Afriqiyah Airways

Afriqiyah Airways is an airline based in Libya first established in 2001. The main operating base of the airline is located at Tripoli International Airport, while it also has hubs at Benina International Airport, Sebha Airport and Misrata Airport. Afriqiyah Airways currently flies to 19 destinations across the Middle East and Northern Africa including Dubai with a fleet of 7 aircraft. As well as being a member of the Arab Air Carriers Organization, Afriqiyah Airways has its own frequent flyer program for loyal passengers, Rahal.

*This information is correct as of April 2017

Why Fly with Afriqiyah Airways

How to Check in

Passengers catching a flight with Afriqiyah Airways will need to check in the old fashioned way at an airport counter as the airline does not yet support online check in. Make sure you get to the airport well in advance of your flight just to stay on the safe side in case of long queues. Ensure you bring all of the necessary documentation required to board your flight including your passport and booking reference.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

Afriqiyah Airways passengers are entitled to bring baggage to check in as part of the fare, although how much you are allowed will depend on your flight class. Those traveling in Economy are allowed to bring up to 25kg of baggage to check in, while in Business Class this allowance is doubled to 50kg. As well as baggage to check in, travelers are also allowed to bring hand baggage on board flights no heavier than 8kg or larger than 51cm x 38cm x 20cm. Afriqiyah Airways also permits passengers to bring personal items on board such as a laptop or handbag free of charge.


On board Afriqiyah Airways flights there are regular Economy seats as well as Business Class seating for those looking for a superior traveling experience. Those sitting in Economy Class are afforded ample legroom to stay comfortable during the journey, while in Business Class you can benefit from a personalized service and improved seating.

Booking Fees

Be advised that booking fees may apply when booking flights directly with Afriqiyah Airways. Be sure to check with the airline about any fees added to your fare.

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