LAS - ENU
$809 - $3,565
Flights to Enugu, Nigeria from the United States range from about 20h-55.5h. The length of your flight will depend on your departure city, airline, and number and length of any stopover you experience. Your flight will be on the shorter end of the spectrum if you fly out of a major airport along the east coast, whereas if your departure city is closer to the west coast, due to geographical positioning.
There are no direct flights to Enugu from the United States, unfortunately. To book a flight that is as direct as possible, try to fly out of your nearest major international airport, especially one that services the airlines that regularly fly into Nigeria. United Airlines, Ethiopian Airlines, and Lufthansa are the major airlines that provide flights between the U.S. and Enugu. You can expect to have stopovers in cities like Washington, D.C., Frankfurt, Vienna, and Addis Ababa, which are common along this route.
When your destination is Enugu, you’ll fly into Akanu Ibiam International Airport (ENU), which is just a couple miles northeast of Enugu city center. To reach downtown from the airport, your best bet is to take a taxi, which will cost about $4-$6 and take just over 10 minutes to arrive at your downtown destination. You can also rent a car at the airport and drive yourself, an especially good idea if you want to drive around Enugu and beyond. There are no public transportation options from the airport.
Most people who visit Enugu from the United States are likely to do so for family or business purposes, as Nigeria is a country that can be dangerous for western visitors due to terrorist threats and civil unrest. For those who are able to ensure their safety in Nigeria, a visit to Enugu will be filled with natural beauty and plenty of attractions to see. Spend time outdoors and explore Ngwo Cave, a stunning natural limestone cave with a waterfall at its entrance, with Ngwo Pine Forest being the perfect spot for strolling under tall pines and enjoying some shade and relaxation. At Songhai Farm, visitors can better understand farm life thanks to its abundance of animal life and crops, with guided tours being the most charming feature. For the young and the young-at-heart, spending an afternoon at Oaklands Amusement Park is sure to thrill, thanks to its incredible rollercoasters, rides, games, and dining spots. Climb atop Silicon Hill to experience the highest point in Enugu, a perfect spot for taking pictures and enjoying crisp, fresh air.
United States citizens traveling to Enugu, Nigeria need a valid passport as well as a tourist visa.