The cheapest times to fly from KGL to MKE are

  • January 15th to February 18th
  • March 19th to June 10th
  • September 10th to October 21st
  • November 5th 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 KGL to MKE is late May to early June. Prices can be as high as $2443 for Sunday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1376 for Wednesday flights around late May to early June.


When to Fly to Milwaukee

Flying from Kigali (KGL) to Milwaukee, WI (MKE) will usually cost between $1418 to $2058 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late May to early June with an average ticket price of $1480. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2093. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $613 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1593 can be considered a good price for a round-trip KGL to MKE flight.

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

KGL to MKE Flight Prices

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


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to Milwaukee, and Mondays are the most expensive days to return to Kigali. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $271 (15%) 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 $1543. Return trip prices are from the MKE to KGL 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 KGL to MKE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 14 hour 51 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from KGL to MKE while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD) in Chicago, IL

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 16.98% less expensive than MKE
  • 1-layover flights available

See KGL to ORD flights


Flight Hacking KGL to MKE

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 KGL to MKE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Washington, DC (KGL > DCA > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1258
  • Average savings: $336 (21.06%)

See KGL to IAD flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (KGL > IAD > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1273
  • Average savings: $320 (20.09%)

See KGL to DCA flights

Hack #3: Cairo (KGL > CAI > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1283
  • Average savings: $310 (19.46%)

See KGL to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from KGL to MKE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Canada, Air France, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from General Mitchell International Airport to Kigali International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7706 miles or 12402 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from KGL to MKE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop KGL to MKE flight is about 14 hour 51 minutes.

How many flights go between Kigali and Milwaukee, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 15 available flights from KGL to MKE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code KGL
Origination airport name Kigali International Airport
City Kigali
Country Rwanda
Latitude -2
Longitude 30.1

Return Airport

Destination code MKE
Destination airport name General Mitchell International Airport
City Milwaukee, WI
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -87.9


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