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Flights to Lagos in 2021

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, 14% potential price rise
Cheapest inJanuaryBest time to find cheap flights, 6% potential price drop
Average price$1,242Average for round-trip flights in October 2021
Round-trip from$844From Las Vegas McCarran to Lagos Murtala Muhammed
One-way from$10One-way flight from Las Vegas McCarran (LAS) to Lagos Murtala Muhammed (LOS)

Cheap flights to Lagos, Lagos in October, November 2021

The best prices found for LOS flights for October, November
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$844pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$862pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$990pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran

Lagos, Lagos 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Lagos, Lagos found for this year
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$844pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
Air France
   
2 STOPS
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$862pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
United Airlines
   
2 STOPS
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
5 Nov - 4 Feb
$990pp
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
LOS
Lagos Murtala Muhammed
British Airways
 
1 STOP
LAS
Las Vegas McCarran

Cheapest Prices for Lagos flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Lagos found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
$849
February
$840
March
$872
April
$990
May
$937
June
$1,272
July
$1,402
August
$1,117
September
$988
October
$958
November
$909
December
$1,225
Currently, February is the cheapest month in which you can book a flight to Lagos Murtala Muhammed. Flying to Lagos Murtala Muhammed in July will prove the most costly. There are multiple factors that influence the price of a flight so comparing airlines, departure airports and times can help keep costs down.

When is the best time to fly to Murtala Muhammed Airport?

Average Lagos Murtala Muhammed flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
LAS - LOS
Price
$840 - $1,780
LOS
Temperature
82.4 - 91.4 °F
LOS
Precipitation
0 - 3.07 inches
Whilst there are several times of the year to choose from, July is seen as the time to fly to Lagos, however, it is possible to get good deals throughout the year. February tends to be the warmest period in Lagos so if you are looking for sun or warmer climates then look to fly around this time. July is the wettest if you need to factor this in to your plans.

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 14 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 Tuesday. At the moment, Wednesday is the most expensive.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Lagos?

To get the best value, try booking a flight at noon when visiting Lagos. Generally the prices will increase for flights in the afternoon 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.

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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?

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.

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What is good to know if travelling to Lagos?

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.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Lagos?

Lagos Murtala Muhammed (LOS), located 5.0 mi from the city center, is the airport you fly into when you book flights to Lagos.

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