The cheapest times to fly from MKE to LOS are

  • January 8th to May 13th
  • October 1st to December 2nd (except the week of October 8th)

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 MKE to LOS is early March. Prices can be as high as $2955 for Saturday flights during mid December, or as low as $1377 for Tuesday flights around early March.


When to Fly to Lagos

Flying from Milwaukee, WI (MKE) to Lagos (LOS) will usually cost between $1378 to $2052 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early March with an average ticket price of $1395. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2423. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1028 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1527 can be considered a good price for a round-trip MKE to LOS flight.

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

MKE to LOS Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the MKE to LOS flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Milwaukee. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.16, which is far 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 $1581. Return trip prices are from the LOS to MKE 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 MKE to LOS 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.


Flight Hacking MKE to LOS

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 MKE to LOS — but Champion Traveler does!

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

  • Price for both tickets: $1074
  • Average savings: $454 (29.7%)

See MKE to BOS flights

Hack #2: Houston, TX (MKE > IAH > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1089
  • Average savings: $439 (28.72%)

See MKE to IAH flights

Hack #3: Washington, DC (MKE > DCA > LOS)

  • Price for both tickets: $1097
  • Average savings: $430 (28.16%)

See MKE to DCA flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from MKE to LOS? 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 Murtala Muhammed Airport to General Mitchell International Airport?

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

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

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

How many flights go between Milwaukee, WI and Lagos?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 14 available flights from MKE to LOS.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

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


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