Cheap flights to Lagos, Nigeria

WAS — LOS
May 31 — Jun 72

Flights to Lagos in 2022

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJuneHigh demand for flights, 12% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 5% potential price drop
Average price$1,234Average for round-trip flights in May 2022
Round-trip from$1,086From Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl to Lagos Murtala Muhammed
One-way from$569One-way flight from Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl (LAS) to Lagos Murtala Muhammed (LOS)

Cheap flights to Lagos in May, June 2022

The best prices found for LOS flights for May, June
May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

25h 25m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,039

Delta

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

2 stops

27h 58m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,043

Delta

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Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 10
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

36h 55m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

26h 55m
$1,084

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/24/22

Lagos 2022 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lagos found for this year
May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

25h 25m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,039

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

2 stops

27h 58m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,043

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 10
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

36h 55m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

26h 55m
$1,084

Lufthansa

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Deal found 5/24/22

Last minute flights to Lagos

Late deals on round-trip flights to Lagos, departing today and this week
May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

25h 25m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,039

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 23
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

2 stops

27h 58m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

34h 36m
$1,043

Delta

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

May 31 - Jun 10
LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

1 stop

36h 55m
LOS

Lagos Murtala Muhammed

LAS

Las Vegas Harry Reid Intl

1 stop

26h 55m
$1,084

Lufthansa

View Deal

Deal found 5/24/22

What is the cheapest month to fly to Lagos?

The cheapest ticket to Lagos found for each month in 2022 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.

January

$950

February

$964

March

$960

April

$1,032

May

$1,087

June

$1,264

July

$1,310

August

$1,112

September

$1,072

October

$1,035

November

$1,021

December

$1,283

At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Lagos is currently January; with July being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Lagos?

Average Lagos flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2022 and 2023 by month

LAS - LOS

Price

$950 - $1,734

LOS

Temperature

77 - 82.4 °F

LOS

Rainfall

0.5 - 12.4 inches

When is the best time to book a flight to Lagos?

To ensure you get the cheapest price possible for a flight to Lagos, you should look to book at least 13 days in advance of your intended travel date. The price of your flight may increase if you delay and leave booking until a week or so before departure.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Lagos?

The cheapest day to fly to Lagos is usually Sunday. At the moment, Tuesday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Lagos?

To get the best value, try booking a flight in the morning when visiting Lagos. Generally the prices will increase for flights at noon as these tend to have higher demand.

The most populous city in Africa is also one of the continent’s most varied and exciting. Lagos is known for having some of the best nightlife in West Africa, as well as containing outstanding opportunities to go shopping — whether that’s in a traditional market or an ultra-modern mall.

Lagos is not a tranquil city, although it does possess some fine beaches. Instead, it’s a place you go to live life to the full. New sights and sounds wait for you around every corner; however often you’ve been before, there’s sure to be a museum or a café that will be new to you.

How long is the flight to Lagos?

Flights from the United States to Lagos, Nigeria range from about 11.5h-60h. The precise length of your flight will depend on your departure city, airline, and the number and length of any stopovers you experience. If you’re departing from the west coast, you’re more likely to experience a flight time on the longer end of the range due to distance and the increased likelihood or stopovers along the way. Conversely, those flying out of the east coast will likely have flight times on the shorter end of the spectrum, especially if you’re flying out of a major airport like New York’s JFK or Washington Dulles.

Where can you get direct flights to Lagos from?

The only airport with direct flights to Lagos is Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, with Delta servicing two daily direct flights from here. If you’re not departing from Atlanta but still want as short of a flight as possible, consider the airlines that regularly fly into Lagos, which are Ethiopian, KLM, Air France, Lufthansa, and Virgin Atlantic. If you can book a flight with one of these airlines from your nearest major airport, you’re more likely to have just a single stop or two and reduce your total flying time. You can expect to make stopovers in cities common to this route, such as London, Abidjan, and Addis Ababa.

How do you get from Lagos airport to the city center?

When your destination is Lagos, you’ll fly into Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS), which is about 9 miles northwest of Lagos city center. To reach downtown Lagos from the airport, you can take a taxi, which can take anywhere from one hour to three given traffic and poor road conditions. The average cost of a taxi should be about $14. Uber is also available from Lagos Airport and the price should be even less than a taxi. Be sure not to take a taxi at night as it’s dangerous for tourists, and always negotiate the fare in advance. Besides taxi and Uber, you can also take a bus, but this is only safe for those traveling with a local as the routes are not clear. Finally, you can also opt to rent a car if you feel up for driving in the Lagos area, which can be rough and potentially dangerous due to civil unrest.

What are some things to do in Lagos?

Lagos is not only the capital city of Nigeria, it’s also the most populated city in Africa, meaning there is plenty to do for locals and tourists alike. Spend time relaxing at Lagos numerous beaches. Freedom Park is the city’s cultural epicenter, where you can enjoy galleries, museums, and delicious fare at the food court. Head to Victoria Island and scuba dive in its pristine waters. Lagos also has a thriving nightlife, with clubs and bars partying until all hours in most neighborhoods.

Do I need a passport or visa to fly to Lagos?

U.S. citizens need a valid passport, visa, and proof of vaccinations to enter Lagos, Nigeria.

What is the best way to travel around Lagos, Nigeria?

The cheapest way to get around, other than on foot, is to use the Bus Rapid Transit system. Buses are generally well maintained, with reasonably priced tickets. For a more comfortable trip, there are increasing numbers of modern taxis.

What is good to know if travelling to Lagos, Nigeria?

Despite Lagos’s cosmopolitan nature, there are still cultural norms to be respected: make sure you greet everyone you speak to and be careful not to wear immodest clothing. Loose shirts and trousers or skirts are recommended, as the city’s climate is humid. Also, remember that bartering is common and expected in most places.

Lagos, Nigeria airport overview

Named after the country’s former military head of state, Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS) is located 14 miles (22.5 km) north-west of the city of Lagos, Nigeria. The airport comprises an international terminal and a domestic terminal, separated by a distance of 0.6 miles (1 km); the slightly newer International terminal was modeled after Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport.

Although fairly outdated and weathered, improvements have been made throughout the airport over recent years. All amenities have been restored and previously faulty facilities, including air conditioning and luggage belts, have been repaired. There are plans to expand the arrivals and departures halls in order to cope with the ever-increasing number of passengers visiting the airport each year.

Murtala Muhammed International is on its way to becoming a more efficient airport for its visitors. It can be quite chaotic at times; however, the staff are generally friendly and helpful and the facilities are clean. Do be cautious during your stay, though, as pickpockets are rife both at Murtala Muhammed International and in Lagos.    

What airport do you fly into for flights to Lagos?

For a flight to Lagos, you will be flying into Murtala Muhammed. Lagos Murtala Muhammed (LOS) is just 5.0 mi from the center of the city.

Other local departures to Lagos from the United States