London)

The average price to go to Bamako from London airport is $ 836 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 733 (in may) and $ 1042 (in august), which is a saving of $ 104 or a surplus of $ 206 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $709 to $763 and it is generally more economical to leave on a friday and return on a monday on a flight with 1 or more layovers.

Be careful, the cheapest months may correspond to unfavorable weather periods . Check out our page best time to go to Bamako before booking your flight.

If you want to know when to book your flight at the best price, go straight to the second part of this page: When to buy your London-Bamako plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 9468 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Bamako from London and can thus establish precise and credible price variation trends based on different parameters. Of course, prices can vary from year to year, but the seasonal aspect of this data (recurrence of school holidays, events... from year to year) makes these statistics quite reliable.

Average price depending on the departure month

Data analysis:

By leaving in may, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 733, saving $ 104 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 836). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 1042).

Flight London-Bamako: when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Good price* Average price Our opinion
January$ 688 $ 802 fair price
February$ 668 $ 791 good price
March$ 664 $ 807 fair price
April$ 713 $ 811 fair price
May$ 654 $ 733 very good price
June$ 725 $ 797 good price
July$ 820 $ 1012 high price
August$ 891 $ 1042 very high price
September$ 727 $ 787 good price
October$ 667 $ 776 good price
November$ 665 $ 761 good price
December$ 761 $ 912 fair price

*great price to buy your plane ticket: if you see this price or cheaper during your flight search, go for it and buy it!

Price breakdown to travel from London to Bamako

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from London to Bamako range from $490 to $1199. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $491 to $545), 1% at the maximum price (from $1144 to $1199). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $709 to $763 (18% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the London->Bamako flight

There are 11 companies that serve London from Bamako airport: Ryanair, Turkish Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, EasyJet, Ethiopian Airlines, Vueling Airlines, British Airways, Wizz Air Uk, Air France, Wizz Air and wizz air malta.

Data analysis:

Of the 9468 flights analyzed in previous years, Ryanair was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (20% of the time) on the London->Bamako route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, London-Bamako flights departing on a friday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a friday as your departure date, you can save an average of $15. On the other hand, departing on a saturday may cost you an additional $11.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Bamako to London departing on a monday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a monday for your return date, you will save an average of $33. Conversely, departing from Bamako on a friday may cost you an additional $31.


Top prices London-Bamako

Round tripDatesPrice
London → Bamako21-05 to 28-05-2024$ 666 
London → Bamako04-06 to 11-06-2024$ 794 
London → Bamako24-06 to 28-06-2024$ 802 
London → Bamako02-09 to 06-09-2024$ 762 
London → Bamako10-09 to 22-09-2024$ 676 
London → Bamako01-10 to 10-10-2024$ 722 
London → Bamako22-10 to 29-10-2024$ 790 
London → Bamako01-11 to 08-11-2024$ 778 
London → Bamako03-02 to 10-02-2025$ 713 
London → Bamako01-04 to 08-04-2025$ 802 


When to book your flight London - Bamako to get the cheapest price?

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 3 to 4 months in advance. However, you may end up paying a high price if you book between 0 to 1 month in advance.

Did you know: the price of plane tickets not only varies depending on how far in advance you book, but also on the day of the week you book! So, to maximize your chances of getting the best price for a London-Bamako flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a sunday.

How far in advance should I buy my flight?

Data analysis:

To get the cheapest flight ticket from London to Bamako, it is recommended to buy it 3 to 4 months before departure (it is then on average 770 $, which is a saving of 66 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 0 to 1 month in advance, you will pay the full price (68 $ more than the average price).

Depending on the departure month

The best time to buy your London to Bamako flight ticket may vary depending on your departure month. Therefore, we offer you statistics on when to book your flight month by month.

Departure on... How far in advance should I book?
January

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 668 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 710), 2 to 3 months ($ 717)

February

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 733 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 737)

March

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 660 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 721), 2 to 3 months ($ 668), 4 to 5 months ($ 668)

April

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 751 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 783), 4 to 5 months ($ 802)

May

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 718 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 732)

June

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 732 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 773), 2 to 3 months ($ 760)

July

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 856 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 950), 2 to 3 months ($ 857)

August

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 940 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 1042), 2 to 3 months ($ 974)

September

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 748 $)

Other interesting period(s): 4 to 5 months ($ 760)

October

Best time: 3 to 4 months before departure (average price: 706 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 718)

November

Best time: 2 to 3 months before departure (average price: 668 $)

Other interesting period(s): 1 to 2 months ($ 681)

December

Best time: 1 to 2 months before departure (average price: 805 $)

Other interesting period(s): 2 to 3 months ($ 862)

What day of the week should I book my flight ticket?

Data analysis:

Statistically, sunday is the day when plane tickets for London->Bamako are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a sunday, you will save $15. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $19 more.



London to Bamako: flight price when booking today

Information: this data is not statistics but comes from real prices collected less than 7 days ago. Some months may not be available as we do not have enough data for them.

Month Current price
May 2024$ 843
$666 to $947
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June 2024$ 937
$688 to $3016
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July 2024$ 1067
$825 to $1861
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August 2024$ 916
$887 to $943
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September 2024$ 781
$676 to $844
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October 2024$ 796
$722 to $843
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November 2024$ 778
$778 to $778
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January 2025$ 831
$831 to $831
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February 2025$ 713
$713 to $713
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April 2025$ 802
$802 to $802
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, august, february and april are cheaper to travel to Bamako. So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!



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