• KQ Courier

    About KQ Courier

    KQ Courier is a tailor-made airfreight service that caters for expedited transportation of time-definite courier material by registered courier companies only. This is an airport-to-airport service

    Service Parameters

    Late cut-off times for acceptance - 1hour for domestic bound courier and 2hours for regional and international bound courier. This varies from station to station.*
    Expedited delivery
    Tail-to-tail online flight transfers
    Special handling for all shipments
    Dedicated sales, handling and customs teams
    No advance reservation requirement
    No maximum shipment size*
    Maximum weight per piece 70kg.* (heavier pieces can be accepted with prior arrangements and only to specific destinations)
    Available to all KQ online destinations

    Your Benefits

    Uplifts of consignments on priority basis on first available flights
    24 hour customer service and support
    Tail-to-tail ramp transfers
    Dedicated courier handling staff
    Comprehensive information on tracking details from origin to final destination
    All inclusive rate*
    Specialized handling

    Target Group

    Courier companies only (Must be registered by the government body that regulates the telecommunications and transportation of courier and Post office Mail in Kenya – CCK)


    The following shipments will not be accepted as courier consignments.

    Valuable Cargo
    Dangerous Goods
    Live Animals
    Human Remains
    Vulnerable Cargo
    Materials having disagreeable color
    Firearms including rifles, shotguns and restricted weapons
    Fine art
    Alcoholic beverages
    Securities such as but not limited to negotiables, financial documents etc.
    Batteries, electric storage, wet (containing electrolyte acid or other alkaline corrosive battery fluid)

    Booking Requirements

    Advance reservation not required*

    Feature Statement

    “Kenya Airways Courier – Expedited transport solution for courier material".
    *Conditions apply.
    Please contact your local KQ Cargo office for further information.