The month of March is another great option to travel to Lusaka, with average flight prices from United States averaging around $1,064.
In general, most travelers find the cheapest time to book a flight to Lusaka is about 60 days prior to their departure date when tickets on average are $1,294. In the past 72 hours, momondo users found flights from United States to Lusaka for as low as $676.
On average, the least expensive day to fly to Lusaka from United States is on a Tuesday. momondo users have found tickets for Tuesday departures for as low as $1,212. However, this price may fluctuate depending on the airline, the season, and holidays. On the other hand, Sunday is the most expensive day to depart from United States because it is more convenient for both business and leisure travelers. As a result, prices tend to be around $1,421.
Flying to Lusaka from United States at noon is the least expensive time of day to depart. momondo users have found prices as low as $992 when looking at flights departing at noon. If you have a flexible travel schedule, then try to avoid flying in the afternoon when prices are $1,649 on average. Flights to Lusaka from United States in the afternoon are generally more expensive because this time of day is more convenient for travelers’ schedules.
Those flying to Lusaka could potentially find better pricing at Mafuta Royal Airstrip Airport (71 mi from Lusaka city center) or Mafuta Lower Zambezi Nat.Park Jeki Airport (89 mi from Lusaka city center) depending on the month and departure airport.
Currently, Zambia travel restrictions include travel to Lusaka. Zambia has reopened its airports; however, availability of international flights remains limited. All tourist visas to Zambia have been canceled. Non-residents entering Zambia must show a negative COVID-19 test result from within the past 14 days. Travelers may also have their temperature checked or be tested for COVID-19 by nasal swab on arrival. After entering the country all residents must spend 14 days in self-quarantine at their residence or preferred place of stay. The quarantine does not apply to non-resident visitors. If asked, travelers must inform Ministry of Health officials of where they will be staying, and give them their contact details. Travelers must complete the 14-day self-quarantine period, even if their COVID-19 test result is negative. Anyone entering Zambia with symptoms of COVID-19 will be taken to government facilities for treatment and quarantine. If you are planning to travel to Lusaka at this time, it is recommended that you stay up to date on current restrictions and follow proper safety measures while in public.