Direct Flights to Nigeria
Nigeria has also suffered a fair amount of bad press and there is a huge contrast between the country’s wealth and the poverty of some of its population. However, visitors can expect a warm welcome and some incredible landscapes and attractions from this vibrant and colourful country.
Nigeria's main international airport is located in Lagos. If you prefer to travel on direct flights to Nigeria, try Virgin Atlantic or British Airways who both operate direct services from the UK into Lagos.
Cheap flights to Nigeria
Travel north to Kano, West Africa’s oldest city and located in the Sahara desert and an important crossroads for the trade routes across the desert. A must is a visit to Yankari National Park, a superb wildlife reserve with elephant, buffalo, baboons and rich birdlife. Close-by is Wikki Warm Spring with its natural crystal clear springs, perfect for a refreshing dip.
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Try booking in advance if possible to secure some of the cheapest flights to Nigeria. For the latest offers on low cost flights and cheap flights to Nigeria, try our flight search box situated at the top of the page. If you need to travel to Nigeria in a hurry, we can also find you great deals on lastminute flights.
Average rainfall along the coast varies from about 180 cm (70 in) in the west to about 430 cm (170 in) in certain parts of the east. Inland, it decreases to around 130 cm (50 in) over most of central Nigeria and only 50 cm (20 in) in the extreme north. Two principal wind currents affect Nigeria. The harmattan, from the northeast, is hot and dry and carries a reddish dust from the desert; it causes high temperatures during the day and cool nights. The southwest wind brings cloudy and rainy weather.