The cheapest times to fly from GBE to LAX are

  • January 22nd to May 13th
  • October 15th to November 25th

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 GBE to LAX is mid November. Prices can be as high as $2261 for Saturday flights during early January, or as low as $1060 for Wednesday flights around mid November.


When to Fly to Los Angeles

Flying from Gaborone (GBE) to Los Angeles, CA (LAX) will usually cost between $1084 to $1750 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid November with an average ticket price of $1118. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early January, with an average price of $2075. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $958 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1183 can be considered a good price for a round-trip GBE to LAX flight.

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

GBE to LAX Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the GBE to LAX flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Gaborone. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.07, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to LAX, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into GBE. Saturdays 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 $156 (10%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $1194. Return trip prices are from the LAX to GBE 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 GBE to LAX can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 19 hour 21 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from GBE to LAX? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, JetBlue, KLM, Qatar Airways, South African, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Los Angeles International Airport to Sir Seretse Khama International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 10201 miles or 16417 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from GBE to LAX?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop GBE to LAX flight is about 19 hour 21 minutes.

How many flights go between Gaborone and Los Angeles, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 13 available flights from GBE to LAX.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code GBE
Origination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9

Return Airport

Destination code LAX
Destination airport name Los Angeles International Airport
City Los Angeles, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.9
Longitude -118.4


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