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About Flights to Bujumbura

Summary info about Bujumbura flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

$621

Best Round-Trip Price

$910

Fastest flight time

18h 25m

Operated By

6 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Bujumbura from United States in the last 72 hours is $621 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Bujumbura).
The best round-trip flight price to Bujumbura from United States in the last 72 hours is $910 (New York John F Kennedy Intl to Bujumbura).
The fastest flight to Bujumbura from United States takes 18h 25m (Newark to Bujumbura).
There are 6 airlines operating flights to Bujumbura, including United Airlines, Air Canada and SWISS.

When is the best time to fly to Bujumbura?

Bujumbura flight deals from major cities in the United States take different times to reach their destination, depending on their departure points and the number of layovers. Flights from Newark in New Jersey take approximately 39 hours 20 minutes before landing in Bujumbura, Burundi. Flight deals from Washington DC take approximately 20 hours and are one of the shortest routes into Burundi. You’ll find flight deals through momondo from San Francisco that take around 31 hours 20 minutes before landing in Bujumbura Airport, Bujumbura.

Currently, there aren’t any nonstop Bujumbura flight deals that originate from the United States, though you can find flights with multiple connections. Airlines that offer flights to Bujumbura from the US are Brussels Airlines, Egypt Air, Qatar Airlines, British Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, and Ethiopian Air. Flights from Newark to Bujumbura Airport, Burundi require layovers in Brussels and Kigali while those from San Francisco require layovers in Doha, Qatar, and Nairobi before landing in Bujumbura. Bujumbura flight deals from Washington DC require a single layover in Adis Ababa, Ethiopia.

The month of January is, on average, the cheapest month to fly to Bujumbura from United States, with most prices found around $946. If you aren’t able to travel to Bujumbura during the month of January, then flying in May is also cheap. Prices for this month can be found on momondo for an average of $1,022.

Our data shows that the cheapest United States to Bujumbura flights are usually those with departure times in the afternoon. Our users have found flights to Bujumbura in the afternoon for as low as $1,070. Try not to purchase tickets in the morning because they tend to be around $1,201. Of course, these prices can vary depending on the time of year and what airport you fly to.



Bujumbura flight deals found on momondo

Check out some of the best fares from airports in United States to Bujumbura found recently by users on momondo
Brussels Airlines
Nov 12
JFK1:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
18h 30m
1 stop
BJM7:55 amBujumbura
Jan 4
BJM4:00 pmBujumbura
47h 55m
3 stops
JFK3:55 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Nov 16
JFK1:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
38h 05m
2 stops
BJM3:30 amBujumbura
Jan 4
BJM4:00 pmBujumbura
49h 40m
3 stops
JFK5:40 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Brussels Airlines
Nov 15
JFK10:55 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
21h 00m
2 stops
BJM7:55 amBujumbura
Jan 4
BJM4:00 pmBujumbura
54h 25m
3 stops
JFK10:25 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Kenya Airways
Jul 30
JFK9:45 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
36h 30m
1 stop
BJM10:15 pmBujumbura
Aug 20
BJM10:30 amBujumbura
23h 05m
1 stop
JFK9:35 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
Multiple Airlines
Aug 20
IAD2:00 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
19h 00m
1 stop
BJM9:00 amBujumbura
Oct 4
BJM12:00 pmBujumbura
28h 30m
3 stops
IAD4:30 pmWashington, D.C. Dulles Intl
SWISS
Nov 14
EWR5:10 pmNewark
38h 45m
2 stops
BJM7:55 amBujumbura
Jan 4
BJM4:00 pmBujumbura
54h 30m
3 stops
EWR10:30 pmNewark

Find the cheapest one-way flights to Bujumbura

If you're looking for one-way flights from United States to Bujumbura, view some of our deals below provided by Brussels Airlines, Ethiopian Air and Kenya Airways
Kenya Airways
Oct 19
JFK9:45 amNew York John F Kennedy Intl
36h 30m
1 stop
BJM10:15 pmBujumbura
SWISS
Aug 20
ORD10:35 amChicago O'Hare Intl
21h 25m
2 stops
BJM8:00 amBujumbura
Multiple Airlines
Oct 18
JFK2:00 pmNew York John F Kennedy Intl
37h 00m
3 stops
BJM3:00 amBujumbura

Which airlines fly to Bujumbura?

Here you can see a selection of the most popular and cheapest airlines for flights to Bujumbura

Which airlines fly to Bujumbura?

Brussels Airlines, Ethiopian Air, United Airlines and RwandAir are the most popular airlines that fly from United States to Bujumbura on a routine basis, according to our data. You should be able to find flights to Bujumbura with these airlines and other airlines flying from United States.

Ethiopian Air Flights to Bujumbura

There are 3 Ethiopian Air flights to Bujumbura in a normal week. The most common departure point is Addis Ababa Bole and the best Ethiopian Air ticket price seen on momondo is $1,844 (last 72 hours, from Boston Logan Intl, to Bujumbura). Ethiopian Air has a score of 8.2 from 72 user reviews on momondo.

RwandAir Flights to Bujumbura

RwandAir (7.2/10, 6 reviews) is also a popular choice for flights to Bujumbura, with deals from as low as $832 from New York John F Kennedy Intl, round-trip. With 7 RwandAir flights to Bujumbura on average each week, prices can vary significantly by origin and availability.


Airports near Bujumbura

Below you will find all the airports in Bujumbura along with the distance from the city center

How do you get to the city center from Bujumbura airport?

Bujumbura city center is located north of the Bujumbura Airport. Taxis are available at the airport and will ensure that your trip to your hotel or destination is comfortable and convenient. Bujumbura Airport transfers also offer a variety of transportation, such as private taxis and shuttle buses, which operate 24 hours a day. They can be found at the Arrivals Terminal and follow a route that will drop you at hotels, tourist attractions, or the city center.


Popular routes to Bujumbura

Most frequently searched flights to Bujumbura along with the cheapest price and shortest flight duration
New York to Bujumbura Flights
Fastest flight time18h 30m
Cheapest price$910
Chicago to Bujumbura Flights
Fastest flight time19h 45m
Cheapest price$1,258
Los Angeles to Bujumbura Flights
Fastest flight time28h 50m
Cheapest price$1,922

Visa requirements for visiting Bujumbura

Citizens of the United States traveling to Burundi are required to have a passport that is valid for six months after their departure date. You are also required to obtain a visa and proof of yellow fever vaccination.


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Best things to do and see in Bujumbura

Enjoy your early morning interacting with wildlife at Rusizi National Park, an area that is also known for its vast population of rhinos and hippos. Immerse yourself and experience the local culture of the people of Bujumbura in a neighborhood known as Kanyosha. Apart from the wonderful opportunity to witness their way of life, the Kanyosha area also features a variety of beautiful flora and fauna. Don’t miss the sandy beaches of Lake Tanganyika. Restaurants, cafes, and outdoor activities like water skiing and sailing can also be found at the lake. The city center is also an attraction in itself. Walk through the colonial architecture and check out the Musee Vivant and the Islamic Cultural Center. Be sure to visit the lakes of Bujumbura, including Cohoha, Rweru, and Rwihinda. You can also enjoy a bird-watching experience in these areas. The village of Gilhelta is a craft wares village that offers an experience in traditional art and craft culture. You can purchase ceramics, wood carvings, and leatherworking items to take home to remember your trip to Bujumbura, Burundi.


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