How to Reach Port Louis - The Easiest Way to Reach Port Louis


  • By Air: The best option would be to fly to Port Louis directly; many major airlines fly to Port Louis’s international airport.


  • By Bus: Port Louis has two main bus stops located at the city centre. Buses heading into the northern and eastern direction of the city use the Immigration Square terminal whilst buses heading off to the southern and western parts of the city use the Victoria Square terminal.
  • By Car: Car rentals are available but not advised as traffic within the city can get crazy and car park meters need to be updated every two hours.
  • By Taxi: Taxis are another alternative you could opt for, but they tend to be expensive. A short ride could cost almost Rs 100 (Mauritian rupee).

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Modes of Transportation in Port Louis

Know about the preferred mode of transport, average time spent and average distance traveled for commute in Port Louis. The most preferred mode of transport in Port Louis is Bus/Trolleybus.

Average distance: 18.5 km Average time: 68 min

  • Bus/Trolleybus 50%
    Bus 76 min Overall average time for 12 kms 76 min
  • Car 50%
    Driving 60 min Overall average time for 25 kms 60 min

How to Reach Port Louis from Nearby Cities

Route Distance Time
Moka to Port Louis 3.3 km 3 mins
Beau bassin-rose hill to Port Louis 4.65 km 4 mins
Saint pierre to Port Louis 5.19 km 5 mins
Balaclava to Port Louis 5.4 km 5 mins
Quatre bornes to Port Louis 6.28 km 6 mins
Vacoas-phoenix to Port Louis 8.41 km 8 mins
Floreal to Port Louis 8.83 km 8 mins
Albion to Port Louis 10.04 km 10 mins
Pamplemousses to Port Louis 10.35 km 10 mins
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