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The Gambia is a desired beach destination for holiday makers far and wide. European flights take on average 5-6 hours to reach Banjul International airport – making it a perfect escape for some winter sun.

Visas for most countries are not required for stays under 4 weeks. Due to Covid, there might be additional requirement. Please enquire with the Gambia Embassy or consulate or your airline for the most up to date information.

Winter flights are available from November to April at competitive rates. Countries with direct flight paths;

England, The Netherlands, Morocco, Nigeria, Spain, Belgium, France, Germany, Turkey, Sweden and Senegal. Via Brussel, Istanbul, Dakar, Casablanca or Barcelona you also easily get to The Gambia.

Charter flights are among others available from Gambia Experience, TUI and Corendon.

In the summer months flights are available with; Gambia Experience (London Gatwick), Brussels  Airlines (Brussels), Vueling (Barcelona), Turkish Airlines (Istanbul), Air Senegal (Dakar) and Royal Air Maroc (Casablanca).

You can always contact us to find out if there is a new airline offering flights to Gambia from your country.

For the more adventurous, why not stop off in Senegal and drive across the border - this takes approx. 5 hours to reach Banjul port. The shorter path includes a Ferry trip from Barra to Banjul, approx. 1 hour and is an adventure in itself.

*Border control from Senegal to Gambia and necessary travel documentation required in order to cross. Please make sure you have passports and necessary paperwork when crossing the Gambia/Senegal border.

Banjul Int Airport is 19 km from Kololi Resort and takes approximately 30-40 minutes to reach resort by vehicle.

We can arrange a meet & greet shuttle, private vehicle or taxi to/from the airport.  Please contact us for information and prices.

*There are major works on-going at Banjul Int airport due to be completed next year.


From the Airport to Resort

Arriving at Banjul Int Airport is an experience for the first-time visitor. Once through the hustle and bustle of baggage reclaim you will find the airport and hotel/resort representatives waiting with their welcome signs.  If you’re an independent traveller and taxis are your preferred mode of transport, you will find fleets of both tourist taxis (green in colour) and local taxis (yellow in colour) at the main entrance of the airport. Even though the local taxis are much cheaper, we do recommend the tourist taxis for safety and minimum restrictions when entering tourist areas. With plans of major infrastructure improvements in The Gambia, with some works already started, the roads at present from the airport to the hotel areas, which is partially lit; does come with poor road surfaces and bad traffic - but with a safe and sturdy vehicle, transport takes approx. 20-30 minutes depending on traffic at the time of travel.

Kololi Area

Kololi Beach Resort is blessed to be in the heart of the Senegambia tourist region. With the newly completed conference centre next door, the Bijilo National Forest that takes just 5 minutes’ walk/cycle, as well as the lively Senegambia tourist ‘strip’ just 1-minute walk from Resort ; you will have the benefit of enjoying the relaxation of Kololi Resort as well as the convenience of the surrounding areas.    Some hotels have a taxi rank nearby. It is best to agree the price in advance and there should be a price board displaying the tariffs.


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