Information & Facts
Taxis are available and the trip to into Walvis Bay costs N$140
and takes roughly 15 minutes.
Avis and Budget have car rental kiosks at the airport.
An Airport Shuttle Bus is available, bookings should be made in
Facilities at the airport include a restaurant, gift shop,
mother's room, post box, public phones, mobile telephone rentals
and Internet facilities.
English is the official language, but many people also
speak Afrikaans and German. There are also several indigenous
languages spoken, mainly in the rural areas.
The official currency is the Namibian Dollar (NAD) divided into
100 cents. Its value is equal to the South African Rand, which is
also accepted as legal currency in Namibia. Major credit cards are
accepted. Travellers cheques and foreign currency can be exchanged
at any bank or bureau de change, though cash is more expensive to
exchange than travellers cheques. ATMs are available in larger