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There are 119 flights going from Lagos to Abuja on a weekly basis, mostly flying from Monday to Friday dropping you off at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport and a will take +/- 1 hour and 15 minutes from Murtala Muhammed International Airport.

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Flights From Lagos

Flights to Abuja

Travel Info

Essential information you need to know before you book your trip.



The following airlines offer flights from Lagos to Houston at least once a week:

Visa and customs

To enter Nigeria you need to possess a valid passport, a visa (can be obtained at the Nigerian embassy prior to your travel) and proof of Polio and Yellow-fever vaccinations. Vaccinations for Hepatitis A+B & Meningitis are recommended.


To check the customs regulations of Nigeria click the link below:


Customs Nigeria

Baggage allowance

All airlines allow you to check-in one baggage item of maximum 23kg + one hand luggage item of maximum 6kg (55cm x 35cm x 25cm).


To check-in one extra baggage item it costs approximately R920.

Flight Prices

Overall the prices vary between ₦23,000 and ₦41,000 for a direct flight. For a return flight, the prices are between the ₦44,000 and ₦75,000.

Flight Number Date Airline Lowest Price
9J – 351 01/02/2019 Dana Airlines ₦23,700
NG – 129 01/02/2019 Aero Contractors ₦23,000
W – 3735 14/02/2019 Arik Air ₦24,999
P – 47124 21/03/2019 Air Peace ₦27,000

Flight Schedule

Carrier Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Earliest Flight Latest Flight
Dana Air 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 07:00 17:55
Air Peace 9 8 9 9 9 8 8 10:30 11:35
Arik Air 4 5 4 5 5 5 4 09:00 16:30
Medview Airlines 3 2 3 3 3 2 2 23:15 23:15

FAQ About Travelling to Abuja

What you should know about travelling to Abuja.

Best Time to Fly?

In general, the cheapest days to fly are Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. The weather is the most pleasant in Abuja from July to September.

How Much is a Flight from Enugu to Abuja?

The flight price from Lagos to Abuja differs between ₦23,000 and ₦41,000. Depending on Airline, day, and how long you book in advance.

What is the Flight Time?

The flight time from Lagos to Abuja is 1 hour and 15 minutes.

Lagos, Nigeria

Best Things to Do in Abuja

Abuja is the capital of Nigeria and was purpose-built to be a neutral city where Nigerians can live in harmony, undivided by their ethnicity or religion. The thriving city of Abuja is full of modern buildings, skyscrapers, large parks, and historic monuments. You can find many interesting things to do and see in and around the city.

Top 5 Things to Do in Abuja: