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Visit Nigeria’s cultural capital

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Avg flight time from London

6 hrs 30 mins

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Nigeria's modern capital is a vibrant hub of culture, architecture and natural beauty. The highlight of Abuja’s ever-changing cityscape is Aso Rock, an iconic natural landmark that overlooks the city. Start your trip by climbing to its highest point to enjoy the panoramic views before immersing yourself in the hustle and bustle of Abuja’s busy centre.

Fly to Abuja with British Airways and explore its impressive architectural landmarks, including the National Mosque and the Nigerian Presidential Complex. You can dive into the city's rich history at the National Museum or learn more about Nigeria’s culture at the Arts and Crafts Village. Then, indulge in authentic flavours at the busy Wuse Market. If you’re looking for a relaxing afternoon, you can enjoy the serene ambience of Jabi Lake. Discover local life at Garki Market, uncovering unique trinkets and souvenirs,  or attend Abuja’s annual Carnival, a colourful celebration of the country’s diverse populations. Book your flights to Abuja now.

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Abuja flight FAQs

How long is a flight to Abuja?

A flight from London Heathrow to Abuja Airport takes about six hours and 30 minutes.

What’s the cheapest month to fly to Abuja?

Autumn and winter are the most popular times of the year to visit the city, so book your flights in the spring or summer to save but still enjoy the surrounding nature and experience each season’s cultural festivals.

Is Abuja cheap to visit?

You can make a trip to Abuja fit any budget. Explore Millennium Park's serene pathways by foot and admire public art displays along the way. You can visit one of the busy markets for affordable souvenirs and local produce. Then dig into budget-friendly local cuisine from the countless street vendors. The city’s public transport network is easy to use, with an efficient and affordable taxi system in place too.

Is it easy to get around Abuja?

Once you land in Abuja Airport, you’re about a 40-minute drive from the city centre. You can catch a taxi from outside the terminal building to take you to your destination.

You can also hire a car with British Airways if you want to see more of what Nigeria has to offer. You’ll receive great benefits, with all mandatory charges included and 24-hour customer support, plus you’ll collect Avios points on every rental.

Why visit Abuja?

Visit Abuja for its line-up of events, like the colourful Durbar Festival celebrating Nigerian heritage. Have fun on Jabi Lake with water sports and beautiful scenery or visit the Jabi Lake Mall to do some shopping. Venture out to the Aso Rock Glass Pyramid to see its contemporary art exhibitions. Or, make time for the Nike Art Gallery, where you can view traditional and contemporary Nigerian art and discover more about the country’s past.

Why fly British Airways to Abuja?

Discover outstanding service from the moment you book. Fly with just hand baggage and you can carry two bags in the cabin free of charge. Choose our checked baggage option and you can travel with hand baggage and a 23kg bag checked into the hold, plus enjoy free seat selection 24 hours before you fly. On board you’ll find HEPA-filtered air, quality on-board catering, and a warm, uniquely British welcome.

Simply relax and let us take care of you, every step of the way.

Economy class flights to Abuja

From 756return

from Paris, October 2024

Our World Traveller (economy) cabin offers our lowest fares and is great for budget travellers. You’ll get a meal, drinks and full use of our in-flight entertainment system.

Premium economy class flights to Abuja

From 1225return

from Toulouse, March 2024

Upgrade to World Traveller Plus (premium economy) for a quieter, smaller cabin with more space, and a travel pack including a blanket and toothbrush.

Business class flights to Abuja

From 4066return

from Toulouse, July 2024

In our Club World (business class) cabin, you can convert your seat into a fully-flat bed with luxurious White Company bedding, get access to private lounges, dedicated check-in desks and priority boarding.

Abuja Travel Essentials

Flight time

6 hrs 30mins

Time zone

GMT +1



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