Nairobi, 17th January, 2020: In order to improve passenger experience at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA), Kenya Airports Authority wishes to notify the general public of the temporary closure of selected traffic lanes at the airport’s main entrance from Saturday 18th January, 2020. This is to facilitate the installation of a new car park management system.
The closure has been scheduled during the off-peak hours of 0830HRS to 1300HRS and 2300HRS to 0430HRS so as to minimize the impact on airport operations. Normal traffic flow is expected to resume by Thursday, 23rd January, 2020. During this period, the airport’s Cargo Gate will remain open for 24 hours to ease traffic.
The authority will work closely with the Kenya Airports Police Unit (KAPU) to assist with the management of traffic flow at the airport. Motorists and/or passengers are advised to plan accordingly and allow extra time when coming to the airport as delays may be experienced.
In the meantime, we appeal to all airport users to bear with us as we strive to enhance customer experience in and out of JKIA.