The Portuguese airline TAP [www] operates one weekly flight from Lisbon to So Tomé (Fridays, January 2012). On Mondays (Tuesdays starting March 2012), the national carrier flies from Lisbon to Sao Tome, returning the next day.
On Tuesdays, Air Nigeria flies between Lagos and Sao Tome through Libreville, and on Thursdays, via Douala. TAAG Angola Airlines flies from Luanda to So Tomé on Tuesdays (flight DT511, [www] ). Flight DT502 stops at Sao Tome on Thursdays and Sundays on way to Praia, Cape Verde ([www]).