*Please note that commencing 8 March 2017 Abuja Airport is shutting down for 6 weeks on account of runway repair.
The airport is located 26 miles (42km) southeast of Abuja.
Getting to the city
Passengers arriving at Abuja Airport can take either a taxi or a bus to the city. The drive takes between 30 and 45 minutes, depending on traffic. Taxis are much more expensive than buses.
Local time is GMT +1
There are car rental services available from the airport, but a driver is highly recommended for visitors unfamiliar with driving conditions in Nigeria.
Taxis are generally available outside the terminal building. For peace of mind, many visitors prefer to book a taxi in advance.
Transfer between terminals
The airport has an international and a domestic terminal. The terminals are within walking distance of each other and they share the same runway.
Airport facilities are very limited.
Abuja Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.