Nigerian Airports

Federal Airport Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) is a service organization statutorily charged to manage all Commercial Airports in Nigeria and provide service to both passenger and cargo airlines. Generally, to create conditions for the development in the most economic and efficient manner of air transport and the services connected with it. The agency has its head office on the grounds of Murtala Muhammed International Airport in Ikeja, Lagos State.

Nigeria has 26 Airports 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.

This is a list of airports in Nigeria

City Served

State

Airport Name

International Airports

Abuja

Enugu

Kano

Lagos

Port Harcourt

Sokoto

Calabar

Asaba

FCT

Enugu

Kano

Lagos

Rivers

Sokoto

Cross River

Delta

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport

Akanu Ibiam International Airport

Mallam Aminu Kano International Airport

Murtala Muhammed International Airport

Port Harcourt International Airport

Sadiq Abubakar III International Airport

Margaret Ekpo International Airport

Asaba International Airport

Major Domestic Airports

Bauchi

Jos

Kaduna

Maiduguri

Yola

Ibadan

Bauchi

Plateau

Kaduna

Borno

Adamawa

Oyo

Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Airport

Yakubu Gowon Airport

Kaduna Airport

Maiduguri International Airport

Yola Airport

Ibadan Airport

Other Domestic Airports

Akure

Bauchi

Benin

Birnin Kebbi

Ilorin

Jalingo

Katsina

Makurdi

Minna

Owerri

Warri

Zaria

Ondo

Bauchi

Edo

Kebbi

Kwara

Taraba

Katsina

Benue

Niger

Imo 

Delta 

Kaduna

Akure Airport

Bauchi Airport

Benin Airport

Kebbi International Airport

Ilorin Airport

Jalingo Airport

Katsina Airport

Makurdi Airport

Minna Airport

Sam Mbakwe Airport

Warri Airport

Zaira Airport

Other Airports not owned/managed by FAAN

Uyo

Akwa Ibom

Akwa Ibom Airport

Airstrips

Ajaokuta

Azare

Bacita

Bajoga

Bebi

Bida

Eket

Escravos

Gusau

Nguru

Potiskum

Shiroro

Tuga

Kogi

Bauchi

Kwara

Gombe

Cross River

Niger

Akwa Ibom

Delta

Zamfara

Yobe

Yobe

Niger

Kebbi

Ajaokuta Airstrip

Azare Airstrip

Bacita Airstrip

Bajoga Northeast Airport

Bebi Airstrip

Bida Airstrip

Eket Airstrip

Escravos Airstrip

Gusau Airstrip

Nguru Airstrip

Potiskum Airstrip

Shiroro Airstrip

Tuga Airstrip

Military Airports

Makurdi

Port Harcourt

Benue

Rivers

Makurdi Air Force Base

Port Harcourt NAF Base