Maputo to Kigali flights from £611

Flights starting at £611. Choose between Rwandair Express, Airlink (SAA), or LAM Mozambique Airlines to find the best price.

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The most popular airlines for this route are Rwandair Express, Airlink (SAA), LAM Mozambique Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, and Kenya Airways. Maputo and Kigali have 78 direct flights per week. When you arrive at Kigali, consider visiting Volcanoes National Park, Rwanda, Nyungwe Forest National Park, Bwindi Impenetrable National Park, Uganda, and Genocide Memorial, Kigali, Rwanda.

Check-in for a flight from Maputo to Kigali

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during booking
Rwandair ExpressRWDWBYes
Airlink (SAA)LNK4ZYes
LAM Mozambique AirlinesLAMTMYes
Ethiopian AirlinesETHETYes
Kenya AirwaysKQAKQYes

Online check-in is not available for these airlines.

Rwanda COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Mozambique with proof of full COVID-19 vaccination can enter Rwanda, but there are restrictions.

Departure

COVID-19 testing
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions

  • Mandatory COVID-19 test

  • No quarantine required

Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival

Forms and documents
  • No proof of vaccination required for Rwanda

  • Proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results

Additional information
  • Masks are recommended in some places

Return

Visa requirements
  • Visa on arrival

Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Mozambique

Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Rwanda in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

What are the most popular routes to and from Maputo?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Maputo and Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, Faro, Zürich, Montreal, Londrina, Oslo, Lilongwe, Mombasa, Dammam, London, Belfast, Cardiff, Denver, Glasgow, Antananarivo, Vancouver, Vienna, New York.
What are the most popular routes to and from Kigali?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Kigali and Singapore, Nairobi, Manila, London, Zanzibar, Entebbe, Dhaka, Cape Town, New Delhi, Taipei, Bangkok, Brisbane, Melbourne, Denpasar, Vancouver, Addis Ababa, Budapest, Chennai, Istanbul, Maseru.
What airports are near Maputo?
The main airport in Maputo is Maputo International. It is also served by Maputo International, Kruger Mpumalanga International, King Mswati III International, Skukuza.
What airports are near Kigali?
The main airport in Kigali is Kigali International. It is also served by Kigali International, Goma International, Kihihi Airstrip.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Maputo and Kigali?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Maputo and Kigali thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Maputo and Kigali can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
Which airlines fly between Maputo and Kigali?
Currently, you can fly between Maputo and Kigali with Rwandair Express, Airlink (SAA), LAM Mozambique Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways.
When's the best time to travel between Maputo and Kigali?
If you don’t have specific dates for your trip between Maputo and Kigali, you can enter a date range into the departure and return fields. Most carriers on the Kiwi.com website allow you to search and book up to six months from the day of your search. Order the search results by the best, cheapest, or fastest route, or find the cheapest outbound and return combination in the pricing table.
What flights operate between Maputo and Kigali?
Traveling between Maputo and Kigali, you can choose between direct (nonstop) flights or flights with one or more stops. You can select the number of stops on your journey, including an overnight stopover, and the duration of the stopover. What's more, you can also select where you want to have your stopover. Want to say "Hi" to a friend in another city en route to your destination? Or fancy a quick round of shopping? Go Multi-City or Nomad and add places to your search that you wish to visit.
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