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Cheap Flights to Somalia
|Popular in||October||High demand for flights, 9% potential price rise|
|Cheapest in||May||Best time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop|
|Average price||C$ 2385||Average for round-trip flights in July 2020|
|Round-trip from||C$ 1399||From Toronto to Hargeisa|
|One-way from||C$ 975||One-way flight from Toronto to Hargeisa|
When is the best time to book a flight to Somalia?
The price you pay for your flight to Somalia may vary depending on when you book. For the best chance of a lower fare, look to book 18 days in advance of your trip. Fares are likely to increase in the final two weeks or so before your departure date.
How long is the flight to Somalia?
Those who are travelling from Toronto to Mogadishu will find that the flights do tend to be quite long. The shortest flights from Toronto are around 21h and 20m. travellers coming from Montreal will find that the shortest flight times tend to be 24h 30m. If you happen to have your flight originate in Vancouver, you will find that the flight times are going to be even longer. The shortest is 25h 55m, but some of the flights can be 60h or more. The number of stopovers and the length of those stopovers will determine the overall length of the flight.
Which cities offer direct flights to Somalia?
Because of the length of the flight and the distance traveled, you will find that there are not going to be any direct Somalia flight deals from any of the cities in Canada. However, you can still find a range of airlines that can offer two stops. In many cases, this includes not just a layover, but also changing airlines. Those who take an Air Canada flight from Montreal typically have a stopover in Toronto where they board another airline, such as Ethiopian Airlines. They will then take that to their second stopover at Addis Ababa before finally reaching Mogadishu Aden Adde International.
What is the best way to travel around Somalia?
There are many ways for you to get to different areas of Somalia including domestic flight services through Daallo Airlines and Jubba Airways. In the larger towns and cities, you should not have a problem finding a taxi, and there are minibuses and shared taxis available in Mogadishu. Travel on the road is possible in Mogadishu, but it is difficult and can be dangerous outside of the city. In order to drive in the country, you will need to have an International Driving Permit.
What are some things to do in Somalia?
There are many things to see and experience when you take a trip to Somalia. It is a country on the coast, which means you will find a range of different beaches, such as Lindo Beach, where guests can enjoy the scenery and the water. You might also want to consider visiting the cave paintings of Las Geel. Others might want to head into Kismayo National Park, where you can see a wide range of different species, such as giraffes and elephants. You might also want to visit Shanghai Old City, as well as Saryan Museum, Union Mosque, Hadful Mosque, and Mogadishu Cathedral.
Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Somalia?
When you travel to Somalia from Canada, you will need to have a passport that is valid for the duration of your stay. In addition, you will need to have a visa when you enter the country. The visas obtained will be valid for one month. Visas are available on arrival at Mogadishu International Airport. They can also be obtained at Somali embassies.