There is a huge change in the cost of flight tickets in Nigeria. It is now difficult to get cheap and affordable flight tickets in Nigeria. Recently the domestic airlines in Nigeria had a meeting and thereafter, increased the cost of a flight ticket to a minimum of NGN 50,000 for a one-way economy ticket.
The flight increase has affected many travellers. Now, what is the way forward? Below are steps on how to get a cheap fare in Nigeria
Look For a Promo Tickets
Despite the price increase, some airlines are still doing promo. Check out airlines that are offering promos and book their ticket. Green Africa Airways has an Easter promo. They slashed the price of their ticket to celebrate the Easter season. You can check other airlines for their promo.
Another way to get a cheap flight in Nigeria is by comparing the cost of a flight ticket. Check all the airlines that are going to your destination. Compare the airline prices and see which one you can afford.
Use Miles and Points
Most of the airlines in Nigeria have a frequent flyers loyalty program that is used to reward passengers. Passengers that signed up for this program earn points as they travel. You can use your accumulated points to reduce the cost of your ticket. If you have not registered, it is time to sign up with your favourite airline.
Change Date and Time
Some dates and times are expensive. You should consider changing your date and time to a date and time that has something cheaper and more affordable. Flying late in the night for some days are cheaper than some days. Sometimes, early morning tickets are the most expensive while some days, early morning flights are the cheapest.
If your travel date and time are flexible, do some changes and book the cheaper date or time.
Look for Flight Deals and Discounts
Check for airlines that have deals and discounts. Cheap flights and deals are always available for a limited time. You need to keep an eye on deals and special discounts as they come.
You need to be vigilant because some airlines offer a special discount like book one and pay 50% for the second person. You can sign up for your preferred airline newsletter or join our email list so that you will get updates on deals as they come.
If you can find an affordable or cheap ticket, the next step is to book the flight. You can book on the airline website or contact your travel agent to assist with the flight booking.
Domestic Airlines In Nigeria
- Air Peace
- Air Azman
- Green Africa
- Ibom Air
- Max Air
- United Nigeria Airlines