Airports in Kenya: A Comprehensive List


It is getting closer to that time of the year when Kenyans travel around the world either for Christmas or New Year, the Aviation Industry is thriving well having recorded a substantial increase in the number of airlines registered and also an increase in the amount of  flights recorded at the main airports in Kenya. This is indeed an exciting time for the aviation industry worldwide, irrespective of the global slow down in the economy that occurred worldwide in 2008, the industry continues to wax stronger and stronger everyday.

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There are numerous domestic and international Airports in Kenya today with many different Kenyan air carriers as well as several other international carriers making use of these local and international Airports. Kenyan Airports are well up to standard with banks, Airport hotels, airport car rental firms, airport transfer services, convention facilities, foreign exchange bureaus, duty-free stores, post offices, health care facilities and bistros just to name a few, We’ve decided to bring you a comprehensive list of Local and International Airports in Kenya. Hopefully you’ll find it informative enough and we hope it will guide you during your next travel, This list comprises of both civil and military airports in Kenya

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List of Civil and Military Airports in Kenya


List of Domestic and International Airports in Kenya

Civil Airports
Amboseli HKAM ASV Amboseli Airport
Bamburi BMQ Bamburi Airport
Bungoma HKBU Bungoma Airport
Bura (Tana River) HKBR Bura East Airport
Busia HKBA Busia Airport
Eldoret HKEL EDL Eldoret International Airport
Eliye Springs HKES EYS Eliye Springs Airport
Embu HKEM Embu Airport
Garba Tula HKGT Garba Tula Airport
Garissa HKGA GAS Garissa Airport
Hola HKHO HOA Hola Airport
Homa Bay HKHB Homa Bay Airport
Isiolo HKIS Isiolo Airport
Kakamega HKKG Kakamega Airport
Kalokol HKFG KLK Kalokol Airport
Kericho HKKR KEY Kericho Airport
Kilaguni HKKL ILU Kilaguni Airport
Kimwarer n/a KRV Kimwarer Airport
Kisii HKKS Kisii Airport
Kisumu HKKI KIS Kisumu Airport
Kitale HKKT KTL Kitale Airport
Kiwayu KWY Kiwayu Airport
Lamu HKLU LAU Manda Airport
Lewa Downs Lewa Airport
Lodwar HKLO LOK Lodwar Airport
Loitokitok HKLT Loitokitok Airport
Lokichogio HKLK LKG Lokichogio Airport
Lokitaung HKLG Lokitaung Airport
Loiyangalani HKLY LOY Loiyangalani Airport
Mackinnon Road HKMR Mackinnon Road Airport
Magadi HKMG Magadi Airport
Makindu HKMU Makindu Airport
Malindi HKML MYD Malindi Airport
Mandera HKMA NDE Mandera Airport
Maralal HKMI Kisima Airport
Marsabit HKMB RBT Marsabit Airport
Masai Mara HKKE Keekorok Airport
Masai Mara MRE Mara Serena Airport
Meru National Park HKMK Mulika Lodge Airport
Mombasa HKMO MBA Moi International Airport
Moyale HKMY OYL Moyale Airport
Mtito Andei HKMT Mtito Andei Airport
Nairobi HKJK NBO Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
Nairobi HKNW WIL Wilson Airport
Naivasha HKNV Naivasha Airport
Nakuru HKNK NUU Nakuru Airport
Nanyuki HKNY NYK Nanyuki Airport
Narok HKNO Narok Airport
Nyeri HKNI NYE Nyeri Airport
Samburu HKSB UAS Samburu Airport
Voi HKVO Voi Airport
Wajir HKWJ WJR Wajir Airport
Military Airports
Nairobi HKRE Moi Air Base

Nairobi International Airport (NBO) in the capital city of Nairobi is the largest airport in Kenya. It is also one of the busiest airports of Africa. If you are planning a visit Kenya or travel to any city in Kenya, knowledge about the airports and other travel facilities will be really useful.