Lewa Airport

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Lewa Airport
Lewa Airport.jpg
Lewa Airport with departure lounge and plane on stand
Airport typePublic, Civilian
OwnerKenya Airports Authority
ServesLewa Wildlife Conservancy
LocationLewa Downs,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL5,500 ft / 1,700 m
Coordinates00°11′34″N 37°28′21″E / 0.19278°N 37.47250°E / 0.19278; 37.47250 (Lewa Airport)
Lewa is located in Kenya
Location of Lewa Airport in Kenya
Placement on map is approximate
Direction Length Surface
ft m
14/32 4,100 1,200 Unpaved

Lewa Airport is an airport in Kenya.


Lewa Airport (IATA: n/a, ICAO: n/a) is located in Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, in Isiolo District, Eastern Province (Kenya).

Its location is approximately 198 kilometres (123 mi), by air, north of Nairobi International Airport, the country’s largest civilian airport.[1] The geographic coordinates of Lewa Airport are: 0° 11' 34.00"N, 37° 28' 21.00"E (Latitude:0.192778; Longitude:37.472500).


Lewa Airport is a small civilian airport, serving Lewa Wildlife Conservancy and surrounding communities. Situated at 5,500 feet (1,700 m) above sea level,[2] the airport has an unpaved runway that measures 4,100 feet (1,200 m) in length.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Airkenya Express Nairobi–Wilson
Safarilink Maasai Mara, Nairobi–Wilson

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Distance between Lewa (Eastern) and Jomo Kenyatta Airport Nairobi (Nairobi Area) (Kenya)". distancecalculator.globefeed.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  2. ^ "KE-6885 pilot info @ OurAirports". www.ourairports.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  3. ^ "Airports in Kenya". www.aircraft-charter-world.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 0°11′34″N 37°28′21″E / 0.192778°N 37.472500°E / 0.192778; 37.472500