Diori Hamani International Airport

Diori Hamani International Airport (NIM)


The Diori Hamani International Airport is located in the southeastern suburbs of Niamey, along the Route Nationale 1, the major highway linking the city with the east of the country. The airport has a single terminal and three runways. The facility is shared by the military and the public. There are regular flights to Paris and Istanbul from Diori Hamani International Airport, as well as several African cities.


The airport is located in the southeastern suburbs of Niamey.

Getting to the city

There is no public transport to and from the airport, but taxis are available. Travellers are advised to arrange a pick up from their hotel if possible.


GMT +1


Tel: +227 73 25 17.

Car rental

Car rental companies represented at the airport include Europcar and Crown Car Hire.

Airport Taxis

Taxis are available at the airport until about 10pm. The journey time from the airport to downtown is 10 minutes.


Airport facilities are limited but include some shopping (including duty free shops) and restaurants.


Airlines operating at the airport include Air France, Turkish Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, ASKY Airlines, Air Algerie, Air Burkina, Air Mali, Westair Benin and Senegal Airlines.

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