Country codes Rwanda

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

RW

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

RWA

Internet TLD

.rw

Phone calling code

250

Large airports

1

Medium airports

2

Small airports

4

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

7

Largest airports in Rwanda

There are 1 large airports in Rwanda.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
HRYR KGL Kigali International Airport Large airport Kigali

Airport codes in Rwanda

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
HRYG GYI Gisenyi Airport Medium airport Gisenyi
HRZA KME Kamembe Airport Medium airport Kamembe
HRYR KGL Kigali International Airport Large airport Kigali

About Rwanda

Rwanda (native name: Rwanda) is a country located in Eastern Africa. In total, the population of the country reaches 11.6 million inhabitants. Its capital is Kigali.

The international country code of Rwanda is RW or RWA. Neighbouring countries are Burundi, Congo (Kinshasa), Tanzania and Uganda.

The common languages in Rwanda are Kinyarwanda(Ikinyarwanda), English(English) and French(français).
The only officially used currency is Rwandan franc. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Rwandan franc with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 1 large, 2 medium and about 4 small airports in Rwanda.

Travel to Rwanda

Tourism

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

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
  • Yellow fever
    Yellow fever occurs in this country. Vaccination is mandatory for all travelers
  • 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 Rwanda is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 18.7°C (December) and 20.5°C (September).

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
112
Ambulance
912
Fire departmemt
112

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Car rental

Rent a car in Rwanda

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

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 Rwanda 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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