Kigali International Airport, Rwanda - Stein Travel

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Welcome to Kigali International Airport

The airport is situated about seven miles (12km) from central Kigali.

Car Rental

Car rental companies include Alamo, Avis, Europcar, Hertz and Sixt.

City Transfers

Airport taxis are available.


Tel: +250 (0)85 791.

Departure Tax

Facilities include currency exchange facilities, cafeterias, duty free shopping, travel agency and a tourist help desk. Facilities for the disabled are available.

Kinyarwanda, French and English are the official languages. French is widely spoken, but English is limited to a few people in the tourist centres.

The official currency is the Rwanda franc (RWF), which is divided into 100 centimes. The US dollar is the hard currency of preference; travellers cheques are difficult to exchange, even in the capital. Credit cards are only accepted at the major hotels in Kigali.

Local time is GMT +2.

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