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Summary info about the Gambia flight prices, duration and airlines

Best One-Way Price

£125

Best Round-Trip Price

£372

Fastest flight time

11h 00m

Operated By

4 airlines
The best one-way flight price to Gambia from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £125 (Manchester to Banjul Yundum Intl).
The best round-trip flight price to Gambia from United Kingdom in the last 72 hours is £372 (London Luton to Banjul Yundum Intl).
The fastest flight to Gambia from United Kingdom takes 11h 00m (London Gatwick to Banjul Yundum Intl).
There are 4 airlines operating flights to Gambia, including Lufthansa, SWISS and Vueling.

Gambia flights insights and trends

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What is the cheapest flight to Gambia?

The cheapest flights to Gambia recently found by momondo users are £128 with Air Senegal, £168 with Vueling, and £189 with TAP AIR PORTUGAL.
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How long is the flight from United Kingdom to Gambia?

Flight times vary depending on what airport in United Kingdom you fly out of and what airport in Gambia you fly into. For example, flying from London Heathrow to Banjul Yundum Intl takes 8h 20m on average. On the other hand, flying from Manchester to Banjul Yundum Intl takes 6h 30m on average. Keep in mind that it’s always quicker to opt for a non-stop flight, so be sure to check momondo to see if there are any available for your route.

Which airlines fly to Gambia?

You can find flights to Gambia from 12 airlines. If you’re unsure which to fly with, consider booking your flight with Royal Air Maroc, Brussels Airlines or TUI Airways as these are the most popular among our users. Royal Air Maroc is the most favoured with 48% of momondo travellers booking flights with this airline.

Popular cities and sights

Looking to visit Gambia? Check out these cities and spend time seeing some of the most popular sights in the country
Banjul

Banjul

Kiang West National Park

Gambia National Museum

Arch 22

Banjul Beach

Fort Bullen


Cheapest flights to cities in Gambia

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Useful information for your flight to Gambia

Get up-to-date answers for some of the most frequently asked questions regarding flying to Gambia

What is the best airport to land at to visit Kololi Beach?

Flying into Banjul Airport is typically the best way to visit Kololi Beach, since it is the closest airport to the area.

What is the most popular airport in Gambia to fly to?

How much are flights to Gambia?

The cost to fly to Gambia varies based on a variety of factors, but you can expect to find prices as low as £330 or as high as £1,067. Based on recent airfare data, we’ve found that a ticket to Gambia for £436 or less is a good deal, whereas £500 is the average cost.

What is the best day of the week to fly to Gambia?

Flying to Gambia on a Wednesday or Monday is your best option since this is when flight prices tend to be at their lowest for the week. The most expensive day of the week to fly to Gambia is on a Thursday.

When did momondo last update prices for flights to Gambia?

Prices for flights to Gambia were last updated today.

How many operators does momondo search for flights to Gambia?

How old do you have to be to fly to Gambia?

The minimum age a child must be to fly alone is five but airlines that offer an unaccompanied minor (UNMR) service will have their own age restrictions, including rules around flight length, timings, and stopovers. We always recommend checking with the individual airline you are booking with to travel to Gambia.

What documentation or ID do you need to fly to Gambia?

The required travel and health documents for your Gambia trip may vary depending on your itinerary and personal circumstances. As a general rule, you should carry multiple documents, including a national ID card or driver's license and a passport valid for six months after your intended arrival at Gambia. We recommend that you seek guidance from your airline or a reliable third party such as IATA.


Recent flights found to popular cities in Gambia

Find flights to these popular cities in Gambia from your nearest airport.

Cheapest flight routes to Gambia

These routes have the cheapest flights to Gambia found by momondo users in United Kingdom
DepartingDestinationBest TimeBest Price
ManchesterBanjul6h 30m£257
LondonBanjul6h 20m£277
BristolBanjul13h 10m£460
BirminghamBanjul13h 10m£567
Newcastle upon TyneBanjul49h 25m£640
CardiffBanjul25h 40m£2,082

Best things to do and see in Gambia

What popular events take place in Gambia?

Gambia is a fascinating country in West Africa. It has abundant wildlife reserves, a small coastline and many annual events that are very popular with tourists and locals. If you take flights to Gambia then you should visit the Annual Smooth Jazz Festival. Held in Gunjur by the coast, it is typically on during the middle of February. With a vast array on Grammy winning artists performing each year, it’s something you won’t want to miss. The Banjul Demba Cultural Festival is another annual event, normally held in January, which is a great way to learn more about the country's history and culture. This is typically a range of displays and performances that focus on music, dance, and art. Every two years you will also be able to visit the International Roots festival, which welcomes visitors from across the globe. Held around May or June, it is a big festival that commemorates the history of forced enslavement of Africans to the Americas.

Is Gambia known for specific food/cuisine?

A lot of the foods that you can get in Gambia come with white rice and spicy sauce. One of the most popular is called Akara, which is often eaten for breakfast. Essentially deep-fried black-eyed peas, it’s a great way to start the day. Later in the day you will find that afra is a popular food, which is a selection of meat with spicy and mustard sauces. One of the recommended foods to try in Gambia is domoda, which is a peanut-based dish. A great place to test this dish out is at Boss Lady in Serrekunda or St Raphael’s in Banjul. A traditional drink in Gambia is palm wine, which is made from the sap of certain palm trees. The country is also well known for baobab juice, which is made from the fruit of the baobab trees.

What can you see and do in Gambia?

Once you have got your Gambia flight deals, you’ll need to start planning your itinerary as there is loads to see and do in this great country. Start your trip by heading to Kunta Kinteh Island, which is a small island that has a military fort on it. Then go and check out the lush Bijilo Forest Park, which is rife with wildlife. You can see more wildlife over at the River Gambia National Park, which is also home to the Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Project. After this, have some down time and visit Kotu Beach, where you can enjoy the sun and visit some of the cafes along the beachfront. If you want to get up close and personal to some reptile friends, then you can head over to Katchikally Crocodile Pool, which is a great place to see this species in a safe environment. You can step back in time at the National Museum in Banjul, which provides information on the history of Gambia up until the present day. Before you go, visit Bakau Fish Market or Albert Market, where you can get fresh foods and homemade crafts and enjoy a great experience. Finish off your trip to Gambia by heading over to the Stone Circles of Senegambia, which are popular ancient ruins that attract many visitors.

What passport or visa requirements are there when visiting Gambia?

British citizens who are visiting Gambia for one month or less will not need to get a visa before they land into the country. Upon arrival, they will be granted a 28-day visa for their stay. Should you need to, this can be extended by an additional 28 days at the Immigration Office. You will also need to ensure that you have a passport that is valid for the entire duration of your stay.


Useful information for finding Gambia flight deals

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  • How do I get Price Alerts for flights to Gambia?

    You can take advantage of momondo’s Price Alerts by first searching for your flights to Gambia. Flight offers will be shown to you in real-time. From there you can create a Price Alert by using our on-site widget.

  • How can I save money on flights to Gambia with momondo?

    Plan your trips smart with the “Price Forecast” feature, which uses flight data to help you pick the best days to fly for the lowest fares. Our “Price Calendar” helps you get the most for your money by showing you when it’s most advantageous to fly. Curate your own travel experiences for less with “Explore”. Expert travel hacks to fuel your next adventure are a click away with “Discover” by momondo. Set up our “Price Alerts” to track fare changes and book when prices are at their lowest point.

  • How does momondo find its flight prices?

    We show prices from over 700+ competitors with a single click. With options from airlines and OTAs from across our 30 international markets, we are able to show you a diverse range of deals to create your adventure.


Why use momondo?

Why should I use momondo to find a flight deal to Gambia?

momondo collates all your flight options in one place and lets you filter them to find the perfect flight to Gambia. momondo saves you time and could save you money on your trip.

Can I find flights to Gambia with flexible booking policies on momondo?

Yes. momondo enables you to select and highlight flights to Gambia with this policy.

How can momondo help me find flights to Gambia?

Once you have performed a search for flights to Gambia, momondo helps you find the right flight by offering useful filters to narrow down your flight selection. Flights can be filtered by multiple factors such as airline, airport and price; but also by other criteria like aircraft type and payment method.

I’m not ready to book a flight to Gambia right now. Can momondo alert me if prices change?

If you are simply researching potential flights to Gambia, momondo offers a useful price alert feature which will track prices for flights to Gambia and alert you when they change.


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