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Ndjamena International Airport

Ndjamena International Airport (NDJ)

Overview

The N'Djamena International Airport is the only international airport in Chad. The airport has a single runway and is used for both civilian and military aviation. There is a French military base at the airport which is shared by the small Chadian Air Force. There are frequent direct flights between N'Djamena and Paris and a number of African cities, including Addis Ababa, Bamako, Kano, Khartoum and Niamey.

Location

The airport is located in the northwestern corner of the city.

Getting to the city

There are always taxis waiting outside the airport to drive visitors into the city. A taxi private can be hired is prices are negotiable. Visitors should be sure to agree on a fare before setting off. Some of the hotels in N'Djamena provide free airport shuttles for guests.

Time

GMT +1

Car rental

Avis has car hire facilities at the airport.

Airport Taxis

There are always taxis waiting outside the airport to drive visitors into the city. The taxi rank is located directly opposite the terminal, close to the parking lot. A taxi private can be hired is prices are negotiable.

Facilities

Facilities at the airport are limited but there is an ATM, bathrooms, seating areas and a simple shop and restaurant.

Parking

Across the road from the airport terminal, travellers can find a parking lot for public use.

Departure Tax

None.

Airlines

The passenger airlines servicing the airport include Air France, ASKY Airlines, Camair-Co, Ethiopian Airlines, Sudan Airways and Toumai Air Tchad.

Internet

Wifi is unavailable.


Ndjamena International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.