The cheapest times to fly from PBI to GBE are

  • January 8th to March 25th (except the week of March 12th)
  • April 9th to May 6th
  • September 3rd to November 18th

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 PBI to GBE is early to mid September. Prices can be as high as $5105 for Thursday flights during mid June, or as low as $1377 for Tuesday flights around early to mid September.


When to Fly to Gaborone

Flying from West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL (PBI) to Gaborone (GBE) will usually cost between $1485 to $3862 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early to mid September with an average ticket price of $1606. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid June, with an average price of $3936. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $2330 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1933 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PBI to GBE flight.

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

PBI to GBE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PBI to GBE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from West Palm Beach. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.15, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to GBE, and Saturday the cheapest day to fly back into PBI. Thursdays are the most expensive days to fly to Gaborone, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to West Palm Beach. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $741 (23%) 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 $2061. Return trip prices are from the GBE to PBI 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 PBI to GBE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 15 hour 11 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking PBI to GBE

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 PBI to GBE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (PBI > BOS > GBE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1179
  • Average savings: $755 (39.03%)

See PBI to BOS flights

Hack #2: Washington, DC (PBI > IAD > GBE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1242
  • Average savings: $691 (35.75%)

See PBI to IAD flights

Hack #3: New York, NY (PBI > JFK > GBE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1246
  • Average savings: $688 (35.57%)

See PBI to JFK flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PBI to GBE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 7 major airlines flying this route most often: Air Botswana, American, Delta, JetBlue, Qatar Airways, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Sir Seretse Khama International Airport to Palm Beach International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 7893 miles or 12703 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PBI to GBE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PBI to GBE flight is about 15 hour 11 minutes.

How many flights go between West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL and Gaborone?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PBI
Origination airport name Palm Beach International Airport
City West Palm Beach/Palm Beach, FL
Country the United States
Latitude 26.7
Longitude -80.1

Return Airport

Destination code GBE
Destination airport name Sir Seretse Khama International Airport
City Gaborone
Country Botswana
Latitude -24.6
Longitude 25.9


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