Passenger guide - Libreville airport (LBV) 

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Libreville Léon Mba International Airport, opened in the 1950s, is the largest in Gabon. It operates with domestic and international flights to several destinations in Africa and some European locations.

Official Website: libreville-airport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 - Open 24 hours a day.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 910,000 passengers went through it in 2013.
Tel: +241 0173 6244 / 6246 / 6247. The information desk is located in the center of the terminal, in the public hall, and is available around the clock (Tel +241 0173 8282).

 
 

Libreville airport is located 20 km (14 miles) to the northwest of the city centre.

 
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Bus - There are regular services from SOGATRA (Tel +241 0176 8546) to the center and northern part of the city. More information

Taxi - Vehicles available outside the terminal. There are two types: white, metered, more comfortable; and red and white, with no meters. The trip to the city centre takes around 10-20 minutes.

 

There are car rental services on the main floor of the terminal.

Avis (Tel +241 0174 5845 - Mondays through Fridays from 6:30 am to 8:00 pm, weekends from 9:00 am to 8:00 pm)
EGCA/SATRAM (Tel +241 0249 0400 / 0407 / 0408)
Free Travel (Tel +241 0226 6316 / 0144 5307)
GESPARC (Tel +241 0724 9600 / 0179 2736)
Global Service (Tel +241 0177 4050 / 0172 2718)

 

The airport has a currency exchange bureau (Mondays through Fridays from 7:45 am to 2:30 pm), ATMs, VIP lounges, mobile phone services and prepaid Wi-Fi access. Inside the terminal there is a business center with executive services and a meeting room for hire.

Food and Drinks- Bars, coffee shops, restaurants. Le Toucan, in the International Departures Hall, is open around the clock.
Shopping- Duty-free goods on the first floor, newsagents, sweets.
Baggage- Free trolleys in the Arrivals Hall and the car parks. Porters and baggage wrapping available (Tel +241 0321 9143 / 0429 3901 / 0536 1699). In case of missing luggage, contact Tel +241 0173 4393.
Other Services- Travel agencies.

 

Three car parks with security personnel are available, in addition to areas for passenger drop-off in front of the terminal. The first 10 minutes have no charge. More information: Tel +241 0173 8282. Prices

P1 - Situated opposite the terminal.
P2 - Located behind the main building.
P3 - Free parking to the right of the access road.

 

Inform your airline or travel agency in advance about your particular needs if you should require special assistance or wheelchairs. Reserved parking spaces next to the entrance to P1.

 

Across from the airport are found the Résidence Maisha (Tel +241 0144 5070) and the Hôtel Orchidée (Tel +241 0620 9882). Some alternatives further away include: Onomo Hotel Libreville (Tel +241 0145 9100), Park Inn by Radisson Libreville Hotel (Tel +241 0144 8080), Résidence Hôtelière du Phare (Tel +241 0412 0000), Residence Oceane (Tel +241 328 2719), Motel Cappuccino (Tel +241 625 6661), Hôtel Le Feuillage (Tel +241 0145 1906), Radisson Blu Okoume Palace Hotel (Tel +241 0144 8000), Nomad Suites Residence (Tel +241 0540 7729).

 
 
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Latest updates: June, 01, 2018
 
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