Get a SIM card in Nigeria

Buying a SIM card in Nigeria

There are no known restrictions on overseas visitors buying a SIM card while travelling to Nigeria.

We're not sure whether any providers for Nigeria offer prepaid mobile phone services for overseas visitors. Leave a comment below to let us know your experiences!

Mobile networks in Nigeria

The following mobile networks operational in Nigeria. Click through for information on compatibility, coverage, and pricing.

Name GSM UMTS LTE
MTN 2G 3G No
Glo Mobile 2G 3G No
Airtel 2G 3G No
Etisalat 2G 3G No
Mtel 2G No No

Some virtual network providers may not be listed in this table.

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