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Lilongwe International Airport (LLW)


Lilongwe, Malawi

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Elevation: 4035ft

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Lilongwe is the capital and largest city of Malawi, located in the central region of the country. It is a vibrant, modern city with a population of approximately one million people. The city is located in a valley between two hills, and is known for its lush green landscapes and wide range of attractions. The city is home to several museums, monuments, and parks, as well as a bustling nightlife. The city is well connected to other cities in the region, with the Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) serving as the main gateway to the city and the surrounding region.

Airport Directions

To get to Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) from the city centre, you can take a taxi, bus, train or car rental. Taxi: A taxi from the city centre to the airport should cost around MWK 8,000-12,000 (USD 11-16). Bus: There are buses that go from the city centre to the airport, but the frequency and cost can vary. The cost should be around MWK 500-1,000 (USD 0.50-1.50). Train: There is no train service to the airport. Car Rental: You can rent a car to get to the airport, but prices will vary depending on the type of car, length of rental, and the rental company.

Airport Terminals & Airlines

There are a number of airlines that operate flights to and from Lilongwe International Airport (LLW), including Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, Air Botswana, South African Airways, Air Tanzania, and Air Namibia. The airlines have their respective terminals at the airport, with Ethiopian Airlines operating out of Terminal 1, Kenya Airways operating out of Terminal 2, Air Botswana operating out of Terminal 3, South African Airways operating out of Terminal 4, Air Tanzania operating out of Terminal 5, and Air Namibia operating out of Terminal 6.

Airport Address

The address of Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) is:Kanengo,P.O. Box 30045,Lilongwe 3,MalawiTelephone: +265 1 773 039Email: info@llw-airport.comOpening Hours:Monday – Sunday: 05:00 – 22:00

Airport Lost & Found

The Lost and Found at Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) is located at Old Terminal Building, Kamuzu International Airport, Lilongwe, Malawi. The telephone number is +265 1 773 250, and the opening hours are from 8:00am to 4:00pm Monday to Friday.

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