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

The average price to go to Lusaka from London airport is $ 855 (round trip). However, there are variations depending on the departure month. Thus, it is possible to pay for your plane ticket on average between $ 707 (in march) and $ 1101 (in august), which is a saving of $ 149 or a surplus of $ 246 (compared to the average price) depending on the period you leave.

The analysis of all prices reveals that the most frequent price is between $649 to $703 and it is generally more economical to leave on a tuesday 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 Lusaka 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-Lusaka plane ticket.

How are these data calculated?

We have studied a sample of 60000 airfare prices from previous years for flights to Lusaka 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 ($ 707, saving $ 149 compared to the average price over the year which is $ 855). Conversely, august will be the most expensive ($ 1101).

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

Month Average price Our opinion
January $ 782 good price
February $ 784 good price
March $ 707
very good price
April $ 919 fair price
May $ 730 good price
June $ 758 good price
July $ 1022 high price
August $ 1101
very high price
September $ 800 good price
October $ 821 fair price
November $ 751 good price
December $ 1086 high price

Price breakdown to travel from London to Lusaka

Data analysis:

The prices for flights from London to Lusaka range from $486 to $1297. 2% of tickets were purchased at the minimum price (from $487 to $541), 1% at the maximum price (from $1243 to $1297). The majority of plane tickets were purchased in the range of $703 to $757 (12% of tickets).

Cheapest airlines for the London->Lusaka flight

There are 11 companies that serve London from Lusaka airport: Kenya Airways, Ethiopian Airlines, Qatar Airways, Emirates, Rwandair Express, KLM, Turkish Airlines, Air France, EgyptAir, Ryanair and Wizz Air.

Data analysis:

Of the 60000 flights analyzed in previous years, Kenya Airways was the airline that offered the best fare most often in the flight ticket search results (27% of the time) on the London->Lusaka route.

Which day of the week to leave?

Data analysis:

Statistically, London-Lusaka flights departing on a tuesday are cheaper than on other days of the week. By choosing a tuesday as your departure date, you can save an average of $30. On the other hand, departing on a friday may cost you an additional $49.

Which day of the week to come back?

Data analysis:

Statistically, return flights from Lusaka 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 $25. Conversely, departing from Lusaka on a friday may cost you an additional $30.

Top prices London-Lusaka

Round tripDatesPrice
London → Lusaka05-03 to 12-03-2024$ 617 
London → Lusaka09-03 to 18-03-2024$ 619 
London → Lusaka11-03 to 21-03-2024$ 613 
London → Lusaka13-03 to 20-03-2024$ 613 
London → Lusaka04-04 to 29-04-2024$ 621 
London → Lusaka07-04 to 20-04-2024$ 620 
London → Lusaka09-04 to 23-04-2024$ 620 
London → Lusaka16-04 to 29-04-2024$ 618 
London → Lusaka02-05 to 16-05-2024$ 618 
London → Lusaka12-06 to 24-06-2024$ 621 

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

Statistically, you will make the biggest savings by buying your plane ticket between 2 to 3 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-Lusaka flight, it is recommended to book your ticket on a sunday.

What month are you going to Lusaka?

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 Lusaka, it is recommended to buy it 2 to 3 months before departure (it is then on average 809 $, which is a saving of 46 $ 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 (159 $ 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->Lusaka are the cheapest. So, by buying your plane ticket on a sunday, you will save $5. Conversely, by buying it on a thursday, you may end up paying $17 more.

London to Lusaka: 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$ 1435
$1056 to $3021
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January 2024$ 802
$650 to $1386
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February 2024$ 731
$650 to $864
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March 2024$ 786
$613 to $3264
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April 2024$ 876
$618 to $2641
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May 2024$ 763
$618 to $2556
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June 2024$ 726
$621 to $1561
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July 2024$ 1034
$920 to $2226
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August 2024$ 1191
$933 to $3287
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September 2024$ 744
$727 to $821
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October 2024$ 748
$720 to $949
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November 2024$ 987
$731 to $3220
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Data analysis:

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

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