Nyala is a large city in Darfur.
Nyala is an industrial city and the capital of southern Darfur. It is a major trading post for Gum arabic. Although Nyala is in Darfur, it has escaped most of the violent conflict; however there are thousands of refugees in camps just outside the city.
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By plane edit
- 1 Nyala Airport (UYL IATA). The small airport sees multiple daily flights from Khartoum with Sudan Airways.
By train edit
Nyala is also the western terminus of the rail network in Sudan. Services are sporadic and there is no fixed timetable, there should at least be 1-2 services from Khartoum each month, as well as a service from Ar Rahad. Journey time are up to 50 hours.
- 2 Nyala railway station.
Get around edit
- 1 Al Daman Hotel, ☏ . One of few hotels in town, often used by government and business travellers.
Stay safe edit
See the warning on the Sudan article for information on the security situation.