Arik Air is one of the world’s fastest growing airlines and also, has made its reputation among the stars of African aviation in no time. Its specialty is its quality services, high standard and cheap direct flights to Lagos.
Arik recently, announced amazingly cheap fares on flights to Nigeria. This special offer is valid for economy class only and effective for travel from April 01st, 2011 up until March 31st, 2012. In the generous special offer to Nigeria, Arik air is offering nett economy fares for immediate sale and ticketing on flights from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Lagos and Abuja, the two big cities of Nigeria. Any traveler hoping to fly from 1st April 2011 onward to March 2012 can avail these big discounts and make huge savings.These return fares are mainly divided in three season, 01 April 11 – 08 July 11; 22 Aug 11 – 10 Dec 11 and 25 Dec11 – 31 Mar 12.
The cheapest gateway fare for flights to Abuja or Lagos starts from 250 GBP in X class of Economy cabin. *exclusive of taxes. These cheap fares can also be booked on flights to Port Harcourt.
The other destinations included in this big sale by Arik are Akure, Ibadan, Illorin, Makurdi, Warri, Benin, Enugu, Calabar, Owerri, Kano, Yola, Maiduguri, Sokoto, Kaduna and Jos. However, add on from GBP 50, 75 to 100 are payable.
These fares are Net, exclusive of taxes and surcharges, and valid on Arik Air (W3) flights only and all amounts shown above are in GBP. These fares are subject to change unless ticketed. There is no minimum stay requirement by the airline; however, the maximum duration for which these flights can be booked is 12 months.
According to Arik Air, some domestic flights may be operated by aircraft with all Economy cabin. In most fares, Stop over are permitted at Lagos in each direction for maximum 48 hours duration.
The airline also states that new destinations are to be launched soon.