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Overview

Koyamah is a town and sub-prefecture in the Macenta Prefecture in the Nzérékoré Region of south-eastern Guinea.

BORDER CROSSING LOCATION & CONTACT

Name of Border Crossing

 

Koyamah [Guinea]

Zarzor [Liberia]

Province or District

N’zérékoré / Macenta

Nearest Town or City

 

Macenta

112 km

Latitude

8.492139

Longitude

-9.648861

Managing Authority/Agency

Customs Authority

Contact Person

N/A

Travel Times

Nearest International Airport

Gbessia International Airport

1,015 km

Truck: 3 days

Car: 2 days

Nearest Port

Port Autonme de Conakry

1,020 km

Truck: 3 days

Car: 2 days

Nearest Major Market

 

Nzerekore

95 km

Truck: 3 hours

Car: 2 hours

Other Information 

There are no weighing bridges en-route. Fueling stations are available in the main towns and cities.

Hours of Operation

MONDAYS

0800 - 1830

TUESDAYS

0800 - 1830

WEDNESDAYS

0800 - 1830

THURSDAYS

0800 - 1830

FRIDAYS

0800 - 1830

SATURDAYS

0800 - 1830

SUNDAYS

0800 - 1830

NATIONAL HOLIDAYS

0800 - 1830

SEASONAL CONSTRAINTS

Rainy season

Daily Capacity 

The borders were closed during the Ebola outbreak in 2014/2015. Private cars are not provided a separate lane. 


Customs Clearance 

In order to obtain a customs clearance, all the documents should be prepared and approved by the Customs authority in Conakry, then transmitted to the regional customs office respectively. A copy should be made available at the border post by the requester/transporter. The waybill and commercial invoice are the main documents requested by the customs at the border. There are no fees per truck but trucks should have a laissez-passer and insurance card. 


Other Relevant Information

An inspection is done on each truck. 

 

For information on border crossing contact information, please see the following link: 4.1 Guinea Government Contact List