Starting from December 2020 onward, passengers can fly Air France and KLM from Lagos or Abuja to Paris or Amsterdam with the possibility to transfer to specific other destinations. Air France and KLM are pleased to announce the gradual restart of its network.
From 8 December, Air France will resume daily flights to Lagos and four weekly flights to Abuja from 5 January, 2021. KLM will return to Lagos with a daily service from 8 December, 2020.
Air France and KLM were among the airlines Nigerian government banned from flying in or out of Nigeria due to “the principle of reciprocity”. This means only airlines from countries that allow flights from Nigeria will be allowed to fly into and out of Nigeria. That is how Air France and KLM and others were affected. The minister of Aviation, Hadi Sariki, announced recently that Air France and KLM will be allowed to fly in and out of Nigeria. This means the Airlines ban has been lifted.
Travel restriction is still on in many countries and the restrictions for entrance vary per country. Passengers are advised to check the entry requirements for their destination and transit countries before making any travel plans. This can be done via Air France Traveldoc website or KLM Traveldoc website.
Air France and KLM have taken precautions to guarantee the safety of passengers when they fly with them. There is a hygiene procedure on board the aircraft. Also, the will be a minimum contact between passengers and crew on the ground while checking in, at the gate or during boarding. All these are to ensure the safety and wellbeing of passengers.
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Air France and KLM have removed the flight change fee for all passengers. However, costs for a possible fare difference remain applicable.
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