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 $ 814 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 718 (in may) and $ 1024 (in august), which is a saving of $ 97 or a surplus of $ 211 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $702 to $756 and it is generally more economical to leave on a thursday 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 7923 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 ($ 718, saving $ 97 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 814). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 1024).

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

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 748 good price
February $ 769 good price
March $ 748 good price
April $ 791 fair price
May $ 718
very good price
June $ 786 fair price
July $ 1006 high price
August $ 1024
very high price
September $ 784 good price
October $ 768 good price
November $ 740 good price
December $ 879 fair price

Price breakdown to travel from London to Bamako

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from London to Bamako range from $486 to $1187. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $486 to $540), 1% at the maximum price (from $1133 to $1187). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $702 to $756 (19% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the London->Bamako flight

There are 10 companies that serve London from Bamako airport: Ryanair, Turkish Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, EasyJet, Ethiopian Airlines, Vueling Airlines, British Airways, Air France, Wizz Air and Wizz Air Uk.

Data analysis:

Of the 7923 flights analyzed in previous years, Ryanair was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (24% of the time) on the London->Bamako route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, London-Bamako flights departing on a thursday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a thursday as your departure date, you can save an average of $7. On the other hand, departing on a monday may cost you an additional $12.

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 $31. Conversely, departing from Bamako on a friday may cost you an additional $24.

Top prices London-Bamako

Round tripDatesPrice
London → Bamako05-01 to 26-01-2024$ 717 
London → Bamako10-01 to 24-01-2024$ 582 
London → Bamako15-01 to 22-01-2024$ 700 
London → Bamako22-01 to 26-01-2024$ 607 
London → Bamako01-02 to 07-02-2024$ 715 
London → Bamako05-02 to 16-02-2024$ 686 
London → Bamako19-02 to 23-02-2024$ 691 
London → Bamako10-03 to 24-03-2024$ 699 
London → Bamako08-04 to 21-04-2024$ 696 
London → Bamako22-04 to 28-04-2024$ 692 

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 4 to 5 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 wednesday.

What month are you going to Bamako?

We specifically give you the best time to buy your plane ticket and the right price to pay based on your departure month:

january february march april may june july august september october november december

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 4 to 5 months before departure (it is then on average 749 $, which is a saving of 65 $ 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 (58 $ more than the average price).

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

Data analysis:

Statistically, wednesday is the day when plane tickets for London->Bamako are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a wednesday, you will save $19. Conversely, by buying it on a saturday, you may end up paying $30 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
December 2023$ 1012
$810 to $1321
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January 2024$ 763
$582 to $1014
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February 2024$ 755
$636 to $863
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March 2024$ 699
$699 to $699
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April 2024$ 1548
$692 to $3253
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June 2024$ 735
$735 to $735
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July 2024$ 822
$822 to $822
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Data analysis:

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

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