Cheap tickets for Cameroon

The best way to find cheap flights

PlaneJourney finds and compares airfares to Cameroon from 1093 airlines from around the world. You can’t buy airline tickets on our site, but you can find the lowest prices and special offers with no extra fees or surcharges. Find the cheapest tickets to Cameroon with PlaneJourney. Cameroon has a population of approximately 26.5 million people.

Major cities and airports in Cameroon

  1. Yaoundé – Yaoundé Nsimalen International Airport
  2. Douala – Douala International Airport
  3. Bamenda – Bamenda Airport
  4. Garoua – Garoua International Airport
  5. Bafoussam – Bafoussam Airport
  6. Maroua – Salak Airport

Time and Communication

Cameroon’s time zone is Central Africa Time (CAT) which is UTC+1. Cameroon does not observe Daylight Saving Time. Mobile operators in Cameroon include MTN, Orange, and Nexttel, among others. The call quality is generally good in major cities, but it may vary in rural areas. Cell phone coverage is available in most parts of the country, but it may be limited in some remote areas.

Money and shopping

The official currency of Cameroon is the Central African CFA franc (XAF). The exchange rate to the US dollar is approximately 1 USD to 550 XAF (as of September 2021). Cameroon generally accepts payment in the local currency, but some establishments in major tourist areas may also accept payment in US dollars or Euros. Payment by bank cards is becoming more common, but not all cards are accepted. Currency exchange offices are generally open from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.


The most common transportation in Cameroon is by taxi or shared taxi, which is a low-cost way of traveling between cities. Buses and minibusses are also available for longer distances, but they may not be as comfortable. Motorbikes are a popular way of getting around in some areas. Cameroon also has an extensive network of railways and waterways.

Touristic attractions

  • Waza National Park – a wildlife reserve that is home to lions, elephants, giraffes, and other animals
  • Mount Cameroon – an active volcano and the highest mountain in West Africa
  • Limbe Botanic Garden – a botanical garden that showcases Cameroon’s rich flora and fauna
  • Musee National de Yaoundé – the national museum of Cameroon that houses exhibits on the country’s history, culture, and art
  • Chutes de la Lobé – a series of waterfalls that flow into the Atlantic Ocean
Scroll to Top