Cheap flights from Los Angeles (LAX) to Kigali (KGL)

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The best prices from Los Angeles to Kigali Intl are usually found in February or March, booked 46 days in advance, depart on a Wednesday or Sunday and return on a Friday

How to find the cheapest flight from
Los Angeles (LAX) to Kigali (KGL)

All the information you need to plan the best LAX to KGL flight in 2022: compare Los Angeles to Kigali flight prices with the expected peak season, weather and rainfall in Kigali.
LAX - KGL
Price
$887 - $2,024

Popular in

August

High demand for flights, 41% potential price rise

Cheapest in

February

Best time to find cheap flights, 26% potential price drop

Round-trip from

$887

From Los Angeles to Kigali Intl

One-way from

$535

One-way flight from Los Angeles to Kigali Intl

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
When is the cheapest time to fly from Los Angeles to Kigali (LAX - KGL)?

It’s typically best to fly out from Los Angeles to Kigali in the evening. Doing so could potentially save you 27% on the flight price compared to flying in the afternoon, which is usually more expensive.

What is the cheapest month to fly from Los Angeles to Kigali?

Due to multiple factors, expect to potentially pay more when booking in August. For low rates, February can be a great choice for travel to Kigali. Flights to Kigali from Los Angeles in February are about $1,194 on average during February, but can be found for as low as $855.

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

Find a great deal and save up to 15% by booking at least 46 days prior to your desired departure date, rather than waiting until the week of travel. According to our data, there are a number of flights available from Los Angeles to Kigali within the next two weeks, with the cheapest ticket starting at $1,188.

What is the cheapest day to fly round-trip from Los Angeles to Kigali?

Tuesday is generally a great day to depart. Flying on this day could help you save up to 30%.

Cheap flights from Los Angeles to Kigali in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LAX to KGL flights for May, June
21 May - 28 May
$1,369pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
27 Jun - 11 Jul
$1,444pp
LAX
Los Angeles
RwandAir
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
RwandAir
 
1 STOP
LAX
Los Angeles
21 May - 28 May
$1,484pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

Los Angeles to Kigali 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Kigali from Los Angeles found for this year
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$938pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
 
1 STOP
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
13 Nov - 24 Nov
$939pp
LAX
Los Angeles
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles
1 Oct - 8 Oct
$942pp
LAX
Los Angeles
KLM
   
2 STOPS
KGL
Kigali Intl
KGL
Kigali Intl
KLM
   
2 STOPS
LAX
Los Angeles

One-way flights to Kigali Intl from Los Angeles

The cheapest one-way flights from Los Angeles to Kigali
3:55 am - 2:55 pm
Air Canada
2 Stops
26h 00m
LAX - KGL
Air Canada
$535
BudgetAir
2:30 pm - 2:55 am
RwandAir
1 Stop
27h 25m
LAX - KGL
RwandAir
$710
JustFly
9:30 am - 8:15 pm
Turkish Airlines
1 Stop
25h 45m
LAX - KGL
Turkish Airlines
$715
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Flight FAQs

From Los Angeles to Kigali

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

Some of our airline partners flying from Los Angeles to Kigali Intl have new flexible policies in place due to COVID-19. KLM, Turkish Airlines, and RwandAir are some of the carriers where you may find flexible cancellation policies. You can use our site to filter for airlines like KLM with this kind of flexibility.

Can I find flights from Los Angeles to Kigali for under $1,000 on Cheapflights?

Yes, there are multiple flights from Los Angeles to Kigali for under $1,000. The cheapest flight booked recently is on KLM for just $938, but on average you can expect to pay $992.

What are the cheapest airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kigali round-trip?

According to our current data, KLM ($938), Air Canada ($947), and Brussels Airlines ($949) offers the cheapest pricing from Los Angeles to Kigali. KLM is priced at 21% lower than the current average price of a flight leaving 3 months from now.

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

The cheapest airlines for a one-way flight from Los Angeles to Kigali are Turkish Airlines ($531), Air Canada ($535), and United Airlines ($580).

What are the cheapest flights from Los Angeles to Kigali?

The cheapest flight price from Los Angeles to Kigali is $608. On average you can expect to pay $2,489. The most popular route, (Los Angeles - Kigali Intl), can usually be booked for $938.

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

When booking a flight from Los Angeles to Kigali, you may want to consider flying on Ethiopian Air, KLM or Lufthansa 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 Los Angeles?

Information is based on travel restrictions from Los Angeles to Kigali Intl

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

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

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

Documents
Passenger Locator Form - Persons of 5 years and over must complete the form 72 hours prior to departure to Rwanda.


Do I need a test to fly back to Los Angeles from Kigali?

Returning to Los Angeles from Kigali Intl

COVID-19 testing requirements
Visitors from Kigali Intl must present a negative RT-PCR (NAAT) or Antigen (quick-test) test taken 1 day for RT-PCR (NAAT) and 1 day for Antigen (quick-test) before departing to Los Angeles.

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

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Alternative routes for Los Angeles 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 Los Angeles to Kigali.
Today's exchange rate
$1 = RWF 1,008
Average temperature for May in Kigali
60.8 °F
Avg rainfall for May in Kigali
3.4 ″

Airports servicing Los Angeles

Airports servicing Kigali

Top 7 airlines flying from Los Angeles to Kigali Intl

The chart below displays the airlines Cheapflights users traveling from Los Angeles 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
Lufthansa
$587 $1,173 No cancel fee 76%
KLM
$689 $987 No cancel fee 75%
RwandAir
$833 $989 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.

United Airlines
$841 $963 No cancel fee 69%
Brussels Airlines
$844 $923 No cancel fee N/A
Turkish Airlines
$934 $1,403 No cancel fee 77%
Qatar Airways
$995 $1,175 No cancel fee 68%
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