Libya (BEN) airport is a small but busy airport in continental Africa. Booking a Meet and Assist Service will make passing through it fast and easy. Libya Fast Track’s local greeters will help bypass the lines and ensure a quick arrival, a smooth departure, or a successful connection.
Africa Fast Track’s service in Libya adds a first class feel, usually reserved for VIPs or celebrities. The service may include regular or special immigration handling, an electric buggy kart, help with VOA and baggage, Before you book, our reservation team & system will help you book the exact service that you need.
On arrival Libya’s Fast Track’s English speaking greeters will meet you near the air bridge. They will assist you through any passport or visa control, and escort you to the baggage and customs area. They will help find your driver, or if you booked a connection, check in to your next flight.
On departure, they will contact your driver, will assist you through check-in and immigration, and will take you to your airline lounge or the boarding gate.
For connections, the greeter will meet you near the air bridge and will guide and escort you through the arrival, departure and transfer processes needed for your connection, right through to your airline lounge or the gate.
For more than 10 years our Airport Assistance and Booking Team has assisted thousands of travellers pass smoothly through busy airports. Before you book, Fast Track’s tools and expert staff will help you understand and choose the exact service you need at the lowest possible cost.
Fast Track services are available to any traveler, on any airline, and in any cabin class, and in all major airports around Asia, the Middle East & Africa.
Benina International Airport (IATA: BEN) is located 19KM East of Benghazi and serves as a hub for Buraq Air and Libyan Airlines. Flights are offered to various regional destinations. Inside the airport verything can seem chaotic and old fashioned. Boarding passes are processed manually. Aircraft delays or cancellations are commonplace.
There is a lack of toilet facilities in the terminal and one should be prepared for this. Taxis from the airport are cheap and it is advisable to take a taxi rather than a minibus because the buses travel in a predefined route that results in a long journey.
Libya is home to some of the most amazing roman and Greek ruins in the World. If sightseeing is your thing then you are in for a real treat in this country. When I think of Libya, I think of desert and it is true to say that Libya has some amazing parts of the Sahara desert to enjoy. Libya has had a very troubled past and although the situation is improving it is not yet over. The country is very much divided politically and peace seems a distant thing. Libyan people are very friendly and will always try to interact with a tourist. The famous Acacus Mountains is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is known for its rock art dating back to 12,000 BC. The rock paintings show a collection of ostriches, giraffes and elephants amongst others.
The major seaport of Benghazi has a population of over 630,000 people. It has a few attractions including the ancient port city of Ptolemais where one can see where the crusaders entered the country. Restaurants are plentiful in Benghazi and are very popular for those seeking a kebab or similar food. Smoking is very popular in the country including in the buildings, if you smoke, you feel as though you are in heaven. There are shopping malls in Benghazi with a good selection of important goods such as a fridge freezer or a tasty Mars bar.