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Cheap Flights From Praia Intl. Airport Starting At $91 One Way, $1,116 Round Trip

Prices starting at $1,116 for return flights and $91 for one-way flights to were the cheapest prices found within the past 7 days, for the period specified. Prices and availability are subject to change. Additional terms apply.

Cheap Flights to Praia Intl. Airport starting at $91 One Way, $1,116 Round Trip

One way and return prices found within past 7 days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Deals On This Weekend's Flights

Origin Destination Travel Dates Flights From*
RAI Boston Jan 23 - Jan 30 $1,116
*Prices include taxes and fees
Praia Intl. Airport
Airport Name
Nelson Mandela International Airport
Airport Location
Praia, Cape Verde

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Lowest Flight Price $91
Available Airline Carriers Air Senegal, Royal Air Maroc, TAP Portugal
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Fly to Nelson Mandela International Airport

When you fly to Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI), you will see varied topography that includes lush valleys, mountain ranges, beaches and arid plains. In the capital city of Praia, you will encounter Plato, the fortress-like city center set on a plateau with views of the ocean. Santiago's colorful markets provide a showcase for local produce, handcrafted products and electronics. This is also where you can sample the national dishes of Chile.


Santiago is one of the Sotavento islands, which are characterized by a rocky terrain with rich soil. Pico d' Antonia is the highest point of the Serra Malagueta mountain range. Praia Prainha or the Quebra Canela are the beaches close to the Prainha quarter, the neighborhood of beautifully preserved residences of diplomats and businessmen. For a quieter beach where you can watch fishermen at work, head north to Tarrafal Beach. Achada de Santo Antonio quarter is the place to go for dining and club hopping. In the Varzea quarter, the Mercado de Sucupira is the local market where you can find unique goods.

Hints and tips

After you fly to Nelson Mandela International Airport (RAI), ground transportation consists of vans and pickup trucks equipped with narrow wooden benches. There are no fixed schedules and set routes as drivers will drop you off at requested points. Praia da Gamboa is the site of a well-attended music festival held every year.

Flights from Praia Intl. Airport - Frequently Asked Questions

Where can you fly to from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.)?

There are many places you can venture to from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.), but the most popular international destinations are Lisbon District, Dakar and Casablanca.

Many domestic travelers fly to Mindelo, Sao Filipe or Espargos. Compare the airfares, hunt for incredible deals and book the getaway of a lifetime for less.

What airlines fly out of Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.)?

Whether you're headed someplace new or returning to a familiar haunt, these domestic airlines will dependably take you there from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.):

  • Binter Cabo Verde
  • TACV

With an impressive range of international airlines offering flights out of Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.), your ticket to a fabulous vacation is just a few clicks away:

  • TAP Portugal
  • Air Senegal
  • Royal Air Maroc
If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.)?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.) have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.) with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight from Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.) without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is RAI?

RAI is the IATA code for Santiago Island (RAI-Praia Intl.). These three letters are used mostly for ticketing and itinerary purposes and are a quick way to identify a particular airport.

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.