Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport
Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport is Nigeria’s second largest airport and one of the busiest airports in Africa. The airport near the Nigerian capital is named after the first president of Nigeria, Nnamdi Azikiwe. Between the two busiest airports in Nigeria, Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport and Lagos Murtala Muhammed Airport, there are 15 to 20 daily flights. An excellent hotel at the airport is Peace Media Hotels, a good place to stay for early flight in morning.
Where is Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport situated?
The airport is located west of Abuja and can be reached from the capital of Nigeria by following Umaru Musa Yar’Adua Road (Airport Road). Zuma Rock, one of Nigeria’s most famous landmarks, is located north of the airport.
How many terminals does Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport have?
The airport has two terminals, one terminal for international flights and one terminal for domestic flights. International Terminal was officially opened by the president of Nigeria on December 20, 2018, built by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC). The terminals are a 3-minute walk from each other.
The distance from Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport to the centre of Abuja is 41 kilometres. By car, it takes 45 minutes to get to the centre of Abuja.
From ABV Airport to Abuja City centre by Car
It is possible to travel to and from Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport by public transport. Visit the Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport transportation page for the possibilities.
A taxi is the quickest and most comfortable way to get to and from Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport. The price for a taxi ride from the airport to the centre of Abuja is about NGN 6000.-. Book your taxi at Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport and discover the comfort of pre-booked taxis.
From ABV Airport to Abuja City centre by Taxi
At Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport you can rent a car from car rental companies Sixt, Avis and local providers. It is most convenient to find and book a car well in advance. By doing so, you can save money and time at the airport.
At the airport
Departures and arrivals
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Which airlines fly from and to Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport?
We offer you a list of airlines at Abuja Nnamdi Azikiwe Airport. The main airlines at the airport are:
- Arik Air
- Dana Air
- Air France
- British Airways
Hotels near the airport
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Hotels in Abuja
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