Fly from Malindi (MYD) to Lamu (LAU)
Whether you’re travelling from Malindi to Lamu for vacations, business or family visits its always a smart choice to compare prices and make sure you’re getting the best deal before booking your travel. Travelling around along the coast of the Indian Ocean and experiencing more of what East African coastal towns have to offer can be quite the trip but as soon as you reach this tranquil island you’ll be sure to enjoy life in Lamu. Lamu isn’t just a simple Island town but also visitors access to a number of Game reserves namely, the Dodori National Game Reserve and the Boni National Game Reserve.
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Distance and Flight Time
The average flying distance from Malindi to Lamu is just over to 180 km and will take you around 25 minutes from the airport to airport. The trip offers you a short time to relax, watch your favourite episode of a series and by the time you finish your entertainment you should be preparing for landing. There are regular flights servicing the Malindi to Lamu route around 3 flights per day from Fly540, Skyward Express & Silverstone Air Services.
If you prefer to get a better lay of the land you can also travel by road by hiring a car or booking a bus, travelling by road you will have to cover around 230 kilometres which should take you just over 4 and a half hours to complete.
Another option is to travel from Malindi to Lamu by ferry across the Indian Ocean, the ferry travels around 230 kilometres and would take you 5 hours to dock at Lamu.
Not to Miss During Flights
You will be treated to a stunning overhead view of the Indian Ocean and the beautiful East African coastline.
Airport & Layover Tips
Explore Tanzania’s smaller island airport also known as the Manda Airport. This island regional airport services a steady demand of domestic and regional travellers each week but hardly gets overcrowded. It has also gone through some recent renovations to offer travellers improved services and facilities. Upon your departure from the airport, you will find that there is no shortage of travel alternatives when leaving the airport with a range of rental car agencies, cabs, buses and shuttles all just a call away.