Flights from Washington DC to Kigali

Selected fares from Washington DC to Kigali

Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,018
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,079
WAS KGL Wed, Oct 21 - Fri, Nov 13 $1,317
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,342
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,342
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,349
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,349
WAS KGL Mon, Oct 12 - Tue, Oct 20 $1,349
WAS KGL Fri, May 22 - Sat, May 30 $2,176
WAS KGL Thu, Jun 18 - Tue, Jun 30 $2,331

Washington DC and Kigali airports and terminals

Airports in Washington DC DC, US

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    Reagan National Airport (DCA)

    Distance from City Center: 3 miles

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    Dulles Airport (IAD)

    Distance from City Center: 22.3 miles

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Airports in Kigali , RW

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    Gregoire Kayibanda (KGL)

    Distance from City Center: 5 miles

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Lowest roundtrip airfare in June from Washington DC to Kigali

Travel dates Departure Arrival Stops: Round-trip
Leave Thu, Jun 18 Washington DC (IAD) Kigali (KGL) Delta Air Lines $1,662
Earn $16.62
Return Tue, Jun 30 Kigali (KGL) Washington DC (IAD) Delta Air Lines
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Flights to Kigali

The Best DC Airports

Before you call airlines looking for flights from Washington, DC, you should check with The two major airports in DC are Washington Dulles International Airport and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Alaska Airlines, US Airways, and Frontier Airlines handle domestic flights from Ronald Reagan, while Virgin America, ExpressJet Airlines, and Colgan Air operate out of Washington Dulles. Ronald Reagan is only three miles from the downtown area, and Washington Dulles is 26 miles from downtown.

Long-Term Parking Options

The five parking lots at Ronald Reagan offer daily and hourly parking rates, and the airport charges $20 per day for parking in the long-term lots. The economy lot only charges $12 per day, but this lot is open and uncovered. Washington Dulles has two long-term parking lots that charge $17 per day and one economy lot that charges $10 per day. For $30, you can use valet parking.

Public Transportation Choices

The Metrorail and Metrobus make at least one stop at each airport every day. The stops are clearly marked around the city, and you can find maps that help you find the correct line. Taxis are not as low cost as the public transportation options because the drivers charge a pickup fee, baggage fee, fee per mile, and a fee for any time that the driver must wait.

Places to Eat

Both airports offer a range of dining options. Washington Dulles is home to Dulles to Go, Five Guys, Subway, and Wendy's, while Ronald Reagan has Dunkin' Donuts, Euro Cafe, and Jerry's Subs & Pizza. Once you have something to eat, you can browse through the sales at some of the shops surrounding the restaurants. If you want to enjoy your vacation, use to look for flights from Washington DC.

Kigali Airport Information can help you find cheap flights to Kigali, the capital of Rwanda. Kigali is the economic, cultural, and transport hub of Rwanda. Visitors to the city fly into Kigali International Airport, formerly known as Gregoire Kayibanda International Airport, and is sometimes referred to as Kanombe International Airport. The airport is located at Kanombe, Vers Hopital Militaire Kanombe, approximately nine miles east of the downtown area. Ten carriers offer air service to this airport from domestic and international locations, including Ethiopian Airlines, KLM, RwandAir, Turkish Airlines and South African Airways.

Kigali International Airport Transportation Options

A public minibus service is available from Kigali International Airport to downtown Kigali. The trip takes about 20 minutes and is a viable option if you are traveling light. Taxi service is also available and is a good option if you have luggage. The trip to the downtown area takes less than 15 minutes by car.

Weather Information for Kigali

Kigali experiences a consistently warm climate with two rainy seasons, the first from February to April, and the second from November to January. The hottest months of the year are February and March, with high average temperatures in the upper 80s. The coldest months of the year are June and July, with low average temperatures in the 60s.

Popular Attractions in the Kigali Area

Visitors to Kigali often want to see the city's memorials, museums and centers dedicated to the Rwandan Genocide, including the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center. Other popular tourist attractions include the president's residence at Urugwiro and the Mille Collines hotel and the refugee center made famous by the movie Hotel Rwanda. can be your travel planner and help you find deals on admission to area attractions that fit your budget, as well as cheap flights to Kigali.

Flight schedule for flights from Washington DC to Kigali on Tue, May 5, 2015

Carrier Flight # Departing Arriving Aircraft Flight time
Airport Time Airport Time
Ethiopian Airlines/Ethiopian Airlines ET501/ET807 IAD 10:15 AM KGL 12:00 PM 77L/738 19hr 45min
United Airlines/Ethiopian Airlines UA7174/ET807 IAD 10:15 AM KGL 12:00 PM 77L/738 19hr 45min
Lufthansa/Hainan Airlines LH9383/HU8099 IAD 5:30 PM KGL 6:40 PM 777/332 19hr 10min
Lufthansa/Lufthansa LH9383/LH5686 IAD 5:30 PM KGL 6:40 PM 777/332 19hr 10min
Brussels Airlines/Hainan Airlines SN8802/HU8099 IAD 5:30 PM KGL 6:40 PM 777/332 19hr 10min
United Airlines/Hainan Airlines UA950/HU8099 IAD 5:30 PM KGL 6:40 PM 777/332 19hr 10min
United Airlines/United Airlines UA950/UA9966 IAD 5:30 PM KGL 6:40 PM 777/332 19hr 10min
Delta Air Lines/Delta Air Lines DL9385/DL9318 IAD 5:45 PM KGL 7:10 PM 333/332 19hr 25min
Delta Air Lines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines DL9385/KL535 IAD 5:45 PM KGL 7:10 PM 333/330 19hr 25min
KLM Royal Dutch Airlines/KLM Royal Dutch Airlines KL652/KL535 IAD 5:45 PM KGL 7:10 PM 330/330 19hr 25min
Turkish Airlines/Turkish Airlines TK8/TK606 IAD 11:25 PM KGL 11:55 PM 330/73J 18hr 30min