The cheapest times to fly from HRE to VFA are

  • January 1st to July 15th (except the weeks of March 19th and April 2nd)

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 HRE to VFA is early June. Prices can be as high as $2643 for Saturday flights during mid August, or as low as $530 for Wednesday flights around early June.


When to Fly to Victoria Falls

Flying from Harare (HRE) to Victoria Falls (VFA) will usually cost between $539 to $815 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early June with an average ticket price of $547. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid August, with an average price of $1040. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $493 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $574 can be considered a good price for a round-trip HRE to VFA flight.

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

HRE to VFA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the HRE to VFA flight is cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Harare. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $1.03, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to VFA, and Thursday the cheapest day to fly back into HRE. 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 $131 (18%) 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 $582. Return trip prices are from the VFA to HRE 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 HRE to VFA can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 36 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Namibia, Air Zimbabwe, British Airways, Ethiopian, Fastjet, Kenya Airways, Qatar Airways, RwandAir, South African, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Victoria Falls International Airport to Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 346 miles or 557 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop HRE to VFA flight is about 1 hour 36 minutes.

How many flights go between Harare and Victoria Falls?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 74 available flights from HRE to VFA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code VFA
Destination airport name Victoria Falls International Airport
City Victoria Falls
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -18.1
Longitude 25.8


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