Murtala Muhammed International Airport – POPULAR DESTINATIONS, TERMINALS, CHECK-IN, AND NEARBY HOTELS.

Lagos International Airport

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 IATA Airport Code: LOS

 ICAO Airport Code: DNMM

Airport TypeOwnerLocationCoordinatesElevation 
PublicFederal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)
Ikeja, Lagos State, Nigeria
06°34′38″N, 3°19′16″E41 m / 135 ft 

Murtala Muhammed International Airport is an international airport serving Ikeja, Lekki and Lagos city in Lagos State, Nigeria. It is located in Ikeja, Lagos State. Formerly known as Lagos International Airport, it was renamed in 1970 after a former military ruler of Nigeria, Murtala Muhammed. It was built between 1935 and 1945, during the second world war.

The construction of the new international terminal at the airport led to an increase in passenger traffic. In 2012, the airport recorded a passenger traffic of 5,644,572 passengers, however the numbers rose to 7,261,178 in 2013 and dropped to 7,164,169 in 2015.

CHECK-IN

Flight booking has never been easier! If you can’t get to the airport, you can also check-in online. To do this, visit any airline check-in site and follow each step cautiously. Do not forget to fill in the right details to avoid any drawbacks.

However, if you have special needs, it is best that you check-in at the airport counter. These could be needs such as excess baggage, pets or documents that need to be verified. You should also note that not all airlines offer online check-in services.

Lagos International Airport

RUNWAY 

Lagos International Airport has only two runways. Both runways are made with asphalt to enhance shear resistance, and prevent wear and tear of aircraft tires. Also, the runways are lighted.

Direction18 R / 36 L36 R / 18 L
Length3900 m / 12794 ft2743 m / 8999 ft

Lagos International Airport

FLEETS

Murtala Muhammed International Airport is a hub for several local and international airlines. It serves primarily as a base for Arik Air, the largest airline in Nigeria. Other airlines which operate at the airport are Ibom Air, Africa World Airlines, British Airways, EgyptAir, Kenya Airlines, Emirates, Air Côte d’Ivoire, Aero Contractors, Air Peace, ASKY Airlines, Turkish Airlines, Etihad Airways, Air France, Delta Air Lines, Ethiopian Airlines, Virgin Atlantic, Qatar Airways and Rwandair.

TERMINALS

Murtala Muhammed International Airport has an international terminal and a domestic terminal. The international terminal handles flights to countries in Europe, The United Arab Emirates, The Middle East and Africa.

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AIRLINE AND DESTINATION

The most popular routes from Lagos International Airport are Lagos, Abuja, London–Heathrow and Port Harcourt.

Passenger Airlines/Routes

AirlinesDestinations
Air PeaceAbuja, Akure, Asaba, Benin City,[13] Calabar, Enugu, Freetown, Ibadan, Kebbi, [13] Owerri, Port Harcourt–NAF,[14] Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Sharjah,[15] Uyo, Montego Bay,[16] Johannesburg–O. R. Tambo[17]
Middle East AirlinesAbidjan, Beirut
Africa World AirlinesAccra
Air Côte d’IvoireAbidjan
Air FranceParis–Charles de Gaulle
Aero ContractorsAbuja, Asaba, Benin City, Calabar, Enugu, Kano, Owerri, Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Uyo
Arik AirAbuja, Asaba, Benin City, Calabar, Enugu, Jos, Kaduna, Kano, Owerri, Port Harcourt–NAF,[18] Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Uyo, Warri
ASKY AirlinesLomé
Azman AirAbuja, Kano
British AirwaysLondon–Heathrow
Kenya AirwaysNairobi–Jomo Kenyatta
Delta Air LinesAtlanta, New York–JFK
EgyptAirCairo
EmiratesDubai–International
Ethiopian AirlinesAddis Ababa
Etihad AirwaysAbu Dhabi
Ibom AirUyo
KLMAmsterdam
Royal Air MarocCasablanca
Med-View AirlineAbuja
Virgin Atlantic London–Heathrow
Qatar AirwaysDoha
Turkish AirlinesIstanbul
TAAG Angola AirlinesLuanda
RwandairKigali
Cronos AirlinesDouala

Cargo Airlines/Routes

AirlinesDestinations/Routes
Air France CargoN’Djamena, Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Allied AirOstend/Bruges
CargoluxLuxembourg
DHL AviationAccra, Bamao, Brussels, Cotonou, Malabo
Emirates SkyCargoDubai–Al Maktoum
Ethiopian Airlines CargoAccra, Addis Ababa, Kigali, Liège, London–Heathrow, Miami, Santiago de Chile, São Paulo
Lufthansa CargoFrankfurt, Johannesburg–O.R. Tambo
Qatar Airways CargoDoha
Saudia CargoDubai–Al Maktoum, Jeddah, Nairobi–Jomo Kenyatta, Riyadh, Sharjah
Turkish Airlines CargoDubai–Al Maktoum, Istanbul–Atatürk

Lagos International Airport

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