The cheapest times to fly from STL to HRE are

  • January 8th to June 3rd (except the weeks of April 2nd and April 9th)
  • October 22nd 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 STL to HRE is early May. Prices can be as high as $3704 for Friday flights during mid December, or as low as $1443 for Tuesday flights around early May.


When to Fly to Harare

Flying from St. Louis, MO (STL) to Harare (HRE) will usually cost between $1554 to $2707 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 $1583. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid December, with an average price of $2821. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $1239 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1828 can be considered a good price for a round-trip STL to HRE flight.

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

STL to HRE Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the STL to HRE flight is more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from St. Louis. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.13, 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. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Harare, and Saturdays are the most expensive days to return to St. Louis. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $316 (16%) 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 $1697. Return trip prices are from the HRE to STL 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 STL to HRE can generally find a 2-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 16 hour 35 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking STL to HRE

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 STL to HRE — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Boston, MA (STL > BOS > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1261
  • Average savings: $567 (31%)

See STL to BOS flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (STL > JFK > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1283
  • Average savings: $545 (29.79%)

See STL to JFK flights

Hack #3: Chicago, IL (STL > ORD > HRE)

  • Price for both tickets: $1283
  • Average savings: $545 (29.79%)

See STL to ORD flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from STL to HRE? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 11 major airlines flying this route most often: Air France, Air India, American, British Airways, Delta, Ethiopian, Kenya Airways, KLM, Lufthansa, South African, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport to St Louis Lambert International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 8666 miles or 13947 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from STL to HRE?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop STL to HRE flight is about 16 hour 35 minutes.

How many flights go between St. Louis, MO and Harare?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 17 available flights from STL to HRE.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code STL
Origination airport name St Louis Lambert International Airport
City St. Louis, MO
Country the United States
Latitude 38.7
Longitude -90.4

Return Airport

Destination code HRE
Destination airport name Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport
City Harare
Country Zimbabwe
Latitude -17.9
Longitude 31.1


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