News Alerts

14 May 2015

Arik Air gives you extra !!

Passengers who purchase and travel with Arik Air in Economy from London to Nigeria exclusively from the 15th- 31st May will receive a free 30kg additional baggage allowance on the outbound sector only. The baggage allowance consists in 3 individual bags of maximum 30Kg each.

21 Apr 2015

Special Web fares from NGN 18,500. Fares are available on limited seats, so book early.

The WEB promotional fare is available at NGN 18,500 (all inclusive) major domestic routes and is valid for Travel until 30Jun’15 and Sales until 31May’15. Fares are available on limited seats, so book early.

16 Oct 2014

Arik Air Launch International payment on mobile platform


Arik Air has now activated international payment on the airline’s Mobile platform. Guests from anywhere in the world can access the Mobile Arik Air Site, search for tickets, select flights and pay using their VISA Credit and Debit cards, as well as MasterCard Debit and Credit cards.

Guests can also pay for their tickets in the following currencies: Dirham (AED), US Dollars (USD), South African Rand and Pounds Sterling using their Mobile devices (IOS Apple products, Android, Blackberry, Windows and all smart phones).

Please visit or access the Arik Air Website from your smart phones.

15 Oct 2014

London Heathrow T4 – New check-in area for Arik Air

Arik Air check-in area will be moving from Zone E to Zone F at London Heathrow Terminal 4 as from Sunday 26th October 2014.

For more information please download Heathrow T4 map here or visit


30 Sep 2014

Arik Air Launch Frequent Flyer Programme – Arik Affinity Wings

Join Arik Affinity Wings

Customers can join the programme by logging on to and completing an online enrolment form where they will receive 1000 bonus Affinity Miles along with a personal Affinity Wings membership number. Once redeemed, miles can be used to fly to any destination on Arik Air’s roster, upgrade tickets and make payments for excess baggage. Furthermore, Affinity Wings membership is free and members will automatically be entitled to exclusive benefits, such as extra baggage allowance, access to Arik Air’s business lounges and priority check-in at the airport.

Members will begin at Affinity Wings Pearl membership level, automatically moving to Bronze, Silver and Gold as they clock up Affinity points and enjoy increasing benefits.

The Arik Affinity Wings programme is part of a raft of changes being rolled out to enhance the airline’s customer experience and to cement Arik Air’s position as the market leader in Nigerian and West African Aviation.


Dr Michael Arumemi-Ikhide, Arik Air’s Global Chief Executive Officer, commented:

“Arik Air has been the success story of Nigerian commercial aviation and we are delighted to be able to rewards the loyalty of our customers by offering a frequent flyer program. Affinity Wings is just one in a long line of upgrades to our customer offering and we plan on announcing a number of additional benefits to the program over the coming months.

“As the number one airline in Nigeria we have an obligation to ensure we constantly strive to enhance the service we offer travelers who fly with us. As a consequence this programme serves as an important vehicle via which we should seek to appreciate and reward our valued guest for their continued loyalty and affinity with Arik Air. ”