International And Local Airports In Nigeria with Locations

International And Local Airports in Nigeria with Locations

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People who wants to know about airports in Nigeria do ask, how many international airports are in Nigeria ? How many local airports are in Nigeria ? where are their location? who owns them?… and all questions of that sort.

In this post, I will be dropping a hit record of a list of international airports in Nigeria and in total, the list of airports in Nigeria.

International airports in Nigeria and their locations and the names of airports in Nigeria in total can be found in the this comprehensive list of Nigerian airports.

First all, you have to know that there are about 47 airports in  Nigeria currently because the question ” how many airports are in Nigeria ?” have always been on the search space.

Nigeria has about 47 airports but only few of them are popular and broadly heard of in Nigeria.

This list of airports in Nigeria will help you get to know those airports in Nigeria you are yet to her of.


Below is the List of Airports In Nigeria, both Local and International

City servedStateICAOIATAAirport name
International airports
AbujaFCTDNAAABVNnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
DutseJigawaDNDSDutse International Airport
EnuguEnuguDNENENUAkanu Ibiam International Airport
KanoKanoDNKNKANMallam Aminu Kano International Airport
LagosLagosDNMMLOSMurtala Muhammed International Airport
Port HarcourtRiversDNPOPHCPort Harcourt International Airport
SokotoSokotoDNAASKOSadiq Abubakar III International Airport
CalabarCross RiverDNCACBQMargaret Ekpo International Airport
AsabaDeltaDNASABBAsaba International Airport
UyoAkwa IbomDNAIQUOAkwa Ibom International Airport
Major domestic airports
BauchiBauchiDNBCBCUSir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Airport
JosPlateauDNJOJOSYakubu Gowon Airport
KadunaKadunaDNKAKADKaduna Airport
MaiduguriBornoDNMAMIUMaiduguri International Airport
YolaAdamawaDNYOYOLYola Airport
IbadanOyoDNIBIBAIbadan Airport
Other domestic airports
AkureOndoDNAKAKRAkure Airport
BauchiBauchiDNBABauchi Airport
BeninEdoDNBEBNIBenin Airport
Birnin KebbiKebbiDNBKKebbi International Airport
IlorinKwaraDNILILRIlorin Airport
JalingoTarabaDNJAJalingo Airport
KatsinaKatsinaDNKTDKAKatsina Airport
MakurdiBenueDNMKMDIMakurdi Airport
MinnaNigerDNMNMXJMinna Airport
OwerriImoDNIMQOWSam Mbakwe Airport
WarriDeltaDNSUQRWWarri Airport
ZariaKadunaDNZAZARZaria Airport
Other airports not owned/managed by FAAN
UyoAkwa IbomDNAIQUOAkwa Ibom Airport
AjaokutaKogiAjaokuta Airstrip
AzareBauchiAzare Airstrip
BacitaKwaraBacita Airstrip
BajogaGombeDN54Bajoga Northeast Airport
BebiCross RiverBebi Airstrip
BidaNigerDNBIBida Airstrip
EketAkwa IbomDNEKEket Airstrip
EscravosDeltaEscravos Airstrip
GusauZamfaraDNGUQUSGusau Airstrip
NguruYobeNguru Airstrip
PotiskumYobePotiskum Airstrip
ShiroroNigerShiroro Airstrip
TugaKebbiTuga Airstrip
Military airports
MakurdiBenueDNMKMDIMakurdi Air Force Base
Port HarcourtRiversPHGPort Harcourt NAF Base
KadunaKadunaKaduna Air Force Base

The above list of international and local airports in Nigeria will be a guide for those looking for how to get their way round Nigeria through air.

We’d see at the next one

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