Air travel to the Turkana Basin takes a little over two hours. Several carriers offer daily flights in and around the Lake Turkana region:

Air Turkana Charters*

*By choosing Air Turkana as your carrier you help directly fund scientific research in the Turkana Basin. Click on the above link for more information.

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Yellow Wings Air Services

East African Air Charters

Tropic Air


Transportation from Lodwar to TBI facilities can be arranged for $50 per person, one way, if booked in advance. Contact for more information.