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Home Africa Madagascar Cheap flights to Antananarivo, Madagascar

Cheap Flights to Antananarivo

Popular in July High demand for flights, 25% potential price rise
Cheapest in February Best time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop
Average price £1066 Average for round-trip flights in July 2020
Round-trip from £663 From London to Antananarivo
Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.

Cheapest prices for Antananarivo flights by month

January
£571
February
£564
March
£539
April
£531
May
£587
June
£565
July
£688
August
£1007
September
£630
October
£588
November
£597
December
£624
Currently, the cheapest month for flights to Antananarivo is April. The most expensive month for flights is August. The cheapest prices are shown above but prices will vary according to departure times, airlines, class and how early you book.

When is the best time to fly to Antananarivo?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - TNR
Price
£531 - £1191
TNR
Temperature
21 - 28 °C
TNR
Rainfall
4 - 331 mm

Antananarivo enjoys a tropical climate, which means that temperatures are never cold, and usually extremely warm. For those who want to avoid the hottest months, visiting between June and August is a good idea, while the warmest conditions are generally around December and January. With little rainfall and sunny weather, September is a fine time to visit and find cheaper flights.

When is the best time to book a flight to Antananarivo?

The price you pay for your flight to Antananarivo may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 52 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase a fortnight or so before your departure date.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Antananarivo?

At the moment, Wednesday is the most economical day to take a flight to Antananarivo. Saturday is likely to be the most costly.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Antananarivo?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the afternoon when visiting Antananarivo. Generally the prices will increase for flights at midday as these tend to have higher demand.

City overview

The capital of tropical Madagascar is a lively city filled with markets, colourful sights and palaces – but its biggest attraction is the natural beauty of the island itself. Make it a gateway to the rainforest and beaches of one of the most beautiful countries in the world.

Antananarivo has long been the centre of Madagascar, and possesses many historical attractions as a result. Head to the sumptuous Palace at Rova, or take a tour of the modern presidential Palace. See the fascinating Piracy Museum, as well as galleries and boutiques selling the latest in Malagasy art.

After seeing the sights in town, use Antananarivo as the ideal jumping off point to explore the forests of Madagascar. Rainforest tours can be easily arranged from operators based in the city, who will organise transport and accommodation. Stay in luxurious forest resorts and see charismatic wildlife like lemurs and chameleons in some of the world’s least spoilt rainforest.

Not far from Antananarivo, visitors can drive to the Isalo National Park, with its dramatic sandstone scenery, fantastic hiking trails and waterfalls which descend to pure blue swimming holes below. Or you can climb to the peak of Mount Boby in the gorgeous Andringitra National Park, which presents truly incredible photography opportunities.

Tourists can even sample the country’s diverse wildlife without leaving the capital. Head to botanical gardens a few miles from the centre where the varied flowers and trees of the island are all laid out, as well as lemurs and other furry inhabitants.

When nature has exhausted its appeal, visitors can wander around Zoma Market, one of Africa’s busiest, most exciting shopping experiences. Here, you can try out every kind of Malagasy delicacy, from fried rice to fish dishes and pick up souvenirs like freshly grown vanilla pods.

 

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Getting around Antananarivo

Taxis are the most popular way to get around, and are both plentiful and reliable. Leave plenty of time to reach any appointments though, as traffic in the city can be extremely dense. Instead of buses, Antananarivo has semi-official minibuses (“Taxi-bes”). These are cheaper but cramped. However, they provide a great way to get to know the locals.

Getting from the Airport to the City

There will be no shortage of taxi and minibus operators seeking to transport visitors from Ivato Airport (TNR) to the city centre. However, be careful to negotiate a price beforehand, and remember to tip any luggage handlers who give you a helping hand. Luxury resorts may well offer shuttle buses as well, but there are no reliable bus services from the airport.

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