List of airports in Nigeria

This is the list of airports in Nigeria, grouped by type and sorted by location.

Nigeria has 30 airports and 26 of the airports are operated by the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN), five of which are functional international airports. It also has a state owned airport located in Akwa Ibom State. In addition, there are airstrips or airfields scattered around the country, built mainly by the Nigerian Air Force and multinational oil companies.

Airport names shown in bold have scheduled passenger service on commercial airlines, check our list of Domestic Airline

City servedStateICAOIATAAirport name
International airports [1]
AbujaFCTDNAAABVNnamdi Azikiwe International Airport [1]
DutseJigawaDNDS [2]Dutse International Airport [3]
EnuguEnuguDNENENUAkanu Ibiam International Airport [2]
KanoKanoDNKNKANMallam Aminu Kano International Airport [3]
LagosLagosDNMMLOSMurtala Muhammed International Airport [4]
Port HarcourtRiversDNPOPHCPort Harcourt International Airport [5]
SokotoSokotoDNAASKOSadiq Abubakar III International Airport [6]
CalabarCross RiverDNCACBQMargaret Ekpo International Airport [7]
AsabaDeltaDNASABBAsaba International Airport [8]
UyoAkwa IbomDNAIQUOAkwa Ibom International Airport [9]
Major domestic airports [4]
BauchiBauchiDNBCBCUSir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Airport
JosPlateauDNJOJOSYakubu Gowon Airport [10]
KadunaKadunaDNKAKADKaduna Airport [11]
MaiduguriBornoDNMAMIUMaiduguri International Airport [12]
YolaAdamawaDNYOYOLYola Airport [13]
IbadanOyoDNIBIBAIbadan Airport [14]
Other domestic airports [5]
AkureOndoDNAKAKRAkure Airport [15]
BauchiBauchiDNBABauchi Airport [16]
BeninEdoDNBEBNIBenin Airport [17]
Birnin KebbiKebbiDNBKKebbi International Airport
IlorinKwaraDNILILRIlorin Airport [18]
JalingoTarabaDNJAJalingo Airport
KatsinaKatsinaDNKTDKAKatsina Airport [19]
MakurdiBenueDNMKMDIMakurdi Airport [20]
MinnaNigerDNMNMXJMinna Airport [21]
OwerriImoDNIMQOWSam Mbakwe Airport [22]
WarriDeltaDNSUQRWWarri Airport [23]
ZariaKadunaDNZAZARZaria Airport [24]
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

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