Air Transport

International Flights | Malawian Airlines | Ulendo Airlinks
Most international flights land at Lilongwe, Malawi’s capital, but several flights, especially those from Johannesburg and Harare, land at the business centre of Blantyre in the south.
Boarding Time
Passengers are advised to report 3 hours before their departure time to allow time for travel formalities. Furthermore, check in counters are closed one hour before boarding time

Ulendo Airlinks  | 265-999-970-700 
Within Malawi, it serves the following destinations:-

  • Likoma Island
  • Liwonde National Park
  • Nyika Plateau
  • Blantyre
  • Monkey Bay
  • Majete Wildlife Reserve
  • Mzuzu
This is a charter company with its headquarters in Lilongwe and operates a fleet of 6 aircrafts. Its operating base is Kamuzu International Airport for both domestic and regional destination and provides scheduled, unscheduled and charter flights to major and remote airstrips in Malawi.

It operates to Mfuwe, Zambia from Lilongwe International Airport Daily. It operates to some very short difficult airstrips.


For intercontinental flights from Europe Ethiopian Airlines , Kenya Airways (also with KLM) and South African Airways offer good options to Malawi, with routes involving an aircraft change at their respective national hubs (Addis Ababa, Nairobi and Johannesburg).

Malawian Airlines

Malawian Airlines flies a number of times every day between Lilongwe and Blantyre and other regional Destinations.

International Flights

All international flights have the option to land in either the capital Lilongwe (5-7 times per week) or Blantyre (2-3 days per week). Regional links between Malawi and Kenya, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe are provided by Malawi Airlines and some of the national airlines of those countries.

Such connections can sometimes be used in conjunction with another African or European airline flying from Europe to these countries.

Malawi Airlines, through its association with Ethiopian Airlines can also offer connections around the world. Malawi-based air charter companies also link Malawi to its neighbours.