Ibadan Airport offers a gateway to the oldest city in Nigeria. Ibadan Airport was commissioned in 1982 by the former Senate President and has since become the hub airport of the Oyo State and one of the major domestic airports in Nigeria. The airport is home to one terminal and an impressive 2,400-metre-long runway.
Ibadan Airport (IATA code: IBA) currently only serves domestic arrivals and domestic departures to other cities in Nigeria. Domestic airlines that land at Ibadan Airport include Arik Air and Overland Airways. IBA is approximately 30 minutes from the city centre of Ibadan.
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General Information About Ibadan Airport
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Situated in Ibadan, one of the oldest cities in Nigeria, Ibadan Airport has been a feature of the Oyo State since it was commissioned in 1982 by Joseph Wayas, the former Senate President.
The airport is a hub for domestic arrivals and domestic departures to other cities in the country. It serves several airlines, including Arik Air and Overland Airways.
IBA has undergone a number of renovations in recent years.
Services at Ibadan Airport are limited, but Airport Foods offers traditional Nigerian dishes such as ogbono soup to satisfy your hunger.
Ibadan Airport offers limited facilities.
There are a number of options in and around the airport. These three hotels offer more affordable accommodation a little further afield:
Super K Hotels
This 3.5-star hotel offers comfortable accommodation for business trips and short stays. It is situated approximately 24 km from Ibadan Airport. Amenities include a restaurant and bar, laundry service, 24-hour business centre, air conditioning, breakfast, concierge services, and daily housekeeping. Wi-Fi and parking are complimentary.
Capital Inn Ibadan
This 3-star inn offers easy-going accommodation and excellent customer service approximately 27 km from Ibadan Airport. Some of the amenities include a restaurant, outdoor swimming pool, fitness centre, air conditioning, self-serve laundry, and concierge services. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in the lobby.
Owu Crown Hotel
This indulgent 4-star hotel offers superb accommodation for business trips and luxurious holiday vacations. It is situated just 15 minutes from Ibadan Airport. Some of the amenities include a restaurant and bar, swimming pool, fitness centre, 24-hour business centre, airport shuttle bus, housekeeping, and breakfast. Parking and Wi-Fi is complimentary.
Currency can be exchanged at an exchange bureau up to 60 days before departure from South Africa.
You will need the following documents to purchase foreign currency:
• A valid passport
• Proof of travel arrangements (i.e. flights tickets or a booking reference number)
• An original ID document or temporary resident permit
• Proof of residential address (i.e. a bank statement or utility bill that is less than three months old)
Ibadan Airport offers open air parking for short and long-term stays.