Port Harcourt, Lagos airports rated among worst in the world (See Full List)

Port Harcourt, Lagos airports rated among worst in the world (See Full List)

Two Nigerian Airports have been ranked among the world’s worst 20 airports.

These are Port Harcourt International Airport, Omagwa and Murtala Muhammed International Airport (MMIA), Lagos.

This is an outcome of a survey by renowned aviation organization, Sleep in Airport (sleepinairports.net).

The website ranked Lagos the fifth worst airport in the world, while Port Harcourt was ranked the third worst airport globally.

The criteria used included comfort (gate seating and availability of rest zones), services, facilities and things to do, food options, immigration/security, customer service, cleanliness, navigation, and ease of transit and sleepability.

The website explained that the airports that appeared on the list of worst airports in the world are those that have the capacity to truly offend travelers.

In order of ranking, the worst five airports in the world are:

1. Juba International Airport, South Sudan (JUB),

2. Jeddah King Abdulaziz International Airport, Saudi Arabia (JED),

3. Port Harcourt International Airport, Nigeria (PHC),

4. Crete Heraklion International Airport, Greece (HER) and

5. Lagos Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Nigeria (LOS).

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Others are

Santorini Thira National Airport, Greece (JTR),

Dar es Salaam Julius Nyerere International Airport, Tanzania (DAR),

Rhodes International Airport, Greece (RHO),

Paris Beauvais-Tille Airport, France (BVA),

Tashkent International Airport, Uzbekistan (TAS)

London Luton International Airport, England (LTN).

Rome Ciampino International Airport, Italy (CIA),

Kathmandu Tribhuvan International Airport, Nepal (KTM),

New York City LaGuardia, USA (LGA),

Chania International Airport, Greece (CHQ),

Caracas Simón Bolívar International Airport, Venezuela (CCS),

Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport, China (CAN),

Cluj International Airport, Romania (CLJ),

Islamabad Benazir Bhutto International Airport, Pakistan (ISB), and

Addis Ababa Bole International Airport, Ethiopia (ADD).

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