Burkina Faso Ouagadougou OUA airport is a small but busy airport in continental Africa. Booking a Meet and Assist Service will make passing through it fast and easy. Burkina Faso Fast Track’s local greeters will help bypass the lines and ensure a quick arrival, a smooth departure, or a successful connection.
Africa Fast Track’s service in Burkina Faso adds a first class feel, usually reserved for VIPs or celebrities. The service may include regular or special immigration handling, an electric buggy kart, help with VOA and baggage, Before you book, our reservation team & system will help you book the exact service that you need.
On arrival Burkina Faso Fast Track’s English speaking greeters will meet you near the air bridge. They will assist you through any passport or visa control, and escort you to the baggage and customs area. They will help find your driver, or if you booked a connection, check in to your next flight.
On departure, they will contact your driver, will assist you through check-in and immigration, and will take you to your airline lounge or the boarding gate.
For connections, the greeter will meet you near the air bridge and will guide and escort you through the arrival, departure and transfer processes needed for your connection, right through to your airline lounge or the gate.
For more than 10 years our Airport Assistance and Booking Team has assisted thousands of travellers pass smoothly through busy airports. Before you book, Fast Track’s tools and expert staff will help you understand and choose the exact service you need at the lowest possible cost.
Fast Track services are available to any traveler, on any airline, and in any cabin class, and in all major airports around Asia, the Middle East & Africa.
Ouagadougou Airport, Burkina Faso (IATA: OUA) is located inside the city of Ouagadougou. Originally it was built on the outskirts but over the years the city has expanded and now it surrounds the airport. The commercial district of the city is only 1.5KM away. This airport is used by several regional airlines including Air Senegal, Air Burkina and Ethiopian Airlines. Internationally one can fly with Air France, Turkish Airlines and Royal Air Maroc. This is a busy airport with on average a 7% increase in passenger numbers year on year.
Facilities at this airport are basic, WIFI is limited but can be bought when using the airport lounge. The lounge can be accessed by economy passengers for a fee. When arriving at this airport one can purchase a Mobile SIM card at a very reasonable price. There are 3 hotels within 1 km from the airport who offer shuttles to and from the terminal building. Taxis are available outside. This airport is used as a hub by the American Military who carry out various air intelligence operations in the region.
The country of Burkina Faso, situated in West Africa, is landlocked and surrounded by 6 other countries including; Benin, Togo, Ghana and Niger. The country has a high population growth, problems connected with drought and food shortages. Terrorist activities have taken place several times in recent years. The biggest attraction of this country is the people. The people offer a very warm and friendly welcome to visitors who are welcomed with a bonne arrivée (welcome) with a handshake. When one travels away from the cities there are many gems to be found in this country and there are landscapes that are enchanting and in addition there is the charm of the Burkinabé (the local people) who are so lovely.
Ouagadougou or as the locals call it Ouaga is an electric city full of life. There is never a shortage of things to do here. Music, festivals, dance, theatre, street markets and performers help to make this city a great place to visit. Although not a rich country, it is very possible to find good places to eat and enjoy some of the French influenced cuisine. At night time, many people love to visit the Petit Bazar that offers alcohol, dancing and traditional music.