Flights to Guinea bissau will land you to a marvel which was once part of the Mali Empire. It boasts diverse architecture of colonial years under the Portuguese rule, hosting wonders and remains to portray rich history, amazing natural landscape, national parks and wildlife reserves. The Bijagos Archipelago is the glorious mix of 18 islands, which are mostly uninhabited with a few exceptions, hosting tourist attractions of varied types like the wreckage from the old capital of Bolama and gorgeous national parks offering wildlife viewing and natural habitat in Orange Islands.
There are more than 60 weekly international Guinea Bissau flights being operated by 6 airlines which include Royal Air Maroc, TAP Air Portugal, Ethiopian Airlines and the Gambia. Board or connect with 2 stop flights via Dakar with Emirates, Air France, Kenya Airways, Iberia and SN Brussels.
Airlines are not operating direct flights to Guinea-Bissau from the UK at present. But travellers can get connecting flights with major airlines such as Royal Air Maroc, British Airways, TAP Air Portugal, KLM, and Iberia. Flights to Guinea-Bissau are available from almost all major airports in the UK, and even budget airlines like Flybe and Blue Air are offering flights from certain airports.
The minimum flight duration from the United Kingdom to Guinea-Bissau is 8 hours and 10 minutes on a connecting flight with TAP Air Portugal. The said flight is via Lisbon. However, flights can take longer depending on factors such as the departing airport and the number of layovers involved. The average flight duration, roughly speaking, is 15 hours, more or less.
From early June to late October, flights to Guinea-Bissau are expected to be cheaper. As fewer people fly during this time of the year, it means that special offers and discounted flight deals are to be looked forward to. Give us a call at 020 3137 2316 to double-check if flights during the said period are within your budget or not.
British Airways offers connecting code-shared flights to Guinea-Bissau from various airports in the UK. The majority of these flights are code-shared with TAP Air Portugal. Flights are available from London (Heathrow, Gatwick, and City), Manchester, Edinburgh, Aberdeen, Glasgow, Leeds, and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Serving Guinea-Bissau as its only international airport, the Osvaldo Vieira International Airport is responsible for handling international flights to and from the UK. The IATA code used for this airport is OXB, and the distance from city centre is about 10 kilometres.