Douala International AirportServes as the main entrance point in the country. Camair-Co (national carrier) is the main service provider to the city of Douala. Other airlines also fly to Europe - Air France (Paris), Royal Air Maroc (Morocco), Brussels Airlines (Brussels) and Turkish Airlines (Istanbul). Several airlines provide links to African destinations. Flights to Douala with major airlines are not available daily, hence a flexible schedule and a timely reservation is required. On flights out of Douala a cash-only airport tax of FCFA 10 000 is payable after you have checked in but before passport control.
By trainPassenger services are operated by Camrail. There are several daily services from the capital Yaoundé, brand new Intercity trains takes 3:45 h to complete the journey. There's also a slower service from Kumba twice a week. The central station in Douala, (Gare de Bessengue) is located just off Blvd. de la Réunification.
By carThe Route Nationale 3 (N3) from Yaoundé to Limbe and the Route Nationale 5 (N5) from Bafoussam to Douala are the two main roads linking Douala to other cities of the country.
There are passenger ferries, usually one sailing per week, from Bata and Malabo, both located in Equatorial Guinea.
phone: +237 33 42 21 65address: Rue de l’HopitalMuseum showcasing the rich maritime history of Douala.
- Douala Memorials, Douala water park, Douala shops
- Place du Gouvernement
- La Pagode
Ecobankhave ten Master card / visa card ATMs all over Douala
La Sorento (Italian pizzas),
Le dernier Comptoir Colonial (Fish, Prawn)
Ibis Hotel, Vallée des Princes Hotel, The Douala Gingerbrook Hotel, Halmari Hotel, Karkson Hotel, Borduav Hotel, Veavousa Hotel
phone: +237 33 43 31 31address: Akwa, west of the cityModern and marginally maintained hotel which is convenient for airport. Wireless internet works well, air conditioners do not. Rooms are generally clean and have TV with a few English channels. If you need entertainment, there is a nightclub across the street.
Peninsula Plaza Hotelphone: +237 347 1741address: Voie Makepe EstA modern hotel which is on the northern side of the city. Rooms are quite good, with air conditioning. Internet might not work and hot water from in room boiler may not work.
address: 920 Boulevard de la Liberté
address: 488 Rue de Verdun
address: 35 Avenue Des Cocotiers
Greecephone: +237 3343-7742address: B.P. 617, 349 Rue Joffre
- phone: +237 3343 9732address: BP 1016 Douala
- Yaoundé — the capital of Cameroon.