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Cheap Flights to Mombassa

Mombasa is known as a great starting point for wildlife safaris and an exporter of fine coffee. You can find the best deals on flights to Mombasa by using Skyscanner’s flight search feature. Simply enter your starting point and dates you wish to fly and you will be shown the cheapest flights available. If you have flexibility in your travel dates, use the whole month search tool to find the cheapest time to fly to Mombasa.

Best Time to Book a Flight to Mombasa

July through October is the dry season in Mombasa when the days are warm and full of sunshine. This is the best time to visit Mombasa. There are rainy seasons in November-December and April-May. It is cheapest to book your flight at least two months in advance, and consider flying through Europe or making a stopover on your way. It is often cheaper to fly in the winter when temperatures and humidity are higher, and fewer tourists are around. If you know when you want to fly to Mombasa sign up for price alerts from Skyscanner. You will receive a notification when the price of your chosen flight rises or falls. Use this tool to monitor fare fluctuations and get the best deals on flights to Mombasa.

Airlines That Fly to Mombasa

As the major airport in Kenya, Moi International Airport (MBA) is served by several important airlines. Airlines flying to Mombasa include Kenyan Airways, Condor, Meridiana, Bravo Airways, and Turkish Airlines. You can find all airlines that fly to Kenya here.

What to Expect When Arriving at Mombasa International Airport

Canadians arriving in Mombasa must present a passport valid for at least six months following the expected date of departure. Mombasa Airport is located in the township of Port Reitz. You can get to Mombasa from the airport by taking the airport shuttle. Ask the Destination Connect desk for directions past the taxis. The taxi drivers can be a bit aggressive, and rates from the airport are a bit expensive. If you have a International Driving Permit, you can rent a car in Mombasa but it is better if you are familiar with driving in Kenya.

Airport Facilities

Moi Airport is a small airport with separate terminals for international and domestic departures. There are some food, beverage, and shopping options but the airport does not have free wi-fi. Download Skyscanner’s mobile app before you go to make sure you can stay connected to the best travel deals no matter where you go.

Things to See and Do in Mombasa

Visit historic Fort Jesus, built by the Portuguese in the 1500s to get a taste for the tangled colonial history of this port city. Wander through Haller Park to see the abundant birds and wildlife including giraffes, zebras, and hippos. Be sure to spend some time soaking up the sun on the North Coast beaches. Book your hotel in Mombasa early so you get the best rates and location.

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