International and regional airline access
- Namibia's primary international airport is Windhoek International
- Best direct international links are via London and Frankfurt into
- Best regional access is from Johannesburg and Cape Town.
Alternatively via Harare, Victoria Falls, Lusaka and
Namibia's main airports
- Windhoek International (WDH)
- Eros Aiport (ERS)
- Walvis Bay (WVB)
- Swakopmund (SWP)
- Opuwo (OPW)
- Rundu (NDU)
- Mpacha/Katima Mulilo (MPA)
Domestic hubs in Namibia
Namibia is generally tackled on a mobile basis
over several weeks or on a week long fly-in safari. In the case
of the fly-in safaris, all local charter flights are normally included
in the safari packages so no special arrangements are usually
necessary once you get into the country.
Windhoek (WDH) is Namibia's main international gateway.
Eros (ERS), just south of Windhoek is Namibia's main hub
for all domestic charters and scheduled flights.
Namibia has over 30 well constructed airports and aerodromes
(mostly a legacy of South Africa's military involvement in the
70's and 80's) in addition to numerous strips in less traveled
Airlines and Charters in Namibia
- Air Namibia is widely regarded as a reliable domestic and
- The fly-in
safaris are generally inclusive of all charters and use Eros
as the hub.
- Any unscheduled flights are arranged on either a seat rate or
charter rate (whereby you hire the entire aircraft for a specific
Alternate travel options in Namibia
roads within Namibia are first class by African standards with
nearly 4500km of good tarred roads and an extensive network of
is second only to South Africa in terms of its road
connectivity in the sub region and is therefore ideally suited
for self-drive and mobile
can cope with the roads connecting all of the major centres
but there are certain areas that demand 4x4 vehicles and even
then only in convoy.
advice must be sought for certain wet season excursions in the
Kaokoveld (January to April)
of the Caprivi are impassable when the river systems are
flooding from April to August.
Additional information on Namibia