Arriving in Kozhikode

Book your flights to Kozhikode with Etihad Airways and explore this unique historical gem, once the capital of the Zamorin dynasty. Today, Kozhikode is a bustling centre of trade both domestically and internationally, set across a beautiful landscape full of unique local wildlife.

Plan Your Kozhikode Holiday

There are a number of reasons to travel to Kozhikode. Wildlife lovers will thoroughly enjoy exploring the Wayanad Wildlife Sanctuary, home to a variety of species available for viewing by the general public. History lovers will enjoy exploring museums, public buildings, and museums located within Mananchira Square. Travellers looking to relax can spend time gazing at the nearby beaches and enjoying beautiful sunsets.

The peak season to travel to Kozhikode runs from September to May, due to more moderate temperatures. We recommend that you book your tickets to Kozhikode several months in advance to find the best rates and to avoid the crowds. For flight deals to Kozhikode, consider travelling during less popular times in summer or during monsoon, when you may be greeted by warm temperatures and rainfall. You may also find cheap hotels in Kozhikode during these same time frames.

Flying from Nigeria

Book your flights from Nigeria to hundreds of destinations around the world with Etihad Airways. From the minute you book your flight to the time you arrive at your destination, Etihad will offer you exceptional customer service and a journey in a world class aircraft.

Major Airports in Nigeria

The largest airport in Nigeria is Murtala Muhammed International Airport (LOS). It is located in Ikeja, Lagos State, and serves the nation’s capital city. The airport has a duty free shop and various other customer services such as a bank and a business centre. It welcomed over 10 million visitors in 2012. The second largest airport is Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport (ABV) which is located just outside of Abuja. It has a cafeteria and shops for travellers.

Airport Transportation in Nigeria

You cannot take a train to Murtala Muhammed International Airport or to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport. Bus services are unavailable to LOS, however a shuttle bus to Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport is available from the central district in Abuja every hour. As in many countries, the most convenient form of transportation is to take a taxi. Depending on traffic, a taxi to Murtala Muhammed International Airport can take between 30 and 60 minutes.

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Interested in Kozhikode? Consider Auckland

Book your flights to Auckland with Etihad Airways and get set to enjoy a stunning natural landscape featuring volcanic sand beaches, mountains and massive canyons.

Plan Your Auckland Holiday

The diversity of Auckland’s topography makes the area an ideal location for the adventurous at heart. The region boasts 48 volcanic cones some of which are easily accessible to hikers and provide spectacular vista of the surrounding countryside and meandering coastline. Auckland also boasts its own rainforest and towering mountainous areas. You can explore the many different landscapes in a number of different ways including by kayak or waka, by hovercraft, by air or on foot allowing everyday to be a new and exciting adventure.

The busiest time of year to visit Auckland is between November and March. It is strongly recommended that you book your tickets to Auckland well in advance if travelling in the peak season. Cheap hotels in Auckland are also hard to find at this time of year and it is suggested that you consider travelling here between May and September. The weather is still very pleasant and the crowds are smaller. Flight deals to Auckland are available throughout the year with Etihad’s Deals section.

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