Country codes Malawi

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

MW

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

MWI

Internet TLD

.mw

Phone calling code

265

Large airports

N/A

Medium airports

6

Small airports

20

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

26

Largest airports in Malawi

There are no large airports in Malawi.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality

Airport codes in Malawi

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
FWCL BLZ Chileka International Airport Medium airport Blantyre
FWDW DWA Dwangwa Airport Medium airport Dwangwa
FWKA KGJ Karonga Airport Medium airport Karonga
FWKI LLW Lilongwe International Airport Medium airport Lilongwe
FWMG MAI Mangochi Airport Medium airport Mangochi
FWUU ZZU Mzuzu Airport Medium airport Mzuzu

About Malawi

Malawi (native name: Malawi) is a country located in Eastern Africa. In total, the population of the country reaches 16.8 million inhabitants. Its capital is Lilongwe.

The international country code of Malawi is MW or MWI. Neighbouring countries are Mozambique, Tanzania and Zambia.

The common languages in Malawi are English(English) and Chichewa(chiCheŵa).
The only officially used currency is Malawian kwacha. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Malawian kwacha with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 0 large, 6 medium and about 20 small airports in Malawi.

Travel to Malawi

Tourism

If you need more tourist information we can advise you to buy a guide for Malawi

Health

  • Malaria
    Malaria occurs in this country. Protect yourself from mosquito bites. Precautions are personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine the right actions
  • Hepatitis A
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • Hepatitis B
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Tyfoid
    The vaccination advice is personal. Consult a qualified medical professional to determine whether vaccination is useful for you
  • Cholera
    The authorities require a so-called cholera declaration when you enter the country by land
  • DTP
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country

Tap water

The tap water in Malawi is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 17°C (July) and 24.7°C (October).

Emergency

When travelling abroad keep in mind that the response times and services available on the other end of the call may be different than those in your own country.

Police
997
Ambulance
998
Fire departmemt
999

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Car rental

Rent a car in Malawi

Find a rental car at your destination airport to make the most out of your trip to Malawi.

When traveling abroad, we mostly have a limited amount of time to experience the beautiful sights and activities and often end up we really want to do. Renting a car lets you travel at your own leisure and get to the spots you want to visit in Malawi quickly and hassle-free.

Car rental services often include a GPS system, providing you with the perfect opportunity to explore the country without getting lost. You can drive wherever you want to go.

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Travel insurance

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Travel insurance helps protect against the unexpected. A primary incentive to get travel insurance can be for the emergency medical assistance. It’s a wise thing to get travel insurance because you can easily spend over GBP 10,000 for treatment and transportation expenses. Don’t wait too long before purchasing a travel insurance because many travel insurance coverages require you to purchase your plan within a specific number of days of making that initial trip deposit if the coverage is to be in effect.

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