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5128 Km
6 hour 20 min
Borg El Arab Airport

Transportation to Banjul Airport from the City Center

If you want to travel to Banjul International Airport from the center of Banjul, the capital of Gambia, you can take advantage of the taxis that can be found in many parts of the city. Other alternatives to travel to and from the city other than a taxi include airport rental cars, services and luxury VIP vehicles.

Taxi

You can easily travel to Banjul International Airport with the yellow and green Banjul taxis that you can take from the city center. Taxis in the city usually do not have a taximeter however you ask the drivers how much it will cost to Banjul Airport before. Taking a taxi from central locations in Banjul, you can expect to be paying 200-300 Gambia Dalasi to the airport terminal. Do ot forget that if you make your payment in a foreign currency, taxis may be a bit more expensive. If you need to travel to Banjul International Airport from Koloi or from places such as Kotu and Bakau, you can expect to pay 400 or 500 Gambia Dalasi for a taxi.

Airport Shuttle

If you are staying in a hotel in Banjul or near by you can choose to travel to Banjul International Airport by hotel shuttle service departing from the center or by private airport services. Those who wish to take advantage of private airport services in Banjul you can book in advance via the internet. You can travel to Banjul airport at reasonable prices with service vehicles of both hotels and private companies.

Rent a car

The city has offices of international rental companies like Hertz. If you decide to rent a car through Hertz, you have the option to leave the car at the airport terminal when you arrive at Banjul International Airport. If you want to get information from the rental office at Banjul Airport, you can contact them by calling +220/9903919.

VIP Services

Those who wish to travel from Banjul city center to the citys international airport in a safe and fast way can book VIP service vehicles. The spacious minibuses which air conditioned and comfortable limousines are a great option for passengers traveling to the airport from the center. Minibuses also offer a lot of baggage room and space for more people than taxis and many other vehicles.

Private vehicle

In Banjul you can travel to the airport in a private vehicle if you have information about the directions especially to the airport. Another option would be if you have relatives living in Banjul is to ask them to take you to Banjul Airport. There is a car park with a capacity of 200 vehicles at the airport and you can park your car there if you wish.

Airport Information

The Banjul International Airport in Banjul which is the capital of Gambia, offers many services for passengers. In the terminal of the airport you can get information about the services, flights and many other things. At the airport you can withdraw Money from the ATMs in the countrys local currency the Gambia Dalasi and buy and sell foreign currency from the bank branchs in the airport. At Banjul International Airport there are areas such as the VIP Excel First Class Lounge thats provides passengers with a more comfortable waiting area. Passengers that are First Class and Business Passengers and have a Special Entry Card can use the VIP Passenger Lounge. If you want to shop at Banjul International Airport you will be able to find souvenirs, phones and other electronic devices, tobacco products and perfumes. At Banjul International Airport there are cafes and restaurants where you can taste delicious meals and drinks. If you miss your flight or if you want to buy a flight ticket at the last minute you can contact the ticket offices at the airport.

Last Updated: 01 Nov 2017

Transportation to Alexandria City Center from Airport

Borg El Arab Airport

It cannot be said that there are many alternatives to get to Alexandria city center from Borg El Arab International Airport. The means of transportation mostly preferred by passengers is taxi. You can also get to the city center easily with the car you can rent from one of the car rental companies located at the airport. In addition, some hotels offer private shuttle service for their guests.

Taxi

You can see many taxis waiting in front of Borg El Arab International Airport terminal building. Since the distance is not short, taxi is not an affordable means of transportation for this travel. However, it is possible to agree on a reasonable fare by bargaining. You should specify your destination and agree on the fare before your travel, and make sure to pay the fare after reaching your destination. Getting to the city center by taxi takes about 1 hour under normal traffic conditions.

Hotel Shuttle

Some hotels in Alexandria offer airport shuttle service for their guests. You should get in contact with your hotel in advance whether they provide this service or not. If they do, you should learn the amount you need to pay and make a reservation in advance. This service may be more expensive compared to taxi but it is much safer. Your vehicle will be waiting for you at the airport and you can comfortably get to the city center thanks to this service.

Car Rental

If you want to rent a car and have a comfortable travel, you can agree with one of the car rental companies found at the airport. You shouldn’t forget that you must have an international driver's license. If the car you rented has any damage, you must keep a written record during renting.

You should also be careful about the traffic density in Alexandria and the drivers who don’t pay much attention to the traffic rules. After leaving the airport, turn left to North Coast Road, connect to Mehwar Al-Ta’ameir that you will see on the right and drive straight until you reach the city center. This travel lasts about 50 minutes.

Last Updated: 27 Sep 2017

El Nouzha Airport

El Nouzha Airport is only seven kilometers away from Alexandria city center. It is thus very easy to reach the city center from the airport. You can also get information about transfer services by calling your hotel in advance. You can also get to Alexandria from El Nouzha Airport by taxi.

Taxi

You can use taxis to reach Alexandria city center, which is seven kilometers from El Nouzha Airport, which is closed since 2010, but still active, quickly and practically. The fare required for this taxi journey is approximately 26-32 Egyptian pounds.

Last Updated: 09 Aug 2017

Frequently Asked Questions

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Which airports can I use for Banjul-Alexandria flights?

For Banjul-Alexandria flights, you can use Banjul International Airport as departure airport, and Borg El Arab Airport, El Nouzha Airport for arrival.

How many kilometers is the flight distance from Banjul-Alexandria and how long does the flight take?

The flight distance between Banjul-Alexandria is 5127 kilometers in total. The flight between the two cities takes 6 hour 20 minutes.

Which day is the most convenient for Banjul-Alexandria flights?

When the average prices are examined, the most suitable day for Banjul-Alexandria flights is Monday.

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