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Overview

Kye-Ossi is the end station of the road 38 km away from the town of Ambam. Customs authorities and security corps (Gendarmerie and Police) have offices which are functioning 7 days a week from 07H00 to 18H00. Many check points are open on the way. Most of the trucks crossing the border contain mainly food produced in Cameroon to supply the markets of Equatorial Guinea.

Transport vehicles for passengers between Cameroon and Equatorial Guinea are not allowed to cross the border on both side. From the side of Cameroon passengers are required to cross by foot with their effects, usually local food products to take the vehicles waiting in the Guinea landscaped parking. Concerning Cameroonian trucks transporting food products to supply the Guinean market, there isn’t any restriction after the payment of the CEMAC Circulation Certificate.

Border Crossing Location and Contact

Name of Border Crossing

Kye-Ossi Entry Point

Province or District

South Region /Bitam and Kye-Ossi

Nearest Town or City with Distance from Border Crossing

Ebolowa and Yaoundé

Latitude

02°10’18.68’’ N

Longitude

11°20’36.01’’ E

Managing Authority / Agency

Cameroon Customs Authority

Travel Times

Nearest International Airport

Yaoundé

Truck travel time: 8 hrs

Nearest Port

Douala

Truck Travel Time: 1 day

Nearest location with functioning wholesale markets, or with significant manufacturing or production capacity

Yaoundé, Ebolowa


Hours of Operation

Mondays

From 07H30 – 15H30 (nonstop work)

Tuesdays

From 07H30 – 15H30 (nonstop work)

Wednesdays

From 07H30 – 15H30 (nonstop work)

Thursdays

From 07H30 – 15H30 (nonstop work)

Fridays

From 07H30 – 15H30 (nonstop work)

Saturdays

Closed

Sundays

Closed

National Holidays

 1 January, 11 February, 20 May, 25 December, etc.

Seasonal Constraints

No constraints. The road is good from Douala to Kye-Ossi

Customs Clearance

For more information on customs in Cameroon, please see the following link: 1.3 Cameroon Customs Information  

Other Relevant Information

For more information on government contact details, please see the following link: 4.1 Cameroon Government Contact List