The cheapest times to fly from AUS to HRE are

  • January 8th to April 1st
  • April 16th to June 3rd
  • October 29th to December 9th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from AUS to HRE is mid May. Prices can be as high as $4590 for Thursday flights during mid December, or as low as $1445 for Monday flights around mid May.


When to Fly to Harare

Flying from Austin, TX (AUS) to Harare (HRE) will usually cost between $1495 to $2588 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid May with an average ticket price of $1445. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $3123. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1678 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1888 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AUS to HRE flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the AUS to HRE route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

AUS to HRE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AUS to HRE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Austin. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Monday is usually the cheapest day to fly to HRE, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into AUS. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Harare, and Fridays are the most expensive days to return to Austin. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $186 (9%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Monday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1872. Return trip prices are from the HRE to AUS flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from AUS to HRE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 17 hour 24 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AUS to HRE

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from AUS to HRE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (AUS > BOS > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1260
  • Average savings: $628 (33.26%)

See AUS to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (AUS > JFK > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1282
  • Average savings: $607 (32.12%)

See AUS to JFK flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (AUS > ORD > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1353
  • Average savings: $536 (28.36%)

See AUS to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from AUS to HRE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 13 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Emirates, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport to Austin – Bergstrom International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9122 miles or 14680 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from AUS to HRE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AUS to HRE flight is about 17 hour 24 minutes.

How many flights go between Austin, TX and Harare?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from AUS to HRE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code AUS
Origination airport name Austin – Bergstrom International Airport
City Austin, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 30.2
Longitude -97.7

Return Airport

Destination code HRE
Destination airport name Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport
City Harare
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -17.9
Longitude 31.1


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