Lagos Airport Guide

The airport has improved enormously and is tolerable in itself.
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lagos airport
photo credit: Kenneth Iwelumo / Wikimedia

by vesper
August 2013 - airport staff and policemen are quite helpful and friendly (during night - this doesn't apply during the daytime due to heavy bunches of people trying to get into the airport) - the only airport restaurant closes at 10 pm - snack machines do not work (just take money and do not dispense anything) - no wifi - the only internet cafe is extremely overpriced and is good just to print completely necessary documents if needed


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Lagos Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

If you are an economy class traveller, you can enter these lounges at Lagos airport either by purchasing a day pass or through a membership program. Visit the individual lounge page for more details (ie. facilities, hours, pass and membership information):

  • Gabfol Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, E-Wing. Showers are available. Hours: open 6am - 11pm. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Book Online (£25) • Priority Pass.
  • Gabfol Lounge - Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, Arik Air Wing. Showers are available. Hours: 6am - 8pm. Lounge Access: Pay at the Door • Book Online (£17) • Priority Pass.
  • VIP Lounge - Location: Domestic Terminal, Airside, 3rd Floor. Hours: 630am - last flight. Lounge Access: Priority Pass.
  • SDS Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, E-Wing. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: Priority Pass.
  • Premium Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, E-Wing. Showers are available. Hours: 6:00AM - 12:00AM. Lounge Access: Priority Pass.
  • Oasis Lounge - Location: International Terminal, Airside, E-Wing. Hours: 630am - 11pm. Lounge Access: Priority Pass.

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Airport WiFi / Internet

information not available

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Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Lagos Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Blue Lodge Hotel - Located just 300m from the airport terminal. Free roundtrip airport shuttle service available. Day use rooms available (check out by 6pm, same day).
  • African Sun Airport Hotel Lagos - (5 min from the airport) Airport shuttle service available.
  • Ibis Lagos Airport - (5 min from the airport) No airport shuttle.
  • Smridu Hotel - (5 min from the airport) Airport pick up available for 5,000NGN and drop-off available for 4,000NGN.

To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Lagos Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price.

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More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - There are two banks at MM2, but it is not known if there are cash machines on the premises.
  • Car Rentals - Achan I • Achan II • Tuance
  • Children's Play Areas - Information not available
  • Currency Exchange - Information not available
  • Food & Drinks - At the time of this update it was not know if there are any 24-hour food concessions available at the airport. Here are some of the food options: Barcelos • Double 4 • Mr Biggs • The Promise • Things Remembered • Village Kitchen
  • Information Desk - Information not available
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Information not available
  • Showers - Information not available

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Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

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Lagos Travel Resources

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Last Updated: 02 April 2015

The information in this Airport Guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airport's and their web sites. The information above is subject to change without notice. Use it for informational purposes only to help you during your stay. To report errors, or to add/change any items quoted in the guide, email me.

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