Fly from Mombasa (MBA) to Lamu (LAU)
Whether you’re travelling from Mombasa 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. Booking a flight from Mombasa to Lamu will have you enjoying a smooth coastal flight that won’t take longer than an episode of your favourite TV show. Skyward express services this route with regular flights so you shouldn’t find it hard to find available seats.
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Distance and Flight Time
A flight from Mombasa to Lamu takes about 42 minutes and covers a distance of around 240 kilometres/ 149 miles. The flight takes the journey down the East African coast so you should spot a few seaside villages and stunning sea views during this remarkably short flight.
If you prefer to travel by car or bus and have time to spare, then enjoy a more leisurely approach and explore by road. Your drive that could take up to 7 hours on the fastest route available, so pack in some snacks for the trip.
Not to Miss During Flights
During the flight, you should be able to spot some coastal towns like Mambrui, Watamu, Kilifi and the biggest would be Malindi, which to its credit is a popular holiday destination with an airstrip that accommodates direct flights.
Airport & Layover Tips
Manda Airport is also known as Lamu Airport, is a small civilian airport with two airstrips and is situated on the western shore of the Indian Ocean, on the Kenya coast. As you land, you’ll be greeted by fresh ocean breezes and a relaxed atmosphere.