List of available services at Abidjan International Airport

Information desk
An information desk is available in the main lobby of the airport. The reception staff can inform travelers and companions on their flight, their experience at the airport or the formalities. Do not hesitate to call on them.
ATMs, banks, exchange
Holders of international credit cards (Visa, Mastercard) or of cards delivered by Ecobank and BNI in Ivory Coast have the ability to withdraw money from the ATMs. These ATMs distribute francs CFA banknotes (XOF). Ecobank and BNI ATMs are situated in the main hall. Another Ecobank ATM is situated in the departure hall.
Exchange operations can be performed in the main hall of the airport Felix Houphouet-Boigny from Atlantic Bank and Caisse d'Epargne agencies. Money transfers can also be sent/received at the local Western Union agency.

See also the customs guide of the means of payment (in french)

See also the exchange rates observed at the airport

VIP Lounge
A VIP lounge is available for travelers seeking the comfort of a lounge to await boarding. Access is restricted to business and first class travelers of some airlines, to access card holders and to passengers paying a one-time subscription fee. Access to wifi, to self-service computers, to bar / snack, to television and to international press allows guests to spend a pleasant moment before takeoff. Information at (+225) 21 75 79 01.

Ivory Coast has several 3G operators selling SIM cards without subscription and 3G USB sticks for a cheap and fast internet access on your PC, tablet or phone. These SIM cards are available and can be activated in several shops in the airport. The terminal also has several wifi spots including that of the VIP lounge.
Stores and duty free shop

Many shops are available in the airport in international duty free area as well as in the main halls of departure and arrival. Books, international newspapers, souvenirs, jewelry, handicrafts, ready-to-wear, postcards and stamps, phone and electronics, perfume, alcohol and tobacco (Duty Free DUFRY, Tel -> (+225) 21 75 28 70) are proposed to travelers.

Post office
To send letters, postcards and parcels, for purchases of stamps and for receiving and sending money orders, the post office of Felix Houphouet-Boigny international airport is open during the day (7:30 - > 16:30, on weekends during the afternoon).
Information ->
(+225) 21 27 83 42
Police & security
Abidjan Intl. Airport is always concerned about the safety of passengers and aircraft. The police of the airport listen to all travelers. Security officers also ensure compliance with international standards. You can call them to report any suspicious activity. In addition, we remind you that leaving luggage unattended can cause its destruction and prosecution against you.
Luggage wrapping

To strengthen and protect your luggage from bumps, scratches or theft, a paying luggage wrapping service is available in the check-in area of Abidjan-Felix Houphouet Boigny airport hall. A wrapping station is proposed to passengers. The fixed price is 1500FCFA (€ 2.25) per bag packed.

Call center
It is possible to obtain information on departures, arrivals, delays and other information by telephone calling the airport -> (+225) 21 75 79 01
Luggage scales
Each airline flying to Ivpry Coast impose a different baggage allowance. It is important that every traveler comply with those rules under threat of being required to pay excess baggage fees that can be prohibitive. It is therefore recommended to weigh your luggage before you get to the airport. However, it is possible to weigh them on the balances available at check-in counters in order to lighten them if necessary.
Cabin baggage
Just like checked baggage, cabin baggage must meet a maximum size and weight. Airlines propose in the check-in area boxes to check if your cabin baggage meets the standards. Some passengers try at the time of boarding to carry more or different bags that those validated at check-in. They are exposed to leave their bags at the airport or to pay excess baggage fees in addition to delay the takeoff to the detriment of all travelers.
Last minute tickets
Passengers who have not had the time to buy their tickets or have missed their flights have the option to purchase a ticket at the airport (at generally higher rates). Correspondents of different travel agencies can offer these services.
To ensure the comfort of its passengers and visitors, Abidjan airport offers a medical service for health emergencies (main hall, departures area -> Tel: 21 75 79 01). Two pharmacies are also established (one in the main lobby and another in boarding area) to allow purchases of drugs and drugstore (Tel -> 21 58 73 15).
The main hall and the departure lounge have free and clean toilets and sinks.
Baggage disputes
In case of loss, theft or damage related to luggage carried by travelers, you can contact the baggage disputes at the following number: (+225) 21 21 30 58 / 30 95.
Bars and restaurants

Abidjan airport has bars / restaurants operated by Servair Côte d'Ivoire in the main hall (snack bars "Awale" and "Akwabar") and in the boarding area (the new "Air Lounge Café" ). You can eat there or consume various beverages, soft drinks and mineral waters.

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