Skyward Express offers cheap flights to Lodwar airport from Nairobi's Wilson airport. Lodwar is the capital and by far the biggest settlement of Turkana County. It is located west of Lake Turkana, the world's largest permanent desert and alkaline lake. 

Popularly known as 'The Cradle of Mankind', the region contains one of the most exciting and complete findings of evolution in the world. The discovery of fossils, both flora and fauna that date back to over 27 million years have made the area a very important paleontology site. 

In 2007, Richard Leakey, Kenya's famous archeologist established the Turkana Basin Institute, a research facility that focuses on human prehistory and fossil excavation. 

Attractions in the area include:

Lake Turkana, Eliye Springs, Kalokol, Ferguson Bay, Central Island National Park, Namorutunga Standing Stones, Lobolo swamps, Nariokotome, Mlangoni Gorge, Lokitaung, Turkell River.

Skyward Express as one of the airlines that flies to Lodwar, offers Nairobi to Lodwar flights every day of the week and twice daily every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday. 

Daily Flights:

From

Depart

Arrive

To

Wilson

0730 HRS

0915 HRS

Lodwar

Lodwar

0930 HRS

1115 HRS

Wilson

Wilson

1400 HRS

1515 HRS

Lodwar

Lodwar

1600 HRS

1715 HRS

Wilson