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Los Angeles (LAX) to Kinshasa (FIH)
Typically, flights to Kinshasa from Los Angeles are cheaper when flying from Los Angeles to Kinshasa N'djili, which has an average price of $1,100
|CHEAPEST MONTH TO FLY TO KINSHASA FROM LOS ANGELES||September||11% cheaper||Flying from Los Angeles to Kinshasa costs on average just $896 in September|
|MOST EXPENSIVE MONTH TO FLY TO KINSHASA FROM LOS ANGELES||July||39% more expensive||It costs about $1,404 for flights to Kinshasa from Los Angeles in July|
|MOST POPULAR MONTH TO FLY TO KINSHASA FROM LOS ANGELES||August||385% more users visited||More momondo users searched in flights to Kinshasa from Los Angeles in August than any other month|
Before you set off on flights to Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, you’d probably like to know how long the trip will take. From John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK), the trip takes about 18 hours, whereas the trip from Chicago O' Hare International Airport (ORD) takes an hour longer. When traveling from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), your trip time will be about 25 hours.
While there aren’t currently any nonstop flights from the United States to Kinshasa N'djili Airport (FIH), Kinshasa, that does not mean there are not great Kinshasa flight deals to be had. Air France offers convenient service from Los Angeles International Airport, while Ethiopian Airlines offers one-stop flights from Chicago O' Hare International Airport (ORD). Delta Airlines offers trips from both John F. Kennedy International Airport and Boston Logan International Airport (BOS), while Ethiopian Airlines has service from Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD).
The cheapest month to fly to Kinshasa from United States is in January. Flight prices, which tend to average around $668, are often lower during this time because this is during the off-season. If you’re not able to fly to Kinshasa in January, then February is your next best option. Flight prices from United States to Kinshasa during February average around $679.
The ideal time to book your flight to Kinshasa is 20 days in advance when prices tend to average $859. Keep in mind that you might also find cheap flights to Kinshasa outside of this time window. In fact, momondo users recently found flights from United States to Kinshasa for $668.
According to our data, Friday is the cheapest day to fly to Kinshasa from United States. The lowest ticket price found for a Friday departure recently was $840. Keep in mind that prices can always vary depending on your route and whether or not you are flying domestic or international. Flights from United States to Kinshasa on a Thursday will generally be more expensive and average around $1,108. Keep in mind that these prices on both days could fluctuate depending on the season and the demand.
According to our data, the cheapest time of day to fly to Kinshasa is in the morning. momondo users have found flights departing from United States to Kinshasa in the morning for as low as $745. Keep in mind that these prices may fluctuate based on what airline you choose and the time of year you plan to travel. Flights to Kinshasa are more costly in the evening, with an average ticket price of $1,087. Departure times in the evening fall within the peak daily travel times, which is why tickets can be more expensive.
When flying to Kinshasa from United States, momondo travelers will most often fly with one of these popular airlines: Brussels Airlines, United Airlines, Delta or Air France. Depending on what airport in United States you fly from, you may be able to find flights with any of these popular airlines.
Turkish Airlines is a popular choice for users traveling to Kinshasa. It operates 1 flight every week to Kinshasa, most often flying from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines ticket prices will depend on when and where you need to fly from - deals as low as $751 (from Boston Logan Intl) have been found by momondo users. In 128 reviews, momondo users have rated Turkish Airlines at an average score of 8.3/10.
Ethiopian Air flight deals to Kinshasa start from $792 - this is the best price found recently on momondo, and was a round-trip journey departing from Los Angeles. Over any normal week, Ethiopian Air flight prices are typically higher, but vary depending on where you fly from - Addis Ababa Bole is the most popular Ethiopian Air departure point to Kinshasa so generally has the most availability. Ethiopian Air is scored a 8.2/10 in 72 reviews.
If you’d like to take public transportation from the airport after your flight, you'll be happy to know that city bus 34 makes a stop at the terminal building and will take you to the city center. There are also taxis available 24 hours a day just outside the exit of the terminal building. They are easy to spot because of their vibrant blue and yellow color scheme. You must negotiate prices for the trip before you depart. Fares can vary due to the size of the city. Many downtown hotels offer shuttle service between the airport and their location. It is recommended to contact the property before arrival to schedule transportation. There are no rideshare services like Uber and Lyft available at the airport at this time.
Before making the trip from the United States, you must have a passport that is valid for at least six months beyond your planned date of departure. A tourist visa is also required. Visas are available online and the cost of a 30-day visa is relatively high.
To the south of the city you’ll find Lola ya Bonobo, a sprawling sanctuary whose sole purpose is to care for orphaned bonobos. Although the animals are living in captivity, the large nature of the park lets them feel as if they are living in the wild. To learn more about the history of the area, a good place to visit is the National Museum of the Democratic Republic of Congo. This is a large museum that tracks the expansive history of the many ethnic groups that make this part of the world home. A trip to Mount Mangengenge is well worth the drive. From the top of this mountain, you’ll get a spectacular view of the entire region as well as the city center. Lac Ma Vallée is a large lake that is an oasis from the busy city. There are paths around the lake, boats to explore the lake, as well as food and drink options along the shore.
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