Dakar Blaise Diagne airport (DSS)

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Blaise Diagne International Airport, opened on December 7, 2017, is the new inbound and outbound air terminal from Senegal. It operates with international flights to several destinations in Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the United States.

Official Website: dakaraeroport.com
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Annual passenger traffic:
Tel: +221 339 396 900. There is an information desk in the main hall.


Blaise Diagne airport is found near Diass, 58 km (36 miles) to the west of the city of Dakar.

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Car rental counters from Avis (Tel +221 338 497 755 - 8:00 am to 0:00 am) and Sixt (Tel +221 339 571 011 - 8:00 am to 10:00 pm) available next to the central lobby.


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Although there are no accommodations inside the grounds, some of the nearby hotels operate shuttle services for their guests. Sargal Hotel (Tel +221 338 697 596), Hôtel du Phare (Tel +221 338 603 000), Onomo Hotel Dakar (Tel +221 338 690 610), Begue Pokai (Tel +221 775 003 449), Hotel Mimosa (Tel +221 781 269 266), Keur Dofie (Tel +221 776 506 169), La Source Ndiambalane (Tel +221 781 070 383), Paradialaw (Tel +221 778 389 797), Iris Hotel (Tel +221 338 362 969), Visa Sante (Tel +221 768 810 363).


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Bus - There are two express services from Senecartours (Tel +221 338 597 777) that connect the airport with the cities of Dakar, Thiès and Mbour. Line 1 - Patte d'Oie, Hotel Virage, Hotel King Fahd Palace, Hotel Radisson Blu, Hotel Terrou Bi; line 2 - Hotel Ibis Novotel, Palace de l'Independance. Departures from 8:30 am to 4:00 am. More information

Taxi - Cabs available outside the main building, in addition to reception and orientation agents. A web application to make reservations is also available. The trip to the city centre takes approximately 1 hour.


The airport has a parking lot in front of the terminal, with VIP spaces. In addition, there is a passenger drop-off zone where the first 5 minutes are free. Rates


For special passengers (with a disability or reduced mobility), the elderly, children or pregnant women, it is recommended to arrange the proper services with their airline at least 48 hours before their flight.