Non-stop flights to Maasai Mara (MDR)
Musiara Airstrip is a small airport in Kenya. It is an international airport. In total there are 6 airports around the world that have direct flights to Maasai Mara in 2 countries. Currently, there are 4 domestic flights to Maasai Mara.
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This month, there are 389 flights arriving at Maasai Mara Airport, which are 91 flights per week or 13 flights per day.
The most frequently departed flights to Maasai Mara are routes from Nairobi (WIL) in Kenya and Kisumu (KIS), also in Kenya. These two routes together are operated 330 times this month, and make up for 85% of all monthly arrivals at Musiara Airstrip.
The longest flight to Maasai Mara MDR is departing from Mombasa (MBA). This non-stop flight takes around 2 hours and 10 minutes and covers a distance of 227 miles (365 km).
List of all direct flights to Maasai Mara
Below you can find a list of all cities and countries that have direct flights to Maasai Mara, ordered by popularity.
Airlines flying to Maasai Mara
Currently, there are 5 airlines that fly to Maasai Mara. Most flights to Maasai Mara are operated by Safarilink Aviation, as they connect 4 airports to MDR. That’s around 2 times as much as Mombasa Air Safari, the second biggest airline in terms of operated flight routes to Maasai Mara. Below you can find the list of airlines that operate all MDR flights:
Intercontinental flights to Maasai Mara
The only intercontinental flights to Musiara Airstrip (MDR) are from Africa, as of June 2021.
* Please note that there are no direct services from Europe, the United States, Canada, Southern America, Central America, the Caribbean, the Middle-East, Southern Asia, China, Japan, Eastern Asia, South-Eastern Asia, Central Asia or Oceania.
Non-stop flights from Africa to Maasai Mara
Safarilink Aviation: year-round flights from Kisumu (KIS), seasonal flights from Mombasa (MBA), year-round flights from Nairobi (WIL) and Musoma (MUZ).
AirKenya Express: year-round flights from Kisumu (KIS) and Nairobi (WIL).
Mombasa Air Safari: year-round flights from Amboseli National Park (ASV) and Nairobi (WIL).
Fly-SAX: seasonal flights from Nairobi (WIL).
Auric Air: seasonal flights from Seronera (SEU).
International flights to Maasai Mara
Flights from Tanzania to Maasai Mara
There are 2 airports in Tanzania that have non-stop flights to Maasai Mara.
From Musoma, direct flights are offered by Safarilink Aviation.
From Seronera, the only airline with direct flights is Auric Air.
Domestic flights to Maasai Mara
Flights from Kenya to Maasai Mara
There are 4 airports in Kenya that have non-stop domestic flights to Maasai Mara.
From Amboseli National Park, direct flights are offered by Mombasa Air Safari.
From Kisumu, you can fly non-stop with AirKenya Express or Safarilink Aviation.
From Mombasa, you can fly non-stop to Maasai Mara with Safarilink Aviation. This is a seasonal route that starts in June and ends in October.
From Nairobi, there are 4 airlines that have direct services to Maasai Mara, which are AirKenya Express, Fly-SAX, Mombasa Air Safari and Safarilink Aviation.
Alternative airports near Maasai Mara
Flying to an alternative airport near Maasai Mara could give you other options to reach your destination. For example, the possibility to fly with a different airline or alliance, or finding a cheaper airfare. For this reason, alternative airports near to Maasai Mara (MDR) are listed below. The closest alternative airports are Maasai Mara (Kichwa Tembo) (KTJ) and Maasai Mara (Angama) (ANA).
Frequently asked questions - FAQ
How many airports are there in Maasai Mara?
There are 9 airports in Maasai Mara: Musiara Airstrip (MDR), Kichwa Tembo Airport (KTJ), Angama Airport (ANA), Olkiombo Airport (OLX), Mara Serena Airport (Mara Lodges Airport) (MRE), Mara North Airport (HKR), Olare Airport (OLG), Ol Seki Airport (OSJ) and Keekorok Airport (KEU).
What is the best airport to fly into Maasai Mara?
The most convenient airport to fly into Maasai Mara is Musiara Airstrip (MDR).
How many airlines fly to Maasai Mara?
There are 5 airlines flying to Maasai Mara from 6 airports around the world, as of June 2021.
Which airlines fly to Maasai Mara?
Safarilink Aviation, Mombasa Air Safari and AirKenya Express operate most flights to Maasai Mara. To get a full overview of all operating airlines, please use the airline filter.
Which alliances are flying to Maasai Mara?
There are no alliances flying to Maasai Mara at the moment.
How many nonstop flights are there to Maasai Mara?
There are roughly 389 flights arriving at Maasai Mara every month (or 91 flights each week), from a total of 6 airports worldwide.
What is the official name of Maasai Mara Airport?
The official name of Maasai Mara Airport is Musiara Airstrip.
What is the airport code of Maasai Mara Airport?
The airport code of Maasai Mara Airport is MDR.
What are the most popular flights to Maasai Mara?
Nairobi, Kisumu and Amboseli National Park are the 3 most popular routes to Maasai Mara. For a complete overview of all flight routes to Maasai Mara, please use our flight map.