The cheapest times to fly from ABV to STN are

  • March 26th to April 29th
  • July 30th to December 23rd

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from ABV to STN is early October. Prices can be as high as $4907 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $661 for Thursday flights around early October.


When to Fly to London

Flying from Abuja (ABV) to London (STN) will usually cost between $680 to $3949 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early October with an average ticket price of $683. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $4257. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $3573 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $2489 can be considered a good price for a round-trip ABV to STN flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the ABV to STN route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

ABV to STN Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the ABV to STN flight is more expensive than the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Abuja. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.52, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Thursday is usually the cheapest day to fly to STN, and Friday the cheapest day to fly back into ABV. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly to London, and Tuesdays are the most expensive days to return to Abuja. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $295 (11%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Thursday and returning a week later will cost an average of $2456. Return trip prices are from the STN to ABV flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from ABV to STN can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 6 hour 22 minutes may not be realistic.


Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from ABV to STN while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: London Heathrow Airport (LHR) in London

  • 41 miles (66 km) away from STN
  • Usually 72.19% less expensive than STN
  • Nonstop flights available

See ABV to LHR flights


Flight Hacking ABV to STN

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from ABV to STN — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Frankfurt (ABV > FRA > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $946
  • Average savings: $1543 (62.01%)

See ABV to CDG flights

Hack #2: Paris (ABV > CDG > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1010
  • Average savings: $1479 (59.43%)

See ABV to FRA flights

Hack #3: Dubai (ABV > DXB > STN)

  • Price for both tickets: $1096
  • Average savings: $1393 (55.98%)

See ABV to DXB flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from ABV to STN? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 9 major airlines flying this route most often: CSA, EgyptAir, Emirates, Eurowings, LOT, Lufthansa, SAS, SWISS, Wideroe, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from London Stansted Airport to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 2989 miles or 4810 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from ABV to STN?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop ABV to STN flight is about 6 hour 22 minutes.

How many flights go between Abuja and London?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from ABV to STN.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code ABV
Origination airport name Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport
City Abuja
Country Nigeria
Latitude 9
Longitude 7.3

Return Airport

Destination code STN
Destination airport name London Stansted Airport
City London
Country the United Kingdom
Latitude 51.9
Longitude 0.2


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