The cheapest times to fly from LOS to MKE are

  • January 15th to April 1st
  • April 30th to May 13th
  • October 8th 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 LOS to MKE is mid February. Prices can be as high as $2647 for Saturday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1289 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Milwaukee

Flying from Lagos (LOS) to Milwaukee, WI (MKE) will usually cost between $1309 to $2264 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $1326. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $2520. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1194 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1801 can be considered a good price for a round-trip LOS to MKE flight.

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

LOS to MKE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the LOS to MKE flight is more expensive than the average and costs about as much as the average flight leaving from Lagos. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.19, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $188 (9%) 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 $1666. Return trip prices are from the MKE to LOS 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 LOS to MKE can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 11 hour 44 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 LOS to MKE while comparing.

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

  • 67 miles (108 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 22.82% less expensive than MKE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to ORD flights

Destination alternative #2: Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) in Chicago, IL

  • 81 miles (130 km) away from MKE
  • Usually 13.49% less expensive than MKE
  • 1-layover flights available

See LOS to MDW flights


Flight Hacking LOS 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 LOS to MKE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (LOS > BOS > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1167
  • Average savings: $634 (35.2%)

See LOS to JFK flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (LOS > JFK > MKE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1180
  • Average savings: $621 (34.48%)

See LOS to BOS flights

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1306
  • Average savings: $496 (27.51%)

See LOS to CAI flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, British Airways, Delta, KLM, Lufthansa, United, Virgin Atlantic, and potentially more during busy seasons.

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 5969 miles or 9606 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop LOS to MKE flight is about 11 hour 44 minutes.

How many flights go between Lagos and Milwaukee, WI?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from LOS to MKE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code LOS
Origination airport name Murtala Muhammed Airport
City Lagos
Country Nigeria
Latitude 6.6
Longitude 3.3

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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