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

The average price to go to Rwanda (Kigali) from London airport is $ 703 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 584 (in march) and $ 919 (in august), which is a saving of $ 119 or a surplus of $ 217 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $541 to $595 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 Rwanda (Kigali) 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-Rwanda (Kigali) plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 60000 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Rwanda (Kigali) 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 march, the price of the plane ticket will statistically be the cheapest ($ 584, saving $ 119 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 703). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 919).

Flight London-Rwanda (Kigali): when is the best time to go for the best price?

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 669 good price
February $ 629 good price
March $ 584
very good price
April $ 662 good price
May $ 619 good price
June $ 636 good price
July $ 851 high price
August $ 919
very high price
September $ 671 good price
October $ 665 good price
November $ 631 good price
December $ 891 high price

Price breakdown to travel from London to Rwanda (Kigali)

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from London to Rwanda (Kigali) range from $378 to $1135. 1% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $379 to $433), 1% at the maximum price (from $1081 to $1135). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $541 to $595 (17% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the London->Rwanda flight

There are 14 companies that serve London from Rwanda (Kigali) airport: Turkish Airlines, Brussels Airlines, KLM, Ethiopian Airlines, Rwandair Express, Ryanair, EgyptAir, Qatar Airways, Lufthansa, British Airways, Wizz Air, Air France, EasyJet and Swiss.

Data analysis:

Of the 60000 flights analyzed in previous years, Turkish Airlines was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (26% of the time) on the London->Rwanda route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, London-Rwanda (Kigali) 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 $34. On the other hand, departing on a sunday may cost you an additional $35.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Rwanda (Kigali) 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 $32. Conversely, departing from Rwanda (Kigali) on a saturday may cost you an additional $23.

Top prices London-Rwanda (Kigali)

Round tripDatesPrice
London → Kigali12-03 to 23-03-2024$ 468 
London → Kigali09-04 to 18-04-2024$ 470 
London → Kigali11-04 to 23-04-2024$ 471 
London → Kigali18-04 to 27-04-2024$ 471 
London → Kigali05-06 to 20-06-2024$ 472 
London → Kigali16-06 to 30-06-2024$ 474 
London → Kigali11-09 to 19-09-2024$ 474 
London → Kigali13-10 to 22-10-2024$ 471 
London → Kigali15-10 to 24-10-2024$ 474 
London → Kigali16-10 to 25-10-2024$ 474 

When to book your flight London - Rwanda (Kigali) 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 11 to 12 months 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-Rwanda flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a sunday.

What month are you going to Rwanda (Kigali)?

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 Rwanda (Kigali), it is recommended to buy it 4 to 5 months before departure (it is then on average 640 $, which is a saving of 63 $ compared to the overall average price). On the other hand, if you buy your ticket 11 to 12 months in advance, you will pay the full price (125 $ more than the average price).

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

Data analysis:

Statistically, sunday is the day when plane tickets for London->Rwanda are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a sunday, you will save $44. Conversely, by buying it on a wednesday, you may end up paying $33 more.

London to Rwanda (Kigali): 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$ 1569
$744 to $2487
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January 2024$ 933
$644 to $1949
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February 2024$ 713
$621 to $800
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March 2024$ 644
$468 to $741
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April 2024$ 681
$470 to $1021
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May 2024$ 658
$476 to $1173
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June 2024$ 648
$471 to $729
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July 2024$ 942
$698 to $1099
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August 2024$ 953
$789 to $1184
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September 2024$ 653
$471 to $864
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October 2024$ 631
$471 to $733
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November 2024$ 690
$679 to $704
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Data analysis:

Compared to the average price, september and october are cheaper to travel to Rwanda (Kigali). So it may be interesting to book now to leave during these months!

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