The cheapest times to fly from MIA to NLA are

  • February 12th to June 17th (except the week of March 19th)
  • August 27th to October 7th
  • November 26th 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 MIA to NLA is early May. Prices can be as high as $5052 for Monday flights during early to mid August, or as low as $1751 for Friday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Ndola

Flying from Miami, FL (MIA) to Ndola (NLA) will usually cost between $1892 to $3964 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early May with an average ticket price of $1979. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid August, with an average price of $3597. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1619 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2220 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MIA to NLA flight.

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

MIA to NLA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MIA to NLA flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Miami. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.18, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Friday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Mondays 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 $363 (13%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Friday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2218. Return trip prices are from the NLA to MIA 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 MIA to NLA 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 58 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 MIA to NLA while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Lubumbashi International Airport (FBM) in Lubumbashi

  • 124 miles (200 km) away from NLA
  • Usually 10.90% less expensive than NLA
  • 2-layover flights available

See MIA to FBM flights


Flight Hacking MIA to NLA

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 MIA to NLA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Johannesburg (MIA > JNB > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1250
  • Average savings: $970 (43.69%)

See MIA to JNB flights

Hack #2: Nairobi (MIA > NBO > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1487
  • Average savings: $733 (33.02%)

See MIA to NBO flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (MIA > JFK > NLA)

  • Price for both tickets: $1586
  • Average savings: $635 (28.58%)

See MIA to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MIA to NLA? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 14 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Alitalia, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Finnair, Iberia, Kenya Airways, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Ndola Airport to Miami International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7772 miles or 12508 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from MIA to NLA?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop MIA to NLA flight is about 14 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Miami, FL and Ndola?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code MIA
Origination airport name Miami International Airport
City Miami, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 25.8
Longitude -80.3

Return Airport

Destination code NLA
Destination airport name Ndola Airport
City Ndola
Country Zambia
Latitude -13
Longitude 28.7


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