Top Choice Taxi in Mamou

Conakry Gare Routière

Taxis to Conakry (GFr63,000; eight hours) go from a parking area just to the west of the town centre.
Car Hire in Bata

Private driver

Oliver Rodriguez is one of the few reliable drivers with a 4WD vehicle based in Bata. He can be hired for a trip to Cogo and Akayalong or north to Rio Campo.
Ferry in Libreville

Navettes Pointe Denis

These ferries take you to Pointe Denis (25 minutes). They return at the end of each day; check the times on board.On weekdays, phone in advance to make sure it's running, as things are quiet during the week but busy…
Car Rental in Praia


Car rental, with prices from CVE5000 for a one-day rental in a Fiat Panda to CVE20,000 for a Toyota Land Cruiser. You can also hire a cheaper 4WD – a Ford Everest runs CVE7800.
Taxi in Maio


A top driver on Maio, Bemvindo charges CVE6000 to CVE7000 for a full-day tour of the island.
Ferry in Dakar

Dakar–Ziguinchor Ferry Ticket Office

Three ferries travel between Dakar and Ziguinchor (in the Casamance), with a total of four weekly departures in each direction. The bigger Aline Sitoé Diatta goes twice per week, while the Diambogne and the Anguène …
Ferry in Brava

Cabo Verde Fast Ferry

Cabo Verde Fast Ferry runs between Praia, Fogo and Brava several times a week. Schedules change often, so it's best to consult the website for the latest. The journey from Fogo to Brava lasts 50 minutes and costs CV…
Taxi in Conakry

Gare Routière Bambeto

The main stationm, with daily taxis to Kankan (GFr200,000, two days), Kissidougou (GFr150,000, 1½ days), N'zérékoré (GFr275,000, two days) and Labé (GFr95,000, 10 hours).Internationally, there are daily taxis to Bam…
Airline in Bissau

ASKY Airlines

Regional airline based out of Lomé (Togo); it offers several connections a week between Lomé and Dakar. Quality of planes vary. Long delays out of Bissau aren't unheard of, which can be problematic for connecting fl…
Airport in Cap Skirring

Aéroport de Cap Skirring

The airport is located just north of the village (literally walking distance to the heart of town – though you'll need a lift to the beach resorts). Groupe Transair flies twice a week (Fridays and Sundays) between D…