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The best prices from London to Kigali Intl are usually found in March or May, booked 60 days in advance, depart on a Thursday or Tuesday and return on a Thursday

How to find the cheapest flight from
London (LON) to Kigali (KGL)

All the information you need to plan the best LON to KGL flight in 2021: compare London to Kigali flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kigali.
LON - KGL
Price
£378 - £696

Popular in

December

High demand for flights, 34% potential price rise

Cheapest in

March

Best time to find cheap flights, 18% potential price drop

Average price

£395

Average for round-trip flights in September 2021

Round-trip from

£378

From London All airports (LON) to Kigali Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
What is the cheapest day to fly return from London to Kigali?

Wednesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 45%.

How far in advance should I book a flight from London to Kigali?

Travellers have found it’s best to book a flight 60 days in advance to save up to 38% compared to booking the same week of travel. As your travel date approaches, the cost of this flight route may potentially increase. While opting to book 60 days out may not be an option for all, there are still additional ways to secure a deal in the near future. You might find a flight from London to Kigali 1-2 weeks in advance for as low as £567, or £596 for flights within the next 24 hours.

What is the cheapest month to fly from London to Kigali?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in December. For low rates, March can be a great choice for travel to Kigali. Flights to Kigali from London in March are about £462 on average during March, but can be found for as low as £326.

When is the cheapest time to fly from London to Kigali (LON - KGL)?

It’s optimal to fly from London to Kigali in the afternoon. By choosing this option you can save up to 20% on the cost of your flight, compared to a flight at midday.

Cheap flights from London to Kigali in September, October 2021

The best prices found for LON to KGL flights in September, October
16 Oct - 23 Oct
£353pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
31 Oct - 7 Nov
£375pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
31 Oct - 6 Nov
£382pp
LGW
London Gatwick
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
LGW
London Gatwick

London to Kigali 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kigali from London found for this year
11 Nov - 15 Nov
£342pp
LHR
London Heathrow
Brussels Airlines
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Brussels Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
15 Nov - 22 Nov
£352pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City
16 Oct - 23 Oct
£353pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow

Last-minute flights from London to Kigali

Late deals on return flights to Kigali from London, departing today and this week
28 Sep - 29 Oct
£454pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City
28 Sep - 30 Oct
£467pp
LHR
London Heathrow
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LHR
London Heathrow
28 Sep - 30 Oct
£476pp
LCY
London City
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LCY
London City

One-way flights to Kigali Intl from London

The cheapest one-way flights from London to Kigali
05:20 - 20:55
Turkish Airlines
1 stop
13h 35m
LGW - KGL
Turkish Airlines
14:45 - 14:10
Air France
2 stops
45h 25m
LHR - KGL
Air France
14:10 - 01:50
RwandAir
Direct
9h 40m
LHR - KGL
RwandAir
£391
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Flight FAQs

From London to Kigali

What airport do you fly into for flights to Kigali from London?

For a flight from London to Kigali, you will be flying into Kigali Intl. Kigali Intl (KGL) is just 3.2 mi from the centre vof the city. Kigali Intl is the only Kigali airport and it handles 0 inbound flights from London per day. 8 airlines have flights to Kigali Intl from London on a regular basis.

Which airlines flying from London to Kigali Intl have flexible cancellations due to COVID-19?

Due to the rapidly changing circumstances due to COVID-19, airlines like RwandAir, Brussels Airlines, and Turkish Airlines flying from London to Kigali Intl have implemented new flexible cancellation policies.

Are flight prices decreasing from London to Kigali due to COVID-19 (coronavirus)?

At this time, Cheapflights has noticed price decreases for many domestic flights due to COVID-19. Travel is not necessarily recommended at this time, and flights may be prone to cancellation: please check with local authorities in both London and Kigali for travel alerts, and be sure to review the airline's cancellation policy and travel advisories before booking. For more information, please view our post on what to know about COVID-19 (coronavirus) and travel.

Can I find flights from London to Kigali for under £400 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from London to Kigali for under £400. The cheapest flight booked recently is on Brussels Airlines for just £342, but on average you can expect to pay £376.

Are there last-minute flights available from London to Kigali for under £500?

There are currently 20+ open flights from London to Kigali within the next 7 days for less than £500.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from London to Kigali return?

According to our current data, Brussels Airlines (£342), KLM (£352), and Turkish Airlines (£367) offers the cheapest pricing from London to Kigali. Brussels Airlines is priced at 25% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

What are the cheapest airlines to fly from London to Kigali one-way?

£344 is the cheapest one-way deal found within the past few days, from Turkish Airlines. You may also be able to find cheap deals on KLM and Air France, with prices starting from £348 and £361, respectively.

What are the cheapest flights from London to Kigali?

Looking at all options, your cheapest flight can be booked for £324. While the most popular route (London City - Kigali Intl) can be booked for £352 on average our data indicates £436 when flying from London to Kigali

What are the most popular routes from London to Kigali?

Most travellers choose London City - Kigali Intl, London Heathrow - Kigali Intl or London Gatwick - Kigali Intl when deciding on the best route from London to Kigali.

What are the most popular airlines that fly from London to Kigali?

When booking a flight from London to Kigali, you may want to consider flying on Ethiopian Air, KLM or Kenya Airways as they are the most popular for this route.

COVID Restrictions

View COVID Travel Restrictions for Kigali, Rwanda

Do I need a COVID test to fly to Kigali from London?

Information is based on travel restrictions from London to Kigali Intl

Most visitors from London need to provide a negative COVID-19 test result and/or quarantine to enter Kigali Intl.

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from London must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) test taken 72 hours before departing to Kigali Intl.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from London are not required to quarantine after entering Kigali Intl.

Do I need a test to fly back to London from Kigali?

Returning to London from Kigali Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kigali Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 72 hours before departing to London.

Quarantine requirements
Visitors from Kigali Intl are not required to quarantine after entering London.

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Alternative routes for London to Kigali

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Destination information for Kigali

Things to know before you go - useful duration and weather info for your trip from London to Kigali.
Today's exchange rate
£1 = RWF 1,350
Average temperature for September in Kigali
20.0 °C
Avg rainfall for September in Kigali
72.0 mm

Airports servicing London

Gatwick (LGW)
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London City (LCY)
Luton (LTN)
Southend (SEN)

Airports servicing Kigali

Top 6 airlines flying from London to Kigali Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users travelling from London to Kigali choose most often. Cheapest and average prices are based on aggregated data from the past 12 months.
Airline Cheapest Average Flexibility On-time COVID-19 safety
RwandAir
£218 £467 No cancel fee N/A

We couldn't confirm the COVID-19 safety measures taken by RwandAir. Please check directly on their website for additional information.

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Turkish Airlines
£313 £456 No cancel fee 77%
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Brussels Airlines
£321 £456 No cancel fee N/A
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KLM
£337 £585 No cancel fee 75%
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Kenya Airways
£370 £565 No cancel fee 82%
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Ethiopian Air
£392 £556 No cancel fee 72%
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