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Airports in Burkina Faso

Ouagadougou Airport (OUA)


Ouagadougou Airport is a basic facility which has recently been renovated. Travellers should allow plenty of time before flights as the queues can get very long.


The airport is located in the centre of Ouagadougou.

Getting to the city

It's better for visitors to organise transport with their host or hotel, but taxis and rental cars can be arranged at the airport.


No GMT offset.

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

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