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Shipping Human Remains to Nigeria


 Nigerian Ship Out

If the person passed away with Covid there may be difficulty getting permission to fly.

We will do all that is in our power to get your loved one home.

If we are unable to complete the ship-out we will advise the family of local burial options.


Services of Funeral Director and Staff                                   $1,350

Transfer from place of death (within 50 miles)              $400

Embalming                                                                                                    $895

Dressing/Cosmetology/Casketing                                              $200

20 gauge metal casket with gasket (assorted colors)      $1,398

2 death certificates for Consulate                                                   $25

Overnight mail to and from Nigerian Consulate              $250

Consulate Fee                                                                                                 $30

Service van to airport                                                                               $200

Air-Tray (required by airline)                                                          $250

Airfare ESTIMATE ONLY                                                                   $5,500

TOTAL                                                                                         $10,498

Merchandise and services not specifically listed above are not included.

Family Requirements:

1. A family member in Nigeria must obtain a Waiver for the Repatriation of Corpse from the Federal Ministry of Health, Port Health Services, Abuja

2. Must have letter from family member or funeral home in Nigeria guaranteeing they will pick up the body on arrival in Nigeria

3. We must have the passport of the decedent.

4. We must have the name and address of the place of burial in Nigeria.

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