Air Peace sometimes wrongly called Peace Air is a private Nigerian airline founded in 2013 which offers one of the cheapest local airfares in the country. The airline generated some controversy as rumours 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 travellers 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.
Air Peace Scam Alert
Air Peace has issued a warning on their website about fraudulent claims by individuals on some websites and public forums claiming to be Air Peace representatives for the purpose of defrauding unsuspecting individuals, these fake agents ask you to pay money into their private accounts for flight booking. Please note that the only authorized Air Peace platform is www.flyairpeace.com and you can also book at Air Peace offices listed on this page.
Scammers also claim to be Air Peace staff and say they are conducting paid training for the airline after which you will be given a job with the company, these are all scams and you should report anyone who tell you such.
To confirm any detail about Air Peace, call the official customer care line on 0700-35924-773223 (0700-FLYAIRPEACE)
How to Book Air Peace Flights Online
- Visit www.flyairpeace.com
- Select ‘One Way’ or ‘Return’ trip
- Select departure and arrival city
- Select the number of passengers you’re booking for
- Select the type of passengers (Adult, Infants, Kids)
- Select your departure date
- Select your return date if you’re booking a return trip
- Click ‘Search & Book’
- Select your flight time and Fare class
(Economy, Business or First Class) on the next page
- Click Continue
- Fill in the required passenger details
- Click Continue
- Choose your payment type: (Card Payments, Book-on-hold or Pay with Miles)
- Agree that you have read and accepted the Terms and conditions.
- Select Buy Ticket
Payment is easy, you can use your MasterCard, Visa card and other internet-enabled cards to pay, you can also select book on hold and take your booking number to any bank in Nigeria for paydirect payment. Quickteller can also be used to pay for Air peace flight fares.
The company’s vision is to be dependable always by the establishment of seamless connections and network options for their domestic, regional and international markets and their mission is to expand locations locally and internationally to become the largest and most profitable airline company achieving safe, affordable and efficient short haul and long-haul services.
Safety in Air Travel is a very big deal and Air Peace takes it very seriously, they use reputable maintenance and repair companies based in Europe such as BCT Aviation for maintaining and repairing their fleet to ensure passengers are land safely at all times.
How To Book Cheap Air Peace Flights
To book cheaper Air Peace flights, book 2 weeks or more to your flight date, flights are cheapest at this time because fewer people are booking compared to few days to departure or on the departure date.
Many other ways to get cheap flights are discussed on this blog.
Air Peace Loyalty Program – Peace Advantage
Peace Advantage is a loyalty program run by Air Peace which enables members earn points on each flight they book, the points can then be used to get discounts on flight tickets and win other rewards. To join the program, you must fly with the airline at least three times, to register visit www.flyairpeace.com or contact the call centre on 08176689759, 08176689760 & 08176689762, you can also register at any Air Peace customer service/sales desks at airports around Nigeria.
Only passengers above 16 years are allowed to register, children below 16 will be part of the family plan. The points awarded on the program are called Peace points and the points for card upgrade procedures are called Tier points.
Peace points are currently valid indefinitely but only Peace Advantage one account is allowed per passenger.
In cases where your Peace Advantage membership card is lost or stolen, call the customer care on the numbers mentioned earlier to sort the issue out. Peace points can be used to upgrade from one class to another but it must be up to the required points for an upgrade, higher baggage allowance and meal upgrade are also given when upgrading class with your Peace points.
The names on your Peace Advantage profile must match the name on your ticket exactly in order to be eligible to redeem your points. You need to earn 25,000 points for a one-way economy class ticket and 40,000 points for a one-way business class ticket.
To access your Peace Advantage account online, visit the Air Peace website and click Peace Advantage on the top menu.
Peace points are currently non-transferable and non-mergeable, the points are calculated as follows: Economy class points are 2% of the cost of the ticket and business class points are 3% of the cost of the ticket. The points are awarded to you 24 to 48 hours after you have flown.
Air Peace allows newly enrolled Peace Advantage members claim points for flights flown within the last 6 months before registering. If you have booked a ticket and have missing points after 48 hours, you can log into your account on the website and click the missing points tab to complete the form and get your points.
You cannot use your Peace points to buy tickets for someone else currently. For help on your Peace Advantage account, email [email protected] or call +234-809-064-7872, +234-908-740-1709.
Air Peace Careers
Air Peace recruits staff from time to time and these vacancies are posted on the airline’s website, according to them, they recruit driven people who possess a team spirit and share their values.
They claim to provide a supportive and productive work environment with room for personal, professional and career growth and development. Air Peace aspires to be a dependable employer providing employees with relevant training, opportunities and a secure work environment.
Working with Air Peace means you will work with some of the best Pilots, Engineers, Ground Operations and other supporting staff in the airline industry in Nigeria.
To view Air Peace open vacancies, visit flyairpeace.com and click Careers at the top of the page, the available vacancies on that day will be shown and you can click on the Apply Here link to apply immediately.