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Chileka Intl. Airport Info

Chileka Intl. Airport
Airport Name
Chileka Airport
Airport Location
Blantyre, Malawi

Airport Code

IATA BLZ
ICAO FWCL
Origin Airport Chileka Intl.
Origin Airport IATA Code BLZ
Origin City
Number of Airlines Serving
Lowest Flight Price
Precip: 1%
HIGH
80°F
LOW
55°F
Latitude
-15.674722
Longitude
34.970833
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FAQs about Chileka Intl. Flights

Is Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.) an international airport?

Domestic and international flights both take off and land at Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.). No matter where you're traveling from, this is an excellent place to touch down.

Which airlines fly into Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.)?

Get your vacation off to a fabulous start. Splurge on upgraded seats when you travel with Ethiopian Airlines, the top domestic airline that frequents Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.).

Travelers from all corners of the globe land at Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.) each and every day of the year. Many of them arrive on these prominent international carriers:

  • Ethiopian Airlines
  • South African Airways
  • Kenya Airways
What terminal at Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.) will your airline fly into?

Let's face it — bustling airports like Blantyre Airport (BLZ-Chileka Intl.) can be rather overwhelming. But don't fret, a quick read up on its layout will have you navigating around like a seasoned pro. The biggest airlines land at the following terminals:

  • Ethiopian Airlines - the main terminal
  • South African Airways - the main terminal
  • Kenya Airways - the main terminal
Is there a hotel in Blantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.)?

Unfortunately, it's not possible to overnight in the immediate vicinity of Blantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.). That said, you'll surely find an ideal place if you look further afield.

If you were hoping to stay just minutes from the airport, you'll need to make other arrangements. But there's no need to worry. The Villa 33 is a fine option that's further out. If you book a room here, be sure to plan out your route to get back to the airport in time.

Can I rent a car at Blantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.)?

Book a rental car with the help of Travelocity and get to know Blantyre on your own time.

If you want to pick up a car after touching down at Blantyre (BLZ-Chileka Intl.), you'll need to look beyond its surrounds. There aren't any rental companies in the immediate vicinity.

BLZ Flight Status & Terminal Information

Before flying from Chileka Intl. Airport (BLZ), here are some tips to make your flight experience go smoothly. Before leaving your house, make sure you have everything you need, including flight and hotel itineraries. Speaking of itineraries, check your BLZ flight status to make sure there have been no changes to your flight time. Also, familiarize yourself with your airlines check-in requirements and baggage policies.

Arrive early to the airport. Give yourself time to find parking, drop off your bags, and grab a bite to eat. If you’re wondering how early you should arrive to the airport, most airlines recommend arriving two hours early for a domestic flight and three hours early for an international flight.

Flights From Chileka Intl. Airport

If you’re looking for the best deal on flights from Chileka Intl. Airport – BLZ, then browse Travelocity’s large inventory of discount airfare from BLZ. Flights to your favorite destinations are offered at discount rates from major airlines all year long. Book your Blantyre flight today from Travelocity.

Parking at Chileka Intl. Airport (BLZ) and Transportation

Figuring out how to get to the airport can be stressful, so it’s always good to have a game plan ready. If you have a flight from Chileka Intl. Airport, there are several options for transportation. If you don’t want to deal with the hassle of parking, have a friend or family member drive you to the airport and take advantage of short-term parking. Going on a business trip with a coworker? Meetup at the office and share a cab ride over to the airport for curbside drop-off. If driving yourself is your only option, not to worry. Chileka Intl. Airport (BLZ) offers long-term parking that is safe and secure for your vehicle.


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