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Flights to Benguela

Book flights to Benguela

Benguela, Angola is a coastal city with lots of history and culture. Known for its landscapes, breathtaking beaches and cathedrals. The city's heritage is reflected in its colonial architecture, while its markets and lively music scene showcase its dynamic spirit. Benguela's warm climate and welcoming locals make it a delightful destination for those seeking an authentic Angolan experience. Its thriving fishing industry and fertile agricultural lands contribute to its robust local economy. Benguela, a city that beautifully marries the old with the new, is truly the heart of Angola.

Fancy a trip to Benguela? With over 600 airlines to choose from and more than 40 ways to pay, Alternative Airlines can help you conveniently book your flights to Benguela. We offer budget-friendly, flexible flight routes to Benguela no matter where you're flying from or when you plan to travel!

Airports near Benguela

Here are 4 airports available for your flights to Benguela, simplifying your travel arrangements. With these options, travelling to and from Benguela becomes effortlessly straightforward.

Quatro de Fevereiro International Airport

This is the closest international airport to Benguela, located approximately 500 kilometres away. It is a major hub with connections to various destinations in Africa, Europe, and the Americas.


Lubango Airport

Although not an international airport, Lubango Airport is a regional airport located about 300 kilometres from Benguela. It serves domestic flights within Angola and can be a convenient option for travellers looking to reach Benguela.


Namibe Airport

Another regional airport, Namibe Airport is situated around 400 kilometres from Benguela. It offers domestic flights within Angola and can be considered as an alternative for reaching Benguela.


Ondjiva Pereira Airport

While not in close proximity to Benguela, Ondjiva Pereira Airport is an international airport located approximately 800 kilometres away. If you choose to fly here, you would need to arrange a connecting flight or continue your journey by road to reach Benguela.

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Buy your flights to Benguela and pay later

Using Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) for flights to Benguela offers several advantages. Spread the cost of your booking over time for more flexibility in managing travel expenses, making your adventure more budget-friendly.

There are often no interest charges if paid within the agreed timeframe, but this will need to be checked with the lending provider, and it can ease budgeting for your trip, ensuring a stress-free travel experience.

Things to do in Benguela

In a city full of many sights to see, we've picked out our top 3 must-sees:

Benguela Railway

The Benguela Railway in Benguela, Angola is a must-visit attraction. It's a significant colonial-era railway project offering a unique journey through landscapes. Experience breathtaking views and learn about Angola's history.

Baía Azul

Often referred to as the 'Blue Bay', Baía Azul is a stunning beach located in Benguela. With its white sands, crystal clear waters, and eye-catching surroundings, it's the perfect place for relaxation and water sports. The beach is also known for its vibrant local life, with numerous seafood restaurants and beach bars lining the shore.

Igreja do Populo

This historic church is one of the oldest and most significant landmarks in Benguela. Built in the 18th century, the Igreja do Populo boasts a beautiful blend of Portuguese and African architectural styles. The church's grandeur, coupled with its history, makes it a must-visit for history buffs and architecture enthusiasts alike.

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