LAM Flights

LAM Airlines

LAM Airlines, is short for Linhas Aereas de Mozambique and is the flag bearer airline for Mozambique. LAM operates out of the Maputo Airport and its major hubs are Beira Airport and Nampula Airport. LAM has code share agreements with Ethiopian Airlines, Kenya Airways, South African Airways, TAAG Angola Airlines and TAP Portugal.

LAM Airlines also runs a domestic service under the Mozambique Expresso brand.


The LAM Airlines fleet is made of 1 Boeing 757-500, 1 Boeing 737-700, 3 Bombardier Dash Q400s and 2 Embraer 190s. The fleet is set to induct 3 Boeing 737-700s.

LAM Airlines’s Domestic Destinations:

The domestic destinations LAM Airlines serves, other than Maputo, Nampula and Beira, are Chimoio, Inhambane, Lichinga, Nacala, Pemba, Quelimane, Tete, and Vilankulo.

LAM Airlines’s International Destinations: 

LAM Airlines flies to Nairobi, Lisbon, Johannesburg, Madrid, Dar Es Salaam, Lusaka, Harare and Manzini.

Available Classes

LAM Airlines has two classes, Economy and Business.


Travellers must carry their passport, ticket, and boarding pass.

Inflight Service

The In-flight magazine, Indico is published every second month. Blankets and pillows are provided to all passengers on flights longer than 4hrs.


LAM Airlines offers non-alcoholic beverages, light snacks and delicious meals. Passengers can also choose food 24 hrs prior to departure.

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How to Check-in

Passengers of International flights are advised to check-in at the airport 3-2hrs prior to departure. Domestic passengers are required to check-in 2-1hr prior to departure. Click to check-in online or through smart phone easily between 24hrs and 3hrs prior to departure. Passengers will be asked for first and last name and Reservation number / E-Ticket. LAM website has a detailed page on how to check-in online.

Baggage Allowances and Fees

LAM Airlines has different weight allowances based on the plane. Passengers travelling in Bombardier Q400 are allowed 5kg of carry-on baggage in dimensions less than 55x30x20 cm. For all other flights the permissible limit is 7kg, in dimension and should be less than 55x40x20. Checked-in baggage for Business class is 30 kg and for economy passengers is 20kg. Flaming club Plus customers can carry 10-15kg extra regardless of class.


LAM Airlines has 2 seating classes, Executiva (Business), Economica (Economy). Boeing 757-500 have 111 seats, Boeing 737-700 have 132, all Bombardier Dash Q400s have 72 seats and Embraer 190s have a seating capacity of 94. The Boeing 737-700s will have 132 seats each.

Booking Fees

LAM Airlines does not charge booking fees when booking through the website. Flexible tickets allows for cancellations and change in itineraries. These tickets cost more than regular tickets. LAM Airlines has a detailed page on carrying pets on journeys.

Prices shown on this page are estimated lowest prices only. Found in the last 45 days.