Seychelles - Airport guide
As the Seychelles comprises of a number of different islands, there are many airports scattered across several of these popular tourist destinations.<br/
- Alphonse Island Airport
- Assumption Island Airport
- Astove Island Airport
- Bird Island Airport
- Coëtivy Island Airport
- D'Arros Island Airport
- Denis Island Airport
- Desroches Island Airport
- Farquhar Islands Airport
- Frégate Island Airport
- Seychelles International Airport
- Marie Louise Island Airport
- Platte Island Airport
- Praslin Island Airport
- Remire Island Airport
All airports are named after the island where you’ll find them, aside from the Seychelles International Airport, which is found on Mahé Island.
Seychelles International Airport
Seychelles International Airport is the main arrival point for those vacationing here, receiving both domestic and international flights, seeing more than half a million passengers yearly.
The airport is situated an estimated 11km southeast of the capital Victoria, and is the head office of Air Seychelles; the country’s national airline.
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Once you arrive there is ground transportation available in the form of a bus and taxis. The taxi rank can be found outside the terminal, offering services to all destinations on the island. Taxi fare to Victoria is approximately SR.75, and a surcharge applies at night, taking the price to SR.100. The bus runs just outside the airport, and operates every 20 to 30 minutes throughout the day, costing SR.3.
On another island
If you are vacationing on another Seychelles island, then there are both ferry and domestic flights available for transportation.
The domestic terminal is only a short walk from the international terminal, operating flights approximately every 10 – 15 minutes when busy. These are scheduled to correspond with international flights.
There is also a ferry service not far from the taxi rank, offering links to other islands and to New Port for those on a cruise holiday.