Kisumu International Airport

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Kisumu International Airport
Airport typeCivil
OperatorKenya Airports Authority
Elevation AMSL3,796 ft / 1,157 m
Coordinates00°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 numbers401,300[1]
Jambojet plane at Kisumu International Airport

Kisumu International Airport (KIA) (IATA: KIS, ICAO: HKKI) is an international airport in Kisumu, the third largest city in Kenya. It is the third-busiest airport in Kenya after the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Kenya's capital city, Nairobi and the Moi International Airport (MIA) in Kenya's second-largest city, Mombasa[2] and the country's fourth international airport. 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. It is located on the Winam Gulf in Kisumu County, and features regional as well as intercontinental flights.

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Aerolink Uganda Entebbe, Masai Mara
East African Safari Air Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Fly540 Eldoret, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Freedom Airline Express Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Jambo Jet Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Kenya Airways Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta


  1. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 22 December 2015. Retrieved 21 December 2015.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Global Take-Off Soon for Kisumu Airport". 14 July 2011.

External links[edit]

Media related to Kisumu Airport at Wikimedia Commons