This article discusses how much it will cost to travel from Nigeria to the USA currently in this year 2023. Have you ever wanted to see the bustling cities, well-known sites, and breathtaking natural wonders of the United States of America? It is important to understand the financial costs involved with such a journey if you are a Nigerian thinking about going to the land of opportunities. This blog post attempts to provide you a thorough overview of how to plan and budget for your migration to the United States so let’s take a deep dive into everything concerning the costs associated with moving from Nigeria to the USA.
Undoubtedly, one of the top countries that Nigerians love to travel to is the United States of America. They travel to the United States for a variety of purposes, including job, study, vacation, business, healthcare, and recreation. You must first determine the cost of your travel if you intend to visit the USA. We have provided in this post how much it will cost you to fly from Nigeria to the United States. Without a thorough understanding of the travel expense, you should not plan to migrate. We will list the many airlines that fly between Nigeria and the USA and also let you know how much various USA visas cost. Without further ado, let us proceed.
CURRENT COST OF FLIGHTS FROM NIGERIA TO THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA (USA) 2023
You must factor in flying costs while planning a trip from Nigeria to the USA. This route is flown by a variety of airlines. As a result, it is crucial to compare the prices of various airlines’ flights to the USA. You can use this information to determine which airline best meets your needs. We will list the prices for the various flights from Nigeria to the USA in this area. They are given below:
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY ROYAL AIR MAROC
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦550,000 – ₦700,000
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦800,000 – ₦1 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY QATAR AIRWAYS
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦700,000 – ₦880,000
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦1 million – ₦1.38 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦1 million – ₦1.2 million
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦1.5 million – ₦1.8 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY KLM AIRLINES
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦900,000 – ₦1.1 million
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦1 million – ₦1.5 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY AIR FRANCE
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦800,000 – ₦1.1 million
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦1.3 million – ₦1.75 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY BRITISH AIRWAYS
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦900,000 – ₦1 million
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦800,000 – ₦2 million.
COST OF FLIGHT TICKETS TO THE UNITED STATES FROM NIGERIA BY DELTA AIRLINES
- Economy ticket costs between the price range of ₦500,000 – ₦700,000
- Business class costs between the price range of ₦1 million – ₦2 million.
CURRENT COST OF USA VISAS IN NIGERIA 2023
You require a visa if you are traveling from Nigeria to the USA. Even children and those traveling from Nigeria to the US for medical treatment must apply for and obtain visas. Before submitting your application, you must pay the visa application cost. Before your visa can be approved, you must appear in person for an interview after filing the application. The type of visa you need depends on why you are traveling. The various visas, their descriptions, and their prices in United States Dollars are listed below.
- Business/Tourist visa (Visa type B) – $160
- Transit visa (Visa type C-1) – $160
- Ship/Airline Crew (Visa type D) – $160
- Student (Academic visa/Visa type F) – $160
- Journalist and Media (Visa type I) – $160
- Exchange Visitors (Visa type J) – $160
- Student (Vocational visa/Visa type M) – $160
- Victim of Human Trafficking (Visa type T) – $160
- NAFTA Professionals (Visa types TN/TD) – $160
- Victim of Criminal Activity (Visa type U) – $160
- Temporary/Seasonal Workers and Employment, Trainees (Visa type H) – $190
- Intracompany Transferees (Visa type L) – $190
- Persons with Extraordinary Ability (Visa type O) – $190
- Athletes. Artists & Entertainers (Visa type P) – $190
- International Cultural Exchange (Visa type Q) – $190
- Religious Worker (Visa type R) – $190
- Fiancé(e) or Spouse of U.S. Citizen (Visa type K) – $265
- Treaty Trader/Investor, Australian Professional Specialty (Visa type E) – $205.
OTHER FEES REQUIRED FOR US TRAVEL FROM NIGERIA
The following are the other fees that you will be required to pay if you want to travel to the USA from Nigeria this 2023:
The Student and Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS), is an online tool that is used to keep track of those with F, M, and J visas as well as their family members. It tracks them from the time students get their initial paperwork (either a DS-2019 or an I-20), until they leave school or complete their programme. In order to confirm that their data is included in the SEVIS system, applicants for any of the visas covered by SEVIS are expected to contact their US-based academic institutions. In addition to the fee for applying for a visa, they must also pay separately for SEVIS. The cost is $350 for non-immigrants who have an I-20 form. For individuals who have a DS-2019 form, the cost is $220.
BLANKET L FEE
The Fraud Prevention and Detection Fee is another name for this. The price is $500 for any first-time principal applicant covered by the blanket petition for L status. On the day of the applicant’s interview, the fee must be paid in cash to the cashier at the US Consular Section. The cost must be paid once more in the event that a future L-1 visa application is based on a new I-129S form.
GUIDE ON HOW TO APPLY FOR A UNITED STATES VISA IN NIGERIA 2023
The following are the step by step processes on how to apply for a USA visa in Nigeria this 2023:
Choose the type of visa you require initially. Non-immigrant visas come in a variety of forms.
After determining the type of visa you require, you must look up the cost of the visa and pay the application fee.
After paying for the visa, you must finish filling out the DS-160 form. Before completing the form, make sure you have carefully read the instructions. Additionally, be sure to be precise and avoid making any errors.
Schedule an appointment for your visa interview. You must supply the following information in order to make your appointment:
- Passport number
- Receipt number.
- DS-160 confirmation page’s ten-digit barcode.
Show up for your interview at the US Embassy on time and as scheduled. Your visa will be given to you at the drop-off location you specified when making your appointment if your application is granted.