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Flights to Bangui

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Bangui is the capital and largest city of the Central African Republic. It sits on the northern bank of the Ubangi River, which forms the border with the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The city has a hot, humid climate with a wet and dry season. The rainy season is from March to November, and the dry season is from December to February. Bangui is a centre of commerce and administration for the country. It has a museum with collections of Central African art and archaeology, a cathedral, and a central market with a wide variety of goods. Since the country has been facing some political instability, it's important to be aware of safety issues before travelling there.

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Airports near Bangui

You have choices when it comes to reaching Bangui. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Bangui.

Douala International Airport

Douala International Airport, one of Central Africa's busiest hubs, offers frequent connections to Bangui M'Poko International Airport (BGF). This route provides a reliable option with relatively short flight times between cities.


N'Djamena International Airport

Located in neighboring Chad, N'Djamena offers another possible connecting point to Bangui. However, flight frequency and availability may fluctuate due to less robust flight schedules compared to larger international hubs.


Yaoundé Nsimalen International Airport

Yaoundé, Cameroon's capital, provides an additional option for flights to Bangui. Like Douala, Yaoundé also has well-established routes and potentially more frequent flight options to Bangui.


Charles de Gaulle Airport

Due to historical and ongoing political ties, Paris often offers flights to Bangui. While this might provide a connection for those travelling from Europe, the flight duration will be significantly longer than regional options from within Africa.

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Things to do in Bangui

Exploring Bangui's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Musée Boganda (Boganda Museum)

This is the largest museum in the Central African Republic. It houses a collection of artefacts that showcase the country's rich history and culture, including sculptures, musical instruments, and traditional clothing. The museum is named after Barthélémy Boganda, the first president of the Central African Republic.

Notre-Dame de Bangui Cathedral

This Roman Catholic cathedral is a beautiful example of colonial architecture. It was built in the early 20th century and is located in the centre of Bangui. The cathedral is known for its stained glass windows and its tall bell tower.

The banks of the Ubangi River

The Ubangi River is the lifeblood of Bangui. It provides transportation, food, and recreation for the city's residents. You can take a boat ride on the river to see the city from a different perspective, or relax on the banks and watch the fishermen at work.

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