Lodwar Airport

Coordinates: 03°07′20″N 35°36′36″E / 3.12222°N 35.61000°E / 3.12222; 35.61000 (Lodwar Airport)
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Lodwar Airport
Airport typePublic, Civilian
OwnerKenya Civil Aviation Authority
ServesLodwar, Kenya
LocationLodwar,  Kenya
Elevation AMSL1,715 ft / 523 m
Coordinates03°07′20″N 35°36′36″E / 3.12222°N 35.61000°E / 3.12222; 35.61000 (Lodwar Airport)
Lodwar is located in Kenya
Location of Lodwar Airport in Kenya
Lodwar is located in Africa
Lodwar (Africa)
Direction Length Surface
ft m
09/27 3,281 1,000 Asphalt
New Lodwar Airport Terminal Building
Old Lodwar Airport Terminal Building in Turkana County, Kenya

Lodwar Airport is an airport in Kenya.


Lodwar Airport (IATA: LOK, ICAO: HKLO) is located in Turkana County, in the town of Lodwar, in the northwestern part of the Republic of Kenya. Its location is approximately 515 kilometres (320 mi), by air, northwest of Nairobi International Airport, the country's largest civilian airport.[1]


Lodwar Airport is a civilian airport that serves the town of Lodwar and surrounding communities. Situated at 1,715 feet (523 m) above sea level,[2] the airport has a single asphalt runway which measures 1000 m in length and is 15 m wide.[3]

Airlines and destinations[edit]

Aircraft Leasing Services Lokichogio, Nairobi–Wilson
Fly540 Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Fly-SAX Nairobi–Wilson
Seasonal: Eldoret, Kitale[4]

There are also some UNHAS flights only available to UN and INGO staff.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Distance between Lodwar () (Airport) and Jomo Kenyatta Airport Nairobi (Nairobi Area) (Kenya)". distancecalculator.globefeed.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  2. ^ Charter, International Air. "Lodwar Airport, Kenya". www.internationalaircharter.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  3. ^ "Information about Lodwar Airport - World airport database". www.airport-data.com. Retrieved 2018-08-21.
  4. ^ Flightradar24. "Live Flight Tracker - Real-Time Flight Tracker Map". Flightradar24. Retrieved 2023-06-02.

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