Dakar to Bamako flights from £198

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The distance between Dakar and Bamako is 1014 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Turkish Airlines, Iberia Airlines, Mauritania Airlines International, Air Senegal, and Royal Air Maroc. Dakar and Bamako have 98 direct flights per week.

Weekly direct flights

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Air Burkina on Wednesdays.

Ethiopian Airlines on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Air Senegal on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays.

Mauritania Airlines International on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from Dakar to Bamako

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
Turkish AirlinesTHYTKYes0
0
Iberia AirlinesIBEIBYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 3 hours before flight
Mauritania Airlines InternationalMAIL6YesNo
Air SenegalSZNHCYesNo
Royal Air MarocRAMATYesNo

Mali COVID-19 travel restrictions

Your trip summary

Most travelers from Senegal can enter Mali, but there are restrictions.

Departure

Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Mali

Return

Travel restrictions
  • Travel is allowed with restrictions
  • No proof of negative pre-departure COVID-19 test results for vaccinated travelers
  • No quarantine required
Visa requirements
  • No visa required
Forms and documents
  • Mandatory proof of vaccination for Senegal
  • Mandatory passenger locator form
Additional information
  • Masks are mandatory in public

Information is provided as guidance only and accurate at the time of publishing. Always check government websites and airline materials before booking and traveling.

Learn more about COVID-19 restrictions in Mali in our dedicated Stories article.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from Dakar to Bamako?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between Dakar and Bamako takes around 1.8 hours.
What is the flight distance between Dakar and Bamako?
The flight distance between Dakar and Bamako is 1014 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between Dakar and Bamako?
Several carriers operate flights between Dakar and Bamako. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Air Burkina, Ethiopian Airlines, Mauritania Airlines International, Air Senegal.
What are the most popular routes to and from Dakar?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Dakar and London, Paris, Riga, Manchester, Marseille, Glasgow, Milan, Accra, Toronto, Seville, Birmingham, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver, Marrakesh, Barcelona, Reykjavik, Cape Town, Tallinn, Vilnius.
What are the most popular routes to and from Bamako?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Bamako and Vilnius, London, Paris, Bangkok, Dubai, Manila, Belgrade, Birmingham, Kaunas, Prague, Vienna, Brussels, Zürich, Douala, New York, Orlando, Las Vegas, Denver, Chicago, Miami.
Which airports are there in Dakar?
Dakar is mainly served by Blaise Diagne International Airport. But there are other airports nearby, including Léopold Sédar Senghor International.
What airports are near Bamako?
The main airport in Bamako is Bamako–Sénou International. It is also served by Bamako–Sénou International.
Is it possible to combine flights, buses, and trains in one itinerary when traveling between Dakar and Bamako?
Yes, it's possible to combine different modes of transport between Dakar and Bamako thanks to our Virtual Interlining technology. Making use of not only flights but also trains and buses between Dakar and Bamako can give rise to new adventures. Read more about how Virtual Interlining works on Kiwi.com Stories.
What is Virtual Interlining and how do I use it?
Virtual Interlining provides a revolutionary way of traveling. You can combine different modes of transport like flights, trains, and buses into one itinerary. And this often saves money. Thanks to the world's largest carrier database, the Kiwi.com search function enables anyone to mix and match different modes of transport easily.
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