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Flights to Gambia in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inDecemberHigh demand for flights, 0% potential price rise
Cheapest inJuneBest time to find cheap flights, 3% potential price drop
Average priceC$ 1,628Average for round-trip flights in August 2021
Round-trip fromC$ 2,097From Toronto to Gambia

Cheap flights to Gambia in July, August 2021

The best prices found for BJL flights for July, August
21 Aug - 18 Sep
C$ 1,559pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
12 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 2,097pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
21 Aug - 18 Sep
C$ 2,105pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
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Toronto Pearson Intl

Gambia 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Gambia found for this year
21 Aug - 18 Sep
C$ 1,559pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
12 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 2,097pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
21 Aug - 18 Sep
C$ 2,105pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

Last minute flights to Gambia

Late deals on round-trip flights to Gambia, departing today and this week
12 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 2,097pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Air Canada
     
3 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
12 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 3,086pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Turkish Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Turkish Airlines
 
1 STOP
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
12 Aug - 26 Aug
C$ 3,241pp
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl
Multiple Airlines
     
3 STOPS
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
BJL
Banjul Yundum Intl
Multiple Airlines
   
2 STOPS
YYZ
Toronto Pearson Intl

Cheapest prices for Gambia flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Gambia found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
C$ 1,094
February
C$ 1,213
March
C$ 1,061
April
C$ 1,173
May
C$ 1,393
June
C$ 1,130
July
C$ 1,378
August
C$ 2,297
September
C$ 1,288
October
C$ 1,137
November
C$ 1,071
December
C$ 1,425
Currently, March is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Gambia. Flying to Gambia in August will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Gambia?

Average Banjul Yundum Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
YTO - BJL
Price
C$ 1,061 - C$ 2,514
BJL
Temperature
31 - 35 °C
BJL
Precipitation
0 - 223 mm
The best time to fly to Gambia is during March, but great deals can be found at other times. If you are looking for warm weather when you arrive off of your flight to Gambia then March is statistically the hottest. August is historically the period with most rainfall.

When is the best time to book a flight to Gambia?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Gambia, you should look to book at least 61 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Gambia?

Monday is currently, on average, the cheapest day to fly to Gambia. Flying on Sunday will result in higher flight prices.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Gambia?

Flights in the afternoon are typically the cheapest time of the day to fly to Gambia. Flights in the morning are usually the most expensive.

The tiny country of The Gambia is the smallest in Africa, three sides enclosed by Senegal and its borders defined by the banks of the river that runs through its centre. Its geography is exotic and unique: at its largest, the country is just 30 miles wide and 11 per cent of its surface area is water of the River Gambia.

On the western side, The Gambia has a coastline on the North Atlantic Ocean and the beaches here are a big draw for sun-lovers. White sands, palm trees, blue seas and large amounts of sunshine combine for the classic beach holiday, though some vacationers are troubled by the large numbers of “bumsters” (hagglers and hawkers) encountered on the beach.

Banjul, the capital, is on the Southern side of the river mouth. All flights to The Gambia arrive here and many travellers only use it as a gateway to the rest of the country, but the city is worth visiting in its own right.  The country’s main port and its fishing hub, Banjul is often described as being “traditionally African”. Visit the harbour to watch the catch being pulled on, or explore its myriad markets for some local handicrafts.

From Banjul, follow the spectacular river inland to see an array of wildlife, as well as forests, mangrove creeks, mud hut villages and marshes.

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Gambia climate

Gambia has near-constant sunshine, thanks to its location between the tropic of cancer and the equator. It’s scorching hot in the day, until short, evening rainstorms cool down the air. The coolest temperatures are usually found along the shore, thanks to sea breezes.

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When is the best time to fly to Gambia?

Peak Season:

October to April is when there is the least rainfall. Many tour operators only have packages to The Gambia in this time, though it is possible to get flights to the Gambia independently year-round. Prices for accommodation are higher. Temperatures can get very warm inland, but stay cooler along the coast.

Off Season:

June to October is the low season as this is when most rain falls. Some accommodation may be closed in the rainy season.

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Getting around Gambia

Transport is limited in this small country. There are no domestic Gambia flights or trains. For travelling inland, there are only two main roads, one on each bank of the river. Both are in poor condition, though the North bank is slightly preferable. Bush taxis, or tankatankas, are the cheapest and easiest way of getting around. They have yellow number plates and are mainly used by locals. Don’t expect “unnecessary” luxuries such as upholstery or wing mirrors, and be prepared to hold on tight.

Hiring a car is possible, but the state of the roads is so bad that many people would prefer to leave the driving to those accustomed to it. Many tourists who have hired cars report immediate punctures or other breakdowns due to bad maintenance.

 

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