Kisumu International Airport

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Kisumu International Airport
Airport type Civil
Operator Kenya Airports Authority
Location Kisumu
Elevation AMSL 3,796 ft / 1,157 m
Coordinates 00°05′10″S 34°43′44″E / 0.08611°S 34.72889°E / -0.08611; 34.72889Coordinates: 00°05′10″S 34°43′44″E / 0.08611°S 34.72889°E / -0.08611; 34.72889
KIS is located in Kenya
Location of airport in Kenya
Direction Length Surface
ft m
06/24 10,826 3,300 Asphalt
Statistics (2013)
Passenger numbers 267,379[1]

Kisumu International Airport is an airport in Kisumu, Kenya (IATA: KIS, ICAO: HKKI). It is the third-busiest airport in Kenya[2] and the country's fourth international airport. Although classified as an international airport, scheduled passenger service is available only to Nairobi and Mombasa. The airport is set for a second phase of a 4.9 billion shilling expansion that will include the construction of a parallel taxiway, cargo apron and associated facilities.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

East African Safari Air Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Fly540 Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Jambo Jet Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Kenya Airways Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta
Silverstone Air Nairobi-Wilson Airport, Mombasa-Moi[3]
Freedom Airline Express Limited Nairobi-Jomo Kenyatta[4]


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 2015-12-21. 
  2. ^ "Global Take-Off Soon for Kisumu Airport". 14 July 2011. 
  3. ^ Kenya Airports Authority (21 February 2018). "Silverstone Air Launches Kisumu – Mombasa Direct Flights". Nairobi: Kenya Airports Authority. Retrieved 14 May 2018. 
  4. ^ Ojina, Elizabeth (14 May 2018). "Freedom Airline launches flights to Kisumu airport". Business Daily Africa. Nairobi. Retrieved 14 May 2018. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Kisumu Airport at Wikimedia Commons