Yakubu Gowon Airport
How to get to Yakubu Gowon Airport


By aircraft, car and motorbike


Things to do at Yakubu Gowon Airport


Drink, Eat, Sightseeing, Travel, Use wifi,

Named after Yakubu Gowon, the former Nigerian head of state, this is an airport that serves as a link to states in the Middle Belt Zone, particularly Plateau State.


This is a very safe location.

What To Bring

Before heading to Yakubu Gowon Airport, here are some helpful things to take along with you:

  • Your flight document: passport, flight ticket, booking confirmation.

  • Your luggage.

Best Features

It was commissioned by AVM. Anthony Okpere, the then Minister of Aviation. It experiences a lot of travel because of the tourist attraction status of the city. For that reason, there have been renovation activities in the airport as the state and federal governments seek to revamp it into international airport standards. Arik Air is one of the major airlines that flies to and from the airport.

Most common visitors

Travelers, travel agents, aviation officers frequent this location.

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