The cheapest times to fly from AUS to LLW are

  • January 8th to May 6th (except the week of March 5th)
  • August 13th to October 28th (except the weeks of October 1st and October 15th)

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 LLW is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $7522 for Sunday flights during late December, or as low as $1521 for Tuesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Lilongwe

Flying from Austin, TX (AUS) to Lilongwe (LLW) will usually cost between $1528 to $4291 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $1669. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late December, with an average price of $5300. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3631 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2636 can be considered a good price for a round-trip AUS to LLW flight.

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

AUS to LLW Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the AUS to LLW 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 $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $993 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2127. Return trip prices are from the LLW 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 LLW 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 27 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking AUS to LLW

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 LLW — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: New York, NY (AUS > JFK > LLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1466
  • Average savings: $1170 (44.39%)

See AUS to JFK flights

Hack #2: Nairobi (AUS > NBO > LLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1478
  • Average savings: $1158 (43.94%)

See AUS to NBO flights

Hack #3: Johannesburg (AUS > JNB > LLW)

  • Price for both tickets: $1572
  • Average savings: $1064 (40.35%)

See AUS to JNB flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 15 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, KLM, SAS, South African, Turkish Airlines, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Kamuzu International Airport to Austin – Bergstrom International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 9153 miles or 14730 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop AUS to LLW flight is about 17 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Austin, TX and Lilongwe?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 11 available flights from AUS to LLW.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeAUS
Origination airport nameAustin – Bergstrom International Airport
CityAustin, TX
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeLLW
Destination airport nameKamuzu International Airport


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