Moi International Airport (MBA) transfers
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Pickup at Mombasa Airport (MBA)
Open your app to request a ride
When you’re ready, open the Uber app to request a ride to your destination. Choose the MBA airport transportation option that suits your group size and luggage needs.
Follow directions in the app
You’ll get directions about Mombasa Airport pickup points directly in the app. Pickup locations may vary by terminal. Rideshare pickup signs might also be available at Moi International Airport.
Meet your driver
Go to your assigned MBA pickup location as specified by the app. Please note: this location may not always be at your nearest exit. Your driver’s name, license plate, and car color will show in the app. Verify your ride before you get in. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
Mombasa Airport tips
Mombasa Airport wifi
Wifi is available for passengers traveling through Mombasa Airport. Details about how to connect to the network and log in can be found at the airport.
Mombasa Airport parking
Parking options may be available around the airport. However, it is recommended that you get in touch with MBA Airport directly if you have any queries.
Mombasa Airport luggage storage
It is advisable that you get in touch with your airline or tour operator before flying to check about luggage facilities at the airport.
Top questions from riders
- Can I request a ride with Uber at Mombasa Airport?
Uber is available at Mombasa Airport, so you can enjoy a convenient and comfortable trip to wherever you need to go.
- Where is the Uber Mombasa Airport pickup location?
Pickup locations can vary, so be sure to check the app after requesting a ride to ensure that you are in the right place.
- How much are Uber prices for MBA Airport?
Uber rates to and from Mombasa Airport may be affected by time, traffic, and other factors. Check the Uber price estimator on the Uber app for approximate trip prices.
- How long will it take to get a pickup through Uber?
When you go to request a ride, the app will provide an estimate of how long it will take for your driver to arrive at the pickup location.
Mombasa Airport visitor information
Thanks to the Mombasa region’s popularity with tourists, Mombasa Airport has grown into the airport it is today, handling both shorter domestic flights and long-haul international flights. The airport is located around 10 kilometers (6 miles) to the west of the bustling city center of Mombasa, a drive that takes about 20 minutes, depending on traffic conditions. Uber is the ideal choice for people traveling to and from the city center, as well as other nearby regions.
Getting around Mombasa Airport
If you’re concerned about walking long distances, it is recommended that you get in touch with Mombasa Airport directly to ask how far you may have to walk. People with limited mobility should get in touch with their airline or tour operator to let them know if they need assistance navigating the airport. It is highly recommended that you make these requests at least 48 hours in advance of your flight time. If you have queries about whether it will be necessary to transfer between terminals, get in touch with the airport directly.
Moi International Airport restaurants
There are likely to be options for eating at MBA, but as the airport is small, these may be snacks and takeaway food rather than sit-down meals to linger over before your flight. If you want to savor some of Mombasa’s food, the city center is easily accessible with Uber and offers a wealth of restaurants and street food.
Mombasa Airport shops
There is some duty-free shopping at Mombasa Airport, and travelers can also make the short ride to the city center with Uber and indulge in some retail therapy there instead. Within just a few minutes of the airport, keen shoppers will find Mombasa’s malls, markets, and souvenir shops, so you can make the most of what’s on offer whether you have a short layover or a longer stay.
Hotels near Mombasa Airport
Several hotels are within easy reach of Mombasa Airport, so there’s sure to be something to suit all budgets, whether you’re looking for a luxury hotel or an economy hostel. These are a great option if you have an early-morning flight or an overnight layover and you want to make sure you get back to the airport on time. Mombasa city offers lots more in terms of accommodation, all easily accessed from the airport with a short Uber trip.
Points of interest near Mombasa Airport
Mombasa, a seaside city located on the Indian Ocean, is Kenya’s oldest and second-biggest city. It is a cosmopolitan tourist paradise, with a range of cultural, historical, and natural sites to explore, including:
- Bamburi Beach
- Fort Jesus UNESCO World Heritage Site
- Haller Park
- Mombasa Marine National Park
- Old Town
- Shimba Hills National Reserve
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