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Air Ambulance Costs

UK to Nigeria

If you need to organise medical transportation from Nigeria to the UK, or anywhere else in the world, we’re here to help.

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Guide prices

  • Nigeria £47,000

Why are these only guide prices?

Air ambulances from Nigeria to the UK start from £47,000.

This price includes all elements of our bed-to-bed medical transportation service, comprising of flights, ground transfers, hospital admission and the translation of medical notes.

The exact cost of your air ambulance service will depend on a range of factors, including:

  • The type and size of aircraft used
  • The number of medics required
  • Your destination, and the distance flown
  • The airport landing fees
  • The distance that ground ambulances need to cover
  • The number of companions joining the patient on the flight

If you would like more guidance on how our prices are calculated, take a look at our guide to air ambulance costs. To get an exact price which is tailored to your needs, please get in touch with our team for a no-obligation quotation.

Got any questions?

Our team is always on-hand to answer any questions you may have about our medical transport services, and we are here to put your mind at ease. Contact us at any time for advice or support.

Where we fly from

Our air ambulances from Nigeria can be requested from all major airports, including Abuja and Lagos. This allows us to get as close to the patient as possible, minimising any additional travel, and alleviating any stress from our customers.

What does it include?

Our medical repatriation involves a complete bed-to-bed service, transporting the patient from their location to their destination, and ensuring the best possible care at all times.

Our services include:

  • Collecting the patient from their hospital ward in Nigeria
  • Requesting and translating the patient’s medical notes
  • Arranging for the patient to be transferred by ground ambulance to our fully equipped medical aircraft
  • Providing highly trained medics to accompany the patient to their destination
  • Organising the patient’s admission to an NHS or private hospital in the destination country
  • Transporting the patient from the aircraft to the destination hospital by ground ambulance

If you have any specific needs from our service that you can’t see covered in this list, please don’t hesitate to contact us and request a call back. Our team will be able to advise you on how our bespoke packages can accommodate your needs.

Our air ambulance aircraft

When you book an air ambulance from Nigeria, the type of aircraft we provide will depend on a number of factors, including the medical condition of the patient and the number of people travelling with them on the journey.

For medical transportation from Nigeria, we typically use one of the following aircraft:

Our team will be delighted to provide you with more information on the aircraft we have available, and the medical personnel and equipment on board. Please get in touch with your query and our team will be happy to assist.

Why you should choose us

IAS Medical has been providing an unparalleled air ambulance service from Nigeria to locations worldwide for many years. Our service has been NHS-approved, putting the needs of our patients first and providing the highest quality medical care at all times.

IAS Medical take pride in the high standards we set for patient care.

The air ambulance aircraft we use are fitted with complete medical stretcher systems that incorporate medical oxygen, suction and electrical power outlets for medical equipment.

Therefore, space on board the aircraft is limited and it is recommended that luggage is restricted to one piece of hand luggage per person weighing not more than 15 kgs.

A question that is often asked by family members is, “Can I fly on the Air Ambulance too?” The answer, under normal circumstances, is “Yes”!

All IAS Medical air ambulances have the capacity to comfortably carry one companion with the patient.

However, IAS Medical recommends that critical ill patients travel alone to avoid worry and distress for the companion.

The decision to carry a companion is one that rests with our Medical Director and depends on the medical condition of the patient.

When repatriating a patient with IAS Medical you will not have to board the aircraft via the main airport terminal and endure all that is associated with it.

IAS Medical will engage the services of an executive handling agent at the airport of departure and arrival. The handling agent is employed to ensure that the transfer between ground ambulance to air ambulance and vice versa is quick, seamless and as easy as possible.

When the ground ambulance conveying the patient arrives at the airport of departure, it will be met by the handling agent, and seamlessly escorted directly to the awaiting air ambulance where the medical team will ensure the patient is transferred safely and comfortably.

The same service is provided to you as a companion and any security requirements will be dealt with by the IAS Medical handling agent.

IAS Medical has a wide range of air ambulances and ground ambulances located throughout the UK and Internationally.

Our pilots and medics are on-call 24 hours a day and for urgent repatriation cases we can organise same day repatriation flights.

IAS Medical are able to respond extremely quickly to move NHS transplant teams and are on stand-by around the clock to deploy an aircraft in as little as 45 minutes.

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