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Entry requirements

Pre-departure tests

From the 12 December 2022, all passengers regardless of vaccination status no longer require a pre or post departure COVID-19 test. 

Proof of Vaccination

All customers travelling to Lagos are no longer required to provide proof of their vaccination status. 

Entry documents

You must complete a health declaration form ahead of your arrival into Lagos. You can print and complete the form ahead of arriving to airport.

COVID-19 testing on arrival

From the 12 December 2022, all passengers regardless of vaccination status no longer require a pre or post departure COVID-19 test. 

 

Quarantine

You are not required to self-isolate on arrival in Lagos.

 

Exit requirements

From the 12 December 2022, all passengers regardless of vaccination status no longer require a pre or post departure COVID-19 test. 

Passport

If you are a UK passport holder visiting Nigeria, your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from your date of entry into Nigeria.

This guidance is for UK passport holders only. Passengers from other countries should check with the necessary Government department in their country of residence for travel information.

 

Visa

If you are not a Nigerian national, you'll usually need a visa to visit the country. Entry requirements differ, depending on your nationality and the reason for your visit.

To find out more about the entry requirements into Nigeria, please contact the Nigeria High Commission.

Apply for a Nigerian visa

If you need a Nigerian visa, we can help. We've partnered with VisaCentral, the global visa and passport experts, where for a fee they will apply for your visa on your behalf. And if you're a Flying Club member, you'll also earn two miles for every £1 you spend.​

Apply for your visa now

You can also apply for your visa through the Nigeria High Commission in London:

Nigeria High Commission

Tel: 020 7839 1244

Opening hours
Mon - Fri: from 09:30am to 05:30pm

Pre-departure tests

From the 12 December 2022, all passengers regardless of vaccination status no longer require a pre or post departure COVID-19 test. 

Entry documents

You must complete a health declaration form ahead of your arrival into Lagos. You can print and complete the form ahead of arriving to airport.

Quarantine

You are not required to quarantine on arrival in Lagos

Passport

If you are a UK passport holder visiting Nigeria, your passport should be valid for a minimum period of 6 months from your date of entry into Nigeria.

This guidance is for UK passport holders only. Passengers from other countries should check with the necessary Government department in their country of residence for travel information.

 

Visa

If you are not a Nigerian national, you'll usually need a visa to visit the country. Entry requirements differ, depending on your nationality and the reason for your visit.

To find out more about the entry requirements into Nigeria, please contact the Nigeria High Commission.

Apply for a Nigerian visa

If you need a Nigerian visa, we can help. We've partnered with VisaCentral, the global visa and passport experts, where for a fee they will apply for your visa on your behalf. And if you're a Flying Club member, you'll also earn two miles for every £1 you spend.​

Apply for your visa now

You can also apply for your visa through the Nigeria High Commission in London:

Nigeria High Commission

Tel: 020 7839 1244

Opening hours
Mon - Fri: from 09:30am to 05:30pm

Masks are no longer mandatory onboard the aircraft or in the terminal building when travelling to/from Lagos. 

For the following routes to or from the UK, masks are still required for customers aged 12 and above until further notice: Delhi, Islamabad,  Johannesburg, Lahore, Mumbai, Tel Aviv.

Across our network, we continue to adhere to all regulatory requirements both in the UK and in destination countries.

There is no mandatory app to download. For more information please visit Nigeria International Travel Portal

Airport guides

Lagos

Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS)

View airport guide