Air Peace sometimes wrongly called Peace Air is a private Nigerian airline founded in 2013 which offers one of the cheapest local air fares in the country. The airline generated some controversy as rumors had it that was owned by former Nigerian first lady, Patience Jonathan aka ‘Mama Peace’ however the real Air Peace owner is Barrister Allen Onyema who is an accomplished business tycoon.
Just like the other top Nigerian airlines such as Aero contractors airline, Arik Air, Dana Air, etc, they have an easy to use website for flight booking, seat reservation, payment, check in and to check flight schedules, the Air Peace flight booking website is www.flyairpeace.com. They have their head office in Lagos, Nigeria and provide both passenger and charter services to and from major cities in Nigeria.
Air Peace currently flies to and from the following destinations:
Abuja to Calabar, Enugu, Lagos, Uyo, Owerri and Port Harcourt
Calabar to Abuja and Lagos
Enugu to Abuja and Lagos
Lagos to Abuja, Calabar, Uyo, Enugu, Owerri and Port Harcourt
Owerri to Abuja and Lagos
Benin to Lagos and Abuja
Port Harcourt to Abuja and Lagos
Uyo to Lagos and Abuja
Lagos to Accra
Accra to Lagos
Beginning February 6th, 2016, passengers will be able to fly Air Peace from Lagos to Accra and from Accra to Lagos and the company also plans to start flights from Lagos to Abidjan, Douala, Dakar, Niamey, Mumbai, London and other countries. The price of a one way Air Peace flight ticket from Lagos to Accra is currently 49,699 Naira for economy class and 139,211 Naira for business class.
On March 31st 2016, the Nigerian government approved Air Peace airline’s application to fly Internationally to five countries which are China, India, United Arab Emirates (UAE) i.e Dubai, South Africa and the United States of America (Atlanta). Air Peace intends to make the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Enugu the Hub for all these international flights. With this approval, Air Peace is the only airline in West and Central Africa that flies directly to China. From 17th September, 2016, Air Peace began operating flights to and from Benin City.
Like other air flight ticket booking platforms, the Fly Air Peace online flight booking website accepts payments made with internet banking enabled ATM cards such as Mastercard, Visacard and through online payment gateways such as Interswitch, Paga, etc. For those who do not have any of these cards, you also have the option of printing your reservation page and payment id and then go to any bank and pay within the time frame stipulated on the reservation slip (usually 24 hours).
Most airlines in Nigeria give cheaper flight prices and discounts to travelers who book 2 weeks or more from their date of departure, Air Peace is not left out as their customers can get cheap flights for as low as 10,000 Naira when booked early. As at 20th March 2016, a one way flight from Abuja to Lagos cost 13,253 Naira when booked two weeks to departure and 15,000 Naira when booked one day to departure.
You can contact Air peace through their Facebook page, Twitter Handle:@flyairpeace, Instagram: email addresses [email protected], [email protected] or call them on their customer care numbers;08140409808 or 08176689759 from 8 am to 5 pm daily.
Air Peace Offices in Nigeria are:
Head Office: 25, Sobo Arobiodu Street, GRA Ikeja, Lagos.
Lekki Office: Plot C, Block 12E, Admiralty Way, Adjacent Ascon Filling Station, Lekki Phase 1, Lagos.
Uyo Office: No. 286, Oron Road, By 4 Line Junction, Uyo
Abuja Office: Transcorp Hilton Hotel, Abuja.
Port Harcourt Office: 55B, Old Aba Road, Behind Shandees, Rumuobiakani, Port Harcourt, Rivers State.
Owerri Office: Fullmoon Hotel, Akanchawa Road, New Owerri, Owerri, Imo State.