We can provide full information for all international and internal flights to São Tomé and Príncipe regardless of where you live in the world.  We can also arrange an inter-island flights to Principe from São Tomé if this is required.

It is not an easy destination to get to, but it is definitely well worth it if you are looking for a safe and adventurous experience.

We have carefully put together all you need to know about flights to Sao Tome and Principe and how to get around the islands once you’re there.

Getting to São Tomé & Príncipe

The best route to get to São Tomé from the UK, Europe and the USA is to fly with TAP Portugal, via Lisbon and a short stopover in Accra. Low-cost airlines like Easyjet and Ryanair also fly to Lisbon and we will arrange a separate ticket on TAP to São Tomé. The flight from the UK to Lisbon is 2.5hrs, and another 6.5 hrs takes you via Accra to Saõ Tomé.

Flight schedules

Tuesday

Manchester São Tomé TAP

Thursday

Manchester São Tomé TAP

Saturday

Manchester São Tomé TAP

Wednesday

Heathrow São Tomé TAP

Friday

Heathrow São Tomé TAP

Sunday

Heathrow São Tomé TAP

Wednesday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Friday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Sunday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Tuesday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Thursday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Saturday

Lisbon São Tomé TAP

Getting around São Tomé & Príncipe

The 50 minute inter-island flights from São Tomé to Príncipe are with Africa's Connection (a small private airline) which flies select routes between the islands and from the the mainland. Try to secure a seat on the left-hand side to get the best views. Please note that airlines are notoriously good at changing flight timetables and routes, so please contact us for up to date information.