Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport – POPULAR DESTINATIONS, TERMINALS, CHECK-IN, AND NEARBY HOTELS.

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 IATA : ABV

 ICAO : DNAA

Airport TypeOwnerLocationCoordinatesElevation 
PublicFederal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN)Abuja9°00′24″N
7°15′47″E
342 m / 1123 ft

Formerly known as Abuja International Airport, the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is an airport serving Abuja in Nigeria. It was renamed to honour the past contributions of Nnamdi Azikiwe, who served as Nigeria’s first president from 1963 to 1966. It is located at Abuja, the capital state of Nigeria.

The airport was built in 2000, however, flight operations commenced at the airport in 2002. After the construction of a new runway in 2017 and an airport terminal in 2018, the airport has witnessed high passenger traffic. In 2015, the airport recorded passenger traffic of 4,341,637 passengers, however, in 2017, the numbers dropped to 3,462,830.

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 an airline check-in site. You should also follow each check-in step cautiously. Fill in the right details too.

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.

RUNWAY

A new runway was constructed at the airport in 2017 to replace the dilapidated 3610 m runway.

DirectionLength
04/223610 m / 11844 ft
Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

FLEETS

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is a hub for several local and international airlines. It serves primarily as a base for Arik Air, Air Peace, Overland Airways, Ibom Air and Aero Contractors.

Abuja Airport

TERMINAL

Abuja International Airport has a domestic terminal, and a new international terminal constructed in 2018. The terminal currently handles flight to major cities and some international cities like Frankfurt.

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AIRLINES AND DESTINATIONS

Airlines Destinations/Routes
Aero ContractorsLagos, Owerri, Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Benin City ,Sokoto, Uyo, Yola
Africa World AirlinesAccra
Air Côte d’IvoireAbidjan
Air FranceN’Djamena, Paris–Charles de Gaulle
Air PeaceAsaba, Calabar, Enugu, Kebbi, Lagos, Owerri, Benin City , Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Yola
Arik AirAsaba, Bauchi,[26] Benin City, Calabar, Enugu, Gombe, Ibadan, Ilorin, Kano, Lagos, Maiduguri, Owerri, Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Sokoto, Uyo, Warri, Yola
ASKY AirlinesLomé, N’Djamena, Yaoundé
Azman AirKano, Lagos , Benin City
British AirwaysLondon–Heathrow
Dana AirLagos, Owerri, Port Harcourt–Omagwa, Uyo
EgyptAirCairo
EmiratesDubai–International
Ethiopian AirlinesAddis Ababa, Yaounde
Ibom AirLagos, Uyo
LufthansaFrankfurt
Med-View AirlineJeddah, Lagos, Yola
Overland AirwaysAkure, Asaba, Bauchi, Calabar,[28] Dutse, Ibadan, Ilorin, Jalingo, Jos,[29] Kano,[30] Katsina,[31] Lagos, Minna
Qatar AirwaysDoha
RwandAirAccra, Kigali
Turkish AirlinesIstanbul
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HOTELS NEAR NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Grand Ibro Hotel

Power Mike Hotels

New Rendezvous Hotel

Summit Villas Suites

Orient Hotel

Ritman Hotels

AIRPORTS NEAR NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Akanu Ibiam International Airport

Ilorin International Airport

Asaba International Airport

Benin Airport

Mallam Aminu International Airport

Port Harcourt International Airport

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