Mitiga International Airport

Last updated: Wednesday, October 4, 2023


Mitiga International Airport is a large airport located in Tripoli, Libya. It serves Tripoli and the surrounding areas.

It operates scheduled services and is identified by the IATA code MJI.

Mitiga International Airport is situated in the continent of Africa, specifically in the country of Libya, with latitude 32.89177 and longitude 13.287878.

It has an elevation of 10.97 meters (36 ft) and is identified by the GPS code HLLM.

Elevation10.97 m (36 ft)
AddressW73F+VHQ, Tajoura, Libya
WebsiteMitiga International Airport
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Airport address

Mitiga International Airport

W73F+VHQ, Tajoura, Libya

Which country is Mitiga International Airport?

Mitiga International Airport is situated in Tripoli, which is in Libya, a country located on the continent of Africa.

How do I get from Mitiga International Airport to city centre?

To get from Mitiga International Airport to the city center, you have a few options:

  1. Taxi: Taxis are readily available outside the airport terminal. You can negotiate the fare with the driver or ask them to use the meter. The journey to the city center takes around 20-30 minutes, depending on traffic.

  2. Airport Shuttle: Some hotels in the city center offer airport shuttle services for their guests. Check with your hotel if they provide this service and arrange for a pick-up.

  3. Public Transportation: There are public buses that operate from the airport to the city center. You can ask airport staff for information on the bus routes and schedules. However, note that public transportation in Tripoli may not be as reliable or frequent as in other cities.

It is advisable to check the latest travel advisories and safety information before your trip, as the situation in Tripoli can be volatile.

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Most common questions

Below are quick answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about Mitiga International Airport.

  1. Where is Mitiga International Airport located? Mitiga International Airport is located in the eastern part of Tripoli, the capital city of Libya. It is situated approximately 8 kilometers (5 miles) east of the city center.

  2. What airlines operate at Mitiga International Airport? Several airlines operate at Mitiga International Airport, including Libyan Airlines, Afriqiyah Airways, Buraq Air, and Air Libya. However, it is important to note that the availability of airlines and destinations may vary due to the political and security situation in Libya.

  3. Is Mitiga International Airport open for international flights? Yes, Mitiga International Airport is open for international flights. It serves as the main airport for domestic and international flights in Tripoli. However, it is advisable to check with the respective airlines and local authorities for any travel restrictions or security updates before planning a trip to or from Mitiga International Airport.


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