Freetown in detail

Flights & getting there

From the main bus station at Wallace Johnson St, reasonably well maintained government buses leave for cities including Bo (6am daily, Le20,000), Kenema (6am daily, Le25,000), Makeni (6am daily, Le15,000) and Conakry, in Guinea (6am Monday to Thursday, Le50,000). Shared bush taxis head to the same destinations, stopping at villages and communities along the way. They leave from Freetown Central Lorry Park on the far east side of town. Taxis to Conakry park along Free St near Victoria Park Market.