Most islands have an airport served by scheduled flights, with the exception of Santo Antão and Brava. The domestic flights in Cape Verde are operated by BestFly Cabo Verde. Some routes do not have scheduled services every day and flight times are subject to change on occasion. Flight times vary between the islands with the shortest only 15min (Praia to Maio) and longest being about 55 min (Praia to São Vicente). Check-in closes 40 mins before the scheduled departure time. Although the airports are not large, it is recommended that you arrive in good time. The airport in Praia, the capital city, is the main hub for internal flights.
Checked-in luggage is included up to 23kg. Hand luggage must not weigh more than 5kg and maximum dimensions are 55 x 35 x 25 cm. One piece of hand luggage only.
It is advisable to book your tickets in advance. There is a link to the BestFly website below. Tickets can also be booked through local travel agencies.
There are no longer any covid travel requirements.