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There are 14 flights going from Lagos to Akure every week, flying daily. Flights from Murtala Muhammed International to Akure International Airport will take around 50 minutes. The distance from Lagos to Akure is around 231 kilometres. The airport in Akure is the only one in Ondo State.

The airlines that fly from Lagos to Akure daily are Green Africa Airways and Air Peace.

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Travel Information

Essential information you need to know before booking your trip


The following airlines offer direct flights from Lagos to Akure:

Visas and Customs

Lagos and Akure are both within Nigeria, so you will need a valid passport. However, foreign internationals flying in Nigeria must possess a visa – which you can get at the Nigerian embassy before travelling. 

You will also need proof of Polio and Yellow Fever vaccinations. Although not mandatory, vaccinations for Hepatitis A+B and Meningitis are also encouraged.

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

Customs Nigeria

Baggage Allowance

The hand luggage size limit of Green Africa Airways is 55cm x 35cm x 25cm. For Air Peace, luggage must be within the 45cm x 33cm x 20cm parameters. 

On average, the weight limit for carry-on luggage is 7kg and 20kg for check-in baggage. Follow up with your respective airline regarding the exact weight limits. For most airlines, excess luggage will cost ₦500 per extra kilogram.

Flight Prices

Overall, the Lagos to Akure flight price varies between ₦40,500 and ₦87,500 for a direct flight booking. A return flight to Akure from Lagos costs between ₦81,000 and ₦165,000.

Flight Number Date Airline Lowest Price
Q9306 18/10/2022 Green Africa Airways ₦40,500
P47002 21/10/2022 Air Peace ₦60,000

Flight Schedule

Carrier Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun Earliest Flight Latest Flight
Green Africa Airways 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 13:15 13:15
Air Peace 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 08:00 08:00

FAQ About Travelling to Akure

Important information about travelling to Akure.

Best Time to Fly?

Your best days to fly from Lagos to Akure are Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Flying during the week is quieter, and you can get the most affordable prices. If you book two weeks in advance, you can save over ₦30,000.

How Much is a Lagos to Akure Flight?

The Lagos to Akure flight price ranges from ₦40,500 to ₦165,000. This depends on the airline, day, times, trip type, and how far you book in advance. Green Africa Airways offers the cheapest ticket at a low price of ₦40,500 for the gSaver option. The most expensive option is a Green Africa Airways gFlex round trip ticket which costs ₦165,000.

What is the Flight Time?

A Lagos to Akure flight usually takes around 55 minutes. The quickest flights take 46 minutes, and the longest flights take 1 hour. This can be due to the weather, airline policies, and the runway’s busyness.

Map of Airport in Lagos, Nigeria

Best Things to Do in Akure

Akure is the capital city of Ondo State and is in southwestern Nigeria. This city is an agricultural trade hub for cocoa, maize, palm oil, cassava, and coffee. Akure is home to two tertiary academic institutions: the Federal University of Technology and the Federal College of Agriculture. 

The area has many cultural and historical attractions, including the Ebomi Lake Tourist Centre and the Deji of Akure Palace.

Top 5 Best Things to Do in Akure: