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London Kigali
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Thu, 08 Aug LHR - KGL
Fri, 09 Aug KGL - LHR
£613 £563
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Thu, 05 Sep LHR - KGL
£281 £256
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Mon, 22 Jul LHR - KGL
Thu, 25 Jul KGL - LHR
£945 £928
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Sat, 27 Jul LHR - KGL
Wed, 31 Jul KGL - LHR
£1058 £1047
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Sat, 03 Aug LHR - KGL
Sat, 03 Aug KGL - LHR
£1301 £1288
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Currency and price comparison

Train Local, one-way ticket
80% Trains in Kigali are 80% cheaper than in London.
London £2.8
Kigali £0.6
Meal Mid-priced restaurant
85% A meal in Kigali is 85% cheaper than a meal in London.
London £20
Kigali £3.01
Exchange rate
1 GBP = 1688.71 RWF
1 RWF = 0.01 GBP
Last checked on 15 July 2024
Distance: 4094 miles
London airports
Heathrow (LHR) How far from city centre: 14 miles
Stansted (STN) How far from city centre: 30 miles
Gatwick (LGW) How far from city centre: 25 miles
Luton International (LTN) How far from city centre: 27 miles
London City (LCY) How far from city centre: 7 miles
Southend (SEN) How far from city centre: 35 miles
Kigali airports
Kigali International Airport (KGL) How far from city centre: 6 miles

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Frequently asked questions about flights from London to Kigali

How long does the flight take to go from London to Kigali?
The total flight time between London and Kigali is of around 12:33 hours on average, considering an average distance of 8,402 km, for both direct and indirect flights for the route (which may have 1 or more stops in other cities in between).
How can I find cheap flights from London to Kigali at Opodo?
The cheapest price for a flight from London to Kigali is 256£. At Opodo we use different machine learned based methodologies to find our costumers the best option available, considering airline combinations, stopovers and direct flights as well as different criteria for inbound and outbound journeys.
Is Kigali expensive to visit compared to London?
If you compare transportation prices, the taxi ride in Kigali costs an average of 3.01 GBP, 25% cheaper than London, with a fare of 4.00 GBP, while train tickets costs 79% less in Kigali: 0.60 GBP against 2.80 GBP in London. If you compare the price of a lunch meal, however, you can find it from 3.01 GBP in Kigali, 85% less than the 20.00 GBP in London. The price of the coffee is around 52% cheaper in Kigali, with an average of 1.73 GBP, while in London the coffee costs 3.63 GBP.
When is the best time to book a flight from London to Kigali?
The most popular months to book a trip from London to Kigali are December, July and November, based on the searches of our customers.
When is the best time to travel from London to Kigali?
The best time of the year to go to Kigali when flying from London depends on several preference factors like climate, seasonality and, of course, price. When it comes to popularity, December is the top 1º month to fly to Kigali from London in terms of searches from our customer, followed by July and August. If you prefer to avoid high peaks of turism, however, and escape a crowded period, May, September and April are the months with less volume of searchs for the route London - Kigali.
Is it possible to purchase a flexible ticket for my flight from London to Kigali?
At Opodo we want to make sure that your travel plans are not affected by any cancelation as well as any possible restrictions Rwanda may apply when travelling from London. Is your flight cancelled? We've got your back! With our flexible ticket guarantee you can decide if you want to book another flight - free of rebooking fee - or get a full refund!
How is the weather in Kigali compared to London?
While in London the temperatures can reach an average of 29.01 ºC in summer, with precipitation levels up to 9.0 mm ,Kigali's temperatures can go up to 30.33 ºC during the hot season, with 3.0 mm average of rain rate . In winter, however, weather indicators show around 9.32 ºC in Kigali, compared to the -3.09 ºC average degrees reported in London. During the winter period, London can register 6.0 mm precipitation, while Kigali have an average of 0.9 mm rain level.
Which airports have flights between London and Kigali?
The main airport route flying between London and Kigali is: Gatwick (LGW) to Kigali International Airport (KGL). This route is covered by the following airline(s):
  • RwandAir.
Airlines with indirect flights from London to Kigali are:
Ethiopian Airlines, stopping in Addis Ababa for 110 minutes minimum.
  • Brussels Airlines, with 80 minutes scale in Brussels.
  • Turkish Airlines, with 65 minutes scale in Istanbul.
Flight Duration 12 h and 33 m Flights between London and Kigali take, on average, 12 h and 33 m minutes, but the time can vary according to other factors
Cheapest flight £256 Cheapest price for a flight between London and Kigali found by our customers in the last 72 hours
Departing Airport Gatwick The airport Gatwick is the departure airport operating flights between London and Kigali
Arriving Airport Kigali International Airport Flights departing London with Kigali as destination arrive at Kigali International Airport

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