Cheap Flights to Mombasa
Moi International Airport (MBA) is the primary airport providing service to the city of Mombasa. The city of Mombasa is located along the coast and is the second largest city in the country of Kenya. The city is known as a popular tourist destination as well as a cultural and economic hub for the country.
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Best Time to Book a Flight to Mombasa
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To get the most out of your trip to Mombasa, it is best to travel to the area during the dry season, which is the months of July through October. It is also the best time of year if you plan on traveling for a safari as there is an abundance of sunshine, few to no clouds, and the weather is perfect for the animals to be out exploring.
Airlines That Fly to Mombasa
There are multiple airlines to choose from when traveling to the city of Mombasa. Some of the airlines which provide service to Mombasa include KLM, Turkish Airlines, Qatar, JetBlue, Kenya Airways, Avianca, Ethiopian Airlines and Emirates.
What to Expect When Arriving at the Airport
When arriving at the Moi International Airport, all passengers will need to pass through passport control area in the terminal before departing to their final destination through one of the multiple transportation options available from the airport.
The airport is equipped with kiosks to provide information about visas as well as passport information. While the airport does have car rental services, these tend to be more expensive than those that can be found a short distance from the airport. So if you are traveling on a budget, you may want to consider getting your rental after you arrive in the city. Moi International Airport has access to a system of local public transportation buses that can get you to your final destination for a nominal fee.
What to See and Do in Mombasa
There is much to see and do in the coastal town of Mombasa. For those who enjoy the outdoors, some must-do activities include taking a safari adventure or spending a relaxing day at one of the many beaches such as Bamburi Beach. On your trip be sure to stop by some of the popular sight-seeing spots including the Fort Jesus Museum, the Mombasa Tusks, and Old Town. Get a taste of the local cosine and experience local shopping by booking your hotel accommodations in downtown Mombasa.