Cheap Flights To Yaounde (YAO) Starting at $353

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Cheap Flights to Yaounde from $353 One Way, $490 Round Trip

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Yaounde Flight Information

Traveling To Yaounde
Destination Airport IATA Code YAO
Number of Airlines Serving
Airlines Turkish Airlines, Royal Air Maroc, Air Canada, Air France, Brussels Airlines, Delta, Air Côte d'Ivoire
Flight Price $490
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Fly to Yaounde

When you fly to Yaounde, you'll arrive in a vibrant city in the heart of Africa. As the capital of Cameroon, Yaounde is a place where people come to explore the nation's natural and cultural history, see the variety of architecture and enjoy the tropical climate. Yaounde's urban lake, plentiful parks and public gardens offer places for visitors to make the most of the warm climate and meet the welcoming locals.


At the Cameroon Art Museum, guests can view a variety of masterpieces created by local and regional artists. The Cameroon National Museum, located in the former presidential palace, offers an in-depth look at the nation's history and development. At the Palais des Sports, visitors can watch a soccer game or take in a musical performance. The Mvog-Betsi Zoo is a family-friendly attraction that houses many species of animals native to Cameroon.

Hints and tips

After you arrive at Yaounde Nsimalen International Airport (NSI), you can take a taxi or city bus to the center of the city. The tropical climate of Yaounde features temperatures around 79 degrees Fahrenheit in July and August and into the upper 80s from December until through February. The annual November African Theater Festival for Children and Young People is a popular event that includes fun games, films and activities for all children.

Frequently asked questions

Am I currently able to fly to Yaounde?
Our Covid-19 Travel Advisor offers everything from comprehensive information on travel advice reports to the latest quarantine policies. Make sure you check it out before booking your flight to Yaounde.
If I am not able to travel because of COVID-19, can I change or cancel?
Before you make a booking, have a read through your selected airline’s terms and conditions. This should help with most questions regarding COVID-19 and flight changes or cancellations. For more assistance, visit our handy Customer Service Portal.
Which airlines apply social distancing or other strategies regarding COVID-19?
To help stop the spread of COVID-19, many airlines have introduced social distancing to the skies. These are some of the airlines spearheading the way to a “new normal” flying experience:
  • Ethiopian Airlines - this airline is known for providing passenger masks and cleaning with disinfectant.
  • Brussels Airlines - this airline is known for conducting passenger temperature checks and cleaning with disinfectant.
  • Turkish Airlines - this airline is known for conducting passenger temperature checks and cleaning with disinfectant.
Which airlines fly to Yaounde?
With 20 airlines to take your pick of, finding the best flight that matches your itinerary and budget will be easy. Nsimalen Intl. Airport (NSI) is the main entryway to Yaounde and where you’ll likely be landing. These leading international airlines are ready when you are:
  • Air France - 21 flights to Yaounde per month
  • Air Cote D’Ivoire - 17 flights to Yaounde per month
  • Turkish Airlines - 13 flights to Yaounde per month
What is the best airport to fly to in Yaounde?
Nsimalen Intl. Airport (NSI) is the entry point to the city, so your only tough decision will be the window seat or the aisle seat. Downtown Yaounde is roughly 10 miles away and where many visitors choose to book a hotel.
How much is a flight to Yaounde?
If you’re after a round-trip flight, airfares ranged from $490 to $805 this week. The cheapest prices for one-way tickets were $353, from Paris (CDG).
How to book the cheapest flight to Yaounde?
With some of the best flight deals around, bagging a bargain is easy with Orbitz. The following useful tips will help you pick up cheap flights to Yaounde — and leave you with cash to spare:
  • Departing from or arriving at other airports may work out to be cheaper. Enter your preferred departure and arrival airports. Next, click on the ‘Nearby airports’ function below the form fields to look through your options.
  • If you’re flexible with your schedule, click on the ‘Show flexible dates’ link. It’ll show the flight deals for the days before and after your selected departure. Airfares often vary depending on what day of the week it is.
  • To optimize your results, hit ‘Show options.’ You can search based on airlines, seating class, and nonstop and refundable flights. You can also choose whether you want to fly in the morning, afternoon or evening under ‘Sort & Filter’ to the left.
  • The early bird gets the best deals, so book your tickets the moment you know your travel dates. The most affordable airfares sell like hotcakes and prices climb as the departure date gets closer.
  • Combine your hotels, flights and car rentals into a package deal and score great discounts. Save your hard-earned dollars for things that really excite you, like exploring every corner of Yaounde.
  • Flying during peak season means expensive airfares. Try to avoid traveling over popular periods, such as Easter, Thanksgiving and school breaks.
What is the best time to book a flight to Yaounde?
Generally speaking, the cheapest time to reserve a plane ticket is January. This is closely followed by February then August. When seeking a cheap flight to Yaounde, it always pays to be ready to book. Cheap deals emerge quickly and don’t stick around!
What day of the week is the cheapest to book a flight to Yaounde?
When it comes to cheap airfares to Yaounde, the best days to book are generally Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays. An unbeatable flight deal is just clicks away with Orbitz.
What is the cheapest day of the week to fly to Yaounde?
According to Orbitz data from 2020, you should kick off your vacation on a Monday to get cheap flights to Yaounde. Next most affordable day? Tuesday. Saturday will set you back the most. So, leave early in the week if you’d love to score a bargain fare and stretch your travel budget.
What is the cheapest month to fly to Yaounde?
We won’t keep you guessing — according to Orbitz data, August is generally the cheapest month to fly. Ideal for those who crave a weekend getaway or just a break from it all before the weather turns. The least affordable time to fly is in the middle of summer, with airfares peaking in June.
Which airlines allow free cancellation?
Things change, and we think your flight should be able to as well. That’s why Orbitz makes it a snap to search for fares with no change fees and free cancellation. Simply enter your departure and arrival points and then click on “Filter by flexible change policies.” You can’t beat that for peace of mind!
What do I need for the flight to Yaounde?
It’s wise to be ready for anything when embarking on a trip. Keep in mind the following pointers for a smooth flight:
  • You’ll need proof of identification such as a valid passport. To avoid confusion during check-in, make sure you reserve your tickets under the same name as your official ID. It’s smart to have digital copies of important documents too, just in case!
  • If you’re flying direct to Yaounde, chances are you’ll be in the sky for quite some time. Pack enough snacks and entertainment to keep you occupied. Now is a terrific time to get stuck into that book you’ve been eyeing off!
  • Temperatures in the cabin can quickly change, so it’s best to bring a sweater. Consider compression socks too. They can help prevent blood clots and improve circulation.
How many direct flights are there to Yaounde?
Your exciting adventure is just one easy plane trip away, with 190 direct services to Yaounde each month. Search for your fare with Orbitz and lock in a rewarding deal with Air Cote D’Ivoire, Ethiopian Airlines or Brussels Airlines. Other reputable carriers that provide nonstop services include Turkish Airlines, Air France and ASKY.
How do I get cheap first-class/business deals to Yaounde?
Smart travelers have a talent for finding first or business-class airfares to Yaounde that don’t cost an arm and a leg. Follow their example with these practical tips:
  • Being flexible isn’t just useful for your yoga. Leave some room to move around your travel dates so you can snap up more affordable airfares when a big sale drops.
  • Plenty of budget airlines offer top-notch business-class seating that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg.
  • Bid for an upgrade. Some carriers hold online auctions that let you put down a price for a seat up the front. You may also be able to upgrade with points earned through a flight loyalty program.
What is the best time to go to Yaounde?
Yaounde is an excellent year-round vacation destination, but the most popular months to visit are . If you love warmer weather, make your way there in the summertime. Like most places in the Northern Hemisphere, the summer season begins June 20. During this time, temperatures generally drift between 68Fº (20Cº) and 80Fº (27Cº) during the day.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.