From
To
Thu 1/10
Thu 8/10
Any month
Compare vs Cheapflights |
From
To
Leaving on
Thu 1/10
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime
From
To
Leaving on
Depart
Time
Anytime

We work with more than 300 partners to bring you better travel deals

Home Africa Cheap flights to Madagascar

Cheap Flights to Madagascar

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 £609 Average for round-trip flights in septiembre 2020
Round-trip from £413 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 Madagascar flights by month

January
£573
February
£493
March
£531
April
£607
May
£568
June
£596
July
£764
August
£769
September
£551
October
£594
November
£541
December
£618
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Madagascar is currently February; with August being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Madagascar?

Choose a month below to see average flight price and weather conditions.
LON - TNR
Price
£493 - £1,198
TNR
Temperature
21 - 28 °C
TNR
Rainfall
4 - 331 mm
Flying to Madagascar in February is usually considered the best time to fly. However, you will find other deals are always available year round. November tends to be the warmest period in Madagascar so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. January is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

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

The price you pay for your flight to Madagascar 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 Madagascar?

The cheapest day to fly to Madagascar is usually Wednesday. At the moment, Saturday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Madagascar?

Madagascar flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight in the afternoon. Booking a flight at midday will likely mean higher prices.

Look inside a camera pointed at Madagascar and you’re bound to see cheeky lemurs singing while sashaying across the vanilla vines of the forest. Then point your camera slightly to the right and feast your eyes on the bluest sea you’ve every seen in your life. On a map, Madagascar’s location is the envy of every African country – it’s surrounded by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean yet close enough to the continent so it’s not completely isolated.

Nature lovers booking flights to Madagascar will be spoilt for choice once they arrive. The island is blessed with pristine rainforests, flowing waterfalls and coral-rich beaches. Divers from all over the world book their Madagascar flights to lunge deep into the turquoise waters to explore the magnificent marine life living beneath. The dive site at Tsarabanjina is famous for its Mitsio coral reefs while Ifaty in the southwest off Tulear is renowned for its selection of sharks, making it a good choice for more experienced divers. Those in search of a more laid-back island experience should head up north to Nosy Be or “Perfume Island” where scents of ylang-ylang and frangipani welcome visitors to its white sandy beaches.

Back to top

Madagascar climate

The climate is subtropical, it varies according to geography and altitude. The eastern part of the country is the wettest and gets cyclones and rainstorms. The west and southwest are much hotter and drier. The coast is hot with temperatures reaching between 27 and 32 degrees.

Back to top

When is the best time to fly to Madagascar?

Peak Season:

Madagascar’s summer is from November to March. Although it’s the wettest period, it’s also the best time to see book flights to Madagascar and when the flora and fauna is in all its glory. July to September is whale watching season when humpback whales migrate. The best spot to watch them is from Isle Sainte Marie, a 60km-long island off Madagascar’s north-east coast.

Off Season:

Rainy season, which is also its summer, is from December to March. From April to October the weather is milder and drier.

 

Search and compare: cheap flights to Madagascar

Back to top

Getting around Madagascar

Island hopping is easy with the country’s national carrier Air Madagascar. If you feel like flying like royalty you could charter a private aircraft and have the plane all to yourself.

Renting a car is possible but there are many hazards on the road that could make driving very frustrating. Instead, most visitors hire a car and driver or a taxi.

If you’d rather travel like a local then hop on to one of their bush taxis which are shared vehicles: trucks, cars or minibuses; although most of these are quite uncomfortable and can be rather dangerous. When taking a short trip around town the easiest way to do so is by brightly coloured hand-drawn rickshaws or pousse-pousses.

Adventurous travellers can rent a bicycle, moped or motorcycle and explore the island’s rainforests, hillsides and white sand beaches.

Back to top

Alternative, similarly priced destinations

Find flights to Madagascar

Select your preferred destinations from the list below

Cheapest flights to Madagascar

Home Africa Cheap flights to Madagascar