Address & Contact

Contact Information:

Telefonnummer: +32 492 31 02 16

Street address:
Yakubu Gowon Airport
Scherendelle 49
3090 Overijse

GPS Coordinates:
Longitude: 8,869°
Latitude: 9,640°


Yakubu Gowon Airport is a medium sized airport in Nigeria, serving the region of Jos. The longest runway is 9.845 feet or 3.001 meters long.

Local name: Jos
Airport size: medium airport
Serving area: Jos
Longest runway: 9845 (ft)


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About the airport

Yakubu Gowon Airport, with the IATA code "JOS" and the ICAO code "DNJO," is located in Jos, Nigeria. Serving as the main gateway to the Plateau State, this airport offers convenient access to the region's natural beauty and cultural attractions. The airport is named after Yakubu Gowon, a former Nigerian military head of state.

Yakubu Gowon Airport features a single terminal building that handles both domestic and international flights. It offers a range of facilities and services to ensure a comfortable travel experience. These include check-in counters, immigration and customs services, baggage handling, and car rental options.

The airport is well-connected to major Nigerian cities, with several airlines operating regular flights to and from Jos. Travelers can easily reach popular destinations within the country or connect to international flights through larger airports in Nigeria.

Located in the heart of Nigeria's Middle Belt region, Jos is known for its pleasant climate, picturesque landscapes, and rich cultural heritage. Visitors can explore attractions such as the Jos Wildlife Park, Shere Hills, and the National Museum of Nigeria. With its convenient location and essential amenities, Yakubu Gowon Airport serves as an excellent starting point for travelers planning their trip to this vibrant region of Nigeria.