Country codes Zambia

ISO 3166-1 2 letter

ZM

ISO 3166-1 3 letter

ZMB

Internet TLD

.zm

Phone calling code

260

Large airports

1

Medium airports

7

Small airports

67

Heliports

N/A

Total airports

75

Largest airports in Zambia

There are 1 large airports in Zambia.

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
FLKK LUN Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Lusaka Large airport Lusaka

Airport codes in Zambia

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ICAO IATA Name Type Municipality
FLKE CGJ Kasompe Airport Medium airport Chingola
FLKK LUN Kenneth Kaunda International Airport Lusaka Large airport Lusaka
FLLI LVI Livingstone Airport Medium airport Livingstone
FLLC Lusaka City Airport Medium airport Lusaka
FLMF MFU Mfuwe Airport Medium airport Mfuwe
FLMG MNR Mongu Airport Medium airport Mongu
FLSK NLA Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport Medium airport Ndola
FLSO KIW Southdowns Airport Medium airport Kitwe

About Zambia

Zambia (native name: Zambia) is a country located in Eastern Africa. In total, the population of the country reaches 15.9 million inhabitants. Its capital is Lusaka.

The international country code of Zambia is ZM or ZMB. Neighbouring countries are Angola, Botswana, Congo (Kinshasa), Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Tanzania and Zimbabwe.

The common language in Zambia is English(English).
The only officially used currency is Zambian kwacha. If you want to exchange money, check the current value of the Zambian kwacha with the value of your local currency at the money exchange office.

There are 1 large, 7 medium and about 67 small airports in Zambia.

Travel to Zambia

Tourism

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

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
    Vaccination is recommended for all travelers to this country
  • 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 Zambia is not safe to drink. Be sure to drink bottled water.

Weather

The historical average temperature lies between 16.9°C (June) and 24.5°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.

9-1-1 (USA)

911 is an emergency telephone number used in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, El Salvador, and Paraguay, among other countries. 9-1-1 is also written as 911. From almost every location in the USA and Canada, dialling 9-1-1 will link the caller to an emergency dispatch office. Because of the enhanced 9-1-1 system, the system will pairs caller numbers with a physical address in 96 percent of the United States.

The 9-1-1 emergency number has been available in the Philippines since August 1, 2016. If you’re located in Mexico, where implementation in different states and municipalities is being conducted, you also can use the 9-1-1 system.

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Car rental

Rent a car in Zambia

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

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 Zambia 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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