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Bissau Airport Taxi and Transfers

Reliable and Friendly Bissau Airport Taxi


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

Friendly and reliable Bissau Airport taxi

Bissau or Osvaldo Vieira International Airport is the only international airport that serves the city of Bissau, the capital of Guinea-Bissau, and it’s about 13 km northwest of Bissau city centre. To enhance your travel experience and ensure a stress-free arrival at your accommodation, you can pre-book your Bissau Airport taxi with Welcome Pickups.

Instead of waiting in line at the airport taxi rank or trying to navigate the local public transport network after a long flight, you can enjoy private and reliable service with Welcome Pickups. The booking process is very simple and you can pre-arrange your Welcome transfer from Bissau Airport in just a few clicks. There are many reasons to choose Welcome, including a flexible cancellation policy, flight monitoring from your driver to ensure a smooth pickup even if there’s a flight delay, and above all, a fixed, competitive fare that you’ll know and pay in advance.

A professional, hand-picked driver will be waiting for you upon arrival; they will greet you warmly and guide you to your private vehicle. After that, you can simply sit back and enjoy a comfortable ride to your hotel or apartment. You can use this time to chat with your driver, who will be happy to share tips on the local culture and recommendations on the best places to eat or lesser-known attractions that you shouldn’t miss during your trip.

To ensure the same level of service throughout your trip, you can arrange all your transportation needs with Welcome Pickups in advance. Your driver can also help you book additional transfers or a taxi to Bissau Airport on the day of your departure; just make sure to ask them before they drop you off at your accommodation!


Hand picked & english speaking drivers


Same price as a regular Taxi from the line


Drivers are always on time


24/7 Email & Phone support

How much does a taxi cost?

Taxi prices
Day time
(05:00 - 24:00)
Night time
(00:00 - 05:00)
10 €
12 €
24 MIN

Welcome’s Bissau Airport taxi fleet

Arriving at Bissau can be a unique experience and sharing it with your travel party right from the start creates some great memories. Booking your taxi from Bissau Airport with Welcome ensures you’ll stick together and enjoy safe and comfortable transportation.

During the booking flow, you will automatically be assigned the appropriate vehicle type for you based on the number of passengers and luggage items. For up to 4 passengers with one carry-on each, you’ll be assigned a sedan, whereas for up to 8 passengers or for more pieces of luggage, a minivan will ensure enough room for everyone and everything. A baby/child seat can be installed on both vehicles if needed; you can bring your own or request one upon booking and the driver will provide it for you.

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Directions to Bissau with your taxi from Bissau Airport

Bissau Airport is about 13 km northwest of the city and the average driving time is 35 minutes. Your driver will take the best route according to the drop-off location you indicate in your booking so double-check that you fill in the correct address.

After exiting the airport parking compound, your driver will head southwest and turn left. After about 3.7 km, you will come across a roundabout, take the first exit, and continue onto Avenida dos Combatentes da Liberdade da Pátria for about 7 km. At the next roundabout, you will take the second exit, stay on Avenida dos Combatentes da Liberdade da Pátria, and continue straight onto Avenida Francisco Mendes. As you approach the city centre, your driver will continue on local roads until they reach your hotel or apartment.

Pre-booking a top-rated taxi from Bissau Airport

The best way to ensure a stress-free arrival in Bissau is to pre-book your Bissau Airport taxi with Welcome Pickups. By having your transportation pre-arranged you can skip any lines at the taxi rank and avoid the hassle of figuring out which public transport options are available to your destination – if any.

Your Welcome taxi from Bissau Airport will be pre-paid, ensuring a fixed fare that you’ll know in advance; there is no need to carry cash or negotiate the fare with the driver. You’ll enjoy a private, reliable ride with a professional and pleasant English-speaking driver – handpicked by Welcome, until you reach your accommodation. You can book your Welcome Bissau Airport taxi well in advance too; there’s a flexible cancellation policy if your plans change at the last minute.

Typical fare of a Bissau Airport taxi

Taxis are readily available at the airport and are generally safe, but it’s recommended to only use licensed taxis. The fare is negotiable and can depend on various factors like the number of passengers, time of day, and kilometres driven; it’s important to agree on a price with the driver before getting in the taxi.

The average fare for a standard sedan-sized taxi from Bissau Airport to the city is around €6 (CFA 3,900). To avoid negotiations and unpleasant surprises at the end of the ride, you can always pre-book your Bissau Airport taxi with Welcome Pickups; fixed, competitive fares and peace of mind are guaranteed.

Frequently asked questions

Do Bissau Airport taxis operate with fixed fares?

The fare for a taxi from Bissau Airport to the city or any other destination isn’t fixed and local taxis don’t use a taximeter either. The fare can vary and depends on multiple factors so it’s strongly advised to agree on the total cost with the driver before you get in the taxi; don’t hesitate to negotiate if needed. As a reference, the average cost of a transfer from the airport to the city is €6 (CFA 3,900).

Where will I meet my Welcome driver?

Your Welcome driver will hold a sign with your name and wait for you in the Arrivals Hall after baggage claim and passport control. You will receive an email with their photo and contact information a few hours before your transfer too, so you’ll know who to expect and can contact them if needed.

What happens to my booking if my flight is delayed?

Even in case of an unexpected flight delay, your Welcome transfer from Bissau Airport remains valid; your pickup will simply be rescheduled for the new flight arrival time. When you make your booking, we’ll ask for your flight number; your driver will use it to monitor your arrival and even if there is a schedule conflict, another driver will be assigned to operate your transfer. You’ll receive an email for any updates for your peace of mind.

Welcome Pickups has a Net Safety Score of 99 of 100

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  • 20 minute gap between transfers

  • Regular Car Sanitisation

  • Contactless ride

  • Sanitiser in every car

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