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International Airport Kigali (KGL)


Kigali, Rwanda

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Elevation: 4859ft

UTC: +2 Hours

Kigali is the capital and largest city of Rwanda, a small East African country. It is located in the center of the country and is home to a population of more than 1 million people. The city is very vibrant and full of life, with a variety of different cultures and people living in the city. Kigali is also the seat of government in Rwanda and is known for its political and cultural importance in the region. It is a beautiful city, with lush green hills, modern skyscrapers, and bustling markets. It is also home to numerous museums, monuments, and other points of interest. The Kigali International Airport (KGL) is located just outside the city and serves as the main international hub in Rwanda.

Airport Directions

To get to Kigali International Airport (KGL) by car, you can rent a car from the city center, or take a taxi. The approximate cost for a taxi to KGL is about $25. To get to KGL by bus, you can take a Citi Hoppa bus from the city center. The cost for a one-way ticket is around $2. There is no train service to KGL. To get to KGL by taxi, you can take a taxi from the city center. The cost for a one-way taxi ride to KGL is around $20.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

The airlines operating out of Kigali International Airport (KGL) are: Ethiopian Airlines, RwandAir, Kenya Airways, Turkish Airlines, KLM Royal Dutch Airlines, Qatar Airways, Brussels Airlines, and Air France. Each airline has its own terminal at the airport with their own check-in counters, boarding gates, and other facilities.

Airport Address

The address of Kigali International Airport (KGL) is KG 515 Street, number 9, about 2.5 kilometers (a five-minute drive) from the city center. The telephone number is +250 788 177 000, and the email is The opening hours are from 5:00am to 11:00pm local time.

Airport Lost & Found

The Lost and Found at Kigali International Airport (KGL) is located in the Main Building, top floor. Their phone number is +250 788 177 000 and the opening hours are 7:00 am to 8:00 pm.

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